Housing in the Netherlands

Everyone needs a roof over their head!

Whether your plan is to rent or buy a property, it is useful to know what to expect before beginning your search. Later, when establishing your home, you'll need to know how to get water, electricity, gas, telephone and the Internet set up. Here's where to find that information.

Confused by local terms? Refer to the Property Jargon Guide to decode words and abbreviations used in property advertisements online, in newspapers, and in the windows of estate agents.