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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

Why you CAN buy a house in the Netherlands (Even if you’re an expat and aren’t planning on staying forever)

Why you CAN buy a house in the Netherlands (Even if you’re an expat and aren’t planning on staying forever) Has it ever crossed your mind to buy a house in the Netherlands? Has the Netherlands become your home more than you consider your native country to be your home? So much so that you....

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Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

What costs do I need to be aware of when buying a house?

What costs do I need to be aware of when buying a house? The costs are probably the least favorite part of buying a house. But being prepared can save you a headache later on. When you buy a house in the Netherlands, you can get a mortgage for up to 100% of the property....

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Friday, May 1st, 2020

The Dutch health insurance

How does the Dutch health insurance work?   The basic health insurance is statutory insurance and reimburses the costs for basic healthcare, such as general practitioner, pharmacy, and hospital stays. The government determines which reimbursements form part of the basic health insurance and sets up the own excess which is standard €385,- a year (2020).....

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Monday, March 23rd, 2020

What kind of insurances are mandatory for your house?

When you want to live in the Netherlands as an expat, there are several things to take into consideration. By now, you’ve probably already gathered quite a lot of information about living in the Netherlands as an expat. But one of the most daunting tasks seems to involve insurances, if you’ve decided to buy a….

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Monday, March 2nd, 2020

What is ground lease and how does it work?

What is ground lease and how does it work? Are you about to embark on a new adventure? Have you decided to move to the Netherlands to work as an expat? That is undoubtedly very exciting. Perhaps it’s also a bit stressful since there are so many things going through your mind right now. There....

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Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

What to expect when you are moving to the Netherlands as an expat

Moving to the Netherlands as an expat - what to expect? You’ve decided to take the plunge and are moving to the Netherlands to work here as an expat. You’re excited about this new adventure and you might be wondering what the Dutch are like, what the unwritten rules are, and just generally what you can....

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