It has always been relatively attractive to buy a house in the Netherlands. However, the rules are about to change. Henk van Seijen shares a few of these changes with the readers in this article.
For instance: the maximum mortgage will be reduced, the mortgage interest deduction is going down, and the imputed rents are going up. He also offers readers information on the National Mortgage Guarantee, the temporary reduction in VAT on home improvements, and under which conditions property transfer tax is not due.