Housing

Here you can find the most important things you should know about housing when living and studying in the Netherlands.

In our housing section you can find answers to the following questions:

  • Where should I start my search for a room or apartment?
  • What are my rights and obligations as a tenant?
  • What monthly bills can I expect to pay?
  • Where can I go for legal advice?
  • How do I let he local council know that I moved house?

…and so much more!

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