Finding housing is the first step you need to take towards making Maastricht your new home. In this section, we’ll give you an overview of the main things you need to consider when looking for and choosing your accommodation in the city, including:
- The main types of accommodation in Maastricht
- Some important differences between the social (public) and private housing sectors in the Netherlands
- How much rent you can expect to pay for housing in Maastricht
- What your rental contract can and should legally include (and not include!)
- General information about living in nearby Belgium
Please note that the official advice from Maastricht Housing is to not arrive in the city for the academic year 2023-2024 if you have not secured housing!