4 tips to get a rental house in Amsterdam in 4 weeks

It took the owner of RentSlam much longer than 4 weeks the first time to find a rental house in Amsterdam (it took him over 4 months). He now lives on the Prinsengracht and every day he answers dozens of phone calls with questions about the Amsterdam rental market. All his advice is now clearly…

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Renting in Zuidoost – The nicest neighborhoods to find a house in

In this series we focus on the neighborhoods where affordable rentals are still available. Our goal is to track down those streets that everyone overlooks or don’t know about, while they are more than worth the effort to rent a house. Then you know exactly where to look. This month: renting in Zuidoost. Amsterdam Zuidoost…

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The best way for moving house in Amsterdam is, to do it yourself

Ok, if you are smart, you move in winter time. The chances of getting a new rental apartment is much higher, because the rest of the city is busy with the holidays. In addition, we do the moving house in Amsterdam ourselves, the more euros we can save, the better. And since winter is upon us, we’ll…

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Choosing a flatmate in Amsterdam, this is how it’s done.

To make living in Amsterdam a reality, you may need to look for a flatmate more often than desired. Together, it seems to be a lot more fun than alone, if you pick the right person. Hence these tips: Choosing a flatmate in Amsterdam, this is how it’s done. Choosing a flatmate whom is right…

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4 x what to look for when viewing a rental property

Once in a while an apartment comes by that is just right in every way. That apartment can be yours. The properties for rent in the city are not cheap, and getting one is not easy. As soon as the time has come to start doing viewings, you should be well prepared and nicely dressed…

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The affordable areas in Amsterdam Nieuw-West where you do want to live

In this series, we focus on the areas where you can still find affordable rentals (for Amsterdam standards). Our goal is to track down the streets that everyone tends to skip. You might not even be aware of their existence, even though they’re worth renting a house on. You’ll know exactly where to look. This…

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