5 must read tips for finding a rental in two weeks in Amsterdam

How can you get your hands on a great rental home in two weeks or less? It’s a true challenge, especially in a city like Amsterdam, but it can be done. You just need a well thought through system. Follow these steps and you’ll find a rental very fast. Tip 1: Set realistic criteria for…

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How to afford that great rental property

If it were up to us, rental property would be much cheaper in Amsterdam. It’s not easy getting  property under a thousand euros a month, but it’s possible. However, if you were to up your budget a little, much more rental property is available. If you have around €1200 to spend, your options incease. Also,…

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Discover the cheapest rentals in Amsterdam Zuidoost

(Foto: Geldhof makelaardij) Between all that green there’re houses too. The cheapest rentals in Amsterdam that is. In the past 12 months of statistics collected by RentSlam, there were 650 rentals available in this area. But how much doe one cost exactly? The cheapest rentals in Amsterdam Take the metro to Amsterdam Zuidoost and walk around…

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Don’t skip Zuidoost when looking for a rental

We had a look at Oost and Zuid, but if you are looking for a place to live in Amsterdam, you should really also consider Zuidoost. It has a lot of green, high rise flats, but also the cheapest houses in Amsterdam. That is certainly worth that ride on the metro. More space in Zuidoost…

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How much is rent in Amsterdam Oost?

(Foto Roeland Koning) Crime – there is hardly any – and your neighbors are great. But what do you get for your money in Amsterdam Oost. No worries, we looked up how much rent in Amsterdam Oost will set you back. Cheap houses in Amsterdam Oost Hop on your bike and go discover those lovely…

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The cheapest houses in Amsterdam are in these 3 neighborhoods

Finding a rental in Amsterdam is difficult, it requires dedication. It helps if you know where to look. Especially if you are on a budget. So we have put together a list of places where you can find the cheapest houses in Amsterdam. Our top 3 neighborhoods with the cheapest houses in Amsterdam ranked for…

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This is how to find apartments in Amsterdam

The other day Peter and Raúl – the RentSlam men – took me aside and asked me if I could explain to them what RentSlam does. Haha! I was able to explain it better than the founders themselves. So if you are looking to find apartments in Amsterdam, read below how RentSlam can help you…

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This is why you want to rent in Amsterdam Oost

(Picture: Perry Tak) Besides Amsterdam Noord and Zuidoost, Oost is your best option to find affordable rentals in Amsterdam. It saves you a ride on the metro and a trip with the ferry over het IJ, but what else do you get in return? You will have the coolest neighbors in the whole of Amsterdam and the lowest…

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Winter is the best time to find a rental in Amsterdam

Rent is expensive in Amsterdam, that’s a given. There are ways of enhancing your success in finding a house though. Our latest discovery: you have less competition in Amsterdam when looking for a rental in the winter. Dutch people are not big fans of moving during the winter (holidays). Less people register for rentals in…

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This is why you want a rental in the Jordaan area

Did you already find a rental in the Jordaan area? Pull that door shut – your door that is – and enjoy your new neighborhood. You dont live in the Jordaan yet? In that case we still have “The perfect day in the Jordaan” for you. Just a last little nudge, because this is where…

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Why renting in Amsterdam North is a good idea

Ok, ok, so a few weeks ago we wrote why you really want to rent a house in the Jordaan. Not that we are against it now, but we did it, we took the ferry across to Amsterdam North or simply Noord. Wind in your face, water splashing and birds circling your head, it is…

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Low cost rentals in Amsterdam North

Amsterdam North – the figures. All you need to way the pluses and the minuses against each other. We think renting in Amsterdam North is a good idea. But what do low cost rentals in Amsterdam North set you back every month, and what should you expect for that? Low cost rentals in Amsterdam North Take a…

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