nieuwe huurwoning

Moving to a new apartment

You rented a new apartment, and now? How awesome, congratulations with your new apartment. Exciting times are ahead, but moving is a stressful time. You have to think about many things and make loads of arrangements. Let’s hope you don’t forget anything… Packing Packing properly seems daft, but it really helps, more than you might…

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Top 3 dogs & rental homes: ideal dogs for an apartment

Now that you are looking for a rental property in Amsterdam with RentSlam, and creating mood boards for inspiration, you might as well start daydreaming about a pet. The sky is the limit in these cold winter months. Would be nice if your new best friend waits for you when you come home. But which…

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Verhuizen

The best way to move 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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Huisgenoten om samen te huren

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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Prinsengracht Amsterdam

Rent a house next to the most expensive houses in Amsterdam

Rent in Amsterdam is expensive, sometimes even ridiculous. That is why we dream about buying a house, because those home owners have it made. They are set (in stone). And us? We can’t buy yet. What we can do though is live in a great rental, right next to those expensive houses in Amsterdam. Suddenly…

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RentSlam rentals

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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Amsterdam vanaf Noord gezien

In these parts of Amsterdam Noord you do want to live

In this series we focus on the neighborhoods where, for Amsterdam purposes, there still are affordable houses for rent. Our goal is to find those streets that most others overlook, or are not even aware of their existence, but are definitely worth renting a house on. So you will know where to look. This month:…

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Sloterplas

The 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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Renting out your apartment in Amsterdam? Find tenants!

Did you find that perfect job abroad, did you meet the perfect mate and want to move in together, or did you buy a new house, but are not ready to give up your current home? These are all reasons to get into the luxury position of having an extra home in Amsterdam. The thought…

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tips for expats long term rentals

6 things expats in Amsterdam need to arrange

Picking up your stuff and moving to another country is quite exciting. Once you find yourself between all those tall Dutch people, that never close their curtains (we still have no idea why we don’t), you’ll be confronted with a different culture, language and rules. As an expat in Amsterdam there are a bunch of…

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Verhuur je huis via RentSlam

Homeowners wanted: RentSlam is ready for you

Every month hundreds of people are actively using RentSlam to find their next home for rent. The numbers are growing, and if it is up to us, we will find all of them a house. The more rental properties offered through the RentSlam platform the better. That is why we are looking for homeowners that…

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Rent a house with rentslam

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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