Volgens het Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek zijn er in 2019 bijna 71.000 nieuwbouwwoningen opgeleverd. Ten opzichte van het jaar ervoor is het een groei van 6 procent en het hoogste aantal nieuwbouwwoningen sinds 2009.
Inmiddels zitten we in een hoogtepunt maar op het dieptepunt werden er maar 45.000 nieuwbouwwoningen opgeleverd. Naar alle waarschijnlijkheid is het hoogste punt ook weer geweest. Door de stiksofcrisis zijn er voor nieuwbouwwoningen minder vergunningen verstrekt. De verwachting volgens het Economisch Instituut voor de bouw is dat de nieuwbouwproductie dit jaar met zo’n 5 procent zal dalen.
In de Nederlandse hoofdstad kwamen er in 2019 de meeste nieuwbouwwoningen bij (ruim 500). De woningvoorraad steeg procentueel gezien het meest door nieuwbouw in de kleine buurgemeente Diemen met bijna 9 procent.
The CBS notes that the Dutch economy will keep on growing the next 3 months. The growth consisted of 0,4 per cent in comparison with the quarter before. This is the same as the 2 first quarters of 2019.
The main reason for the growth is de spending of consumers and the investments of companies. Despite the discussion and measures about nitrogen and PFAS, the production of building companies keeps growing.
A lot of building companies cannot start with new projects because the distrubtion of permits lays still. But building companies had enough ongoing projects in the last quarter which they received a permit for in may, so they could keep going.
On November 21st, expats in Amsterdam got the opportunity to learn all about the housing market in our capital city. Jarl Brouwer, iQ Makelaar working in the Amsterdam region, organised a seminar where buying a house was the main subject. He did this in collaboration with the organization 'Expat Republic' and Martin Ten Hagen, mortgage advisor and financial professional.
Buying a property in Amsterdam can be really painful or really exciting, it all depends on how you go about it. With so many rules and procedures in The Netherlands, many houses on the market and so many people bidding, it’s hard to know what to do or where to start! Therefore, this cosy seminar was very suitable for expats who would like private focused advice for their buying needs and learn about hte real estate market. The evening was a huge success and Jarl came into contact with several purchase-customers.
It can be difficult for expats to find a country where they feel at home and find a job. Therefore, InterNations started a research where they question 187 people from all over the world each year about different aspects of living abroad.
Number 1 position is held by Taiwan because of the quality of life, the affordability, quality of health care, safety and career possibilities. The Netherlands are at place 24 because it is a popular location for expats to work and travel.
Bron: Business Insider
For professional and local service you can also go to our capital city from now on: the iQ Makelaars Amsterdam office has opened! Jarl Brouwer (in the middle) has started on October 1st 2019 as franchisee of iQ Makelaars in Amsterdam.
Jarl has been active in real estate for years. He started in the real estate rental business, at HouseHunting in Amstelveen. He has also been active as franchisee for the Huizenbemiddelaar. Jarl got enthusiastic about the concept iQ Makelaars and our marketing approach. We are excited that he puts his knowledge to use for iQ Makelaars from now on!
Jarl gained a lot of experience in sales and knowlegde on the local housing market of Amsterdam. He posesses a good network of investors and expats in our capital city and is happy when sustainable relationships are built. Jarl also focuses on providing excellent service. He will service the market for iQ Makelaars from his office at the Waalstraat 15 in Amsterdam-South.
For the first time since 2019, home owners are more confident about the housing market. The optimism comes from the low interest rates. This positivity is mostly from the people that already own a house: starters and renters are more pessimistic. The optimism will grow with the prospects of the low staying morgage rates.
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