Buying A House In The Netherlands (In A Nerdy Way)

So you’re in the process of buying a house in Marbella – you’ve got a clear idea of your budget and arranged a reliable lawyer. It’s a slightly quicker process than in the UK where property purchases take around six to eight weeks. By calculating your net worth, you will know if you can afford the principal, interest, tax and insurance(PITI) and private mortgage insurance payments on the home you want to buy.

For example if your property costs 100 000 euro, you will have to pay to the notary 425 euro. Talk to your real estate agent about home values in your area and their┬ápotential. If you’re paying extra for any fittings, remember sellers often price up goods on what they paid originally, which can have little relation to current values.

Prices you see on realtor websites here in Chiang Mai are often houses that have been fully …