RaboResearch - Economic Research

Dutch Housing Market Quarterly Dutch version

Housing market recovery continues

The recovery on the Dutch housing market continues. The market bottomed in mid-2013, in terms of both price and sales numbers. We envisage a strong increase in owner-occupied sales and a small house price increase in 2014 and 2015.

Economic Update Dutch version

Consumer spending creates tailwind for Dutch economy

In our most recent estimate for the Dutch economy, we expressed our expectation of a contraction in consumer spending compared to last year. However, this expectation may yet be exceeded thanks to a recovery in the consumption of durable goods.