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Dutch Housing Market Quarterly Dutch version

Dutch housing market continues to gain momentum

Confidence among Dutch households in the market for owner-occupied homes is and remains high. We are anticipating a rise to around 230,000 sales a year, and as regards the house price we anticipate an average annual rise of 5% for 2016 and 2017.

Economic Update

The Netherlands: Domestic economy shows strong recovery

The domestic sector of the Dutch economy is in phase of accelerated growth. The labour market is recovering faster than expected. Moreover, the confidence of Dutch consumers and producers increased significantly in recent months and consumers finally began to spend more.