Netherlands Investment Briefing


The real estate market in the Netherlands was a success story in 2017, attracting strong interest from domestic and foreign investors and becoming the third country after Germany and France by investment volume. 

2018 has started on a high note, with a strong economy and expanding occupier markets. What are the prospects for the months ahead? What will foreign investors, who are doing 70% of the deals, focus their attention on?

Are there any clouds on the horizon?  Will increasing demand keep driving up house prices? Is there a risk of a bubble forming, particularly in residential in Amsterdam and Utrecht?Will the urbanisation trend lead to more investment in the residential sector?

What are the prospects for the fast-growing student housing sector? Will supply increase to meet demand? The Dutch economy is performing well and Amsterdam is emerging as a favoured destination for banks and companies leaving London because of Brexit.

What are the prospects for the office sector? Is it gaining momentum in the capital and elsewhere? What about the fast-growing logistics sector? Will the retail sector benefit from the economic recovery and higher consumer confidence? Tourism is doing well, but will tighter planning regulations have an impact on the hotels sector?

Come to this time-efficient briefing, hear market experts answer these and other questions, and get to ask your own questions.