First time buyers can offer less when the mortgage rate rises again and those who cannot pull it off.
Ⓒ Dutch size / Dutch freelancer
Amsterdam – It is precisely at this time of crisis that many homeowners would find themselves in trouble if the Cabinet accelerated the reduction in mortgage rate relief. “Many people in the Netherlands really need this fume cupboard,” says Hans André de la Porte, spokesman for the Vereniging Eigen Huis. He is ready to talk about reducing the interest deduction faster, as Minister Hoekstra (Finance) and three of the four coalition parties want, but then there has to be compensation.