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Dutch social housing and housing benefit
What is the difference between the private market and the social housing market for rental properties?
What are the conditions to qualify for social housing?
Please note that conditions may change from one year to another but here you have the main ones:
- There is a maximum gross income a year that you can have
- Sociale-huurwoning refers to houses with a lower rent than private housing.
- You need to register at a housing corporation
Find more information at the Government’s website version in English: www.government.nl/topics/housing/rented-housing.