Japanese authorities say they’re ready to rent Tokyo’s apartments to foreign buyers

Tokyo has offered to rent apartments in its downtown core to foreign investors, a move aimed at helping revive a battered economy and reinvigorate a struggling manufacturing sector.Officials said the offer was made during a meeting on Monday with foreign […]

Tenants pay rent in Amsterdam, too, but it’s not nearly as cheap as in London

Tenants in Amsterdam pay about €1,000 in rent per month, which works out to €872 per year, a number that is roughly double that of London’s housing market.However, according to data compiled by the Dutch Housing Federation, which represents the […]

‘We need to do something’: The Netherlands is looking at a house rent freeze, but what will it cost?

A house rent hike could hit the Dutch housing market, the country’s biggest housing provider Nederlandse Veritas has warned, with the government looking at introducing a measure that could cost up to 20 percent of household incomes.The country’s housing authority […]