Create a Real Estate Business in the Netherlands
Create a Real Estate Business in the Netherlands
Are you ready to open the door and create a real estate business in the Netherlands?
With its resilient post-economic downturn economy, the Dutch real estate market is very stable and growing. This growth has been fuelled by the increase in demand for office space and residential properties as more and more businesses move to the Netherlands to take advantage of its favorable business environment. The cities of Amsterdam and Den Haag are particularly popular due to the growing IT sector in those areas, as well as the port city of Rotterdam.
This makes the country the perfect place to invest in the property sector and create a real estate business in the Netherlands.
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Permits & Legislation
The real estate sector in the Netherlands is regulated by a number of laws, including the Dutch Housing Act, as well as the Building Decree and building permits, should you wish to explore property development.
Not sure whether you need a license, or which license to apply for? Our company formation agents can help you determine whether you need any licenses or permits to start a real estate business in the Netherlands. Call us now to discuss how we can help you to make the process go quickly and smoothly.
How do I set up a real estate business in the Netherlands
The first thing you have to do when starting a Dutch business is to register a Dutch company with the Dutch Trade Register, which must include the mandatory NACE (Nomenclature of Economic Activities) number. For real estate businesses, the numbers are as follows (depending on the type of operation):
Section L; Division 68; Group 68.1 - 68.3; Class 68.10 - 68.32.
Once you have registered your business, such as a Dutch BV, you may need to apply for certain licenses and permits. Call us to find out more.
Why choose INCO to help you to start a real estate business in the Netherlands?
INCO has helped a number of people to set up a real estate business in the Netherlands.
Our specialist agents have a lot of experience with the process of incorporating a company, including starting a Dutch BV, and they know the formalities of starting a real estate business in the Netherlands.
Our consultants can connect you to the relevant authorities and regulatory bodies and provide you with business development services for your real estate business in the Netherlands.
We can help you to draw up an effective business plan so you can start a profitable Dutch company and begin operating in the real estate sector as soon as possible.
Speak to an INCO consultant, they can help you to secure funding for your real estate business.
Because INCO is a Dutch company, we know the Dutch real estate market well and can guide you to set up a business, such as a Dutch BV, in the Netherlands quickly and without any hassles. This makes INCO the best local business partner for your business in the Netherlands.
When you start a business in the Netherlands, you are going to need skilled employees. We can connect you to top real estate recruitment agencies to ensure that you get the top talent for your real estate business.
We are the ultimate local partners for your real estate business. Call now!
Frequently asked questions:
Do I require a license to operate a real estate business in the Netherlands?
Maybe. Certain types of real estate businesses may require licenses or permits to operate.
Why is The Netherlands such a good place to start a real estate business?
Easy access to affordable capital
Influx of businesses into the Netherlands, increasing the need for office and residential spaces.
The Dutch Real estate sector is logistically favorably positioned to service the entire EU.
Well educated population with high participation in the real estate sector.
Attractive tax rates that draw a lot of investors to the Dutch real estate markets
The Netherlands has a very stable and resilient business environment
How long does it take to start a real estate business in the Netherlands?
Starting a Dutch company usually takes between 2-5 days, but if you require any licenses or permits to operate a real estate company in the Netherlands, it may take a bit longer. Call us to find out more.
Can I start a real estate business in the Netherlands as a non-Dutch or EU citizen?
Yes. The Dutch government allows foreigners to start a Dutch company or bring their existing business from abroad. However, certain legal conditions apply.
You can’t wait to create a real estate business in the Netherlands, but you are unsure whether the market is the right one?
Or if you are considering other EU countries like Belgium or Spain, feel free to schedule a free consultation with one of our Dutch business development agents to discuss why the real estate sector in the Netherlands is the perfect place to start a Dutch real estate company.
We can help you determine your business proposition, as well as the services you aim to provide and give input and expert guidance on how to present this to the Dutch market.
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