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5 bed Canal property for sale in Central Amsterdam

Set over four floors,this 5 bed, 2 bathroom canal house in Central Amsterdam includes orginial, restored wooden beams, tall ceilings. Restoration of this canal house was completed at the beginning of 2019.

 

Luxury penthouse for sale near Vondelpark, Amsterdam

2 bedroom penthouse situated in prestigious location overlooking Vondelpark. The penthouse boasts large terraces with 180 degree views of the surrounding area.

 

Large 4 bed house in Jordaan, Amsterdam

Previously an old factory building, this house has been renovated to exquisite quality, incorporating numerous modern technologies. The house also includes a sizable rooftop terrace.

 

 

 

 

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Property in Amsterdam showcases a rich history within the architecture; Some of the leaning canal houses in Amsterdam date back to around the 1600s while the Oude Kerk (Old Church) located in De Wallen dates back to around 1250.

Amsterdam was once a busy trading port. Many wonder why the houses in Amsterdam are so narrow; The houses in Amsterdam were constructed in such a way as to allow the maximum number of entrances of businesses to face the canals.

Merchants in Amsterdam would import/export goods via the canals and store them in the attics of their houses. Since the houses are so narrow, goods were hauled to the attic using a pulley attached to a hook on a beam on the upper level.

 

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Typical house style in Amsterdam. The pulley hooks can be seen on the roof gables in the image above.

 

In general, narrow canal houses for sale within the center of Amsterdam are fairly similar in size and price; Ranging from 5-7m in width and priced starting at around €700,000 for the smaller plots.

While the majority of the properties in central Amsterdam are narrow, there are various houses along the Herengracht canal which are up to 15-20m in width. These houses once belonged to wealthy bankers and politicians who had sufficient wealth to purchase and build upon two narrow plots.

Depending on your preference of the type of lifestyle you want, you may want to explore the various neighborhoods of Amsterdam.


Overall, the neighborhoods of Amsterdam are fairly similar, however each has its own unique qualities.
 

 

Property for sale in De Pijp, Amsterdam

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Property in De Pijp Amsterdam for sale

 

De Pijp is an urban area built in the 19th century for low income families, thus the homes for sale in De Pijp are fairly narrow.

Due to modernization and the demand for property in the area, houses in Amsterdam De Pijp are now fairly pricey - a 3 bedroom house in De Pijp will set you back around €1.8m+, where as an apartment in this area of Amsterdam will cost you around €450,000.

 

5 bed Canal house for sale. De Pijp, Amsterdam

5 bed Canal house for sale. De Pijp, Amsterdam

 

 

Property for sale in De Wallen, Amsterdam

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Property in De Wallen Amsterdam for sale

 

De Wallen is the oldest neighborhood in Amsterdam; Built in the 16th century, De Wallen displays some historic architecture and is the center of the city of Amsterdam.

Due to the central location of De Wallen, prices are on average higher here; If you intend to purchase one of the apartments for sale in central Amsterdam, be prepared to spend upwards of €350,000 for a small apartment and €1m+ for larger apartments.

 

Modern canal house for sale in Central Amsterdam

Modern canal house for sale in Central Amsterdam

 

 

Property for sale in Buiksloterham, Amsterdam

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The neighborhood of Builksloterham is a former industrial area and showcases a rustic, yet modern architecture. Builksloterham is located across the water from central Amsterdam.

Property prices will vary depending on how far inland you intend to search in Buiksloterham; Expect a 3 bed apartment in this area of Amsterdam to cost between €250,000 and €900,000.

 

New-build 2 bed apartment for sale in Buiksloterham

New-build 2 bed apartment for sale in Buiksloterham

 

 

Property for sale in Westerpark, Amsterdam

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Houses for sale Westerpark Amsterdam

 

Buildings for sale in the neighborhood of Westerpark showcase a 20th century architecture of an urban redbrick style and are situated near to Westerpark - one of the largest parks in central Amsterdam.

Westerpark is a fairly prestigious area in terms of properties; Buying an apartment in Westerpark Amsterdam may set you back between €500,000 and €1.5m.

 

Luxury penthouse for sale facing Westerpark, Amsterdam

Luxury penthouse for sale facing Westerpark, Amsterdam

 

 

Property for sale in Oud-West, Amsterdam

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Property in Oud West Amsterdam for sale

 

Oud-West is a foodies dream area. Oud-West showcase a range of architectural styles and are close to the famous Vondelpark and the tourist landmark - "I AMSTERDAM" sign, which has now been removed.

Similarly to Westerpark, Oud-West is a pricey area of Amsterdam. If you happen to be interested in an apartment overlooking Vondelpark, expect to pay upwards of €2m.

 

Stylish 3 bed apartment for sale in Oud-West Amsterdam

Stylish 3 bed apartment for sale in Oud-West Amsterdam

 

 

Property to rent in Amsterdam

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A high number of the canal houses in Amsterdam have been converted to flats/apartments in order to be rented out or to be sold off individually.

While a large percentage of the flats and apartments for sale in Amsterdam are situated in converted buildings, you can also find more modern apartments on the outskirts of the city or around the port of Amsterdam and in Buiksloterham.

If you don't have the budget to buy a house in Amsterdam, renting a house or apartment in Amsterdam would obviously be your go-to option. In general, expect to pay a much higher monthly rent in central Amsterdam compared to the outskirts of the city.

 

Studio apartment to rent in central Amsterdam

Studio apartment to rent in central Amsterdam

 

 

 

 

 

 

House-boats for sale in Amsterdam

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House-boats for sale in Amsterdam

 

If you have visited Amsterdam or seen pictures of the city, you will have noticed that the city was built with a large network of canals, totaling around 50km. On these canals, you may have noticed the countless numbers of canal boats which are either tethered up or on the move.

If you are keen to live on the water, then this could be a viable option for you. Living on a houseboat can also be a much cheaper way of living. You are also not tied to staying in Amsterdam; canals connect to various other locations across the Netherlands.

Costs for a houseboat depend on the size of the boat, however are generally priced between €450,000 and €650,000.

 

1 bed canal boat for sale, Amsterdam Central

1 bed canal boat for sale, Amsterdam Central

 

 

 

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Considerations when buying a house in Amsterdam, Netherlands
 

If you are planning on purchasing a house or renting long term in Amsterdam, there are various considerations you should note;

Amsterdam is famous for being a bike-friendly city. If you aim to commute to/from Amsterdam for work, you may struggle with driving around the city. Parking fees are also exceptionally high within the city centre and parking spaces are fairly limited.

It would also be highly beneficial if you were to learn the basics of the Dutch language if you plan on moving to the.

For further considerations and other points to note when purchasing a house in Amsterdam, you may want to read this article on buying a property in the Netherlands from Expatica.

 

Recommended pages:

Things to know about living in Amsterdam.

An expat guide for Amsterdam