Social investment

A time for social investment

The role of financial advisor is a responsible one at the best of times. People entrust you with their money, their hopes and their dreams and it is your job to make sure that you give them the best possible...
buying a house in the netherlands

Yes, now is a good time to buy a house

Scarcely a day goes by without another report appearing in the press about problems in the Dutch housing market, particularly when it comes to affordable rental housing or finding a place to buy. House prices rose by an average of...

A few ground rules about ground rent

Some 200,000 homes in private hands in Amsterdam are built on land owned by the city itself, rather than the home owner. This system, known as erfpacht, operates in other countries as well. In Britain such properties are known as...