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Find a Home in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, located in Holland in the west of Europe, is a gorgeous city that's absolutely rife with culture, things to do and absolutely wonderful things to see. While it's a lovely place to visit for a holiday, there are more and more people looking to make the move into the city after paying a visit, or simply after seeing someone else's photos!


Amsterdam, located in Holland in the west of Europe, is a gorgeous city that’s absolutely rife with culture, things to do and absolutely wonderful things to see. While it’s a lovely place to visit for a holiday, there are more and more people looking to make the move into the city after paying a visit, or simply after seeing someone else’s photos!

If moving into Amsterdam is something you think you’d like to do and you are looking for some tips to help you move smoothly, then you’re in the right place! We here at Domobase can help you make the right choices when it comes to moving somewhere brand new, and perhaps make the process go a little more smoothly for you. So, if you’re thinking of moving soon, then just keep on reading.

Find a Home in Amsterdam

When looking for a home in a brand new city, a bit of expert help and guidance never goes amiss. Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a property, seeking the advice and guidance of an expert Real Estate Agent can give you exactly what you need to find a property that you’ll absolutely adore. They can help with advising on the area you want to live in, using their connections in the industry to find beautiful properties, and generally supporting you through the house hunting process. If you’re looking for an Agent in Amsterdam, take a look on Pararius for a list of great choices.

Beyond that, finding a fantastic home is largely to do with common sense. Here are some things you can do to help you find a fantastic home:

  • Don’t put all your eggs in one basket; make sure you’re keeping an eye out for excellent properties in a wide range of places. Look at a variety of websites, keep an eye out in shop windows and ask around people that you know in the area to get the best variation of properties to look at.
  • Be willing to compromise. Of course there are going to be some aspects of your new home that you’re not willing to compromise on and that’s fine – but being willing to compromise on some things (like the exact distance you’re willing to live from the city centre, how many bathrooms you want and the like) is going to give you a broader range of homes to choose from.
  • Do plenty of research ahead of time. Unfortunately just wanting to live in a city isn’t enough – most cities are spread out between different areas and they’re not all created equally, unfortunately. With this being said, do your research before you come to choose a property exactly and you’ll have a better idea of the type of property you want, where you’re going to live and what your overall budget is likely to be.

Real Estate, redefined

No matter whether you want to live in the beautiful city of Amsterdam or elsewhere in Europe or the rest of the world, our brilliant team here at Domobase can help make that a reality for you, the easy way. We enable our service users to bypass the endless listings that we normally face when looking for property, enabling you to find a property that’s perfect for you without putting a tonne of time in.

All you need to do to take advantage of this is download our app, fill in some details and link up your social media profile. Once you’ve done this, we’ll have up to three Real Estate professionals get in touch with you to show you a couple of amazing properties that you’re sure to love.

It couldn’t be easier!


Charlotte is the content creator for Domobase, a freelance content marketer and creative fiction writer. When not scribbling away, she can usually be found with her nose in a book.