Dutch to English mini mortgage dictionary

28 July 2014, by

Individual financial planning experts Finsens translate common mortgage expressions and phrases from English to Dutch.

Additional credit regulation – Bijleenregeling
Annuity mortgage – Annuïteiten hypotheek
Application form – Aanvraagformulier
Bank guarantee – Bankgarantie
Building costs – Stichtingskosten
Civil-law notary – Notaris
Commitment fee – Bereidstellingsprovisie
Completion statement – Nota van afrekening
Condition precedent – Ontbindende voorwaarden
Conditions of insurance – Verzekeringsvoorwaarden
Costs for the purchaser’s account – Kosten koper
Declaration by employer – Werkgeversverklaring
Deed of conveyance – Leveringsakte
Disability coverage – Arbeidsongeschiktheidsdekking
Early redemption – Vervroegde aflossing
Endowment mortgage – Levenhypotheek
Extra costs – Meerwerk
Fixed interest – Vaste rente
Fixed interest period – Rentevaste periode
Forced-sale value – Executiewaarde
Income tax return – Aangifte inkomstenbelasting
Instalment – Aflossing(stermijn)
Interest, interest rate – Rente
Interest-only mortgage – Aflossingsvrije hypotheek
Investment mortgage – Beleggershypotheek
Life insurance – Levensverzekering / Overlijdensrisicoverzekering
Market value – Vrije verkoopwaarde
Mortgage – Hypotheek
Mortgage application – Hypotheekaanvraag
Mortgage conditions – Hypotheekvoorwaarden
Mortgage debt – Hypotheekschuld
Mortgage deed – Hypotheekakte
Mortgage loan – Hypothecaire lening
Mortgage payments – Hypotheeklasten
Mortgage with life insurance – Levenhypotheek
Net monthly costs – Netto maandlasten
Notional rental value for owner-occupiers Eigenwoningforfait
Passport Paspoort
Pledging Verpanding
Policy Polis
Premium Premie
Purchase priceKoopsom
Real estate broker/agentMakelaar

Dutch English mortgage dictionary

Received rent – Ontvangen huur
Redemption – Aflossing
Residence permit – Verblijfsvergunning
Salary slip – Slarisstrook
Sales contract – Koopcontract
Savings-based mortgage – Spaarhypotheek
Seller/vendor – Verkoper
Surplus value – Overwaarde
Tenant/renter – Huurder
Term – Looptijd
To pass a mortgage deedPasseren van hypotheekakte
Transfer dateTransportdatum
Valuation reportTaxatierapport
Variable/flexible interestVariabele rente

Buying a home is a complicated and often confusing process even when using your native language in a system you are familiar with.

Hopefully these terms will make it a bit easier to buy a home in the Netherlands - although we still recommend asking the specialists!

Henk van Seijen is a partner at Finsens, specialists in rendering services to expats in the areas of tax, mortgages and investment advice.

For more information request the mortgage guide from Finsens.

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