Houseboat for sale?
More and more people choose to live on a houseboat. Perhaps you are also thinking about buying a houseboat in The Netherlands? But what things do you have to consider? Buying a houseboat brings its own specific issues with it.
On our website you can have a quiet first orientation to what living on a houseboat actually is about and to any specific issues you should take into account when buying a houseboat. The information we give you is very general and many (local) exceptions are possible.
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Living on a houseboat
In former days, living on a houseboat was mainly seen as an emergency solution in the absence of a better alternative. Living on a houseboat was cheaper and therefore suitable for the less wealthy people. It was seen as a simple and poor habitat. There was little luxury, the accommodation was often small, houseboats were not insulated and damp. That is why the prejudices about living on a houseboat were negative for a long time.
Financing a houseboat
Financing a houseboat, large or small, new or used is very complex and very personal. A complex matter, for which a good coaching is very important. It is very difficult for a layman to understand this complex subject and to determine which offer is best for his situation!