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Practical housing information

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If you are looking for practical information about housing in Groningen, At Home in Groningen is the place to look. To help make your hunt for accommodation in Groningen as easy as possible, we've listed some of their most helpful pages below!

Avoid scams

Of course you know that you need to avoid being scammed, but would you recognize the signs of a scam? Here you can find all the information you need to make sure that you avoid housing scams when looking for a room.

Rental contract

When you have found a room and you are ready to sign your rental contract, it is good to know what should and should not be included in your contract. Make sure to read more about this before signing a contract.

Housing rights

If you are renting a room or a house, you have housing rights and tenant duties. Make sure that you know what your rights are and what your landlord may expect of you.

Rent benefit

If you are living in the Netherlands, you might be eligible for rent benefits. You can read more about it here.


If you need help in your search for a room or if you have questions about your rent, contract or something else, you can contact At Home in Groningen. You can also have a look at their list of most frequently asked questions about housing in Groningen.