Dutch committee recommends 90% LTV limit on mortgages

netherlands-bank-2
The Netherlands Bank

The loan-to-value (LTV) limit on mortgages in the Netherlands should gradually be cut to 90%, the country's financial stability committee recommended today (May 28), despite the IMF advising it go even lower.

According to the committee, comprised of regulators and government officials, including representatives from the Netherlands Bank, a reduction is needed on account of "exceptionally high LTV ratios and mortgage indebtedness" in the country.

The LTV limit is currently 103%. It is being lower

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: