Glossary of Housing Terms

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An extensive glossary of housing-related terms is listed for you below:

  • achternaam = surname
  • appartement = apartment or flat
  • badkamer = bathroom
  • balkon = balcony
  • bericht = message
  • bericht versturen = send message
  • bus = bus
  • concierge = caretaker
  • contact = contact
  • dichtbij = near to
  • gedeeld = shared
  • gedeelde keuken en badkamer = shared kitchen and bathroom
  • gedeeltelijk gemeubileerd = partly furnished
  • gemeubileerd = fully furnished
  • helder = bright, light
  • inclusief gas, water en licht = utilities (electricity, gas and water) included in rent
  • kamer = room
  • keuken = kitchen
  • man = man
  • metro = underground, subway
  • naam = name
  • onderwerp = subject (matter)
  • rustig = quiet
  • studentenhuis = hall of residence, dorm
  • studio = bedsit, studio flat
  • tram = tram
  • tweekamerappartement = two-room apartment
  • tweekamerappartement met keuken en badkamer = two-room apartment plus bathroom and kitchen
  • voor niet-roker = non-smoker wanted
  • vrouw = woman
  • woonkamer = living room