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According to Mark Rutte, economy outperforming thanks to "intelligent" lockdown this spring ...

Dutch housing prices up 11.6% in third quarter despite Covid crisis

A total of 41,500 homes were sold at an average price of 354 thousand euros, 11.6 percent more than the third quarter of 2019. This is the highest price increase in over 20 years, according to the NVM. Asking price on average was 2 percent lower than the purchase price.

In comparison a friend is moving in the City of London ... house prices in the area dropped 6% in last 3 months .. gain of last 5 years erased. The rental price of similar apartments dropped 20% 🙁 in one year, or for the family a big 😊.

by Oui on Sat Oct 24th, 2020 at 06:14:28 PM EST
Intelligent lockdown ... smart economic performance ... at what cost??

Some 60,000 jobs at risk at Schiphol

10,007: Coronavirus infections for the day sets dismal record

Mark Rutte and a perfect PR presentation ...

Quite similar to his Conservative buddies Boris and Donald ... economy prioritized above health issues and Covid deaths ... test and trace in complete shambles. 😡

RIVM: Current information Covid-19

by Oui on Sat Oct 24th, 2020 at 06:28:14 PM EST
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