Advice

Here are the 10 most recent advices from our "Real Estate advices” overview. We collect and select relevant advices about Real Estate to give you the best advices to stay up-to-date with events, trends and legal news about Real Estate in Belgium.

Can you keep a pet in an apartment which you own?

In principle, you can keep a pet in an apartment that you own. In the case of the animal causing excessive nuisance, other proprietors can take action against this nuisance. The Rule. As the owner of an apartment (whether you use it as a primary or secondary residence), you can, in principle, keep animals that do … Continue reading “Can you keep a pet in an apartment which you own?”

Agreement of sale signed, death of the purchaser: What happens?

In the case of the death of the purchaser of a property after signing the agreement of sale, the sale remains effective. The inheritors must proceed with the notarial deed. The purchaser dies after signing the agreement (compromis). This does not terminate the purchase agreement. It remains in effect. The inheritors must proceed with the … Continue reading “Agreement of sale signed, death of the purchaser: What happens?”

Are barbeques permitted on the balcony or terrace of your apartment?

Consult your tenancy agreement or set of building regulations to see if barbeques are allowed on the balcony of your apartment. If, however, nothing is mentioned on the subject, you must ensure that you do not disturb your neighbours when having a barbeque. Given the spring-like weather of late, you may well want to enjoy … Continue reading “Are barbeques permitted on the balcony or terrace of your apartment?”

3 solutions to ensure rent is paid on time

If you have rented out your house, it is important that your tenant pays the rent on time. You should therefore choose your tenant carefully (without discriminating*) and react in an appropriate manner if you do not receive the payment in good time. Take precautions Choose your tenant carefully. You can ask them to provide … Continue reading “3 solutions to ensure rent is paid on time”