Rotterdam is hip, hot and happening, but this mostly applies to Rotterdam North. The dichotomy between North and South is still great. Around 2010 awareness grew that after years of urban renewal and restructuring it (Rotterdam South) certainly hadn’t deteriorated, but it also had not improved much. The National Program for Rotterdam South aims to break through the pattern, but it will be a long term issue.
This is an article of ‘Vastgoed Adviseur’ no. 2, April 2018. It is a magazine for the members of the second largest organisation of real estate agents.