Lessors intend to maximalise and continue the return of their investments. Lessees have a clear opposing interest in a low rent and to be assured of long term use of the property. The Rental Act indicates when and on which grounds the rent can be reviewed.
The legal possibilities and problems are not immediately obvious for everyone. There are many possibilties for lessors to be optimalized. Lessees have possibilties to minimalize or even eliminate the risk of rent increase. Dutch rental law offers different possibilities for both lessors and lessees.