30 Apr 2015

Developers enter the affordable frenzy

No Comments Dubai Properties, Dubai Real Estate, News and Updates, Property Buying, Property Renting, Property Selling, Tips for Investors, UAE Real Estate

DevelopersThe race to the “affordable” mountain in Dubai is taking the lion’s share of interest of property developers in the emirate. The rebound of real estate market in 2013 saw developers focussing on the high-end residential options in order to lure luxury seekers to Dubai and secure enough investments to pay off their debts. Well that worked, so what now? Read more

30 Apr 2015

Is Dubai ready for another Saudi ‘twist’

No Comments Dubai Properties, Dubai Real Estate, Property Buying, Tips for Investors, UAE Real Estate

CayanIs Dubai ready for another twisted tower like the one in Dubai Marina or will it be better off with straighter structures? Saudi property developer Cayan Group thinks that it needs another but is unsure about its location. Read more

30 Apr 2015

Dubai, Istanbul top choice for ME millionaires

No Comments Abu Dhabi, Dubai, general, Lifestyle, News and Updates, UAE, UAE life

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Dubai and Istanbul are the top two cities in the Middle East with most millionaires ‘The 2014 Middle East Wealth Report’ says. Read more

29 Apr 2015

Starwood pumps Dubai’s Hospitality with Sheraton Grand Hotel

No Comments Dubai, Dubai Properties, Tips for Investors

Dubai real estate marketAs millions of tourists flock towards the emirate, investors divert their attention toward the hospitality sector of Dubai. The slowdown in the real estate market and the softening of prices during Q1 2015 is making investors look for greener pastures. Previously it was reported that people were investing in entertainment parks and now hotel companies are joining hands with investment groups to open luxury hotels. Read more

28 Apr 2015

Nshama announces ‘Safi’ project in Town Square

No Comments Dubai, Dubai Properties, Dubai Real Estate, News and Updates, Property Buying, Property Selling, Tips for Investors, UAE, UAE Real Estate

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With the race for affordable housing options in Dubai heating up, Nshama has announced a residential community within its massive Town Square project. Read more

27 Apr 2015

It’s a steal: Dubai 16th most expensive for skyscraper rentals

No Comments Dubai, Dubai Properties, Dubai Real Estate, News and Updates, Property Renting, UAE

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Prime office rental costs in Dubai’s skyscrapers are sixteenth in the list of most expensive office spaces in the world, making the fast-emerging global city a bargain for those looking to perform at a world stage. Read more

27 Apr 2015

Dubai real estate transactions cross AED 64 billion in Q1 2015

No Comments Dubai Properties, Dubai Real Estate, Mortgage, News and Updates, Property Buying, Property Selling, Research, UAE Real Estate

Dubai-2The prevalent slowdown in the realty sector courtesy of effective cooling measures has failed to lower investors’ morale in Dubai, with the latest figures by Dubai Land Department (DLD) simply silencing all moulded speculations about the market having set a bearing towards another crash. Read more

27 Apr 2015

Trust issues: UAE is the most-trusted country

No Comments Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Lifestyle, News and Updates, UAE, UAE life

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has come out first in a list of countries surveyed for the amount of trust their residents place in them.

The study, The Trust Barometer 2015 conducted by public relations firm Edelman, revealed that more than 90 percent of 1,200 UAE respondents questioned trusted the UAE government. Read more

24 Apr 2015

Anybody home?

1 Comment Dubai, Dubai Properties, Dubai Real Estate, Laws and Regulations, Property Buying, Property Renting, Property Selling, UAE Real Estate

night DubaiRecently it was found that a fifth of Dubai’s prime properties lie empty for most of the year. Several units in cloud-piercing structures in JBR, JLT and Downtown Dubai are rarely seen inhabited amidst the bustling life in and around the emirate. Read more

24 Apr 2015

Agent of growth: Cityscape Abu Dhabi concludes on a high note

No Comments Abu Dhabi Real Estate, News and Updates, Property Buying, Property Renting, Property Selling, property show, UAE, UAE Real Estate

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  • As much as 81% of developers launch new project at three-day successful real estate fair

Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2015 came to a thundering close on Thursday following three days of successful running. With almost 81% of developers launching new projects at the exhibition, the cityscape is sure to be remembered as an agent for spurring growth. Read more