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47 realty projects completed in Dubai in first eight months

Sep 11, 2018
Dubai: Forty-seven real estate projects were completed in the first eight months of the year, together adding 14,000 ...
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Why the obsession with real estate in the UAE?

Aug 30, 2018
The property market is a source of fascination for both residents and international investors. As soon as someone ...
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5 mistakes to avoid when buying a home in Dubai

Aug 29, 2018
Minimise your exposure to high-risk deals by being aware of these pitfalls. Buying a house is no joke ...
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Half-year review: VAT in real estate

Aug 07, 2018
Brokers discuss the first six months of VAT implementation and how it has affected tenants and homeowners Six ...
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10 key features of a home mortgage

Aug 05, 2018
Finding the right mortgage can be tricky due to the various variables. Here are the key details to ...
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Should buyers invest in off-plan or ready built in the UAE?

Jul 31, 2018
Off-plan residential transactions in Dubai for the first six months of 2018 were down 20 per cent from ...
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Emaar to build ‘tech-embedded mall’ at Dh10bn retail complex

Jul 30, 2018
The development has been designed to resemble an indoor city, with a glass roof, streets, piazzas, squares and ...
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A modern broker’s recipe for success

Jul 26, 2018
Brokers need to learn the art of creating a value or a need for different types of potential ...
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A guide to a hassle-free house moving

Jul 25, 2018
Moving to a new home can be a seamless experience without the hefty cost. Buying a home is ...
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Traps to avoid when buying property in the UAE

Jul 18, 2018
Tips include finding a trusted broker to checking the paperwork and staying on top of the fees.   ...
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How valuation eliminates big risks in property deals

Jul 11, 2018
Valuation is important when buying or selling property, as it can be the key to securing a mortgage, ...
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Dubai property transactions slide in the first half of 2018

Jul 08, 2018
Dubai’s real estate sector slowed in the first half of this year with deals transacted falling 16 per ...
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Step-by-step guide to buying a house

Jul 05, 2018
The process of buying a house in Dubai normally takes two to ten weeks, depending primarily on whether ...
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The making of happy communities

Jul 04, 2018
Jumeirah Golf Estates’ sporting amenities and lush greenery promote a healthy and social lifestyle. The different ways to ...
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Why property is a good investment if you take out a mortgage

Jul 03, 2018
There are several asset classes investors can put their money into: stocks and shares, bonds, funds, art, cryptocurrencies, ...
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Tenants pay premium to rent top floor units in Dubai

Jun 27, 2018
Emaar-developed community will receive 4,000 new units by 2020 Higher floors in tall towers in Dubai Marina command ...
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Nakheel awards Dh448 million contract for Deira Islands bridge

Jun 13, 2018
Property developer Nakheel has awarded a Dh447 million contract to Wade Adams Contracting to build a 12-lane bridge ...
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Dubai Properties unveils Middle East’s largest living Green Wall at Dubai Wharf

Jun 11, 2018
Dubai Properties today officially unveiled the Middle East’s largest living green wall at Dubai Wharf, located in the ...
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Dubai real estate brokers ‘at risk’ from new online platform

Jun 07, 2018
The Dubai government’s plans to create a digital real estate platform to oversee sales and rental transactions by ...
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Price matters in UAE real estate

Jun 03, 2018
Price continues to weigh heavily on real estate purchasing decisions across the UAE, as majority of homebuyers and ...
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Succession planning for UAE real estate

May 31, 2018
Many expatriates in the UAE are unaware that in the absence of a will recognised by the UAE ...
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Inside a Dh76m Palm Jumeirah penthouse with a guesthouse – in pictures

May 30, 2018
For expats living in the UAE it is always a joy to welcome family after months or even ...
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Making the leap from leasing to home ownership

May 24, 2018
Five things to consider before investing in a home in the UAE. The UAE is known to be ...
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Get a plan in place for off-plan

May 22, 2018
Whether buyers are looking to expand their real estate portfolio or are simply looking to find their ideal ...
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Buy or rent a home in Dubai?

May 17, 2018
Residential rents in Dubai are now more than 15 to 20 per cent lower than peak levels in ...
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A foolproof tenancy contract

May 15, 2018
The standard contract guarantees their rights, but tenants need to do more to protect themselves Last year the ...
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What is a defect liability period?

May 13, 2018
It is the only time a developer can lay claim to any unfinished, defective and substandard quality to ...
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Living in the financial nerve centre

May 08, 2018
The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) was never meant to be a residential hub, but as in other ...
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Dh31.1bn invested by Britons in Dubai real estate in 2014-2017

May 06, 2018
A large number of Emirati property developers are present in the annual International Real Estate and Investment Show ...
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What makes Dubai’s real estate market of today so different from 2008

Apr 30, 2018
In September 2008 the first Dubai off-plan property boom came to a sudden stop with the arrival of ...
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Dubai’s $177m “J One” project wins best Design Award

Apr 25, 2018
The Dhs650m ($176.9m) J One residential and retail project on the Dubai Canal by the leading property development ...
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Dubai’s GDP reaches Dh389bn in 2017

Apr 22, 2018
Dubai Statistics Center (DSC) has revealed that Dubai’s real gross domestic product (GDP) reached AED 389 billion in ...
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DLD uses Artificial Intelligence to verify ‘Ejari’ contracts

Apr 19, 2018
Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that it will be using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to verify ‘Ejari’ contracts. ...
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7 tips that will get you the best mortgage deals

Apr 17, 2018
Buying a house is often a dream for many. It is the result of many years of hard ...
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Dh58bn total real estate transactions for Q1 2018: DLD

Apr 16, 2018
The Dubai Land Department, DLD, has revealed that real estate transactions in Dubai for the first three months ...
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Waterfront homes in Dubai

Apr 15, 2018
Studies show living with a sea view makes people happier and healthier. We look at Dubai waterfront communities ...
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New Rental Law likely in Dubai

Apr 11, 2018
The land department in Dubai is working on a new rental law, which will give separate weightage to ...
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Dubai house prices, rents drop in first quarter of 2018

Apr 08, 2018
Dubai residential sales and rental values continued their steady decline in the first quarter of 2018, according to ...
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UAE Property Market Poised For Growth in 2018

Apr 03, 2018
According to the latest property report from Cluttons, as the UAE government pioneers fiscal adjustment in the region ...
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DLD signs an e-Mortgage Agreement with Dubai Islamic Bank

Apr 01, 2018
The Dubai Land Department, DLD, has signed an e-mortgage agreement with Dubai Islamic Bank, DIB. The agreement was ...
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Living on the fairways

Mar 27, 2018
Residences overlooking the Victory Heights green with Dubai’s modern high-rises in the background With Dubai’s growing collection of ...
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Nearly 85% of Dubai’s property market components are tax free

Mar 26, 2018
The UAE has exempted residential property and bare land from tax, while newly built residential properties that are ...
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Dubai’s tighter off-plan rules: the good and the bad

Mar 18, 2018
When the Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced last month more stringent regulations for new real estate projects, it ...
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Emaar launches its most premium, ‘Ultra-Luxe’ residential tower in Dubai Creek Harbour...

Mar 11, 2018
Emaar Development has unveiled an exclusive collection of ultra-luxury apartments, penthouses and podium-level townhouses in The Grand, a ...
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Why every long-term expat should buy a property in the UAE

Mar 08, 2018
Buying the right property at the right time can be a very shrewd long-term investment   Last week ...
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Dubai floating house buyers to get freehold title

Feb 06, 2018
Community of nine floating homes on the Dubai Canal classified as ‘immobile, fixed structures’ Dubai Properties (DP) said ...
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The off-plan impact on Dubai real estate

Jan 24, 2018
The off-plan impact on Dubai real estate In a buyer’s market, end users are pushing developers to rethink ...
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Dubai’s most expensive communities to rent or buy

Jan 22, 2018
Emirates Hills is the most expensive villa community to buy or rent a property in Dubai, according to ...
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VAT could impact property market in 2018, increase costs, JLL says

Jan 15, 2018
The introduction of value added tax (VAT) will bring volatility and uncertainty to the UAE’s property sector, which ...
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Nakheel awards Dh385m construction contract for beachfront resort in Dubai

Jan 11, 2018
Nakheel, the builder of palm-shaped islands off the coast of Dubai, and Spain’s RIU Hotels & Resorts have ...
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VAT in real estate

Dec 13, 2017
As a new tax era dawns in the UAE, industry stakeholders take great pains to reassure investors that ...
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Dubai real estate consultancy launches Dhs5m endowment

Dec 11, 2017
  Real estate consultancy group Freehold Mediation and Information has launched a Dhs5m ($1.4m) endowment scheme to help small-scale ...
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Dubai’s top areas for house sales and rents

Dec 07, 2017
With an abundance of supply and a change in the rental market, the real estate landscape is showing ...
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Dubai ranked in list of ‘top 30’ cities for global commercial real estate

Dec 06, 2017
Dubai has been ranked for the first time in a list of the top 30 global cities with ...
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FTA clarifies regulations regarding VAT for the real estate sector

Nov 23, 2017
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has clarified regulations pertaining to Value Added Tax (VAT) when it comes to ...
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Emirates NBD real estate investment trust says property occupancy rose in the third quarte...

Nov 21, 2017
ENBD REIT, the Dh1.6 billion Sharia’a-compliant real estate investment trust managed by Emirates NBD Asset Management Limited, said ...
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Shaikh Mohammad amends Dubai property registration law

Nov 12, 2017
Dubai: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ...
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Dubai Investments targets Indian investors for real estate projects

Nov 06, 2017
Dubai Investments, the leading diversified investments company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is targeting investors from India ...
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Dubai rents lower as residential supply increases

Oct 17, 2017
Dubai rents fell last quarter as the emirate’s supply of residential units continued to increase, prompting concerns about ...
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1.3bn ultra-luxury Palm Jumeirah mega project nearing completion

Sep 28, 2017
Dubai-based ultra-luxury property developer, Forum Group, has announced it is on course to complete its first residential project, ...
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Emaar Properties to develop 10m sq ft waterfront residences and hotel project in Dubai Har...

Sep 27, 2017
Emaar Properties today announced that it will develop about 10 million sq ft of waterfront residences and a ...
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Five steps and as little as three days to grab a building permit in Dubai

Aug 13, 2017
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has ratified a shortened building permit ...
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Real estate transactions in Dubai exceeded Dh390bn in 18 months

Aug 09, 2017
Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced that the total value of real estate transactions exceeded AED 390 billion across ...
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Dubai Land Department announces DH132 b worth of real estate transactions for H1 2017

Aug 01, 2017
Dubai Land Department, DLD, has released its H1 2017 Transactions Report up until 30th June, through the Real ...
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Value of UAE construction market edges up in first half

Jul 26, 2017
The total value of building projects under way in the UAE increased by 8 per cent to US$228billlion ...
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Tecom to develop and run Dh5bn Emirates Towers Business Park

Jul 25, 2017
Dubai Holding, the investment conglomerate of the Dubai government, has appointed its Tecom Group subsidiary to develop  the mixed-use Dh5 ...
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Dh12bn project pattered after French Riviera launched in Dubai

Jul 12, 2017
An AED12 billion-project patterned after French Riviera has been launched in Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City, Dubai. ...
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Forests’ under bridges to beautify Dubai

Jul 03, 2017
Dubai: Towering bridges decorated to look like forests are part of a fresh new initiative to beautify Dubai, ...
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Cheaper new homes drag down prices in Dubailand

Jul 02, 2017
Prices in Dubailand’s mature residential communities remain under pressure as more affordable homes are brought on to market, property ...
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Dubai residential sales dominated by off-plan purchases

Jun 28, 2017
Off-plan property transaction now make up almost half of all residential sales in Dubai, with buyers taking advantage ...
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Dh31 million Emirates Hills villa in Dubai comes with an aquarium

Jun 20, 2017
The weaker property market that Dubai has experienced over the past couple of years may not have worked ...
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Dubai Properties breaks ground on newest marina at Marasi Business Bay

Jun 18, 2017
Dubai Properties, a Dubai-based real estate master developer and asset manager, has announced the commencement of work on ...
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Brand Dubai, Nakheel partner for city beautification

Jun 04, 2017
Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office, and master developer Nakheel have signed ...
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Arabtec wins Dh1.46bn contract to build tower in Dubai

May 23, 2017
Arabtec said it won a Dh1.46 billion contract to build the wasl Tower beside Dubai’s main highway. The ...
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Construction sector to grow to $336bn by 2020

May 02, 2017
The estimated value of the building and construction industry in the Middle East and North Africa, MENA, region ...
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Dubai’s new surveying law will provide more consistent data, says trade body boss

May 01, 2017
The Dubai Government’s introduction of a new law to cover surveying will help ensure that data used for ...
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Revealed: the most popular residential areas in Dubai

Apr 27, 2017
ServiceMarket, the UAE’s leading platform for moving and home services, recently released their bi-annual moving trends report, outlining ...
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Damac to build 2,000-room hotel overlooking Akoya Oxygen golf course

Apr 26, 2017
Golfotel will feature over 2,000 rooms with golf views of the Trump World Golf Club Dubai, which is ...
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Ithra Dubai to develop communities for enrichment of society

Apr 24, 2017
Ithra Dubai, a real estate developer and asset manager, announced on Thursday that work has commenced on two ...
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Nakheel opens waterfront retail pavilion at Jumeirah Islands

Apr 19, 2017
Nakheel has officially opened a waterfront retail Pavilion at its new, Dh450 million Jumeriah Islands Townhouses community, bringing ...
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Dubai a destination of choice for innovators: Crown Prince

Apr 12, 2017
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Board of ...
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Dubai Land launches ‘Know Your Rights as a Real Estate Investor in Dubai’

Apr 06, 2017
The Dubai Land Department revealed the results of real estate transactions during the first quarter of 2017. His ...
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Expo 2020 Dubai unveils new design space with Al Wasl Plaza

Apr 05, 2017
The last major element in the design of the Expo 2020 Dubai site was unveiled today: Al Wasl ...
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Dubai real estate market on course to stabilise during 2017

Apr 03, 2017
A slowing rate of decline across all sectors of the Dubai real estate market suggests increasing stability and ...
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Dubai Property launches new apartment project, Mudon Views, in Dubailand

Mar 30, 2017
Dubai Properties (DP) has announced the launch of Mudon Views, a lively, dynamic and vibrant apartment complex, within ...
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10 reasons why you must invest in Dubai property

Mar 29, 2017
Investors who are buying property near the Expo will receive a high return on investment. Here are a ...
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Old Town apartments in Dubai with a new face for Dh3.7m

Mar 26, 2017
Rick Guy is a big fan of The Old Town apartments – the series of low-rise blocks arranged ...
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Emaar unveils Miami-style residences in Dubai Marina

Mar 23, 2017
Defining a new lifestyle choice in Dubai Marina, one of the largest waterfront developments, global developer Emaar Properties ...
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DLD stresses the importance of dealing with accredited real estate brokers

Mar 22, 2017
Dubai Land Department (DLD) stresses the importance of dealing with accredited and licensed real estate brokers who hold ...
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Revealed: Dubai’s most luxurious villas

Mar 20, 2017
A leading Dubai-based property developer is investing more than Dh1bn in the UAE property market in response to ...
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Work set to start on Dubai’s Meydan One mall

Mar 19, 2017
A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the 40.4 million-square-foot Meydan One site on Wednesday evening to mark construction ...
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Dubai set to get major robot bus network

Mar 14, 2017
The company that created the futuristic driverless pods operating underneath Masdar City in Abu Dhabi has secured a ...
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Jumeirah Central makes international debut at MIPIM 2017, world’s leading property show

Mar 13, 2017
Jumeirah Central, Dubai’s new urban mixed-use district, will make its international debut at MIPIM 2017, the annual gathering ...
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Noor Bank Partners with DAMAC offer home financing on select luxury residential units

Mar 12, 2017
Noor Bank, a leading Shari’a-compliant bank in the UAE, today announced that it has partnered with DAMAC Properties, ...
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Al Futtaim Carillion to build Theme Districts within the Expo 2020 Dubai site

Mar 08, 2017
Al Futtaim Carillion, a Dubai-based company, will be the main contractor for the key development of the three ...
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New Dh92m Palm Jumeirah villas to feature ‘world’s most expensive baths’

Mar 06, 2017
It may be a building site at present but Forum Group’s XXII Carat development, marked by an eight-foot-high ...
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Dubai a magnet for the world’s wealthy, says Knight Frank

Mar 02, 2017
Knight Frank’s 2017 Wealth Report has ranked Dubai fourth in the world on its list of cities with ...
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Dubai in line for world’s first rotating skyscraper

Feb 23, 2017
Dubai is full of jaw-dropping views from its myriad of skyscrapers, but for those who demand a fresh ...
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Dubai Land Department to introduce standard property lease form

Feb 16, 2017
All new property leases signed in Dubai from next month must be completed using a standard form, Dubai ...
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Top 5 tips while moving homes in Dubai

Feb 12, 2017
Dubai rents are set to decline further in 2017 with more than 20,000 new homes entering the market, ...
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Nakheel moves ahead with infrastructure work at Madinat Al Arab, Waterfront

Feb 09, 2017
Master developer Nakheel is moving ahead with infrastructure work at Madinat Al Arab, a 522 hectare site with ...
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Nakheel declares highest annual net profit in its history at Dh4.96bn in 2016

Feb 07, 2017
Nakheel today announced its highest annual net profits in the company’s history: Dh4.96 billion in 2016 – a ...
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Construction work to start at Dubai Properties’ 1/JBR tower

Feb 06, 2017
Dubai Properties has appointed Dubai Contracting Company (DCC) as the main contractor for its 1/JBR project, a 46-storey ...
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This is why you can now find more homes in Dubai

Feb 02, 2017
Dubai: Finding a home in Dubai is going to be easier as there is now an additional 105 ...
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Indian businessman buys Dubai’s priciest property

Feb 01, 2017
Sprawling Dh53 million mansion perched above a golf course has recently been sold to a millionaire expat Just ...
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Dubai’s Expo 2020 committee to award Dh11bn of construction work this year

Jan 30, 2017
Expo 2020 Dubai has said that it plans to award this year 47 construction contracts with a total ...
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Property brokers’ commission stood at Dh1.5b last year in Dubai

Jan 29, 2017
Property brokers registered in the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA), Dubai Land Department’s (DLD) regulatory arm, earned Dh1.5 ...
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‘Floating homes’ to be built in phase one of Marasi Business Bay on Dubai Canal

Jan 26, 2017
Dubai Properties has awarded a contract for work on the first phase of its Marasi Business Bay project ...
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Kerzner to launch apartment sales at Royal Atlantis on the Palm

Jan 25, 2017
Kerzner International is launching sales of apartments at its Royal Atlantis Resorts and Residences on the Palm as ...
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Dubai’s Real Estate Transactions Generate Dh12b in 15 Days

Jan 22, 2017
According to the latest report issued by Dubai Land Department (DLD), Dubai’s real estate market has experienced a ...
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Dubai Land Department’s media report for 2016 real estate transactions

Jan 17, 2017
Dubai Land Department’s (DLD) annual report reveals that the total amount of real estate transactions recorded in the ...
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Detailed designs for Expo 2020 site in Dubai in final stages

Jan 16, 2017
Detailed designs for the Expo 2020 site are being finalised as the project moves ahead to what is ...
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DIRC unveils easy payment plans for ‘Mirdif Hills’

Jan 15, 2017
Dubai Investments Real Estate Company (DIRC), the real estate arm of Dubai Investments PJSC [DFM: DIC], has announced ...
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Majid Al Futtaim plans to open Masdar City mall in 2018

Jan 10, 2017
Majid Al Futtaim Group intends to open its new My City Centre Masdar mall in Masdar City by ...
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Dubai Land presents its real estate promotional plan to developers

Jan 09, 2017
Dubai Land Department (DLD) recently shared its latest real estate promotion plan for the current and upcoming year ...
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Buying off plan property in the UAE – what you need to know

Jan 08, 2017
Buying off plan has its risks and rewards. The main benefit is typically a lower price. Developers usually ...
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How Dubai’s newest megaproject looks like

Jan 05, 2017
Dubai: The Dubai Media Office has released a two-minute video of what you can expect from Dubai Harbour ...
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Dubai Harbour: Sheikh Mohammed unveils major new project with Middle East’s biggest mari...

Jan 03, 2017
A major new waterfront development featuring the Middle East’s largest marina capable of handling 1,400 vessels is to ...
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Dubai developer Azizi plans 50 new projects in 2017

Dec 21, 2016
UAE-based real estate firm Azizi Developments has said it will launch 50 new projects next year in the ...
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New supply to lower Dubai suburban rents in 2017

Dec 20, 2016
Dubai rents are set to decline further next year with more than 20,000 new homes entering the market, ...
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Heart of Europe development at The World Islands off Dubai coast takes major step forward

Dec 19, 2016
Plans to develop a group of islands at The World islands off Dubai’s coastline have taken a major ...
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Dubai Holding, Emaar to revive world’s longest luxury hotel chain

Dec 18, 2016
Bawadi, announced as the largest hospitality and leisure development in the world in 2007, is being revived in ...
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Nakheel, RTA complete Dh150m Deira Islands access bridge

Dec 15, 2016
Master developer Nakheel has thanked the RTA for its assistance in overseeing the construction of a new, Dh150 ...
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Can Dubai property investor penalise developer for delayed off-plan purchase?

Dec 14, 2016
I have invested in an off-plan property in Business Bay but its delivery is delayed by approximately three ...
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Dubai’s IMG Worlds unveils newest theme park ‘IMG Worlds of Legends’

Dec 13, 2016
IMG Worlds, Dubai-based owner and operator of the world’s largest indoor theme park, IMG Worlds of Adventure, announces ...
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New Dh150m Palm Jumeirah boardwalk opens to public

Nov 29, 2016
The 11 kilometre Boardwalk at Palm Jumeirah in Dubai was officially opened yesterday by Nakheel Chairman Ali Rashid Lootah, ...
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Dubai property prices to rise in 2017, but how quickly?

Nov 22, 2016
Brokers and analysts are certain that Dubai residential house prices will rise next year but disagree over the ...
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Sheikh Mohammed issues Decree on mortgaging granted lands in Dubai

Nov 21, 2016
In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE His Highness Sheikh ...
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Palm Jumeirah penthouse in Dubai mixes home comforts with hotel luxury

Nov 13, 2016
This penthouse has only recently been completed on Palm Jumeirah and it joins a stable of Viceroy Residences ...
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Dubai to build biggest arena in the region

Nov 08, 2016
Committed to creating and delivering unique experiences, Meraas, a Dubai-based holding company, has announced the ‘Dubai Arena’, a ...
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RTA to launch nine stations along Dubai Water Canal, Business Bay

Nov 07, 2016
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has directed ...
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Construction of Dh1bn Gate Avenue at DIFC set to begin

Oct 27, 2016
Construction will shortly begin on the much anticipated Gate Avenue at DIFC, the new urban premium lifestyle, cultural ...
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Water released into Dh2b Dubai Canal

Oct 25, 2016
Dubai: Dubai Canal is set to open next month with work on the Dh2 billion project moving on ...
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UAE consumers increasingly interested in buying property

Oct 20, 2016
Consumers in the UAE appear to agree with the current real estate market sentiment that now is good ...
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Nakheel opens beachfront restaurant strip at Palm Jumeirah

Oct 12, 2016
Nakheel has opened a new beachfront strip of restaurants on Palm Jumeirah as part of its Dh20 billion ...
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Dubai to overtake London as top pick for wealthy GCC investors

Oct 11, 2016
Dubai’s property market is set to overtake the international destinations of London, New York and Singapore as the ...
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Dubai property market recovery may already be under way

Oct 03, 2016
The head of Dubai broker Core Savills believes that the recovery of the emirate’s property market may have ...
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Dubai developer launches Dh700 million Marquise Square project in Business Bay

Sep 29, 2016
SRG Holding, based in Dubai, has launched a new Dh700 million residential project in Business Bay known as ...
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Emaar to build twin-towered hotel and residential project at Dubai’s JBR

Sep 27, 2016
Emaar Properties plans to build its first beachfront hotel project in Dubai – The Address Jumeirah Resort and ...
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Forum Group to build Palm Jumeirah luxury villas

Sep 18, 2016
A Russian-backed property developer plans to develop luxury villas on Palm Jumeirah. Forum Group wants to build 22 ...
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Revealed: Dubai’s property, business plan beyond Expo 2020

Sep 07, 2016
Even as preparations are on in full swing to meet the ambitious target that Dubai has set itself ...
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Dubai unveils new projects for its ‘city of happiness’

Sep 07, 2016
Dubai South aims to address key concerns of residents such as walkability, traffic congestion and parking Master developer ...
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New Dh5 billion, 20-tower island community for Dubai

Sep 05, 2016
Master developer Nakheel has commenced work on a new, Dh5 billion, 20-tower community at Deira Islands, its 15.3 ...
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Sheikh Mohammed launches ‘city of the future’ with Jumeirah Central

Sep 04, 2016
The Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin ...
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Scam Alert: UAE warns residents against fraud property ads

Aug 28, 2016
Ministry of Interior warns of defrauding ads The UAE Ministry of Interior has alerted residents and citizens of ...
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Dubai Municipality supervises 25,000 buildings under construction

Aug 25, 2016
The Buildings Department of Dubai Municipality is undertaking engineering supervision of 25,124 buildings under construction in various areas ...
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No rent discount, but Dubai landlords offer rent-free periods

Aug 17, 2016
Landlords of office space in Dubai are not willing to lower rents beyond a certain limit but are ...
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Revealed: 25,000 buildings under construction in Dubai

Aug 16, 2016
Dubai: Residents will soon be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a home, as Dubai is ...
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Top 10 Dubai villa deals: Dh44 million in Emirates Hills at No 1

Aug 14, 2016
A villa sold for Dh44 million in Emirates Hills, one of Dubai’s most affluent communities, topping the list ...
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Spaceship-style floating homes coming to Dubai

Aug 11, 2016
Dutch developer New Living on Water (NLW) is planning to unveil its futuristic-looking floating homes concept at Cityscape ...
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Dubai developers sweeten deals with free car, 4% discount

Aug 08, 2016
Dubai developers continue to offer waiver of Dubai Land Department (DLD) registration fees to flexible payment plans, with ...
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Now Is A Good Time To Invest In Dubai Property

Aug 02, 2016
The MENA region’s leading diversified real estate and property services company says Dubai is well on the way ...
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Dubai Safari Park to house 1,000-seat theatre

Aug 01, 2016
Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and Chairman of Dubai ...
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Dubai Properties launches Bellevue Tower 2

Jul 31, 2016
In response to the market demand, Dubai Properties (DP), has announced the launch of the second tower of ...
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UAE’s property loans improving despite price slide, IMF says

Jul 28, 2016
The quality of real estate loans in the UAE has continued to improve despite sliding home prices, the ...
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Dubai to add hotel with tropical rainforest and artificial beach in the sky – in picture...

Jul 25, 2016
Dubai is set to add a hotel complete with an artificial beach and rainforest within the two-tower property. ...
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Reasons why Dubai reality will stay strong in coming months

Jul 21, 2016
The real estate market of Middle East’s most modern city and home of the world’s tallest skyscrapers is ...
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Bounced rent cheque can lead to freeze on Dubai tenant’s bank account

Jul 17, 2016
The Rental Disputes Centre (RDC), the judicial arm of the Dubai Land Department (DLD), and the UAE Central ...
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Costliest cities rent a house in world… Dubai remains affordable

Jul 13, 2016
Home to tallest towers in the world, rents in Dubai’s skyscrapers remain six and three times cheaper than ...
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Dh48bn in 5 months: Emiratis, Indians top property buyers in Dubai

Jul 11, 2016
Saudis, Britons and Pakistanis on list of top 5 investors Investment in the Dubai real estate market rose ...
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Emaar awards Dh500 million contract for Opera Grand Tower in Downtown Dubai

Jul 05, 2016
Emaar Properties has awarded a Dh500 million contract to build the Opera Grand Tower in Downtown Dubai to ...
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Dubai Canal project offers new pathways of prosperity

Jul 03, 2016
The completion of the Dubai Canal project over the next few months could help to transform the city ...
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Is your Dubai rent fair? Click this DLD app to find out…

Jun 28, 2016
An app has been launched by Dubai Land Department (DLD), which will now allow you to check your ...
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Dubai property value up 1632% to whopping Dh485 billion

Jun 27, 2016
The market capitalisation of completed units in Dubai’s freehold housing market has risen a whopping 1,632 per cent ...
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Jumeirah Golf Estates awards mid-market homes contract to Dubai-based Sumer Contracting Co...

Jun 22, 2016
Jumeirah Golf Estates (JGE) has awarded a contract to build 728 mid-market homes to Dubai’s Sumer Contracting Company ...
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Steady demand keeps Dubai’s property market buoyant

Jun 19, 2016
Attractive yields making affordable housing appealing Dubai’s prime residential market is expected to remain buoyant until 2020, according ...
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Ramadan Deal: No housing rent for a month in Dubai, no AC charges…

Jun 16, 2016
Good time to rent as one can get good bargains. Property brokers, particularly marketing units in new towers, ...
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Dubai Property Guide: 5 steps to finance your dream home

Jun 12, 2016
Registration trustees charge Dh4,000 for unit transactions above Dh500,000 A number of residents are looking to own a ...
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Dh1 million to just book a flat next to Dubai’s latest icon

Jun 09, 2016
IL Primo in Dubai Opera district to be completed in September 2020 A million dirhams cheque was the ...
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The Tower at Dubai Creek to be 100m higher than Burj Khalifa

Jun 07, 2016
The new tower being built at Dubai Creek Harbour by Emaar Properties will be 100 metres taller than ...
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Property cycles signal that Dubai has a bright future

May 30, 2016
A combination of supply and demand dynamics, the oil price and the outlook for the global economy will determine whether Dubai housing prices have another boom by the Expo 2020. But I remain very optimistic that this will happen. Why? ...
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‘Marasi Business Bay’: Water homes, floating hotels in the heart of Dubai

May 25, 2016
Dubai Holding unveils over Dh1bn waterfront destination along Dubai Water Canal Dubai Properties Group (DPG), the real estate ...
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Welcome to UAE: 3 reasons why expats love to live and work here

May 22, 2016
Job opportunities and economic and social freedom are among the attractions Scoring high on factors such as reputation ...
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New rules allow Dubai tenants to sublet their homes: 10 steps to follow

May 19, 2016
Homeowners and tenants can apply for a holiday home license without the need to go through approved Dubai ...
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UAE residents go house hunting: Buyer interest at two-year high, says propertyfinder.ae

May 15, 2016
Property portal propertyfinder.ae has said that buyer interest in new homes in the UAE is running at its ...
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Nakheel Mall rises on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah

May 12, 2016
Construction of Nakheel Mall on Palm Jumeirah is approaching 50 per cent complete, according to the Dubai developer. ...
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What gives you up to 20% rental income in UAE… click to know

May 08, 2016
Residential rental yields in Dubai are among the highest in world Residential rental yields in Dubai are among ...
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Dh450 million UP project for MotorCity

May 03, 2016
Oia Residences will have 269 units, completion by end-2017 Union Properties has awarded the main construction contract for ...
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Own house in Dubai: Pay 50%, move in, pay rest in 120 months

May 02, 2016
38 new projects launched in Q1 2016; more launches planned in H2 It all started with a three ...
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Live under water in Dubai: Rent a home @ Dh25,000 per day

May 01, 2016
THOE will have 131 floating homes, each coming with butler service Though half of the owners of the ...
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Top 5 residential areas for Dubai renters…

Apr 26, 2016
Apartment rents drop 3 per cent in Q1 2016 Residential apartment rents are three per cent down in ...
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Dh30m Dubai penthouse with environment at its heart

Apr 24, 2016
If you want to live the high life in the city, then this penthouse is for you. This ...
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New marvel in UAE: A residential project built on a carpet

Apr 21, 2016
Al Qudra to launch Al Sadu project on Al Reem Island Intricately woven towers, with the podium resembling ...
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Azizi launches its first serviced apartment project in Dubai

Apr 19, 2016
Azizi Developments is opening its first serviced apartment project in Dubai. The Dh460 million Candace Aster project is ...
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Not registered your Dubai property? Dh10,000, 8% fee fine from today

Apr 17, 2016
Dubai Land Department to impose fines after giving several warnings The Dubai Land Department has finally cracked the ...
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From the UK and thinking of joining a real estate company in Dubai? Be sure to join the ri...

Apr 12, 2016
As I write this there are 1,971 RERA registered real estate companies in Dubai. This is a huge ...
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First underwater ‘Floating Seahorse’ villa built in Dubai

Apr 07, 2016
DUBAI // The first partially underwater villa, “The Floating Seahorse”, is now in position 4km off the coast ...
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Save on Rent: Dubai developer sells units as project nears completion

Apr 05, 2016
Radiant Star to deliver Riah Towers in Culture Village by September 2016 A new Dubai-based developer has ditched ...
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Dubai rents decline for first 2 months of 2016 but…

Apr 04, 2016
.. property market remains attractive, rental yields at 10% Dubai rents slipped close to one per cent month-on-month ...
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Dubai’s Town Square mega project to welcome first residents in 2017

Apr 03, 2016
Town Square, the Dubai mega project being developed by Nshama, has unveiled its first townhouses, with the first ...
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7 Amazing Dubai Projects: Three set to open before year-end

Mar 29, 2016
Dubai Opera Dubai Opera to be inaugurated in September 2016 Three stunning projects in Dubai will be opened ...
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Dubai’s $355m Marina 101 tower to open this year

Mar 28, 2016
Architect firm National Engineering Bureau (NEB) has revealed that construction work on its $355m Marina 101 project in ...
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Dubai villa in area popular with financial folk comes with Dh15m price tag

Mar 27, 2016
Street No 2 in the Hattan 2 district of the Lakes community in Dubai is known informally as ...
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Dubai project with city’s most expensive apartment appoints contractor

Mar 24, 2016
The developer Omniyat has appointed the contractor Brookfield Multiplex to build its Dh2 billion One at Palm Jumeirah ...
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Dubai Properties starts construction of 1/JBR project

Mar 21, 2016
Dubai Properties has confirmed the start of construction of its flagship 1/JBR project. It said that construction started ...
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The Dh40m villa with more to offer than an expensive plot

Mar 21, 2016
If you’re a buyer looking to invest up to Dh40 million in an Emirates Hills villa, you’ll no ...
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New Emirates Hills in the making with Dubai Metro links to airports

Mar 16, 2016
Dubai Hills Estate to have 26,000 residential units, 45-kilometre trekking trails Dubai Hills Estate, a mega development by ...
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Dubai’s property down cycle finally over?

Mar 15, 2016
Dubai: After months of decline, Dubai’s property market is finally showing signs of recovery, with recent house prices indicating a possible bottoming-out. According to consultancy firm ValuStrat, the prices for villas and flats in 26 locations it regularly monitors did ...
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Dubai Expo 2020: Spectacular designs chosen for centrepiece pavilions

Mar 14, 2016
Winning designs have been chosen for three of the major pavilions that will form a major part of ...
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Dubai Sports City home for the active soul

Mar 13, 2016
With minimalist interiors of ice white leather and varnished wood, this six-bedroom villa in the Victory Heights complex ...
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Street of Dreams in Dubai Hills is ready for clients, says Emaar

Mar 10, 2016
The first units at the 11 million square metre Dubai Hills project in Mohammed bin Rashid City will ...
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Dubai developers keep building and remain upbeat despite weak market

Mar 09, 2016
Dubai developers are pressing ahead with their construction plans despite expectations that property prices will fall yet further ...
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Emaar’s new villas at Arabian Ranches come with all the trimmings

Mar 06, 2016
Related Dubai’s Arabian Ranches gets an eye-catching villa addition – in pictures Tropical island home just a short ...
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Dubai’s latest landmark tower bridge to house apartments

Feb 29, 2016
Omniyat completes bridge connecting two towers of The Opus in Business Bay Dubai’s latest landmark tower in Business ...
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No arbitrary rent hike allowed: Follow Dubai rent index, landlords told

Feb 28, 2016
Tenants in Dubai, who are facing arbitrary rent hikes by landlords, can move the rental disputes settlement centre ...
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Dubai property market ‘thriving’: Dh68 billion deals in 53 days

Feb 23, 2016
Total transactions to reach Dh300 billion in 2016, says DLD chief Contrary to the opinion of real estate ...
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New affordable housing project unveiled in Dubailand

Feb 21, 2016
One of Dubai’s largest developers has announced its latest project – an 8.2 million square foot residential community ...
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Dubai’s Damac offers guaranteed returns for off-plan investors

Feb 18, 2016
Dubai developer Damac Properties said on Wednesday it is offering a guaranteed annual return to investors on advance ...
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The Dh35m Emirates Hills villa is a design afficionado’s dream

Feb 11, 2016
One thing that can put off buyers from Dubai’s Emirates Hills are the many similar-looking properties. Anyone who ...
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Dubai’s ailing Falcon City of Wonders to get $2bn kick-start

Feb 10, 2016
The main developer of one of Dubai’s most outlandish real estate projects, the Falcon City of Wonders, says ...
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Meydan to build luxury hotel to replace defunct Dubai beach club

Feb 04, 2016
Meydan Group has started building a five-star hotel on Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), to replace a beach ...
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Work to begin on Nakheel’s Dh1.4bn Palm Gateway tower project in Dubai

Feb 03, 2016
Nakheel has awarded a contract to build the Dh1.4 billion The Palm Gateway triple tower and beach complex ...
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Key trends that will affect UAE property in 2016

Jan 27, 2016
JLL, the investment and advisory firm, has released its 2016 Top Trends for UAE Real Estate Market report. ...
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Top Dubai communities giving rental returns of up to 10%

Jan 26, 2016
Emirate offers world’s highest rental yield; income not taxable A majority of affordable housing developments in Dubai are ...
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Dh179m Dubai villa set to be Emirates Hills’ most expensive – in pictures

Jan 25, 2016
Dubai is a city known for huge ostentatious villas and, with aspirations as the “Beverly Hills of Dubai”, ...
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Kleindienst’s first ‘Floating Seahorse’ nears completion in Dubai

Jan 17, 2016
Austrian developer Kleindienst Group is close to completing the first of its signature floating villas, to be incorporated ...
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Revealed: Dubai rental rates based on price per square foot

Jan 12, 2016
Average rents in upmarket neighbourhoods in Dubai plummeted by up to 12 percent last year, according to a ...
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Revealed: Rents drop up to 11% in Dubai in 2015, says RERA

Jan 05, 2016
The official rental index for Dubai has been updated for 2016, with one- and two-bedroom apartments showing a ...
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Dubai real estate is where the world is investing

Jan 04, 2016
There is no other place in the world other than Dubai where you have the world investing in ...
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Seeking buyers, Dubai developers guarantee 8-10% rental returns

Dec 20, 2015
After offering to pay the property registration fee, developers in Dubai are now offering guaranteed rental income plans ...
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Top 10 Dubai residential areas of 2015: Where is the cheapest one-bed unit?

Dec 16, 2015
Jumeirah Park/Jumeirah Islands and Dubailand are the cheapest to rent one-bed apartments in Dubai’s top 10 neighbourhoods, says ...
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Rents fall in Palm, Dubai Marina, but rise in Jumeirah Village, Dubailand

Dec 14, 2015
The residential market in Dubai experienced further declines during the fourth quarter 2015, with sustained pressure on the ...
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Dubai’s Dh12 billion push revives 51 projects

Dec 13, 2015
Dubai has revived 51 projects worth Dh12 billion under its Tanmia initiatives since 2011, the Dubai Land Department ...
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New luxury Palm Jumeirah properties with wadi-inspired design

Dec 10, 2015
If the beach life is for you, then living on what is claimed will be Dubai’s longest private ...
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Dubai’s Aladdin City to be ready in 2018

Dec 08, 2015
The project, announced in April 2014, will have three towers, comprising commercial and hotel space, with the towers ...
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‘Dubai: Follow the Money’ trail leads to Springs, Arabian Ranches

Dec 07, 2015
Transaction activity on the rise in certain upscale Dubai villa communities driven by lower property prices Contrary to ...
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New arrival in Dubai Marina tops out in UAE’s 10 tallest residential towers

Dec 06, 2015
A look across the Dubai skyline and there’s no shortage of possibilities for a place in the UAE’s ...
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Revealed: which Dubai apartment types are seeing rental rates rise or fall

Dec 01, 2015
Limited new supply and rising population levels saw overall rental levels remain largely stable in Dubai during the ...
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Dubai will be home to two replicas of Paris Eiffel Tower

Nov 29, 2015
Dubai has already announced a mini world park and a mega development that will be home to the ...
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Register your Dubai apartment, get utility connection at same time

Nov 25, 2015
No need for tenants to visit Dewa office Dubai tenants going in for Ejari registration, which is mandatory ...
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Dubai developer’s ‘niche’ Palm Jumeirah project @ Dh50m

Nov 23, 2015
“It’s a niche product and we are somewhat isolated from ‘typical’ market conditions,” asserted Mahmoud Amer, Executive Director, ...
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Dip into Dubai penthouse with pool in the middle for a cool Dh55m

Nov 19, 2015
If you fancy an entire floor of a tower block to yourself, then this penthouse apartment could be ...
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Dubai rent rises: Move or renew?

Nov 16, 2015
Majority of residents in Dubai are expecting rents to rise on renewal with families already reporting an increase ...
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Al Barari ‘trophy home’ on the market in Dubai for Dh49m

Nov 12, 2015
Nestled away on the outskirts of Dubai, Al Barari, an exclusive estate of palatial villas, houses some of ...
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Falconcity of Wonders attracts investors at Dubai Property Show

Nov 11, 2015
A leading Dubai developer says its Falconcity of Wonders ‘mega project’ attracted strong interest at the weekend’s Dubai ...
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Dubai’s Damac says Q3 net profit rises by 45%

Nov 10, 2015
Dubai’s Damac Properties reported a 45 percent rise in third-quarter net profit on Tuesday. The developer, which listed ...
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Middle East is global hub for luxury properties

Nov 09, 2015
The Middle East has grown to be a global hub for luxury property with high percentage of real ...
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Dubai property deals hit $50bn in first nine months of 2015

Nov 08, 2015
Dubai Land Department has said that the total amount of real estate transactions in Dubai for the first ...
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Theme parks: The UAE’s bid to become the entertainment capital of the world

Nov 05, 2015
Dubai this week launched the latest in a long line of theme park projects as the emirate aims ...
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Expats buying Dubai property: Indians Dh13bn, Britons Dh7bn, Pakistanis Dh5bn

Nov 04, 2015
In first 9 months Britons invest Dh7bn, Pakistanis Dh5bn. (Supplied) Indians invested a whopping Dh5.2 billion in Dubai’s ...
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No increase in Dubai property fees but new penalties regime introduced

Nov 03, 2015
Dubai Land Department on Monday reiterated that it is not planning to increase transfer fees for registering new ...
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Dubai’s Emaar Properties Q3 revenue soars 56% to nearly $900m

Nov 02, 2015
Dubai’s Emaar Properties, builder of the world’s tallest tower, reported a 31 percent rise in third-quarter net profit ...
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Nakheel plans partnership with Centara for Deira Islands resort

Nov 01, 2015
The Dubai developer Nakheel is planning to partner with one of Thailand’s leading hotel groups, Centara, to create ...
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Nakheel opens Golden Mile Galleria shopping complex on the Palm Jumeirah

Oct 29, 2015
Nakheel opened its Golden Mile Galleria retail centre on the Palm Jumeirah yesterday. The 400,000 square feet complex, ...
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Costliest property deal: Dh6,250 psf for Downtown Dubai apartment

Oct 28, 2015
Although the apartment sold in Downtown Dubai is ranked fifth on the list of the top 10 biggest ...
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Damac Towers by Paramount scheduled for Q4 2016

Oct 27, 2015
Damac Towers by Paramount, which is a cluster of four towers connected by a shared podium consisting of ...
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Emaar, Meraas launch Maple 2; sales begin

Oct 26, 2015
Dubai-based Emaar Properties and Meraas Holding will commence sales for the second phase of Maple townhouses in the ...
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Jumeirah Golf Estates awards contract for Alandalus housing project in Dubai

Oct 22, 2015
Dubai government-owned developer Jumeirah Golf Estates is pressing ahead with plans to build 674 mid-market flats and 54 ...
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TDIC starts handover of villas at third phase of Saadiyat Beach Villas project

Oct 19, 2015
The Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC), the master developer behind Saadiyat Island, on Sunday said it had ...
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This Dubai masterpiece will inspire new global luxury projects

Oct 11, 2015
The UK-based consultancy labels the Royal Atlantis to be the first truly super-prime development in Dubai, having 65 ...
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Dubai’s biggest property deal: Dh93m for Emirates Hills villa

Oct 06, 2015
Despite the reported slowdown in volume of property transactions across Dubai to date in 2015, high net worth ...
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Nakheel awards $223m contract for construction of The Palm Tower

Oct 05, 2015
Dubai developer Nakheel has awarded a $223 million contract for the construction of The Palm Tower, its 52-storey, ...
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Revealed: Top 12 Dubai Expo 2020 projects

Oct 01, 2015
1. Dubai Water Canal Project The $545 million Dubai Water Canal Project will transform Business Bay and connect ...
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Revealed: Cheapest Dubai suburb to rent studio, one-bed apartment

Sep 30, 2015
Dubailand developments such as SkyCourts, Remraam and Arjan offer best rental deals. (Pic Courtesy: DPG) If you are ...
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Upbeat Dubai developers plan new launches

Sep 29, 2015
Rendering of Mirdif Hills project. Falling property prices, lower sales volumes are not deterring Dubai developers from new ...
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Dubai real estate market continues price correction in August – report

Sep 27, 2015
August saw the Dubai real estate market continuing with its price correction, while Abu Dhabi registered some healthy ...
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UAE world’s second hottest property market, beats Singapore, UK

Sep 21, 2015
The UAE has been named the second hottest market for global residential property investors ahead of Singapore, the ...
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GCC investors keen on potential UAE property growth

Sep 20, 2015
Dubai has been on a real estate roller-coaster ride of boom, crash and recovery over the past decade ...
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More Chinese buyers seek homes in Dubai

Sep 17, 2015
Interest in Dubai property is soaring among potential buyers from China, according to Chinese property portal Juwai.com. The ...
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Dh2.4bn Nakheel contracts for Nad Al Sheba community

Sep 16, 2015
Nakheel on Monday signed contracts worth Dh2.4 billion for construction work at its mixed-use community of more than ...
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Plans unveiled for lagoon, beaches at Dubai’s Safa Park

Sep 15, 2015
he redeveloped Safa Park in Dubai will have its own man-made beach and “crystal lagoon” as well as ...
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Falconcity’s Egyptian pyramids ‘yet to win planning approval

Sep 14, 2015
The developer hoping to build a replica of the Egyptian pyramids and other attractions in Dubai has yet ...
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Phase 1 of Meraas Bur Dubai project ready in Q3 2016

Sep 13, 2015
Meraas’s Marsa Al Seef hospitality and retail development in Dubai’s Bur Dubai area is due for completion by ...
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Revealed: Dubai’s top 10 projects getting underway in 2016

Sep 10, 2015
Project: Mall of the World Location: Al Sufouh 1 World’s Largest Mall – 80 Hotels / 20 Hotel ...
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Dubai to rank property brokers based on performance

Sep 08, 2015
The Dubai Land Department is set to introduce a new system to rank the emirate’s property brokers based ...
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Dubai’s most expensive apartment: Dh181m home for rich and famous

Sep 07, 2015
The penthouse at One at Palm Jumeirah sprawls across 42,477 square-feet, and is decked with a staggering 16,641 ...
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Dubai Properties to unveil new luxury JBR residences

Sep 06, 2015
Dubai Properties (DP) announced on Saturday that it will unveil its latest luxury residential development, 1/JBR, at Cityscape ...
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Jumeirah Group plans five-star hotel at Business Bay in Dubai

Sep 03, 2015
Jumeirah Group plans to open a 200-room, five-star hotel as part of a US$1 billion project in Dubai’s ...
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First homes to be delivered at Dubai South within six months, says Damac

Sep 02, 2015
Damac Properties has said that it will deliver the first homes within the recently-rebranded Dubai South district within ...
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Dubai’s SKAI in $300m funding deal with some of China’s biggest banks

Sep 01, 2015
Dubai real estate firm SKAI, the developer behind the Viceroy Dubai Palm Jumeirah hotel project, has secured $300 ...
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Dubai developer Deyaar launches Afnan, first phase of Midtown project

Aug 31, 2015
Deyaar Development has announced the launch of the first phase of its Midtown master development in Dubai’s International ...
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Majestic English-style home on Palm Jumeirah is yours for Dh45m

Aug 30, 2015
While many villas on Palm Jumeirah have a similar look, the ‘signature’ villas that Nakheel cleverly spread across ...
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Omniyat to launch another Dh1bn hotel in Dubai’s Business Bay within 12 months

Aug 26, 2015
HONG KONG // Omniyat is set to launch another Dh1 billion hotel project in Business Bay in Dubai ...
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Construction contract awarded for Town Square townhouses in Dubai

Aug 25, 2015
The flagship development at Nshama’s Town Square project in Dubai has taken a further step forward with the ...
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Dh59 million apartment at Le Rêve is a palace in the Dubai sky

Aug 24, 2015
For those willing to spend Dh59 million on a property, it must have something that few others offer. ...
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$190.5m Dubai affordable homes project sees strong demand

Aug 23, 2015
The first phase of a $190.5 million affordable housing project in Dubai has reported strong sales with 80 ...
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Iconic Dubai Opera set for completion in March 2016

Aug 20, 2015
Dubai Opera will be as iconic in appearance as the world-famous Sydney Opera House (Emaar website) Dubai’s grandest ...
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Dubai ranked world’s fastest growing metro city

Aug 19, 2015
Smile, you’re in Dubai. The emirate has just been ranked as the world’s fastest growing metropolitan area relative ...
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MAG 5’s affordable housing at DWC 80pc sold out

Aug 18, 2015
Dubai-based MAG 5 Property Development (MAG 5 PD) has announced that 80 per cent of Phase One of ...
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Dubai’s Sweden Island set to launch $15m luxury villas

Aug 17, 2015
Developers behind the Sweden Island, which forms part of Dubai’s The World project, will launch sales of villas ...
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Developer chases UK investors for luxury Dubai project

Aug 16, 2015
Dubai-based developer Meydan Sobha has unveiled its multi-billion dirham Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City – District One ...
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Affordable housing aids Dubai real estate growth: report

Aug 13, 2015
Property consultancy claims market registered growth of 2.5% in H1 2015 Dubai’s property market has witnessed a 2.5 ...
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Nakheel continues push into Dubai retail with second Al Furjan mall

Aug 12, 2015
Nakheel’s aggressive push into Dubai’s retail market shows no sign of abating as it presses on with community ...
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120 new Dubai property projects launched in two years

Aug 11, 2015
A total of 120 new projects were launched in Dubai in the past 24 months, with investors being ...
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Nakheel signs Al Tayer brands to Al Khail Avenue mall in Dubai

Aug 10, 2015
Nakheel has agreed a deal with Al Tayer Group to bring in a group of the UAE conglomerate’s ...
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Emaar said to plan 2017 start to Golf District project in Dubai

Aug 06, 2015
Emaar will reportedly begin work in 2017 on the Dubai World Central Golf District project, an integrated urban ...
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Damac shares surge as Q2 profits rise 207%

Aug 05, 2015
Dubai real estate developer Damac Properties saw its shares surge 6.3 percent to AED3.40 ($0.92) and is currently ...
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Dubai’s Meydan launches world’s tallest residential tower, world’s longe...

Aug 04, 2015
Dubai has announced plans to build a new 3,671,000 square metre leisure, residential and hospitality destination which will ...
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Emaar Properties second-quarter earnings outpace forecasts

Aug 03, 2015
Emaar Properties yesterday said firm growth at its retail, malls and hospitality units led a 16 per cent ...
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AGCC picks up Dh844m contract for Emaar’s The Hills project in Dubai

Jul 29, 2015
Emaar Properties has awarded Al Ghandi and Consolidated Contractors International (AGCC) a deal worth Dh844 million for The ...
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Dubai real estate deals total $35.1bn in H1

Jul 28, 2015
Dubai Land Department said on Monday that the total amount of real estate transactions in Dubai exceeded AED129 ...
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Dubai residential rents drop 3% during Q2 – report

Jul 27, 2015
Dubai residential rents declined by 3% during the second quarter of 2015, according to the latest ADIB/MPM Properties ...
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Wasl to begin work on four major projects worth Dh40bn

Jul 26, 2015
Wasl Asset Management will start work on four major projects with a combined value of Dh40 billion within ...
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Dubai’s Union says to develop new projects worth $544m

Jul 23, 2015
Dubai’s Union Properties plans to develop three new projects worth two billion dirhams ($544.5 million), it said in ...
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Icon rising: Dubai Frame pillars now dominate skyline

Jul 22, 2015
Dubai: Two giant pillars are rising fast in the middle of Dubai, with many onlookers unaware of their ...
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Atlantis The Palm Dubai Set to Add The Royal Atlantis in 2017

Jul 21, 2015
If you thought resort development was slowing down in the United Arab Emirates, think again. They are still ...
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Residential lifestyle in Dubai that dreams and Dh18m are made of

Jul 20, 2015
Waterfront living on Palm Jumeirah with views of the Dubai Marina skyline and the Burj Al Arab are ...
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New areas emerging for affordable housing in Dubai

Jul 16, 2015
Dubailand has been named among the new growth corridors for affordable housing, according to property website Bayut.com. Meydan, ...
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Downtown Dubai tops chart for biggest office deals in Q2

Jul 14, 2015
Biggest transaction worth Dh19.19 million in Control Tower, Business Park Motor City Dubai’s commercial space continued to register ...
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Six deals cross Dh195 million on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah

Jul 13, 2015
A Dh60-million deal in the plush Emirates Hills, a master development by Emaar Properties, has topped the list ...
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Dubai residential rents post first quarterly drop since 2011

Jul 12, 2015
Dubai’s real estate market recorded its first quarterly fall in prime rents since 2011 in the first three ...
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Dubai residential property investors who want out advised to sell now

Jul 09, 2015
Average prices for Dubai apartments and villas reached their highest point in the third quarter of last year ...
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Azizi Developments to launch two new projects at Al Furjan in Dubai

Jul 08, 2015
Azizi Developments has announced that it has launched two new residential projects in the Al Furjan area of ...
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Dh1 billion project launched in Dubai’s MBR City

Jul 07, 2015
The ‘Jade at The Fields’ project consists of 360 three- and four-bed townhouses, with a starting price of ...
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Cityscape Global records 30% growth in exhibitors

Jul 07, 2015
The Middle East’s largest property trade show has recorded a 30 percent increase in exhibitors since last year, ...
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Questions raised over Dubai property supply amid gloomy price forecast

Jul 06, 2015
The Lilian Tower under construction in Business Bay. Antonie Robertson / The National The fall in residential prices ...
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Affordable Home Show to debut in Dubai as demand grows

Jul 05, 2015
The Affordable Home Show will make its debut in Dubai later this year as the emirate looks to ...
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Contractor appointed to build first Town Square apartment blocks in Dubai

Jul 02, 2015
The developer of the 300-hectare Town Square housing project in Dubailand has appointed a main contractor to build ...
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No hike in Dubai property registration fees: DLD

Jul 01, 2015
The Dubai Land Department (DLD) has ruled out any increase in property registration fees that are currently set ...
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Dubai Land Department denies increase in property registration fees

Jun 30, 2015
Dubai Land Department has quashed rumours that it was planning to double registration fees for property owners who ...
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Oasis in sky: World’s largest ferris wheel taking shape in Dubai

Jun 29, 2015
The ‘private oasis in the sky’ will have 48 luxury capsules holding 1,400 visitors, even allowing people to ...
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Damac launches Paramount Residences in Dubai

Jun 28, 2015
Damac Properties has announced launch of Paramount Residences at the Paramount Tower Hotel & Residences in Dubai. The ...
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Dubai off-plan properties 20% cheaper than secondary market

Jun 24, 2015
Dubailand tops list of maximum number of off-plan projects A slew of off-plan project launches in Dubai over ...
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Five reasons why Dubai’s property market will not see 2009-type crash – S&P

Jun 23, 2015
Dubai’s residential property market will see a double-digit correction in prices this year following three years of sharp ...
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UAE prepared for property price correction of up to 20 per cent this year, says S&P

Jun 22, 2015
The skyline of Dubai Marina by the Cayan Tower. Property prices are expected to continue to fall this ...
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New app lists top 100 property brokers in Dubai

Jun 21, 2015
There are currently 1,050 brokerage firms registered with Dubai’s Real Estate Regulatory Agency and 2,154 individuals. Antonie Robertson ...
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Revealed: Al Fara’a plans for Dubai Maritime City

Jun 18, 2015
Dubai is expected to be among the world’s top seven maritime centres by 2020. Dubai-based Al Fara’a Properties ...
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Lower prices, higher yields: Right time to invest in Dubai property?

Jun 17, 2015
Property prices in Dubai are softening with a new report by UK-based Global Property Guide (GPG) putting the ...
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World’s tallest commercial tower in Dubai moves step closer as Burj Khalifa architect ap...

Jun 16, 2015
The Burj 2020 will be built in Jumeirah Lakes Towers where the Almas Tower, centre, currently stands at ...
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Dubai property market: 14 projects, 4,800 units launched

Jun 16, 2015
The total number of newly launched units in the last three years in Dubai stood at 52,000, while ...
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Damac enlists property broker 5i5j to ‘sell Dubai’ to the Chinese

Jun 15, 2015
Ziad El Chaar, Damac’s managing director, signed the agreement with 5i5j during Dubai Week in China last month. ...
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Damac to hand over first Akoya villas in Dubai this year

Jun 14, 2015
The first villas at the US$6 billion Akoya By Damac development will be delivered by the end of ...
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Dubai Sports City to house 20,000 people within a year

Jun 11, 2015
Dubai Sports City expects to house 20,000 people within a year, as the mixed-use complex expects to attract ...
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Green light for Dubai’s first private floating islands

Jun 10, 2015
Oqyana Real Estate and Amillarah Private Islands will create will be 33 luxury floating private islands with each ...
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Dubai developer Damac awards Dh2.8bn in contracts

Jun 09, 2015
Dubai-based Damac Properties has awarded more than Dh2.8 billion worth of contracts during the first half of this ...
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Dubai house prices, rents continue to fall in Q2 as supply fears rise

Jun 09, 2015
Property prices and rents in Dubai continued to fall during the second quarter of 2015, with concerns growing ...
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Meraas appoints WSP to oversee building of Dubai’s Bvlgari Resort and Residences

Jun 08, 2015
A model of Meeras’s new project, Bvlgari Resort and Residences, which will take shape on Jumeirah Bay Island. ...
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Dubai Properties releases more units to meet Wharf project demand

Jun 07, 2015
Dubai Properties has announced the release of additional units at its recently launched residential tower at Dubai Wharf ...
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Emaar Properties sets price range for up to $334m Egypt unit float

Jun 04, 2015
Dubai’s Emaar Properties announced the price range on Thursday for the initial share sale of its Egyptian unit ...
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Emaar’s Al Mamzar beachfront project to cost $2.72bn

Jun 03, 2015
Emaar Properties’ mixed-use beachfront development in Dubai’s Al Mamzar district is expected to have a preliminary cost of ...
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Why you should buy a property in Dubai now… click to know

Jun 03, 2015
The gross returns on investment from large to small apartments ranges between 5.87 per cent and 7.21 per ...
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Yields stabilise in Dubai’s property market

Jun 02, 2015
Current softness in property value gains aid the transition Dubai: ‘Dubai realty offers the higher yields …’ has ...
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Summer, Ramadan in Dubai: Best time to bargain, save on rent

Jun 01, 2015
Apartment rents fell 0.69 per cent compared with a 0.20 per cent fall in March, while villa rentals ...
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Huge market awaits Dubai’s affordable housing

Jun 01, 2015
Developers should offer properties priced between Dh250,000 and Dh500,000 to attract mid-market buyers Dubai:  A huge proportion of ...
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Meydan Sobha unveils show villas at $10bn Dubai project

May 31, 2015
Meydan Sobha unveiled the show villas at its $10 billion Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City – District ...
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Dubai-based CEO hopes to raise Dh75,000 for children in Nepal

May 28, 2015
Dubai — An adventurous Dubai-based CEO will trade in his executive suit for climbing boots and carabiners in ...
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New tower unveiled in Dubai’s Business Bay

May 28, 2015
Developers Arabian Gulf Properties and Time Properties have completed a new residential scheme in Business Bay, close to ...
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Indian, British, Russian women buy billions of properties in Dubai

May 27, 2015
Indian women purchased properties worth Dh1.05 billion in the first four months of 2015, followed by Emirati women ...
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Emaar set to launch new Downtown Dubai residential project

May 26, 2015
Emaar will launch its latest project this weekend, a two-tower residential development located in Downtown Dubai. Designed by ...
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New Dubai Wharf homes set for sales launch

May 24, 2015
Dubai Properties on Sunday unveiled a new residential tower at Dubai Wharf, a multi-million dirham mixed-use project in ...
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Foreigners invest AED 12 billion in Dubai property in Q1

May 20, 2015
The affluent investors in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states registered the biggest chunk in property investments, amounting ...
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Dubai Properties says Mudon homes sold out on launch day

May 19, 2015
Dubai Properties has announced the that all units of Arabella townhouses launched for sale on Saturday in its Mudon project were sold out amid strong investor demand. Sales were conducted on a first-come first-serve basis, with scores of people queuing ...
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Where is it cheapest to rent 1-bedroom in Dubai?

May 18, 2015
The cheapest place to rent a one-bedroom apartment in Dubai is in the Arjaan master development, according to the Real Estate Regulatory Agency’s (Rera) rental index’s second update. One-bed units in the development are available from Dh35,000 to Dh45,000 per ...
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Affordable housing is the new investor need

May 17, 2015
Dubai — The demand for affordable housing is becoming more apparent as Binghatti Apartments, the first residential venture ...
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Aldar consolidates further with Dh620m first quarter net profit

May 16, 2015
Dubai: Aldar Properties has pulled off another strong set of profit numbers, with net profits of Dh620 million ...
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Live next to Dubai Expo 2020 venue: Developer to sell units from Dh380,000

May 14, 2015
Year 2015 is fast becoming the year of affordable housing, with one more Dubai developer entering the property ...
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Dubai ‘hot’ property deals: No 4% fee, interest-free EMIs, pay after handover

May 13, 2015
As more and more developers announce projects in Dubai, companies are now focusing on offering investors freebies and ...
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Dubai: Sell in May and go away

May 12, 2015
The best month to buy a property in Dubai is in October through February, while the optimum time ...
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Revealed: The cheapest areas to rent a studio, one-bed flat

May 11, 2015
Dubai: Planning to move out soon because your landlord has just announced that your rent will increase in the next few months? You are not alone. Property consultants have recently reported that, while rents were largely “unchanged” in the first ...
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Dubai enters list of world’s top 5 most improved cities: JLL

May 10, 2015
Dubai has made it to the list of top five most improved cities since 2010 which has been ...
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More top end luxury properties sold worldwide in 2014 than ever before

May 10, 2015
More luxury properties than ever before were both sold and listed for sale at US$100 million or higher ...
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Palma Development Announces Launch of Serenia Residences

May 04, 2015
Lifestyle project the sole residential-only development on exclusive Palm Jumeirah Crescent Dubai – Property investors lookingfora premium development ...
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Property prices and rents holding steady in the Gulf region

May 03, 2015
Residential property prices in Dubai have increased 1.5% year on year, led by villas, with apartment seeing prices ...
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Dubai developers launch more mid-income housing units

Apr 29, 2015
Developers in Dubai continue to focus on launching ‘affordable’ housing projects, hoping ‘off-plan’ sales to gain traction backed ...
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Emaar Maple project in Dubai MBR City sold out on launch date

Apr 28, 2015
Emaar Properties, Dubai’s largest developer, has sold out Maple, its first townhouse community in Mohammed Bin Rashid (MBR) ...
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Going after the mid-market property buyer in Dubai

Apr 23, 2015
Dubai: Dubailand — or at least some clusters within it — is emerging as a favoured destination for ...
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Real estate and hospitality boost Dubai Holding entity’s 2014 net

Apr 22, 2015
Dubai: Lifted by strong numbers generated by its real estate, hospitality and telecom subsidiaries, Dubai Holding’s Commercial Operations ...
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New launch pushes Dubai property prices closer to ‘affordable’

Apr 19, 2015
An affordable housing price war has begun in Dubai’s real estate market, with a new company upping the ...
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Delano Hotel Brand Debuts in Dubai

Apr 18, 2015
Dubai, United Arab Emirates—Morgans Hotel Group brings its Delano Brand to the Middle East through a recently announced ...
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Park Regis Business Bay to open in 2016 in Dubai

Apr 17, 2015
Australian-based StayWell Hospitality Group has expanded its hotel property management portfolio in the Middle East with the signing ...
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Dubai Issues New Law On Lost/Abandoned Property In Emirate

Apr 15, 2015
Dubai’s Ruler and UAE VP and PM Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has issued a new law ...
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Cayan launches Dh1bn Dubai project

Apr 13, 2015
Cayan Group, the developer of the Cayan Tower, the world’s tallest twisted tower, will spend Dh3.5 billion on ...
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Chestertons to showcase $925m luxury project in Dubai

Apr 12, 2015
Leading international property agency Chestertons is set to unveil a Dh3.4 billion ($925 million) London-based project by developers ...
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Lebanese investors lead in property deals in Dubai

Apr 05, 2015
Among pan-Arabs, the Lebanese have topped the list of investors outside the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), with an average of Dh2.63 million ($715,884) per transaction in real estate sector in Dubai last year, according to a top real estate firm. ...
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Dubai gridlock part of the job as city mulls low-cost homes

Apr 04, 2015
Walid Zahra has a 25-minute trip home from his office in Dubai — if you don’t count the ...
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Dubai Properties’ townhouses sold out at property show

Apr 03, 2015
Dubai Properties, a leading UAE-based real estate developer, said it has successfully sold out all the four-bedroom townhouses ...
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Canal project flowing smoothly

Apr 02, 2015
Dubai: The Dubai Water Canal project is progressing on schedule, an official said at a government services expo ...
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Dubai property sales defy market predictions

Apr 01, 2015
Dubai: All talk of demand for property in Dubai being in terminal decline is greatly exaggerated, industry insiders ...
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Damac to offer big sales deals at Dubai show

Mar 30, 2015
Damac Properties, a leading property developer in the UAE, will be announcing special offers and payment plans for ...
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Saudi, Dubai firms set up fund for $272m mixed use project

Mar 29, 2015
Cayan Group, a Saudi-based developer, and investment firm Shuaa Capital have announced an agreement to set up a ...
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Prime property market in Dubai sees sales fall

Mar 28, 2015
Dubai luxury home prices remain relatively resilient despite a drop-off in sales activity, according to the latest analysis ...
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Dubai property sector thriving on strength of Expo projects

Mar 27, 2015
Dubai: The big tenders awarded last year and currently underway are keeping the construction sector ticking along nicely ...
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Dubai’s UP to break ground on Dh1.5bn MotorCity projects

Mar 25, 2015
Union Properties (UP), a Dubai-based developer, will commence construction of Dh1.1 billion The Vertex, a five high-rise towers, ...
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UAE property: The cheapest and priciest areas to rent in Dubai

Mar 23, 2015
Dubai: Looking for a place to rent in Dubai that doesn’t break the bank? Stay away from Shaikh ...
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Dubai to build affordable houses for people earning Dh3,000 to Dh10,000 per month

Mar 22, 2015
Dubai has allocated over 100 hectares of land for affordable housing, mostly to meet the demand for dwellings ...
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Dubai apartments now up to Dh400,000 cheaper

Mar 16, 2015
Dubai: Did you know that if you buy a one-bedroom apartment in Dubai today, you would spend nearly ...
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World’s oldest insurer launches operations in Dubai

Mar 15, 2015
The oldest insurance company in the world has launched operations in the Middle East after opening offices in ...
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Newer areas of Dubai under property investors’ radar

Mar 12, 2015
Newer areas of Dubai, UAE, are coming under property investors’ radar as the market becomes more end-user driven, ...
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You may get affordable houses in Dubai in future

Mar 11, 2015
Dubai Municipality’s quota plan for new developments a boon to middle-income residents. A proposal by the Dubai Municipality ...
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Dubai luxury villas: Beach-front or golf community, which costlier?

Mar 10, 2015
Average sale prices of luxury villas on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, a beach-front development, are now twice costlier than ...
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Making affordable housing a possibility in Dubai

Mar 09, 2015
Dubai: Any regulation to create mandatory affordable housing for “all new residential developments in Dubai” would have to ...
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Indians biggest buyers of Dubai real estate in 2014: Report

Mar 08, 2015
DUBAI: Indians were the largest investors in the promising Dubai real estate market in terms of the number ...
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Dubai property developer offers flats for free to Torch fire victims

Mar 07, 2015
A property developer will provide 20 studio and one-bedroom apartments to house people who were made homeless by ...
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Dubai’s Emaar Properties proposes 15% cash dividend for 2014

Mar 06, 2015
The board of Dubai’s Emaar Properties proposed a 15 percent cash dividend for 2014, it said in a ...
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Apartment and villa prices fall in Dubai at beginning of 2015

Mar 05, 2015
Residential property prices in Dubai fell by almost 4% in the first six weeks of this year with ...
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Money talks at London’s Dubai Property Show

Mar 03, 2015
LONDON // Dubai may be known for its colourful and occasionally wacky property developments, but investors at a ...
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Pictured: World’s first man-made island solely devoted to partying to be built in Du...

Mar 02, 2015
A man-made party island set to rival Ibiza is being planned to attract revellers to the Arabian Gulf. Dream Island will be able to host around 20,000 partygoers with two ‘mega clubs’, four beach clubs, five hotels and 100 restaurants. The ...
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Dubai property market attracts British investors

Mar 01, 2015
Britons are third on the list of top investors in the Dubai property market, only behind Indians and ...
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Where rents have fallen or gone up in Dubai

Feb 28, 2015
We’ve been hearing for some time that Dubai rents are going to drop by about 5 per cent ...
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Dubai consumer confidence continues to rise in Q4 – survey

Feb 27, 2015
Consumer optimism in Dubai continued to grow in the final three months of 2014 after three quarters of ...
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Building on the boundaries

Feb 26, 2015
LONDON often seems pinched: last year a dilapidated seven-by-eleven foot garage in Chelsea sold for £550,000 ($850,000). But ...
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Worlds most powerful Arab in Real Estate

Feb 25, 2015
Emaar’s Chairman Mohammed Ali Alabbar leads the list of the world’s most powerful Arabs in the real estate ...
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Rents in Dubai to drop on supply of units

Feb 24, 2015
Dubai — The supply of an estimated 14,000 new residential units in 2015 is expected to soften Dubai’s ...
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Dubai property market strengthens with rising US dollar

Feb 23, 2015
Dubai property has more room for price escalation, driven by quality of life, world-class infrastructure, and wages rates, ...
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London to host first Dubai Property Show amid rising demand

Feb 22, 2015
The first annual Dubai Property Show is to take place at London Olympia from February 27 to March ...
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Dubai’s ruler backs four major real estate projects

Feb 20, 2015
Four major real estate projects being built by Wasl Asset Management Group in Dubai have won the backing ...
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Emaar profit rises 30%

Feb 19, 2015
Dubai — Global property giant Emaar Properties announced on Sunday a 30 per cent jump in net operating ...
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Durise launches crowdfunding for key property

Feb 18, 2015
Durise, a property crowdfunding company, has launched its services online to real estate investors with the offering of ...
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Chestertons to unveil AED5.5 billion luxurious London project for UAE investors

Feb 17, 2015
Samuel Warren, Global Director of International Residential Developments Project caters to UAE investors who wish to expand their ...
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Bulgari Hotel Dubai to open in 2018

Feb 16, 2015
Bulgari Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement with Dubai-based real estate development company Meraas Holding for a new hotel in Dubai to be opened in 2017. Designed by Italian architectural firm Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners, the luxury ...
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Expect Dubai rental decline, rent-free periods this year?

Feb 15, 2015
Dubai residents can expect rental declines this year, with landlords even offering rent-free periods to their existing tenants, ...
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Dubai Developer Muraba Completes Phase 1 Of Palm Jumeirah Project The developer says on t...

Feb 14, 2015
Dubai-based property developer Muraba’s upcoming project on Palm Jumeirah is proceeding on track for completion in April 2016, it revealed in a statement on Sunday. Ibrahim Al Ghurair, the firm’s founder, confirmed that the first phase of construction on the ...
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GGICO launches freehold apartment property

Feb 13, 2015
GGICO Properties, a real estate service company based in Dubai, UAE, has launched its new Grand Horizon Apartments, ...
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Dh44bn in 3 years: Why more Indians will buy property in Dubai

Feb 12, 2015
Indians have invested Dh44 billion in Dubai’s real estate market in the last three years, including Dh18bn in ...
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Sheikha Latifa reviews Dubai Design District’s masterplan development

Feb 11, 2015
Her Highness Sheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts ...
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Dubai Predictions 2015: Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman, Emaar Properties

Feb 10, 2015
Dubai Predictions 2015: Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman, Emaar Properties Emaar’s core growth strategy is to create prime real estate assets. Dubai has been ...
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AZIZI Developments reveals AED 4.5-billion investments in Dubai real estate market

Feb 09, 2015
Leading UAE property developer to launch new luxury projects in 2015 to sustain substantial growth  UAE, 8 February, ...
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Dubai developer Damac reports 46% profit rise despite property slowdown

Feb 08, 2015
Profit at Damac rocketed 46 per cent last year as the high-profile Dubai developer completed thousands of new ...
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Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Dubai Motor City and the Radisson Blu H...

Feb 07, 2015
Carlson Rezidor, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel groups worldwide, further expands its portfolio in the ...
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Buying that exotic home overseas just got easier thanks to Raghuram Rajan

Feb 06, 2015
Buying that dream home in an exotic location abroad just got easier as the Reserve Bank of India ...
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Dubai still a high value property investment market

Feb 05, 2015
Known for having business dealings with high profile investors such as Donald Trump and Tiger Woods, Dubai property ...
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Dubai Properties honours real estate brokers

Feb 04, 2015
Dubai Properties (DP) honoured its partner real estate brokers at a recent event for their contributions towards the ...
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Dubai Investments’ net profit up 63% in 2014

Feb 03, 2015
Total revenue for the year was Dh3.19b, up from Dh2.84b in 2013 Dubai Investments (DI) said on Sunday its net profit for 2014 rose 63 per cent to Dh1.341 billion, while total revenue for the year was Dh3.19 billion, as ...
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Two Dubai villa communities raise service fee

Feb 02, 2015
Villa owners in Dubai’s two of the most popular villa communities – the Meadows and the Springs – ...
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Dubai Investments to Pay About $41 Million for Al Mal Stake

Feb 01, 2015
Dubai Investments PJSC, the company with interests in real estate and manufacturing, will buy a 60 percent stake in investment bank Al Mal Capital PSC as part of a plan to boost financial services assets. The company will pay about ...
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Dubai rents and prime property prices set to fall 10% on average this year

Jan 28, 2015
Calling the top of the Dubai real estate market yesterday, the property agent JLL predicted that after remaining ...
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Jan 27, 2015
Investors from across the globe pumped Dh109 billion ($30 billion) into the real estate market in Dubai, UAE ...
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Property markets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi set for stability in 2015

Jan 26, 2015
DUBAI // The property markets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi are expected to be stable this year although ...
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Balanced budget in Dubai to support real estate sector

Jan 05, 2015
If we look back over the last 20 years the economy of Dubai, and indeed the real estate ...
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Forecast 2015: PNC Menon

Jan 04, 2015
With Dubai’s population expected to grow from 2.1 million to 3 million by 2020, we envisage the real ...
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First rental index update of 2015: Dubai housing rents up 6% to 25%

Jan 04, 2015
Rents across some of Dubai’s master communities have risen by 6 to 25 per cent in the first ...
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Dubai Movenpick property sold for $95m

Jan 04, 2015
The Moevenpick Hotel & Apartments in Dubai, UAE has been sold to investment group Kingdom Hotel Investments for ...
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Dubai ushers in 2015 with Worlds Most Watched New Year’s Eve Spectacle by Emaar in D...

Jan 02, 2015
DUBAI, UAE – The Downtown Dubai New Year’s Eve Gala, a dazzling never-before-seen show of fireworks, LED light and ...
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Dubai’s Real Estate Sector Gains

Jan 01, 2015
Dubai’s real estate sector shows clear signs of maturity and looks set to carry forward steady growth trends ...
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Emaar Properties names new Group CEO

Jan 01, 2015
Dubai’s largest developer Emaar Properties on Wednesday named Amit Jain as the group’s new chief operating officer and ...
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CBRE on top of the world

Dec 12, 2014
CBRE New Zealand has been judged world’s best property consultancy at the International Property Awards ceremony in Dubai. ...
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Jumeirah Golf Estates wins top property awards

Dec 12, 2014
Jumeirah Golf Estates has won four awards as one of the Middle East’s top residential gold resorts at ...
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Al Habtoor announces Dh2bn worth of new Dubai projects as IPO is weighed up

Dec 11, 2014
Al Habtoor Group, the Dubai-based conglomerate, has announced more than Dh2 billion worth of new projects as it ...
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Beco ups stake in UAE property portal

Dec 11, 2014
Beco Capital, an investment firm based in Dubai, UAE, has increased its stake in Propertyfinder Group, the owner ...
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Dubai sees first quarterly house price drop in four years

Dec 10, 2014
Dubai’s real estate market recorded its first quarterly house price decline in four years, with prices falling more ...
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What price can you get for Dubai property? Click now

Dec 08, 2014
Dubai-based bank has now launched a property price index Dubai property prices have increased this year compared to ...
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Revealed: Where Dubai rents have risen the most

Dec 07, 2014
Jumeirah Village Circle rose maximum in last four years Average rents in Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC) rose the ...
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Top 10 factors to consider when buying villa in Dubai

Dec 04, 2014
Follow these tips to boost your confidence before you make your ultimate purchase decision Villa community living is ...
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Palm Jumeirah to get 15-theatre multiplex

Dec 03, 2014
Nakheel signs Vox Cinemas for Nakheel Mall Master developer Nakheel has signed cinema operator Vox Cinemas for Nakheel ...
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Dubai’s first reserved parking space for green vehicles

Dec 01, 2014
Dafza’s new parking building can accommodate 835 cars Nearly 84 parking spaces in the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority’s ...
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UAE developers to start work on Cityscape projects

Nov 30, 2014
UAE developers are no longer merely announcing projects at realty exhibitions; they are now ensuring work starts on ...
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Damac to soon open new hotels in Burj Downtown district

Nov 27, 2014
Dubai-based developer Damac Properties will open two new hotels in the Burj Downtown area as it aims to ...
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Emaar’s Dubai Creek towers at Dh1,850 psf

Nov 24, 2014
Launch of two new towers in Dubai Creek Residence took place on November 15 Emaar Properties and Dubai ...
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Learn from Dubai’s rebound, says Trump Jr.

Oct 04, 2014
Trump Organisation ‘looking at building everything in Dubai’ Dubai’s rebound story is incredible and a great example to ...
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Emaar’s 5-bedroom Dubai penthouse sells for Dh23m

Oct 02, 2014
Average sales price for The Address Residence Sky View at Dh4,000psf, 72 units sold Emaar Properties, Dubai’s largest ...
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Why buying office in Dubai’s Burj Khalifa makes sense?

Oct 01, 2014
Commercial space in skyscrapers here are 10 times cheaper than Hong Kong: Report Residential property prices in Dubai ...
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Emaar offers 2nd tower of BLVD Crescent in Downtown Dubai

Jun 11, 2014
Property developer Emaar Properties on Sunday launched the second tower of Downtown Dubai’s BLVD Crescent. Emaar said in ...
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Property fees must be paid by owners: Rera

Jun 11, 2014
Dubai’s real estate regulators have told developers to stop suspending any services to their units and said that ...
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Dubai realty still packs punch for GCC investors

Jun 11, 2014
Dubai: The pace of transactional activity in Dubai’s realty space may have slackened in the last five months, ...
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The Dolphin Residence launched in Dubai Maritime City

Jun 10, 2014
Dubai Maritime City (DMC) said on Wednesday it has joined hands with Sharaf Investments and Al Ali Property ...
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Dubai realty overcomes slower growth rate

Jun 02, 2014
Dubai: Dubai’s home prices were up only 3.4 per cent in the first quarter, but enough to continue ...
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Trumpeting the cause of Dubai realty in 2014

Jun 01, 2014
Dubai: If Dubai’s property market needed an endorsement, it certainly has got one from Donald Trump and a ...
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