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Dubai property scene gets on the ramp with fashion

 Sep 21 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

Branded projects bearing the Bulgari and Just Cavalli names set the trend Continue Reading

UAE developers weigh up the cost of VAT on construction

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

Dubai’s developers will have to work out ways to handle the VAT (value-added tax) on contractors during a project development phase. Continue Reading

Emaar Properties to develop 10 million sq ft waterfront residences and hotel project in Dubai Harbour

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: mediaoffice.ae

Emaar Properties today announced that it will develop about 10 million sq ft of waterfront residences and a brand-new hotel project at Dubai Harbour, the 20 million sq ft destination developed by Meraas. Continue Reading

Dubai still packs a punch on rental yields

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

For the yield chasing global investor, Dubai’s property market — even one in a correction mode — still has what it takes. Continue Reading

For many Dubai developers, sales come at a steep price

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

Those extra-elastic post-handover plans of two years and more come at a price … for the concerned developers. Continue Reading

Work starts on Dubai's One Za'abeel tower project

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: zawya.com

Ithra Dubai, a real estate company owned by sovereign wealth fund Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), on Wednesday said it has achieved a major milestone at its One Za'abeel Tower project, with work finally starting on site. Continue Reading

NBC sells 60pc of Dubai Motor City Phase III units

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: tradearabia.com

National Bonds Corporation, a leading investment company in the UAE, said its real estate subsidiary, National Properties, has sold 60 per cent of the third phase of Motor City Green Community project coming up in Dubai, within three days of its launch. Continue Reading

Jumeirah Golf Estates sweeps three awards

 Sep 20 2017

JUMEIRAH Golf Estates (JGE), the world-class residential golf destination offering luxury homes and leisure facilities among two internationally-acclaimed championship golf courses, has nabbed three awards at the 26th annual Africa and Arabia Property Awards, adding on to its already impressive list of wins. Continue Reading

MBR City pulls in buyers for its apartments

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

A location in Dubai featuring Dh90 million mansions under development is generating a lot of buzz for its apartments too. Continue Reading

UAE’s hospitality projects value crosses Dh262 billion in Sept 2017

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: 4hoteliers.com

Total value of 543 active hospitality projects in the UAE reached US$71.6 billion (Dh262.77 billion) at the beginning of September 2017, according to BNC Network, the largest and most comprehensive project research and intelligence provider in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Continue Reading

DXB Entertainments gets $67m shareholder loan

 Sep 20 2017
 Source: tradearabia.com

DXB Entertainments, a major provider of leisure and entertainment experiences and owner of Dubai Parks and Resorts, said it has reached an agreement with its majority shareholder, Meraas, a leading UAE developer, for a subordinated loan of Dh245 million ($67 million). Continue Reading

Land sales and real estate projects drive growth in Dubai property market

 Sep 19 2017

Property transactions between January and June totalled some Dh132bn ($35.9bn), according to the Dubai Land Department (DLD), a 16.8% increase on the same period last year. The number of sales rose by an even stronger 25.9% year-on-year (y-o-y), from 28,251 to 35,571. Continue Reading

The Rental Disputes Center is an integrated judicial system for the real estate sector

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: mediaoffice.ae

Since its establishment in 2013, the Rental Disputes Center (RDC) has worked toward becoming the international reference point for resolving rental disputes via an integrated judicial system that is characterised by speed and accuracy, and supports sustainability. Continue Reading

Exclusive: Arenco weighs plans for twin-towered Dubai Media City site

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: zawya.com

Arenco Real Estate is considering building two major towers comprising up to one million square foot of built up space on neighbouring plots at Dubai Media City. Continue Reading

Asteco leasing agent for Dubai mixed-use tower

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: gdnonline.com

Asteco, one of the region’s leading real estate firms, has been appointed exclusive leasing agent for Duja Tower, a unique building owned by Nasser Lootah Real Estate in the very heart of Dubai’s business district. Continue Reading

Dubai City Walk Landlords to Welcome Bitcoin Rent Payments Come October

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: newsbtc.com

Using Bitcoin for everyday purchases or bills remains a bit difficult. Most service providers do not accept Bitcoin payments directly or indirectly. Continue Reading

$72bn hospitality projects under way in UAE

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: tradearabia.com

A total of 543 hospitality projects worth Dh262.77 billion ($71.6 billion) are currently under way across the UAE, thus reflecting the vibrancy of the leisure, tourism and the entertainment sectors, according to a report. Continue Reading

Ultra-luxury mega project nearing completion with half of units already sold. Ultra-luxury mega project to be completed on time

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: prurgent.com

Resort-style residential development to welcome first residents at beginning of 2018 • Number of villas to be finished ahead of schedule. Continue Reading

Emaar Hospitality Group rolls out Oracle Opera across Rove Hotels

 Sep 19 2017

Emaar Hospitality Group is rolling out Oracle Opera, the globally operated property management system, across its Rove Hotels. Continue Reading

FIVE Holdings repays US$300m syndicated financing 13 months ahead of schedule

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: zawya.com

FIVE Holdings (BVI) Limited, the real estate development and hospitality group, has repaid its AED1.1bn (US$300m) syndicated finance package 13 months ahead of schedule, the firm today announced. Continue Reading

Dubai bourse holds steady

 Sep 19 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

The broader Dubai benchmark index closed almost unchanged on Tuesday as real estate stocks took a breather. Continue Reading

Watch out for new trends emerging in UAE real estate

 Sep 19 2017

A few key trends have emerged during this year's edition of Cityscape Global, highlighting the evolving nature of the UAE's real estate market. Continue Reading

Nakheel assesses construction bids for RIU resort at Deira Islands

 Sep 19 2017

Dubai developer Nakheel is assessing 10 bids for the construction of its 800-room RIU beachfront resort at Deira Islands, it announced on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Dubai's Al Maha Resort scoops three Meha awards

 Sep 19 2017

Dubai’s luxurious desert retreat Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, has been crowned the region’s prime holiday destination after scooping no less than three prizes at this year’s Middle East Hospitality Awards (Meha). Continue Reading

A property market on the move

 Sep 18 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

The first half of the year was characterised by falling prices across all market segments following the completion of several new projects, which caused a state of oversupply in some parts of the market. Continue Reading

Damac Maison Royale The Distinction opens in Dubai

 Sep 18 2017

Damac Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality arm of Damac Properties, has announced the official launch of the luxurious Damac Maison Royale The Distinction, comprising well-appointed hotel apartments in the heart of Dubai’s prestigious Downtown district. Continue Reading

Why reviving stalled projects is a win-win for investors

 Sep 18 2017

Dubai enjoys a plethora of investment opportunities, the majority of which may be legally navigated with relative ease. Continue Reading

‘We prefer stable markets’

 Sep 18 2017
 Source: gulfnews.com

Bloom Properties, the development arm of Bloom Holding, has a diversified real estate portfolio. Continue Reading

Global central banks considering own cryptocurrencies but risks to financial system still unclear, BIS says

 Sep 18 2017
 Source: thenational.ae

The rise of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin has nudged central banks around the world to consider creating their own digital currencies but risks to the financial system are still difficult to gauge, the Bank for International Settlement said. Continue Reading

Al Hamra Group makes four senior appointments

 Sep 18 2017
 Source: tradearabia.com

Al Hamra Group, one of the largest real estate developers in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, has announced four new senior appointments across its hospitality, retail, facilities management and finance operations. Continue Reading

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