How VAT Affects Home Ownership and Renting in Dubai

As a UAE resident, one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll face is that of buying or renting a home. Owning a home involves...

Top 5 Most Affordable Communities in Dubai

Jumeirah Village Circle and Al Furjan, the two most affordable communities in Dubai to rent a villa, saw some of the steepest declines in...

Dubai’s Interim Property Registration Law Amended

In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued Law No....

On The Market: Apartments Near Downtown Dubai

Here is our handpicked selection of ready and under construction apartments near Downtown Dubai available for investment right now. Explore the best of Dubai's upmarket...

Motor City Green Community Phase 3 Launched

Spacious Freehold Townhouse Villas with 10 years payment plan post-handover and 5 years Free Service Charges! National Bonds Corporation PJSC, through its real estate arm,...

Which Paint Colors Can Help Sell a Home for More Money

If you are a smart or cunning real estate investor researching how to sell a home for more money, here is the answer. For Sale...

How To Select Your First Property for Investment in Dubai

Dubai's real estate market is thriving because investors from all over the world were quick to realize that the returns they can get exceed the...

Ramadan Offers for Ready Homes across Dubai Communities

Developer Nakheel is encouraging UAE nationals to invest in the Dubai property market with an exclusive scheme that needs just a 20 per cent...

Zahra Townhouse Community In Town Square Coming To Life

The first residential community in Town Square, the 750-acre (31 million sq ft) trendy development that ushers in the concept of high quality residential...

Unified rental contract to become mandatory in Dubai

Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced the introduction of new unified property rental contact that will become mandatory for transactions from March this year. DLD...

“New” Investors in Dubai Real Estate

Previously we have been reading that Indians, Iranians or Emiratis are the most active investors in real estate in Dubai. Lately, with the withdrawal...

Mortgage enquiries up; especially from middle-bracket earners

While the property market appears to be simultaneously booming and crashing, depending on which statistic you follow, or which article you read, one source...

Is Real Estate a Good Investment for Retirement?

Investments in real estate are usually considered by investors a bad choice when it comes to funding your retirement – property prices fluctuate, the...

Three Investment Opportunities in Off Plan Property Worth Considering

If you already live in Dubai, or you are planning to relocate to the city soon, naturally you will need a home. What better...

Why Ultra Expensive and Luxurious Homes on The Palm Remain Empty

You have most probably seen the pictures of luxurious homes on The Palm Jumeirah and secretly envied the people who occupy them. Guess what?...

10 Things Your Dubai Landlord May Not Tell You

Dubai is one of the cities on the planet that attract an overwhelming amount of expats – the scale of development, economy growth and...

How to Buy a Luxury Home

Many people dream of living in a huge, luxury and beautiful home, but when it comes to buying one, there’s more than just a...

When to Buy and When to Sell – Real Estate Cycles

In order to be successful in real estate investing, you should not only pick the right properties, but also pick the right timing. You...