UAE Visas: A Fresh Wind is Blowing

Sweeping changes in labour and visa rules recently by this country have come as a boon to Indian workers and will also spur tourism, retail and the property market Every now and then, UAE authorities launch an initiative to clear the country of illegals. ( read original story ...)

How to manage an overseas property investment

Toby Johncox, principle representative at property specialist Enness Dubai, says if you are lucky enough to find good tenants, appreciate them. “Look after them and they will look after you. I let a property in the UK and check in with my tenant every ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Properties bids to attract Chinese investors

Dubai Properties is drawing high interest for its projects from investors and potential buyers in China as part of its participation at Luxury Property Showcase (LPS) Beijing 2018. A key highlight of Dubai Properties' outing at the event is its showcase of ... ( read original story ...)

Aldar to launch new Viceroy-branded property in Abu Dhabi

Just 24 hours after Aldar revealed it will refurbish the Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi and turn it into a W Hotel property, the firm announced it is working on another branded property with the Viceroy Hotel Group in the capital. Aldar has not yet shared details ... ( read original story ...)

UAE- REST – Does it spell the end of the property broker?

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) On May 29, the director-general of the Dubai Land Department, Sultan Butti bin Mejren, announced the Real Estate Self Transaction (REST) platform. Part of the announcement read "the complete digital management of real estate ... ( read original story ...)

Aldar picks Marriott to manage Abu Dhabi luxury hotel

Aldar Properties, a leading developer in Abu Dhabi, UAE, said it has signed up global hospitality giant Marriott International to manage one of its most strategically located hotels on Yas Island. The move comes as part of Aldar's active asset management ... ( read original story ...)

Aldar Properties : acquires $1bn Abu Dhabi real estate assets

Aldar Properties says it has reached an agreement with Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC) to acquire a portfolio of prime real estate assets worth Dh3.7 billion ($1.01 billion), in one of the largest real estate acquisitions in the country's ... ( read original story ...)