How an investor can ride the Dubai property cycle

Investment. Property. Real estate. Timing. Vocabulary that is eminent in Dubai, and given the expanse of widespread analysis about the real estate market at the moment, there is need to deliberate on the significant phases that Dubai's realty market is ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai homes have room to grow

This translates into more choice for tenants and, consequently, lower rents. Property consultants Cavendish Maxwell estimate 30,402 homes to be completed in Dubai by the end of 2017. The break-up is 24,259 apartments, 3,778 villas and 2,365 townhouses ... ( read original story ...)

Cavendish Maxwell opens office in Oman

Cavendish Maxwell, the UAE-based property consultancy, is strengthening its Middle East presence with the opening of a new office in Muscat, Oman. It marks another key milestone for the firm following the successful relocation of its Abu Dhabi office in ... ( read original story ...)

Buying in blue chip triggers late recovery in Dubai index

Emaar Properties witnessed buying in the last hour of trade, triggering a recovery in the Dubai index. The Abu Dhabi index jumped 1 per cent on buying in banking stocks. The Dubai Financial Market General Index closed 0.32 per cent higher at 3,660.94 ... ( read original story ...)

Real Estate Transactions in Dubai Rose 26% in H1 of 2017

Dubai Land Department (DLD) has released its H1 2017 Transactions Report up until 30th June, through the Real Estate Research and Studies Department, announcing that total real estate transactions for this period reached a value of AED 132 billion ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Real Estate Transactions Value Hits $36 Billion in H1

Real estate transactions in Dubai, UAE, during the first half (H1) of the year reached a value of Dh132 billion ($36 billion), achieved through 35,571 sales, mortgages and other transactions, according to figures released by Dubai Land Department (DLD). ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi gives new deadline as 1MDB misses $600 million payment

ABU DHABI/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund ... One such asset sale -- a $1.7 billion Bandar Malaysia property deal that was executed as part of the rationalization plan -- collapsed in May. As part of the agreement with IPIC, 1MDB ... ( read original story ...)

Top Chinese magazine attacks fugitive tycoon over Abu Dhabi deals

Monday’s cover story claimed Guo borrowed US$1.5 billion from the Abu Dhabi backers in 2014 to inject into their ... although most of the property and stocks were already pledged to his Chinese creditors. And instead of investing the money in “financia ... ( read original story ...)