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Dubai Real Estate Affordable Housing Demand & Price on Rise

Dubai Real Estate Affordable Housing Demand & Price on Rise

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Taking a look at the latest sales transactions in Dubai real estate market, the affordable housing communities are seeing better recovery as compared to high-end locations. As compared to Q2, 2016, 10 locations are showing a price appreciation in Q3, 2016. The highest appreciation was observed in International City at 4% on quarter to quarter basis. The increase in motor city stood at 3.4 percent, 3 percent increase was recorded in Dubai Production City (DPC) formerly known as International Media Production Zone (IMPZ) and Downtown Dubai (Burj Khalifa District) witnessed an increase of 2.3 percent on quarter to quarter basis. Many communities in Dubai real estate market went through a decline in sales price and Dubai Sports City (DSC) stood at top position with an average price dro...
More Mortgage Deals in Dubai Real Estate Market

More Mortgage Deals in Dubai Real Estate Market

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In Dubai real estate market, the way transactions have been happening during last four years, the trends have changed a lot. Historically speaking, most of Dubai real estate market transactions would happen on sales. Mortgage transactions would usually account for 25 percent of all the transactions throughout the year. Looking at the market reports and analysis, this situation has completely inverted now and the number mortgage transactions have increased in Dubai real estate market. The increasing sentiment of owning a home in Dubai among the residents could be the major reason for this increased trend in the market. Whereas the investors are also trying to capitalize on mortgage facility by acquiring cash-flow properties in Dubai. In certain housing communities of Dubai, the...
Dubai First Investment Option For HNWI GCC Nationals

Dubai First Investment Option For HNWI GCC Nationals

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Gulf individuals with wealth are pouring their investments in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi as these destinations remain the hottest property shopping places for these investors. Cluttons, a research organization, held a poll among high net worth individuals in the GCC region and Dubai came out as the top destination for their property investments. 27 percent of GCC investors claimed that they prefer Dubai over all other cities for property investment. Abu Dhabi remains at number two position as 22 percent of the polled high net worth individuals from GCC region consider it their second best option for property investment. 8 percent of investors showed their interest in Sharjah Properties and consider it as one of the best property hot spots in the region. The real estate secto...
Indian, British And Pakistani Investors Dominating Dubai Real Estate

Indian, British And Pakistani Investors Dominating Dubai Real Estate

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As per the official figures issued by Dubai Land Department, the list of non Gulf area buyers for Dubai real estate investments was topped by Indian, British and Pakistani investors. A total sum of Dh20 billion was invested by Indians during 2015, British investors poured in Dh10 billion securing the second spot and at the third place are Pakistani investors who invested Dh8 billion in Dubai real estate during the year 2015. Investments from GCC nationals accounted for a total of Dh44 billion whereas the investments for local Emiratis reached up to Dh26.08 billion during the calendar year 2015. According to data, a total sum of Dh135 billion (US$26 billion) was invested by 55,928 investors belonging to 150 different countries was invested in Dubai real estate market during
Dubai Real Estate Market Can Expect A Positive Outlook In 2016

Dubai Real Estate Market Can Expect A Positive Outlook In 2016

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Dubai's real estate market is proving itself to be a positive and profitable market for international investors as the emirates moves closer to World Expo 2020. Investments from all over the world have poured in Dubai real estate market and mega projects were launched in year 2015 as well. There is still much to be explored in terms of investment opportunities in Dubai. The total number of real estate transactions during 2015 were 63,719 in year 2015 and a total of US$ 72.7bn were invested in Dubai's real estate market. This is an 8% increase as compared to investment inflow of 2014. Due to high yields offered by properties in Dubai, strong investors are very much interested in this market. The average yield is going as high as 8% in most communities of Dubai as compared to hi...
Signs of Uptick in Dubai Real Estate Market

Signs of Uptick in Dubai Real Estate Market

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Dubai Real Estate Market - While the property prices and transaction have reduced in Dubai since last one year, signs of uptick are finally here. As the property transactions in some areas of Dubai have reduced by 50% but experts are now seeing some signs of uptick in certain areas. As compared to the latest peak of 2013, the property transactions in some areas of Dubai have reduced by 45% as per Reidin. For instance, the number of sale transactions in Dubai Marina during 2015 have reached to 1,500, the number of transactions during 2014 were 2,250 and the same community witnessed 2,700 transactions during 2013. Another asset of Dubai real estate market, Downtown Dubai has seen a decline in transactions. The number of transactions in 2015 have been 500 so far, 800 in 2014 and 750 in 20...
Dubai Statistics Law To Prohibit Research Without Approval

Dubai Statistics Law To Prohibit Research Without Approval

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As per industry experts, the new law that requires research companies to obtain Government approval could discourage the research culture in UAE's real estate market. Last month, a new update was issued by Dubai Government which intends to establish Dubai Statistics Center. The center will supervise all the research work happening in Dubai and without its approval, no company will be allowed to carryout or publish any market research in Dubai. Experts in the industry are of the view that the obtaining process of Government approval for any research will discourage the research culture in Dubai and it will not yield good results. Radhika Punshi, who works as Director of Consulting at The Talent Enterprise, told media that it will require additional time and effort and since bureaucrac...
Is Investing In Glitz Residence By Danube A Good Idea?

Is Investing In Glitz Residence By Danube A Good Idea?

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Glitz Residence by Danube - Glitz Residence 1, 2, and 3 are three projects launched by Danube in Dubai Studio City and construction progress is underway. [divider style="solid" top="20" bottom="20"] Who should Invest in Glitz Residence by Danube? Someone who is looking for an affordable property in Dubai but is willing to expect a few set backs during construction phase and compromise on the completion date a little should definitely invest. Who should not Invest in Glitz Residence by Danube? Someone who is looking for an affordable property in Dubai but doesn't want to stress over delays in construction should not invest with Danube in their off-plan project and should wait for few more months to see how the project is progressing. [divider style="solid" top="20" bottom="20"]
UAE Preferred Rents in Dubai and Abu Dhabi As Per Leading Property Listing Portal

UAE Preferred Rents in Dubai and Abu Dhabi As Per Leading Property Listing Portal

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UAE Preferred Rents – In a recently issued report, most of the house hunters in Dubai and Abu Dhabi are willing to pay Dh50,000 to Dh100,000 p.a. in rent. A new research report has been issued by Property Finder and it states that around 25 percent of residents in Dubai are searching for properties under above price range on their portal and for the same range in Abu Dhabi, around 29 percent of users search for properties. UAE preferred rents bracket of Dh100,000 to Dh150,000 is being searched by 23.44 percent users in Dubai and almost 26.24 percent users in Abu Dhabi. UAE preferred rents Ratio by Propertyfinder.ae State Dh50 K to Dh100 K Dh100 K to Dh150 K Dubai 25% 29% Abu Dhabi 23.44% 26.24% UAE preferred rents areas in Dubai include Duba
Dubai Market Correction – Firms Well Equipped To Absorb Slowdown (S&K Report)

Dubai Market Correction – Firms Well Equipped To Absorb Slowdown (S&K Report)

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Dubai Market Correction : In a latest report issued by Standard & Poor, a real estate rating agency, Dubai's real estate firms are well equipped to survive through correction phase. At the moment, there is a correction going on in Dubai's real estate market. The market has softened over past 12 months and is expected to soften further in coming one year. However, the bigger players in Dubai property market are well equipped to deal with the slowdown, a new report issued by Standard & Poor's states. In latest report, the agency maintains that the Dubai market correction will continue and prices will drop further 10-20 percent year on year in 2015. As per the report, it is expected for the demand from regional and international investors to reduce while the supply in the m