Tag: Dubai

New Deals signed ‘almost daily’ at Nakeel’s Palm Jumeirah scheme

Posted on 6 June, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Real estate developer Nakeel has announced that it has secured commitments from close to 100 restaurants and shops at The Pointe, its new 1.4 million sq ft waterfront complex currently under construction at Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. The Pointe will... Read More

Dubai Unveils World’s First Climate-Controlled City

Posted on 13 July, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Worldwide Property News

First it was the world’s tallest building, then a hotel shaped like a sail. Now, even before work has finished on its palm tree shaped archipelago of luxury properties, Dubai has unveiled plans for its biggest project yet - the world’s largest shopping... Read More

Deira Opens Its First Freehold Office Tower

Posted on 5 January, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Worldwide Property News

Capitalising on its winning bid to stage Expo2020, Dubai has opened the first freehold commercial property in the centre of Deira. The 12-storey Centurion Star Tower is a joint venture between Royal Star International and Centurion Residence Limited... Read More

Commercial Property Demand Hits Four-Year High in UAE

Posted on 14 November, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Demand for commercial property in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has stabilized and demand from occupiers has reached a four-year high according to a report released by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The countries gradual recovery in... Read More

New Taj Mahal Planned for Dubai

Posted on 28 October, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

One of the most remarkable commercial construction projects announced for Dubai in recent weeks is a replica of India's famous Taj Mahal. The planned building will be a more ambitious project than the original, and will be about four times larger in... Read More

Dubai Commercial Real Estate Transactions Rise

Posted on 25 October, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

The Dubai Land Department has released a statement indicating the total value of property transactions in the first nine months of the year has reached a very impressive Dh83 billion. A total of 20,925 sales were completed during the period, and 5,042... Read More

UAE Contractors Expecting Jump in Value for Hotel Projects

Posted on 5 August, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

United Arab Emirates (UAE) contractors have reason for optimism, according to the results of a new study indicating the value of completed construction projects is expected to increase by 71 per cent to $79.8 billion (£51.3 billion) in 2012.... Read More

World’s Tallest Office Tower has Double-Digit Vacancy Rate

Posted on 27 July, 2012 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

The Burj Khalifa, located in Dubai measures 828 meters (2,749 feet) in height, making it the tallest building on the planet.... Read More

Indian Developer Plans Two New Commercial Property Schemes for Dubai

Posted on 24 June, 2012 by MOVEHUT under Worldwide Property News

Two new developments in Jumeirah Village in Dubai provide further evidence of growing confidence in the emirate’s real estate market just three years after the international economic downturn led to a huge price crash.... Read More

Dubai Opens World’s Tallest Building

Posted on 1 November, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Industry News

The world’s tallest building, ‘Burj Khalifa’, named after the United Arab Emirates President, has finally opened after seven years of construction.... Read More