World’s 5 hottest property markets… Where’s Dubai?

The global house price boom continues with house prices jumping in 30 of the 39 world’s housing markets, according to Global Property Guide.

Though Asian governments in particular are imposing cooling measures to avoid a repeat of the past as prices are rising, overall the real estate prices are rising, the organization said.

Here is the list […]

By |December 14th, 2014|Dubai Living|0 Comments

Dubai rents: Apartments higher than villas

Residential rents in Dubai rose marginally in October, but are up almost 18 per cent in the past 12 months, data reveals.

Apartment rental prices rose by 0.43 per cent on a month-on-month (m-o-m) basis, registering a year-on-year increase of 20.2 per cent. Villa rentals were up 0.29 per cent m-o-m and 6.6 per cent […]

By |December 7th, 2014|Buying / Renting, Dubai Living|0 Comments

Dubai ranked world’s #1 city to live and work in


The UAE’s commercial capital and its most cosmopolitan city, Dubai, has been identified as the most attractive city in the world to live in in terms of professional and private life, according to an Insead Alumni survey.

Among 15 of the world’s prominent cities, Dubai topped the list for the best place to work, ahead of others such as New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, London and Paris, and ranking first in economic dynamism, third in overall attractiveness, and receiving the fourth place in quality of life and cost of living.  […]

By |November 19th, 2014|Dubai Living|Comments Off

Trump International Golf Course in Dubai will be fully grassed by Q1 2015.


Trump International Golf Course in Dubai will be fully grassed by Q1 2015.

And building work on the new clubhouse is expected to start by the end of this year.

The 7,205-yard par 71, 18-hole Championship course, headed by US billionaire Donald Trump, is the focal point of the 42 million square foot Akoya by Damac project off Umm Suqeim Road in Dubailand. […]

By |November 19th, 2014|Dubai Development, Dubai Living|Comments Off