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Hope Springs Eternal

Hope Springs Eternal                                                12 September 2019 Despite all the gloom around the realty sector, there have been recent glimpses that the worse may be over. Property Finder reported that over the summer quarter, (June – August), residential sales at 8.8k … Continue reading

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Make The Money

Make The Money                                                      05 September 2019 In an on-line letter, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum addressed his “brothers and sisters” in a six-point document. One of his most interesting points was directed at government officials who he said … Continue reading

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True Colours

True Colours                                           29 August 2019 Finally, some good news for the Dubai realty sector, with a Knight Frank report that luxury property prices showed a 0.3% increase in Q2 (but still down 6.0% over the previous twelve months). However, the … Continue reading

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The World’s Gone Crazy!

The World’s Gone Crazy!                                          22 August 2019 Property Finder reports that villa transactions have increased 35% in H1, although prices are 4.3% lower than H2 2018, to US$ 233 per sq ft, driven by more affordable properties entering the market; … Continue reading

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Handle With Care

Handle With Care                                                           15 August 2019 Property Finder came out with staggering figures relating to Dubai’s reality, indicating that in H1, 21k residential units were completed, (16k apartments and 5k villas/townhouses), and that a further 38k are scheduled for … Continue reading

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Handle With Care

Handle With Care                                                           15 August 2019 Property Finder came out with staggering figures relating to Dubai’s reality, indicating that in H1, 21k residential units were completed, (16k apartments and 5k villas/townhouses), and that a further 38k are scheduled for … Continue reading

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Forever in Blue Jeans

Forever in Blue Jeans                                                        08 Aug 2019 According to the latest Savills report, Dubai has become the third most affordable city in the world for purchasing prime residential property, behind Cape Town and Kuala Lumpur, and the fourth for prime … Continue reading

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