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Goodbye To You My Trusted Friend

Goodbye To You My Trusted Friend. 15 October 2020 There are signs that Dubai’s property pipeline is likely to contract in the coming years and more so in the villas and townhouses segment. For example, Core is looking at a … Continue reading

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Thank You Very Much!

Thank You Very Much!                                                                     09 October 2020 A report by Springfield Real Estate on the Dubai residential market is fairly bullish – not unexpected because that is their job to push the business higher. It expects a strong supply chain … Continue reading

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The Taxman’s Taken All My Dough! 02 October 2020

The Taxman’s Taken All My Dough.                                                02 October 2020 According to Data Finder, Q3 registered a 55.8% increase in the total of property sales at 8.7k, with transactions worth US$ 5.0 billion, 67.7% higher. YTD figures indicate that there were … Continue reading

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From a Distance1

From A Distance!                                                                               24 September2020 Since the UK government introduced an eight-month break in Stamp Duty Land Tax that sees no duty paid on any property transfer less than US$ 640k (GBP 500k),UK house sales have risen 14.5% and 15.6% … Continue reading

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You Get What You Give!

You Get What You Give!                                                                     17 September 2020 A report by ValuStrat reported a 1.6% monthly price decline, along with strong activity levels, much in line with Property Monitor’s latest findings that the average August property price in Dubai … Continue reading

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Get The Fire Brigade!

Get The Fire Brigade!                                                                        10 September 2020 Airolink has been appointed by Seven Tides as the main building contractor to complete its US$ 272 million Seven City JLT development. Due for completion in 2023, the 2.7k unit project covers an … Continue reading

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All The Young Dudes!

All The Young Dudes!                                                                       03 September 2020 There was a significant and historic move this week when the country’s President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan issued a federal decree “abolishing the Federal Law No. 15 of 1972 regarding boycotting … Continue reading

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A Change Will Do You Good!

A Change Will Do You Good!                                                            27 August 2020 A new CBRE report is relatively bullish on the Dubai property sector, indicating a rise in demand for villas and town houses, as many end-users are looking for more space, … Continue reading

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That’s What Friends Are For!

That’s What Friends Are For                                                                        20 August 2020 Not seen for more than a decade, rent to own schemes have returned to the Dubai property sector, as Dubai South Properties announce such a plan for new tenants of The Pulse … Continue reading

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It’s Not Over Yet!

It’s Not Over Yet!                                                                              13 August 2020 The big news of the week sees the UAE and Israel signing a historic peace agreement – a deal that will normalise diplomatic relations between the two countries. A joint statement between the … Continue reading

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