Tag Archives: Dubai property

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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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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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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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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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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Hotel California

Hotel California                                                                                             06 August 2020 As noted in a blog last month, (‘Riders On The Storm’ – 16 July), property prices and rents in some of Dubai’s popular communities remained fairly stable in H1, despite a slowdown induced by the … Continue reading

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Here We Go Again!

Here We Go Again!                                                                                           30 July 2020 A report by the Dubai Statistics Centre showed that the real estate sector’s Q1 growth was 3.7% higher, year on year, contributing 8.0% to Dubai’s GDP. In 2019, it was … Continue reading

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Go Your Own Way!

Go Your Own Way                                                                                         23 July 2020 Latest figures from Moody’s Investors Service just confirm a 30% fall in Dubai property prices since mid-2014 and the sector is currently still in bear territory in an economic environment rattled by Covid-19 … Continue reading

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Riders On The Storm

Riders On The Storm                                                                                        16 July 2020 According to reports this week, JLL estimate that 12k units were handed over in Q1, a long way short of the 83k that was forecast at the beginning of the year … Continue reading

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If I Could Turn Back Time! 09 July 2020

If I Could Turn Back Time!                                                                09 July 2020 The latest Property Finder report points to a June improvement in the Dubai property sector, as month on month sale transactions were 60% higher. Low prices encouraged the increased demand that … Continue reading

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