Tag Archives: Knight Frank

A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall

It seems that the government has been successful in its aim to take the heat out of the burgeoning property market. A mere 1% hike in Q1 prices indicates that the introduction of a mortgage cap, along with the doubling … Continue reading

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Back In The USSR

Knight Frank’s 2014 Wealth Report shows that Dubai had the seventh biggest annual increase in the global prime luxury market. At 17.0%, it was a lot lower than the likes of the top three – Jakarta, Auckland and Bali at … Continue reading

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Glory Days

There are several news items confirming that Dubai is striving to return to its former glory. First, the STR Global Report places Dubai hotels number 1 in the world when it comes to occupancy (86.2%) and Revenue per Room (RevPar) … Continue reading

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