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  • 5,352 sales transactions worth $3.57 billion — DLD October 2021 report
    26.11.2021

    Developed in cooperation between the Dubai Land Department and the PropertyFinder portal, the Mo'Asher real estate price index indicates that October 2021 turned out to be the best October in the last 8 years. The base points for the index are 2012, for comparison by year, January 2012, for comparison by month, and Q1 2012, for quarterly...

  • Indian expats in the UAE intend to increase investment in the local real estate market
    24.11.2021

    Indian expats are a key category of investors in the United Arab Emirates and almost 75% of them are interested in investing in real estate and the country's stock market, as well as starting a business. Indian investors are present in many markets around the world, but it is in the UAE that the interest rate is so high, while the global average...

  • SmartCrowd announces premium service for HNWI investors
    22.11.2021

    Regulated by DFSA, the financial authority of the FEZ DIFC, the investment crowdfunding platform is looking for new ways to capitalize by providing services to rich and super-rich investors. SmartCrowd is a company and service of the same name established in Dubai, DIFC in 2018. This service operates in a similar way to any other crowdfunding...

  • The popularity of long-term resident visas leads to a large influx of Indian investment into the UAE real estate market
    02.11.2021

    Dubai classically benefits from investor interest, but the real star is Abu Dhabi. Although it is possible to obtain long-term visas when purchasing real estate, the UAE policy of issuing such visas, depending on the type of occupation, is a real incentive for Indian investors. It is on this principle that professionals and top management from...

  • The impact of Expo 2020 on the Dubai housing market will become apparent by the end of Q4
    30.10.2021

    However, property prices are still a quarter below the previous peak. The local market recovery is now in its 11th month. The previous price peak was in 2014, and 2021 is only a quarter of the former record. In the first days of Expo 2020, the positive effect of the exhibition on the real estate sector of the emirate became obvious, which met the...

  • Low mortgage interest rates continue to have a positive impact on the volume of real estate transactions
    26.10.2021

    The market grew by 68% by 2020 and by 71% by 2019. Since the first quarter of 2021, the mortgage sector has been growing exponentially. The first three quarters significantly exceeded the figures for the whole of 2020, according to the data from Mortgage Finder’s independent mortgage consulting (Property Finder Division). Moreover, 83% of...

  • The construction sector develops again in Dubai
    13.10.2021

    New buildings showed a V-shaped recovery, says the consulting agency CORE. The sharp recovery is due to increased investor confidence in the Dubai market. The trend is expected to continue in the coming months. The influx of visitors to Dubai stimulates the sector growth due to Expo 2020 and many new projects this year. According to the...

  • Dubai has the least risk of a price bubble
    11.10.2021

    A study conducted by the Swiss International Bank UBS shows that all the 25 largest real estate markets showed an average increase in the risk of creating a price bubble. All except Dubai. The emirate market is undervalued and has the lowest risks of a price bubble. The UBS General Investment Office provided such data. Overall, property prices...

  • Real estate market is undervalued in Dubai
    09.10.2021

    The Swiss bank UBS points out that Dubai is the only real estate market in a lower category than last year, according to the Global Real Estate Bubble Index 2021. The report indicates that high oil prices, a simplified mortgage process, housing affordability, and the general economic recovery make the real estate sector grow. Before the pandemic,...

  • Monthly Review: Capital Values of Dubai Villas Show Double-Digit Growth, Villa and Apartment Sales Reach Four-Year High
    14.09.2021

    Cumulative sales reached $ 4.07 billion, off-plan real estate is showing record highs of deals, and the capital value of a third of the apartment segment has declined over the past month. Data is provided by ValuStrat and Property Finder. The capital value of villas in Dubai continues to increase in line with strong demand. ValuStrat reports...

  • Now you can become an investor in Dubai real estate with a capital of $ 136
    12.09.2021

    SmartCrowd, an investment crowdfunding platform regulated by the government agency DFSA at DIFC, has lowered the minimum investment amount from $ 545 to $ 136. SmartCrowd is a crowdfunding investment platform that works on the principle of collecting investments from its members, investing the collected funds in specific projects and...

  • Brief news: Dubai Real Estate Transactions Reached US $ 4.07 Billion in August
    10.09.2021

    This is the best monthly indicator since January 2017. Dubai real estate market registered 5,780 real estate sales transactions totaling $ 4.07 billion in a month. Thus, since the beginning of 2021, there have been totally 37,537 transactions in the emirate with a total amount of $ 23.9 billion, according to the Property Finder portal. In terms...

  • Dubai prime property market to remain on a tear – here’s why
    08.09.2021

    By virtue of restoration of international travel and the UAE’s effective action against the Covid-19, the emirate witnessed substantial growth in capital values for luxury homes According to global real estate advisor Savills, Dubai’s prime residential properties market saw a 4.2% increase in capital value growth in the first half...

  • Dubai housing affordability to persist, prices to grow at moderate pace
    06.09.2021

    Prices for residential properties are projected to rise by 3% and 2.5% in 2021 and 2022, respectively. Previous estimates suggested a 1.1% and 2.8% rise According to Reuters survey, property prices are likely to remain within affordable limits. However, they are forecast to continue rising steadily over the next few years. Figures from Dubai Land...

  • 2021 round-up: Dubai among top 3 fastest growing rental markets
    04.09.2021

    Out of 30 cities in the Savills World Cities Index, Dubai was ranked the third in terms of the highest rental rates in the first half of 2021, after Miami and Moscow Savills, a world’s leading real estate advisor, released a report on an average increase in rates and yields of luxury property rentals based on the results of the first half of...