A flood of new homes has no effect on Dubai property prices

Even 13,000 new homes going on sale in Dubai during the first six months do not seem to have much of an impact on property values. In fact, there seems to be a major disconnect building up between what is turning out to be ample supply and prices. And, not surprisingly, there are sharp variations […]

Dubai sees sharp rise in new home handovers in first half

Dubai’s developers have shifted into higher gear on their handover schedules, with the first-half of this year recording 13,315 homes being delivered. This compares with the meagre 5,039 units completed in the same period last year, while the first half of 2015 tally was 8,714 units, based on data from Reidin-GCP. READ MORE..

Emaar awards Dubai Hills PM contract to EllisDon

Emaar Properties has awarded the programme management contract for Dubai Hills Estate to EllisDon. As part of the deal, EllisDon will oversee the delivery of the development, which at 11ha, looks set to become one of the largest neighbourhoods in the UAE. Dubai Hills Estate is being jointly developed by Emaar Properties and Meraas Holding. […]

Emaar's Dubai Hills Estate works on schedule

Construction on the 11 million sqm Dubai Hills Estate, developed by Emaar Properties, is currently on schedule. The initial phase of the championship golf course is already complete. The course overlooks Burj Khalifa and the Downtown Dubai skyline and will have three distinctive landscapes: wadis, valleys and lakes. The first shell-and-core golf villas in the […]

Investing in Dubai Hills Estate can't go wrong

I remember an investor who had bought 13 off-plan villas in Emaar’s Meadows development years ago for very low prices but he was so worried about the future that he kept only two of them. At the time, Dubai was still very centred around the Creek and the Meadows seemed remote. “There is nothing there, […]

New mall coming up within MBR City

Dubai Hills Mall forms part of the sprawling Dubai Hills Estate, which is a Meraas joint venture with Emaar Emaar Properties has launched ‘Dubai Hills Mall,’ a family retail district located in the heart of Dubai Hills Estate, the master-planned green oasis. A new mall with 2 million square feet of leasable area has been […]