Peace of Mind for Real Estate in Dubai

RERA regulations now protect interests of owners and investors alike while recovery of market sentiment gives momentum to cross-industry businesses and property agencies report rise in general enquiries. The Real Estate Regulatory Agency has now launched new regulations that afford further growth in current market standards, encourage professionalism values and grant more transparency to the […]

Burj Dubai Delayed Again


The Burj Dubai has been delayed once again, and rumors are now suggesting that the World’s tallest building will now open in December 2nd to commemorate UAE National day. The developer Emaar was only prepared to say that the building will be open, “this year,” when questioned. The 124th floor will now be an observation […]

Dubai Mergers offer Possible Escape from Collapse

Emaar's Burj Dubai project

The global financial crisis has taken a serious toll on Dubai, and the latest news from the emirate suggests things are far worse than the government is prepared to admit to. Transparency in Dubai’s property market has long been an issue, and just last week, the press releases coming from the emirate suggesting the problem […]

Luxury property developers in Dubai and Abu Dhabi switching to Low Income Housing


It appears that the luxury property developers in Dubai are finally beginning to come to terms with reality, and after months of press releases claiming that Dubai was immune to the global downturn are starting to change their tune. Prices for luxury property in Dubai “fell off a cliff” in the last quarter of 2008, […]

Dubai Mall Opens in Spite of Global Financial Crisis

Shark in the Dubai Mall Aquarium

After numerous delays, the Dubai Mall finally opened this week, with the General Manager, Mr. Yousif Al Ali promising that “The Dubai Mall is bringing in a truly qualitative difference to shopping by offering a total lifestyle experience,” as he opened the Aquarium. The Mall is situated at the base of the Burj Dubai, which […]