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Dubai home prices down 20% since market peak in 2014

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Dubai residential properties have seen their capital values decline by 20 per cent since the market peak of mid-2014, says consulting firm ValuStrat. However, the steep declines have boosted sales as transaction volumes and average ticket sizes have increased across…

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Institutional investors set their sights on Dubai property

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Institutional interest has been steadily rising in Dubai real estate. These players typically include banks, real estate investment trusts (Reits), insurance companies, etc. Although they have been primarily investing in Grade A office buildings, of late, they have widened their…

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UAE in 40th spot in global real estate transparency

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Already the most “transparent” real estate market in the region, the UAE and Dubai are pushing up the ranks in the global stakes too. The UAE is ranked 40th most transparent market in the world by the consultancy JLL in…

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Dubai’s Danube sells 80% of new Lawnz project in 3 days

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Danube Properties has announced that it has sold 80 percent of the phase 1 of Lawnz, its AED550 million ($150 million) affordable housing project, within three days of the project’s launch. Phase 1 consists of 515 residential units, comprising studio,…

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