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Real estate in Dubai

Is paying off your home mortgage early a good idea?

If finding your dream house and getting a mortgage approved is one part of buying a house, then owning it by paying back the loan is the other. Mortgage loans in the UAE are capped at about 70-75 per cent of the property value on a maximum tenure of 25 years. On proper planning, getting…

UAE jumps 10 places in World Bank’s ease of doing business list

The UAE climbed 10 spots to 11th place in the World Bank’s annual ease of doing business ranking, following a package of reforms in the past year that boosted the country’s economic competitiveness. “A continuous and focused reform agenda keeps an economy competitive and vigilant,” the World Bank said as it published the 2019 report…

5 Ways to Make Your Bedroom Winter-Ready This Weekend

One of the coziest things about the temps dropping is how much more of a cocoon your bedroom becomes. Turning in early with a mug of something warm and lazy weekends nestled amongst comforters—these are the things the best winter days are made of. Our bedrooms certainly function as a respite from the cold in…

Meraas completes Dubai Arena facade

Dubai: Meraas has completed the Dubai Arena façade, according to the developer, with the panelled structure now fully installed. Work on external infrastructure and landscaping, including paving and parking spaces, are also under way at the City Walk structure, while the company says that the finishing touches are being made to the first of 46…