All Posts in Tag

off plans

Off-plan home sales in Dubai drop 20% in first half of 2018

Buying in Dubai

Off-plan residential transactions in Dubai for the first six months of 2018 totalled 9,437 units, down 20 per cent from last year’s 11,805 during the same period. The gap could have been wider had it not been for the 2,006 homes sold as off-plan last month, and the first time this year that monthly sales…

Visa reforms may spur real estate purchases in UAE

UAE Visa

The recently announced 10-year residency visa and 100 per cent foreign ownership provision in the UAE has triggered conversations around the possible impact this would have on the property market. Based on the information released so far on the new visa system, specialist categories (such as professionals in medicine, sciences, research and technical fields) as…