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When looking for a real estate agent you can trust, the first thing to take note of is their license and other credentials.
January 28, 2015 - 15:43 GMT
Overestimating the selling price for a property is one of the oldest tricks in the real estate agent’s book.

January 6, 2015

Niall Mc Loughlin, Senior Vice President, DAMAC Properties
07:43 GMT
(press release)

Leading luxury real estate developer DAMAC Properties is supporting the 12th edition of the Umm Al Quwain Football Championship, which welcomes 16 teams from across the emirates.

January 5, 2015

Masood Al Awar, CEO, TASWEEK Real Estate Development and Marketing
09:33 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Development and Marketing’s final market intelligence report for 2014 shows that residential activity continues to lead Abu Dhabi’s property market while business in Dubai is enjoying higher consumer confidence.

Mudon Map
08:23 GMT
(press release)

Leading real estate developer Dubai Properties (DP) has revealed that it has started the handover process in its popular residential community in DUBAILAND, Mudon.

December 30, 2014

In a Sunday statement, Hamas slammed the Palestinian Unity Government, stating that “Gaza has seen no real progress” over the last six months.
04:55 GMT

Hamas accuses unity government of “not living up to its responsibilities in Gaza”

December 29, 2014

Dubai Investments expects to draw in $2.7 billion from new projects in 2015. (AFP/File)
11:22 GMT

Leading development firm Dubai Investments plans to put over $2.72 billion into the UAE's real estate market, according to an official.

Natural plants and relaxing atmosphere at DAMAC Maison Cour Jardin outdoor
07:03 GMT

Luxury real estate developer, DAMAC Properties has opened its third luxury serviced hotel apartments in the Burj Area of Dubai – “DAMAC Maison Cour Jardin’’ - managed by the company’s hospitality arm, DAMAC Maison Hotels & Resorts.

December 28, 2014

Power rental market in Qatar is projected to grow at a CAGR of 23.3 per cent over the next six years
04:40 GMT

Increasing infrastructure development activities due to the upcoming Fifa World Cup 2022, rising transportation network, surging investments, rising hospitality sector and changing economic reforms are anticipated to drive the growth of power rental business in Qatar.

December 24, 2014

The rate of rental growth in the UAE emirate is slowing with no change recorded in prime rents in the three months to the  end of September
04:40 GMT

Dubai held the global top spot for rental growth for the second consecutive quarter to September, recording a 12.4 per cent increase year-on-year, a report said. There is a marked third quarter slow-down.

December 23, 2014

Nakheel the developer of the project
09:59 GMT

Almost a third of shop space at Nakheel’s new Circle Mall at Jumeirah Village in Dubai has been booked in less than two weeks after its launch, its developer Nakheel confirmed on Monday.

Abdullah Abushabieb from DP Receiving the Award
07:05 GMT
(press release)

Leading real estate developer Dubai Properties (DP) has been granted the ‘Best Commercial Real Estate Developer in the UAE’ award during the 11th International Real Estate Forum Gala Dinner Awards.

 In the year ending September 30 2014, "Global Property Guide" reports that average home prices in Israel rose 6.43%, the eighth largest rate of home price rises of any country surveyed (Thomas Coex / AFP).
05:00 GMT

In the year ending September 30 2014, average home prices in Israel rose 6.43%, the eighth largest rate of home price rises of any country surveyed.

December 21, 2014

AKOYA Park Villas, set in 4.3 Million sq ft Private Park
07:11 GMT
(press release)

Luxury real estate developer DAMAC Properties is offering new buyers of its villas or apartments the opportunity to live a James Bond lifestyle, with an exclusive offer during the Dubai Shopping Festival.

December 17, 2014

Dubai’s real estate scene has also seen a number of new property launches over the year.
15:17 GMT

Dubai’s residential rents have stabilised in the second half of 2014, growing seven per cent year-on-year in 2014.

During the event
08:29 GMT
(press release)

Real estate developer Dubai Properties (DP) hosted an event earlier this month with Al Noor Centre for Children with Special Needs at its Ras Al Khor Sales Centre to help raise awareness for Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and Autism.

December 16, 2014

During the event
11:05 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties welcomed the opening of ‘The Lounge’ by Manhattan, a new chic waterfront café –featuring the first ICONS Coffee Couture outlet in Ras Al Khaimah.