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Buying a home is a dream for many, however the financial commitment can be daunting (Shutterstock).
September 18, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
That “dream” home can quickly turn into a nightmare if you’re constantly struggling to make payments on it.

February 3, 2013

Abu Dhabi
09:39 GMT
(press release)

Asteco many of the quality developments have generally been able to sustain their current rental rates given strong levels of demand.

Heritage houses
08:59 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties has appointed Qatari Arabian Construction Co W.L.L as the main building contractor responsible for a key section of the master plan of Msheireb Downtown Doha development.

The Haven
04:48 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Development and Marketing has announced that ‘Acacia the first tower under the award-winning The Haven Lakeside Residences condominium rising in Malaysia’s Perak state.

January 30, 2013

Best of Show Emirates Classic Car Award 2011
06:26 GMT
(press release)

The Emirates Classic Car Festival, organised by Emaar Properties has opened registration for the fifth edition of the signature event.

January 29, 2013

Ghoroob- Recycling Center
07:05 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, a member of Dubai Holding, has partnered with Union Paper Mills (UPM) to introduce recycling centers within four of its residential communities across Dubai.

January 28, 2013

Turkey is set to help the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region establish a new housing institution
08:11 GMT

Turkey will help the semi-autonomous region of Iraq, Kurdistan, to establish a housing institution similar to the Housing Development Administration of Turkey (TOKİ), local media reported Friday.

January 27, 2013

The Address Residence Fountain Views
11:02 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties record sell-out investor response to The Address Residence Fountain Views, the first exclusive serviced residences in Downtown Dubai, on the very first day of its public launch.

Iranians are looking at investing in Turkish and the UAE housing market, according to a new survey
10:18 GMT

More than 50 per cent of Iranians plan to invest heavily in the properties in Turkey and the UAE over the next two years, mainly for 'residential purposes,' said a new survey.

Dubai
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Quality residential developments in Dubai ended 2012 with a strong Q4 performance to put the average annual increases at their highest since 2008.

Morocco is facing a dire shortage of housing, according to a government official
07:16 GMT

Morocco suffers a shortage in housing units reaching up to 800,000, an official told Al Arabiya on Saturday.

January 23, 2013

Bahrain's government has announced that it will build 30,000 new government homes
10:01 GMT

Bahrains to build and hand over more than 30,000 government homes to citizens over the next five years, a senior government official said.

January 22, 2013

Rental prices in Dubai are continuing to grow but but at a slower rate, according to new research
12:49 GMT

Residential rents in Dubai are expected to continue climbing this year but at a slower rate and wider reach than last year — and are unlikely to exceed the 20 per cent rent hike seen in prime locations last year, according to new research.

Al Habtoor Foundation
05:05 GMT

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor launched the Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Foundation.

January 16, 2013

During the visit
11:57 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor welcomed a French business delegation at the Group head office on Tuesday, 15th January.

Real estate sale in Lebanon plunged in 2012, newly released figures show
08:23 GMT

Real estate sales in Lebanon plunged in 2012, newly published statistics published by the Directorate of Land Registry show.