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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.

December 24, 2012

Niall Mc Loughlin. Senior Vice President, DAMAC Properties
08:01 GMT
(press release)

The UAE is one of the top destinations for European expatriates looking for new opportunities and an improved quality of life, according to the latest study.

Signing of the MoU with DPG and Dubai Autism Center
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Properties Group, a member of Dubai Holding, recently established a partnership with Dubai Autism Center as part of its 2013 Corporate Responsibility Programme entitled ‘Helping Children Smile’.

December 19, 2012

Emaar Turkey project
12:31 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties has signed a new financing facility amounting to US$500 million with a consortium of banks including Standard Chartered Bank, Emirates NBD Capital Limited and HSBC Bank.

December 18, 2012

Bahrain is set to start on a GCC funded development project
12:27 GMT

Work on the first phase of GCC Development Programme–funded projects is set to start in Bahrain next month.

December 17, 2012

MAFV and DFWAC
08:11 GMT
(press release)

Majid Al Futtaim Ventures, who has made a long-term commitment to supporting the financial sustainability of the shelter and also the well-being of the women and children, who have been victims of abuse and violence.

December 16, 2012

The Saudi real estate market is growing
08:12 GMT

Saudi Arabia's real estate market estimated at more than SAR 1 trillion is growing at the rate of six per cent annually.

Jordan's construction industry could collapse due to unpaid government dues
06:49 GMT

Jordan's construction industry is on the verge of collapse owing to non-payment by the government.

The Address The BLVD
05:12 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties is offering an unprecedented opportunity for discerning customers to own a premium home within The Address The BLVD, the newly launched hotel in Downtown Dubai.

December 10, 2012

Masood Al Awar, the CEO of TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development
08:40 GMT
(press release)

New regulations on real estate financing, leasing and supervision of financial companies issued by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) are expected to transform the Saudi property landscape.

December 9, 2012

Dubai Hills
10:12 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties and Dubai Holding announced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President has unveiled Dubai Hills, the first project in the new ‘city within the city’ development.

December 6, 2012

The Heights in Amman
10:05 GMT
(press release)

DAMAC Properties, the largest luxury private developer in the Middle East, has announced that The Heights in Amman, Jordan is now topped out.

December 4, 2012

Msheireb downtown Doha
11:37 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties announced that it has appointed a consortium of Arabtec Construction UAE and Arabtec Construction Qatar as the main contractor for Phase 2 of Msheireb Downtown Doha.

December 2, 2012

Barwa commercial avenue
11:27 GMT
(press release)

Construction of Barwa Commercial Avenue, which stretches over an impressive 8.5 kilometers in length is well on track to become Doha’s ultimate retail and residential destination.

November 28, 2012

Al Habtoor group with Emaar
04:49 GMT

The Al Habtoor Group and Emaar are in talks to collaborate on investments in Belarus.

November 27, 2012

During Union Tree Initiative
08:55 GMT
(press release)

Khalid Al Malik, Group CEO of Dubai Properties Group this week participated in the ‘Union Tree’ planting campaign to celebrate the 41st UAE National Day.