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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.

March 24, 2013

Suez Canal, Egypt
08:20 GMT

The Suez Canal recorded a bumper day on Saturday as a record 68 vessels passed through.

March 21, 2013

Play area in the Hills Villas
09:53 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Properties, real estate service provider specialising in end-to-end property solutions, is set to join hundreds of millions across the world in celebrating Earth Hour 2013 in the Hills Villas.

His Excellency Mohamed Sultan Al Qadi, Managing Director and CEO of RAK Properties
08:39 GMT
(press release)

As part of its support to environment-oriented initiatives, RAK Properties PJSC is participating in the Earth Hour 2013 which will be held on Saturday, March 23, from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm.

March 20, 2013

New logo for Al Habtoor Group
10:07 GMT

The Al Habtoor Group has rebranded its logo after months of research and careful planning.

During the visit
05:02 GMT

The President of Birzeit University paid a visit to Al Habtoor Group Chairman, Khalaf Al Habtoor along with a delegation from the well-known Palestinian university on Sunday March, 17.

March 19, 2013

Riyadh at night
13:23 GMT

Urban hubs Jeddah and Riyadh have seen rental rates balloon.

Dubai Marina search trends
06:45 GMT

Dubai Marina has virtually been one of the first developments to come out of the worst economic crunch.

March 18, 2013

Muson Show Villa - Pool area
08:01 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, today announced the appointment of Shapoorji Pallonji Mideast LLC as the principal contractor for its Mudon residential community.

March 17, 2013

During the meeting
05:03 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties, Ras Al Khaimah’s biggest property developer listed on Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, approved a dividend of 5 fils per share at its General Body Meeting.

March 12, 2013

Dubai continues its rebound from the financial crisis with deluxe property boom
13:22 GMT

Dubai is keeping it deluxe as villas shot up in value by 20 percent last year, signaling that the local market is rebounding since the financial crisis pinched the property sector.

During the workshop
08:06 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Properties held a workshop titled “Women’s Health and Wellbeing” for all female staff members at the Real Estate Department, FGB Operation Department, FGB Audit Department and FGB’s Training Team.

March 11, 2013

DAMAC Maison
09:16 GMT
(press release)

A new luxury management company has been set up to provide hotel management services for DAMAC Properties’ elite serviced hotel apartments.

March 10, 2013

The twin towers are expected to be finished in 2016
08:20 GMT

UDC grants contract for Qatar twin tower project at the Pearl-Qatar

05:50 GMT

United Development Company announced it has signed a QR 795 contract with a leading Qatari construction company to build the two Abraj Quartier AQ 01 and AQ 02 Gateway Office towers at The Pearl-Qatar.

March 7, 2013

During the visit
11:54 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor welcomed a high-profile delegation from Singapore at the Group head office on Sunday, March 3rd.