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Price hikes resulted in fewer property sales in Q2 across the MENA region (Image: Dubai Marina)
September 2, 2014 - 08:17 GMT
As developments are on the rise across the MENA region, the increase of prices have diverted first time buyers from purchasing new homes.

May 10, 2012

DPG officials with tenants in Nuzul during the event
07:21 GMT
(press release)

In celebration of World Labour Day, Dubai Properties Group recently held a day of community events for residents of the Nuzul Staff Accommodation Community as part of its Responsible Living Platform.

May 9, 2012

DPG Delegation at the Autism Center
09:30 GMT

Dubai Properties Group facilitated an employee visit to the Dubai Autism Center as part of its Responsible Living Platform during Autism Awareness month.

May 8, 2012

Falah Al Ahbabi,, General Manager, Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council signing the MoU
11:21 GMT

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council entered into a cooperation agreement with Singapore’s Urban Redevelopment Authority, as the two entities signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

May 7, 2012

Sharjah Municipality is adopting a hardline approach to the widespread application of non fire-rated cladding
11:23 GMT

Sharjah New buildings will not be approved unless contractors can prove exterior aluminium cladding will not catch fire.

May 3, 2012

Dubai Sports City and Discovery Gardens were the only areas that did not see any rental movement in 2011
08:17 GMT

Rents in Dubai have risen by around 10.4 per cent due to increased demand by tenants shifting homes in search of better rentals.

May 2, 2012

Al Nada residential village in Al Khobar Lakes
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Middle East has underlined its commitment to delivery with the handover of residences in Al Khobar Lakes, the company’s premier master-planned community in the Eastern Province, within Al Nada Village.

Box Appeal Campaign launch
05:54 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties, in partnership with Qatar Charity will stage a national campaign to collect donations of everyday essential items to construction workers in recognition of their contribution to the construction of Qatar’s infrastructure.

April 29, 2012

Downtown Dubai by Emaar Properties
06:13 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012.

During the visit
06:10 GMT
(press release)

Her Excellency the Ambassador of Spain to State of Qatar, Mrs. Carmen de la Pena visited the floating Msheireb Enrichment Centre.

April 26, 2012

During the Meeting
08:53 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Development and Marketing, confirmed that it has achieved its third consecutive year of increased profitability for the year ended December 31, 2011 during its AGM.

Ahmad bin Byat, CEO Dubai Holding
06:18 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Holding Commercial Operations Group announced its audited financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2011.

April 25, 2012

Gabriel Matar, the new Head of Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels for the Middle East and Africa
09:27 GMT

Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels, has today announced the appointment of Gabriel Matar as its new Head of Hotels for the Middle East and Africa.

April 24, 2012

The real estate sector has acted as an added down-drag with property prices moving southbound
13:58 GMT

The Abu Dhabi Municipality announced that total real estate transactions (covering both mortgage and sales) reached Dh43 billion in 2011.

Khalid Al Malik, Group CEO of DPG
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group (DPG) today announced the participation of its landmark destinations at Arabian Travel Market this year - DUBAILAND.

April 22, 2012

Cluttons
07:04 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons announces its Q1 market report for Abu Dhabi’s commercial market 2012.