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Meanwhile apartment rents climbed by 29 per cent in the first nine months of 2014.
November 27, 2014 - 13:28 GMT
Tenant demand in the residential market was found to be largely fuelled by reverse migration from Dubai and Dubai firms increasingly turning to Sharjah for bulk staff housing

July 15, 2012

Mina Al Arab
07:04 GMT
(press release)

RAK Properties, has launched a promotional programme for new purchasers of residential and commercial units in Mina Al Arab and Julfar Towers.

July 12, 2012

Paul Nathan, director of commercial and asset management at Cluttons in Bahrain
06:27 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons has announced the selection of Paul Nathan, director of commercial and asset management at Cluttons in Bahrain, to represent the board of RICS in Bahrain.

July 11, 2012

Amman Jordan
09:21 GMT
(press release)

Apartment rents and sales prices rise in selected areas due to limited supply and robust demand - overall market conditions are stable says Q2 2012 Asteco report

July 10, 2012

Segaya Eskan
09:04 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons has entered into a contract with Eskan Bank, to undertake the leasing and management of one of its assets, namely, the Segaya Plaza.

July 8, 2012

Sharjah
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Downward movement in the rental market in the Northern Emirates, especially in Sharjah, has seen apartment rates fall by an average of 6% over the last three months.

July 4, 2012

During the training
12:10 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties is organizing a ‘Two-day Experience’ programme for the high school and university students, in a partnership between the company’s Future Affiliate Club and the Bedaya Center.

Masood Al Awar, CEO of TASWEEEK
11:19 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development reports that rates were subdued in the major markets of Abu Dhabi and Dubai in Q2 2012 as new supplies continued to trickle in.

Abu Dhabi
10:40 GMT
(press release)

Tenants living in Abu Dhabi took full advantage of increased real estate market supply by upgrading from their existing accommodation and maximising their housing allowances.

Dubai Properties Group blood donation
07:18 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, recently held its annual blood donation drive in partnership with Latifa Hospital.

July 3, 2012

New Islamic mortgage law in KSA.
14:40 GMT

The kingdom of Saudi Arabia has always been a little unusual when it comes to Islamic finance and banking. Banks that were otherwise quite conventional, and which both paid and received interest, were proclaimed to be Islamic because ‘all banks in the kingdom are Islamic’.

July 1, 2012

Anti-government protests hit the housing market
09:57 GMT

Continuing political tensions mean expats are ditching Bahrain in favor of somewhere more stable .

June 27, 2012

TECOM
12:18 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Holding announced the establishment of the Board of Directors for TECOM Investments.

Baghdad is calling out for more housing investment
07:05 GMT

Visiting minister invites partnerships as country looks to build 2.5m homes Negotiations likely to be finalised in 30 days.

June 26, 2012

Patrick Lawrence, Property Manager at Spinneys and Sahar Al Ansari, Director, Real Estate Management at DPG
10:19 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Spinneys for the construction of a Spinneys Community Centre at The Villat.

During the event
05:39 GMT
(press release)

Msheireb Properties, furthered its commitment to knowledge sharing through its support of Al-Baraiq World, along with Qatar University’s Materials Technology Unit (MTU).