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“There are a huge number of macro trends which have driven London, from the Arab Spring, through to exchange rates, through to Argentina defaulting and Ukrainian money coming in.”
October 19, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
“A lot of the Middle Eastern buyers are next generation. They went to university in the US and the UK....They don’t want to stay in dad’s house in Knightsbridge."

April 6, 2011

Property prices in Beirut have increased by an average of about 25% a year, for the past 5 years
11:16 GMT
(press release)

Beirut’s real estate market is continuing to boom, according to the Middle East’s largest private developer DAMAC Properties.

Tasweek: UAE market showing positive signs of maturity that are shaping up sound market fundamentals
09:14 GMT
(press release)

Tasweek Real Estate Marketing & Development, a property adviser and solutions provider in the Middle East, has recently released its latest analysis on the UAE’s real estate market.

April 5, 2011

The artists and authors at Burj Khalifa
09:49 GMT
(press release)

Renowned professionals from the art industry attending Art Dubai and authors from the world over, who were in Dubai for the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, toured At the Top, Burj Khalifa.

Affordable housing in Cairo will be a strong emerging segment
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Jones Lang LaSalle predicts a positive medium to long term outlook for the Cairo real estate market despite the current challenges following Egypt’s recent political upheaval.

Mohamed Al Assam, Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of Dewan
07:37 GMT
(press release)

Dewan Architects & Engineers, one of the region’s leading architectural and engineering consultancy firms, is gearing up for participation in the upcoming Cityscape Abu Dhabi 2011 exhibition.

April 4, 2011

Damac Properties
11:34 GMT
(press release)

Damac Properties will be showcasing its award-winning regional development portfolio at the Kuwait Real Estate & Investment Exhibition, at the Kuwait International Fair Ground from April 11 to 16.

Emad Al Saleh, Chief Executive Officer of NorAH
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Kuwait based investment company, North Africa Holding Company (NorAH), announced it has acquired a minority stake in a Moroccan housing company.

March 31, 2011

During the signing
09:55 GMT
(press release)

Barwa Real Estate, Qatar’s leading listed property development company, announced today that it has entered into a framework agreement with Qatar Petroleum.

March 30, 2011

Ghanem Bin Saad Al Saad, Chairman of Barwa
15:03 GMT
(press release)

Barwa Real Estate hosted a dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel in Doha to present the Barwa Commercial Avenue development to an invited audience of business owners, entrepreneurs and investors.

March 29, 2011

Pearl GTL compound will provide 300 apartments and 50 villas for staff
12:09 GMT

Barwa Al Khor and Pearl GTL today signed a major leasing agreement of the new residential Pearl GTL compound, a long term housing project to be developed by Barwa Al Khor.

Emaar Properties
09:03 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties, the global property developer, declared ten per cent cash dividend at the 13th Annual General Meeting held in Dubai on Monday, March 28, 2011.

March 28, 2011

Omar Elhitamy, Managing Director, OHC
08:48 GMT
(press release)

Building on the success of their flagship project in Egypt “Haram City”, Orascom Housing Communities maintains its scheduled progress of the newest phase “Haram Life”.

March 27, 2011

Dr. Mohammed Al-Emadi, Barwa Group CEO
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Barwa Real Estate Company announced today the appointment of Dr. Mohammed Asad Al-Emadi as its new Group CEO with effect from Thursday 24th March 2011.

Emaar Properties
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Properties will hold its 13th Annual General Meeting on Monday, March 28, 2011, at 5pm at the Constellation Ballroom of The Address Dubai Marina.

March 24, 2011

Total assets increased by 14% to AED 101.5bn
08:36 GMT

Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi-based strategic investment and development company, today released its audited 2010 year-end financial results and operating highlights.