Real Estate

Real Estate

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The UAE has announced an extension of their 6-month visa for foreign property owners to 3 years, along with other changes aimed at stimulating...

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Real estate analysts are urging the Dubai government to decide how to address the problem of stalled development projects in the Dubai housing market. ...

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Malaysian developer SP Setia Berhad Group announced that 70% of units at its first Australian residential project sold within 3 days of an initial...

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Abu Dhabi developer Sorouh has announced the first rent-to-own property project in the city.  While Dubai has several such options, Sorouh’s Sun Tower (part...

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Paris has increasingly become a popular destination for foreign investors looking to buy property, and has seen prices increase as a result.  Luxury home...

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In a desperate bid to manage its $10.9 billion dollar in debt, Nakheel plans to pay off up to 60% of its outstanding balances...

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Dubai’s third-largest developer, Union Properties, has announced the sale of its Dubai Ritz Carlton property.  The proceeds of the sale will go to pay...

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Spanish firm Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas is continuing on its quest to derive more than 60% of its business from outside Spain by...

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Even after the Dubai government clarified rules for property sales in their 2008 Strata Law, experts say that many homeowners are still being charged...

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Though Singapore has been experiencing rapid growth in the past few years, especially in the real estate industry, analysts are concerned that a group...

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Saudi Arabia is launching a joint private and public sector operation to regulate mortgages in the country.  There is no clear system for doing...

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According to Citibank’s chief economist for the Middle East, Qatar is unlikely to reap any economic benefit from hosting the 2022 World Cup.  After...

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As Malaysia strives to meet its Economic Transformation Program (ETP) goals of economic development, namely increasing job creating and gross national income, it has...

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Allied Enterprises, the Emerati subdivision of the Chalhoub Group designer clothing retailers, has announced an ambitious plan to open more than 40 stores in...

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Another Dubai property development has been forced to scale back construction and seek further investors after the collapse of the real estate market in...

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A recent online survey by a regional property company shows that Singaporeans are still wary of government policies to cool the housing market, and...

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One lasting effect of the global economic downturn in the Middle East is the amount of unused commercial real estate.  Dubai and Abu Dhabi...

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Nakheel, the master developer that is a subsidiary of Dubai World, is facing charges that it did not complete its promises to Sao Paulo...