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Dubai needs more affordable homes

A majority of residents feels that owning an affordable house in the emirate is just not possible

November 4, 2014 11:05
 
Rental Inflation

Rents are up again, will housing allowances follow?

Inflation has risen by 2.32 per cent this year…

September 17, 2014 2:24
 
Egypt’s Orascom, Nasr City scrap Tigan cooperation

Egypt’s Orascom, Nasr City scrap Tigan cooperation

Egyptian group Orascom Development and local real estate firm Madinet Nasr Housing scrapped an agreement to cooperate in developing the Tigan real estate project, Orascom said on Monday.

January 16, 2012 12:24
 

Saudi Binladin Group to invest $500M in Turkey-paper

Private contractor Saudi Binladin Group (SBG) is planning to invest $500 million in a housing project in Turkey, the Turkish Star newspaper reported on Wednesday.

July 20, 2011 10:48
 
Mass exodus, the sequal: With rents in Abu Dhabi falling, are Dubai residents going to rethink their address?

Mass exodus, the sequal: With rents in Abu Dhabi falling, are Dubai residents going to rethink their address?

With the steady supply of new residences driving down rents in Abu Dhabi, analysts say it's a good thing for tenants, buyers, developers and landlords alike. Precious de Leon reports.

July 17, 2011 2:27
 
Egypt’s real estate sector is down, not out

Egypt’s real estate sector is down, not out

Firms risk losing more land, paying higher compensation; Strong balance sheets key through crisis; Analysts favour SODIC, Amer, smaller property firms; Cairo commercial property looks relatively strong

May 18, 2011 3:10
 
Rent in Saudi skyrockets as developers fall behind

Rent in Saudi skyrockets as developers fall behind

Supply-demand mismatch in Saudi may cause you to pay even more rent for your house and office space. Banque Saudi Fransi’s John Sfakianakis gives us an overview

May 10, 2011 5:20
 

Saudi villa prices rise 20 pct in H1 2011 -report

Saudi Arabia is rolling out a $400 billion spending plan to combat massive housing problem caused by population growth.

May 9, 2011 2:15
 

Lebanese struggle to find homes

Lebanon’s real estate sector at an all time high.

June 18, 2010 7:52
 
Dubai world’s second worst performing property market

Dubai world’s second worst performing property market

Dubai is the second performing property market in the world after Latvia, says London-based Knight Frank. Ouch.

May 26, 2009 9:42
 
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