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AMBITIOUS: Abu Dhabi’s property plans could make or break

AMBITIOUS: Abu Dhabi’s property plans could make or break

Abu Dhabi’s infrastructural changes and developments are just super, but Eva Fernandes can’t help but wonder if Abu Dhabi’s focus might be a tad off in some regards.

January 24, 2012 4:14
 

Nakheel says negotiates $272 mln contractor claims

Chairman says second tranche of sukuk in H1; Says company on track to deliver 7,000 units in 2012; Says other Palm projects are "long-term"

January 5, 2012 3:58
 

Claims on Nakheel may not go to Dubai special court

A special tribunal set up to hear disputes over Dubai World's debt restructuring may not hear cases against former unit Nakheel after the government took over the troubled property developer in August.

September 26, 2011 2:14
 
The Force Majeure Farce

The Force Majeure Farce

Though "force majeure" traditionally referred to acts of God like floods, earthquakes and other unexpected natural disasters, the term has taken on a whole new meaning in Dubai; much to the benefit of local property developers.

April 26, 2011 3:09
 
Enough! Can we get some investor-protection already? (Updated)

Enough! Can we get some investor-protection already? (Updated)

Eva Fernandes is beyond disappointed with the lack of investor protection in Dubai. When are things going to change around here?

March 23, 2011 5:26
 
Protection at last, but too late for many

Protection at last, but too late for many

Investors in the Dubai property market aren’t legally protected half as much as they should be. You could say it is about time something was done, but is it too late?

February 15, 2011 4:02
 
In Pictures: Rents around Dubai

In Pictures: Rents around Dubai

Though rents in Dubai have been on a general decline, there are some exception to the rule. Kipp takes a looks at property rates across the city.

January 19, 2011 3:29
 
Revisit visas, but not for real estate’s sake

Revisit visas, but not for real estate’s sake

As calls are made to adjust visa rules for property investors, Kipp asks if the real estate industry is really in as bad shape as we’re told.

November 21, 2010 3:50
 
Dubai Rents Decline

Dubai Rents Decline

As reports of further rent declines emerge, Kipp takes a look at recent developments in the real estate arena

November 4, 2010 12:26
 
Developers opt for cash over court

Developers opt for cash over court

Property developers in Dubai are increasingly opting to keep defaulters’ payments rather than pursue them in court, according to reports. Kipp takes a look.

August 22, 2010 1:59