Tuesday, April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jumeirah Beach Residence has been going through a period of change, and the latest addition to its transformation is a cinema at The Beach, JBR, which includes an open air screen. The Beach is the area’s new shopping, entertainment and leisure destination and gets more and more lively by the day. It is the perfect place to hit the beach, watch a film, dine or simply hang out and watch the world go by.... [More]

Monday, April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite being famous for spacious accommodation, owing a personal garden can be expensive in Dubai. There are parks dotted across the city neighbourhoods to provide green out doors for all. Read to explore the best parks you should not miss to try before this summer.... [More]

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Abu Dhabi, the nation’s capital, has a packed sporting and cultural calendar with something happening nearly every day of the year. However, it is worth looking beyond the borders of the city and taking advantage of the fact that one of the world’s great wildernesses is on your doorstep.... [More]

Monday, April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well equipped with modern life style amenities, Dubai has become the dream destination among second home seekers and holiday makers. The business and trade hub has become a lifestyle hub of Middle East while offering luxury life style in Dubai.... [More]

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

There was once a time when property listings for Executive Towers and the wider Business Bay area would go on for pages. Now, demand is high as the district has come into its own as a thriving community with prices climbing nearly as fast as neighbouring Downtown. ... [More]

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dubai Marina is one of the city’s most vibrant districts, a place where new hangouts open daily. One of those places is Pier 7, a seven floor development dedicated to food and beverage outlets. The first restaurant opened at the end of May last year, and the most recent change was when the uber funky Atelier M received its licence last month. The vibrancy of the district is frequently increased with events including the Dubai Marina Street Festival, which kicks off on 3rd April.... [More]

Thursday, March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

However, Dubai apartments are offering affordable accommodation for expats, it is not necessary that all projects across the city follow same rent rates. Projects located in primary locations like Dubai Marina, Business Bay, DIFC or Downtown could be an expensive deal for the tenants. In addition to rent there are other important things that can significantly increase the cost of living, like accessibility to workplace, school and retail outlets. Therefore, market research is mandatory before making finals decisions about accommodation. ... [More]

Thursday, March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dubai is a multi-national community meaning many landlords and tenants have completely different expectations of who is responsible for what, meaning disputes and problems can arise. Better Homes Head of Property Management Zubin Firozi takes us through the basics. ... [More]

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of the many joys of living in Dubai is that if you do not like it, give it a few months and it will have changed. Nowhere is more indicative of that than Jumeirah Lakes Towers, which has had its share of unflattering headlines due to issues surrounding traffic and construction noise. However, as more and more of the district is completed, the noise and the dust abates and it has become an alternative to Dubai Marina. In January, one of its lakes became a park.... [More]

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Green Community, on the Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road (formerly Emirates Road) is peaceful, and, as its name suggests, green, made up of apartments, spacious bungalows, villas and mansions. The growing city of Dubai gets ever closer to the Green Community’s borders and its location means it is handy for those that work in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi.... [More]

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