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                                         voted Best Futuristic Design 2008 by the   quiet public squares and sheltered
                                         Building Exchange Conference. With the   pathways among landscaped gardens,
                                         map of the city being redrawn at such   creating the sense of being far away
                                         a pace, Al Raha Beach is at the heart of   from the demands of everyday life.
                                         the city.                         Set among these gardens are the
                                           Offering a vibrant mix of high   community’s townhouses, spacious one-
                                         quality residential and commercial   to four-bedroom apartments, sky villas
                                         properties alongside fantastic cultural,   and beach villas – some with private
                                         entertainment and public amenities,   courtyards and pools – looking out
                                         the current completed development is   across a 500m-long private sandy beach
                                         made up of three similar but distinct   to Yas Island.
                                         communities that offer residents a range   Al Bandar is Aldar Properties’ marina
                              Move to    of different services: Al Bandar, which   development. Built beyond the shores
                                         has the most to offer in terms of nightlife  of Al Raha Beach, it is an integrated
                  al raha  and appeals to singles and couples with         community comprising of residential
                       Beach             its sophisticated, laidback vibe; and Al   towers, a 131-berth marina, an exclusive
                                         Muneera and Al Zeina, which have more
                                                                           residents’ clubhouse, a retail building
                                         to offer families.                with a Spinneys supermarket and a
              Bruno Grandini, property     Perhaps best known for its      promenade with cafes and restaurants
             consultant, on a luxurious   breathtaking sea, luxurious marina   overlooking the marina.
              community with stunning    and canal views, all three communities   Built over an island and mainland
                       waterfront views  overlook Yas Island. Each community   area, Al Muneera has spectacular views
                                         has its own facilities, which include   over the blue waters of the Arabian
        Al Raha Beach is situated on 5.2 million   swimming pools, gyms and a kids’ play   Gulf to Yas Island and Ferrari World
        square metres of natural beachfront. It   area, while a few communities have   and is located next to Al Bandar and Al
        is conveniently located next to the main   their own sports facilities, such as tennis   Zeina and just up the coast from Aldar’s
        highway linking Abu Dhabi and Dubai   courts. Parents can head to nearby   headquarters building. The community
        and a 10-minute drive to Abu Dhabi   Khalifa City A to enroll their children in   consists of residential apartment towers,
        International Airport. Abu Dhabi’s Yas   one of three renowned schools: Al Raha   beachside villas, townhouses, retail
        Island is just across the water, with its   International School, GEMS American   outlets, restaurants and a commercial
        theme parks and mega-mall – F1 race   Academy and Al Yasmina School.  office building. It consists of 1,286
        track, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and   Al Zeina is real estate development,   apartments available as one-, two-,
        golf courses, plus, much more to follow.   management and investment company   three- or four-bedroom residences.
        Both Abu Dhabi city centre and Saadiyat  Aldar Properties’ latest mixed-use   The community’s unique feature is the
        Island, the up and coming cultural   development. Only minutes from Yas   canal that splits the Al Muneera Island
        centre, are only 20 minutes’ drive   Island, Ferrari World and Saadiyat   from the mainland – it offers cafés and
        away. The area is also home to Aldar   Island, it is a residential and retail   restaurants located along waterfront
        headquarters. The first circular building   development built over seven precincts   paths and promenades for residents and
        of its kind in the Middle East, it was   with a total of 1,221 properties. It offers   the general public to enjoy.

         Al Muneera                                 To rent  (approx. price)     To buy (approx. price)
         One-bedroom apartment                                                   AED 1.1 million – 1.6 million
                         AED 95,000 – 130,000
         Two-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 130,000 – 160,000      AED 1.6 million – 2.3 million
         Three-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 165,000 – 200,000    AED 2.2 million – 3.3 million
         Four-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 180,000 – 600,000     AED 3.3 million – 6.7 million
         Al Bandar
         One-bedroom apartment                                                   AED 1.2 million – 2.1 million
                         AED 115,000 – 135,000
         Two-bedroom apartment                                                   AED 1.75 million – 3.5 million
                         AED 130,000 – 250,000
         Three-bedroom apartment                                                 AED 3 million – 4.5 million
                         AED 200,000 – 270,000
         Four-bedroom apartment                                                  AED 4.9 million – 8.7 million
                         AED 450,000
         Al Zeina
         One-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 100,000 – 125,000      AED 1.1 million – 1.7 million
         Two-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 130,000 – 180,000      AED 1.7 million – 2.8 million
         Three-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 175,000 – 230,000    AED 3.1 million – 5.5 million
         Four-bedroom apartment, townhouse or villa    AED 185,000 – 350,000     AED 3.3 million – 13 million

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