Set a budget and choose an area by doing research online – beach or boulevard? Tower or terrace?
Decide how many rooms you need, if your furniture will fit and what facilities you require including balconies, a view, a pool etc – be prepared to compromise
Meet our experts and get out to do some viewings. Inspect each property carefully including air conditioning, wiring and plumbing
Now it’s time for the admin stuff – we’ll tell you what you need, but prepare your Emirates ID, passport and visa
Be prepared to pay a security deposit. Get your cheque book ready and read your contract carefully before signing
This is the registration of your rental agreement – don’t worry, your agent will tell you how to do this
Connect your DEAW (Dubai Electricity and Water Authority) and choose an internet provider – some buildings only have one provider so check before you commit
Relax…the place is yours!