• The Silk Roads Are Back: China Rise & Dubai Real Estate

    We are witnessing a golden age in the business relations between UAE and China. A Few years ago, the average Chinese citizen was unlikely to have even heard about the UAE. The launch of the Chinese Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) in 2013 and the subsequent support of the UAE to such an initiative has […]


  • Russian-Ukrainian Conflict: Challenges & Opportunities for the Real Estate Industry in UAE

    The Shock On 4th December 2021, as the world is battling COVID-19 newest variant; Omicron, the USA began an astonishing public information campaign to alert the world to the possibility of a full Russian invasion of Ukraine by early 2022. What started as a classic skepticism by most governments and the global audience, turned into […]


  • Valiant on Villas

    Being a small family living in Dubai apartments for the last 10 years, it has always been our plan to upgrade to a villa.   We own our apartment, so the conundrum of when is the best time to move and when to buy has been a continuing debate with my wife.  Of course, we have […]