The Silk Roads Are Back: Renaissance of Chinese Dubai Property Investment

The Silk Roads Are Back: Renaissance of Chinese Dubai Property Investment

We are witnessing a golden age in the business relations between UAE 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 changed that. From 2014 to 2018, China has invested US$14.7 billion in the UAE under the BRI. Over the same...

Russia-Ukraine War: Challenges and Opportunities for UAE Real Estate

Russia-Ukraine War: Challenges and Opportunities for UAE Real Estate

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 outright shock and disillusion as the Russian president announced on the...

Dubai Villa Price and Performance of Top 6 Communities in 202

Dubai Villa Price and Performance of Top 6 Communities in 2022

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 friends living in various villa types and family communities, which following every visit, reinvigorates this plan and sparks...