Category: Real Estate

How to deal with bad tenants

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How to deal with bad tenants: a comprehensive guide

As a means to achieve financial security, we always seek what would offer us a consistent source of income beside our full time jobs. It is embedded in our nature, and leasing properties has almost become a synonym of financial security. [...]
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Real Estate

The real estate market in Saudi Arabia in 2018: a closer look

The revival of the real estate market in Saudi Arabia Although the world has witnessed many drastic changes in 2017, the changes that took place in Saudi Arabia might have been the most shocking ones. Those shifts, albeit shocking, were deemed [...]
5 ladies who raised the bar in a men-only industry

Real Estate

Women in real estate: 5 ladies who raised the bar in a men-only industry

For a long time, the real estate market has been a male-dominated field. Brokers, engineers and realtors were believed to be job titles that could only be held and managed by men. This was held as a belief and an unspoken rule for a very long [...]
Impact of VAT in Saudi Arabia on the Real Estate Market

Real Estate

The Impact of VAT in Saudi Arabia on the Real Estate Market

Following the recent implementation of value-added tax (VAT), investors are wary of the effect this will have on the Saudi real estate market. In an attempt to boost revenue and diversify non-oil income, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia introduced a [...]
Ejari System

Real Estate

All you Need to Know About Dubai’s Ejari System

Meaning ‘My Rent’ in Arabic, EJARI is one of Dubai’s revolutionary steps towards regulating its rental market. If you happen to be renting a house or a commercial unit in Dubai, it is mandatory to register the contract on the [...]
10 Middle East Projects

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Top 10 Middle East Projects set to open in 2018

New years bring new starts, new adventures, and of course, new construction projects. Throughout the Middle East, projects of different sectors and dimensions are making strong progress. Each year, we look forward to new hotels, developments, [...]
Trump Hotels in the Middle East

Real Estate

Trump Hotels in the Middle East: Trials and Tribulations

While his foreign policies have been a polarizing topic among his supporters and opposing figures and parties alike, especially against Mexico and the Islamic World, it is no secret that there have been previous attempts to launch multiple Trump [...]
The most expensive properties owned by Arab Royals

Real Estate

Royal lifestyle: The most expensive properties owned by Arab Royals

The GCC region is a very important source of cross-regional capital in the global real estate market. Arabs spend billions each year buying expensive properties. How many of these billions belong to Arab royals? The question has been haunting [...]
Types of Real Estate Investment

Real Estate

3 Most Profitable Types of Real Estate Investment

Venturing into real estate investment is a decision you must never take lightly. It requires plenty of research before diving in, as well as patience and commitment. If done properly, investing in real estate will be a profitable journey. [...]
The Most Influential Real Estate Businessmen in the GCC Region

Real Estate

The Most Influential Real Estate Businessmen in the GCC Region

The real estate sector has become one of the key barometers for the GCC region’s growth. The market is one of the fastest growing sectors in the world. Who are the most prominent figures in this market? Who are the most important real [...]
6 GCC Projects due for Completion by 2021

Real Estate

6 GCC Projects due for Completion by 2021

Famous for its fast-paced construction process, the GCC is a booming region filled with megaprojects in the pipeline. Across all of its states, major projects are popping up, impressing the world with their brilliance and magnitude. Furthermore, [...]
8 Cities Where Property Prices are Threatened to Fall

Real Estate

Is this a real estate bubble: Possible collapse in 8 Cities’ Property Prices

Recently, leading universal bank in Switzerland UBS issued a report focused on property prices across the world. The report warned of the possible collapse of real estate markets in eight of the world’s most important cities. Moreover, the [...]
Why Should You Invest in Real Estate? Think Long Term

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Why Should You Invest in Real Estate? Think Long Term

Before you make the decision to invest in real estate, you should probably understand the reason behind it. To invest in real estate, you must be aware of the positives and negatives, as well as the type of journey you are embarking on. [...]
Relocating to Bahrain

Real Estate

Relocating to Bahrain: 6 Things to Consider When Renting in Bahrain

If you happen to be relocating to the Kingdom, you will find that renting in Bahrain offers you a wide variety to choose from. With a booming real estate market, as well as a thriving economic scene, Bahrain will surprise you with its impressive [...]
6 Bulletproof Ways to Identify an Overpriced Home

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6 Bulletproof Ways to Identify an Overpriced Home

While searching for property on the market, you will definitely come across an overpriced home. Although they may be disguised as your dream home, you will need to take a step back and analyze a few factors. While there are specific signs that [...]