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Fascinating expert advice for 2017 in the property market

Fascinating expert advice for 2017 in the property market

Alan Kaye, head of sales and leasing at District Real Estate, looks at how the real estate market faired in 2016 and makes his property predictions for the year ahead The last twelve months in the Abu Dhabi property market …

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MONEY: How much will the new rent cap cost you?

MONEY: How much will the new rent cap cost you?

Renters in the capital are in for some changes as a five percent rent cap has been reintroduced.  The reinstatement of the measure after a three-year absence has raised questions on its timing given the current economic climate and downward …

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PROPERTY PLATFORM: Our guru answers your questions

PROPERTY PLATFORM: Our guru answers your questions

Abu Dhabi’s real estate world can be difficult to navigate. Luckily Alan Kaye, District Real Estate’s head of sales and leasing, is here to answer your questions Q. Christmas is coming up and I want to decorate my balcony and the exterior of my …

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PROPERTY: Coping with a moving market after Brexit

PROPERTY: Coping with a moving market after Brexit

Now that expats living in the UAE have seen the dust settle somewhat after the momentous vote by the UK to leave the EU, Andrew Covill, director of Henry Wiltshire International, takes a look at how the property market both …

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PROPERTY: Your property questions answered by our expert

PROPERTY: Your property questions answered by our expert

Alan Kaye, head of sales and leasing at District Real Estate, answers your property queries Q. I have one month left before I have to leave the country due to unforeseen circumstances but still have six months left on my …

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PROPERTY: Your property queries answered by our expert

PROPERTY: Your property queries answered by our expert

Alan Kaye, head of sales and leasing at District Real Estate, answers your property queries Q. I recently moved into my new apartment but I did not have an actual handover as the agent just gave me the keys. I have …

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Property: Before buying read this guide of dos and don’ts

Property: Before buying read this guide of dos and don’ts

Thinking of buying? Ben Crompton, managing partner at Crompton Partners Estate Agents, tells us the top 10 things to avoid when house hunting in the capital Rising rents in some areas in Abu Dhabi and a flat sales market have …

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PROPERTY: ‘Happiness Island’ unveils plans to make your next house a home

PROPERTY: ‘Happiness Island’ unveils plans to make your next house a home

Think Saadiyat Island is only about museums? Think again. Here managing partner of Crompton Partners Estate Agents, Ben Crompton, reveals what real estate options are in store for the future Saadiyat Island has been brilliantly conceived and even better marketed …

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PROPERTY: Our real estate expert answers your questions!

PROPERTY: Our real estate expert answers your questions!

Alan Kaye, head of sales and leasing at District Real Estate, answers your property queries Q. I have seen that a three percent municipal fee has been introduced. What is this and what does it mean for the tenant? A. This is …

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LIVING: New taxes come into place for Abu Dhabi residents

LIVING: New taxes come into place for Abu Dhabi residents

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is on the rise with the announcement of a new property tax. The recent introduction of the municipality contract fee will see expat tenants pay three percent extra on their yearly lease. UAE …

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