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Sharjah rent deals, drops make tenants decide to stay on despite double-digit rental drops in Dubai

Sharjah landlords move in quickly with counter offers to stop tenant migration to Dubai Dubai: Sharjah’s residents are staying put - deciding they are better off taking the “generous” offers from their current landlords rather than shift to locations in...

Expat property investor in Dubai finds spending Dh89m does not guarantee the land is his

Investor wants developer to return amount, registration fees and Dh40 million in damages Dubai: A property owner in Dubai is finding that spending more than Dh89 million on acquiring a plot and building a bespoke villa is not enough to...

Property of the week: A Dh15.5 million oasis set within the greenery of Al Barari, Dubai

This four-bedroom home at The Nest is a sanctuary that looks out to a forest There is no doubt that the UAE is home to some spectacular properties. From penthouse apartments to plush villas with sprawling gardens and incredible pools,...

RAK ruler issues new order to help firms badly hit by Covid-19 lockdown

Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi announces reduced trade licence renewal fees and full exemption from fines incurred during the lockdown period Ras Al Khaimah ruler Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi has issued a lifeline to certain certain commercial...

UK tax break pushes housing sales to highest in a decade

UK tax break pushes housing sales to highest in a decade The UK housing market saw a surge in activity last month after a government tax break pushed sales to the highest in more than a decade, according to Rightmove. The...

Abu Dhabi real estate values see modest declines over Q2, with sales activity to increase over H2 2020: Report

Abu Dhabi’s real estate market witnessed continued moderate declines, across both sales prices and rents, during Q2. However, with a raft of developer incentives and the proactive public policy response, sales volumes are expected to increase over the second...

Dubai South becomes first master-developer to offer rent-to-own schemes

Until recently, developers in Dubai were only offering these on a building or two Dubai: Dubai South has become the first master-development in Dubai to launch rent-to-own schemes, as the state of the Dubai property market has developers come up...

Aldar offers tenants payment option via credit cards

Abu Dhabi developer offers multiple options whereby residents can use this facility Dubai: Pay off the rents by credit cards – Aldar is allowing its tenants to do so from today (August 17) as part of efforts to offer flexible...

650 tenants of Sharjah’s gutted Abbco Tower screened for coronavirus

The tower was destroyed in a blaze last week. As many as 650 tenants of the Abbco Tower in Sharjah, which was destroyed in a blaze last week, were screened for coronavirus. Abdullah Sultan bin Khadim, executive director of Sharjah Charity...

Sharjah fire victims may now enter Abbco Tower only to get valuables: Police

Authorities will have to declare the Abbco Tower safe first, before tenants are allowed to move back in. Tenants and families who live in the fire-hit Abbco Tower in Sharjah are now allowed to enter the building - but only...

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Woman in Abu Dhabi ordered to pay Dh15,000 fine for insulting man in a mall

Complainant said woman had called him 'impolite and shameless' in public Abu Dhabi: A woman has been ordered to pay...

Lulu group opens 195th hypermarket in Khalifa city

The hypermarket was inaugurated by the chairman of Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa. Abu Dhabi: The 195th hypermarket of Lulu...

Soon .. an Israeli delegation to the Emirates to conduct a joint sea corridor project

An informed security source, who refused to reveal his identity for security reasons, stated that the Emirati Crown Prince, the de facto ruler of...

UAE GOLD RATE(AED)

UAE Gold Rates (AED) Oct 29, 2020 Updated Type Morning Afternoon Evening Yesterday OUNCE 6,914.28 6,881.25 24 Carat 228.00 227.00 22 Carat 214.25 213.25 21 Carat 204.50 203.50 18 Carat 175.25 174.50 UAE Gold Rates (AED) Oct 27, 2020 Updated Type Morning Afternoon Evening Yesterday OUNCE 7,006.03 6,969.33 7,006.03 6,995.02 24 Carat 231.00 230.00 231.00 230.75 22 Carat 217.00 216.00 217.00 216.75 21 Carat 207.25 206.00 207.25 206.75 18 Carat 177.50 176.75 177.50 177.25   Past days Uae Gold Rate (Aed) Date Ounce 24...

New negotiations between the Houthis and the Yemeni government on the prisoner exchange deal

The official in the Houthi prisoners' file, Amin Mortada, announced a new round of negotiations with the Yemeni government on another prisoner exchange deal,...