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Throw It All Away!

JLL reported that house prices have fallen 10% over the past 12 months but indicate that the market may now be returning into positive territory. Over the past quarter, rents for apartments dropped by 3%, whilst villas have remained flat in Q1, and down 5% over the past year. 2,695 more words


The Long And Winding Road

Emaar is in the news on several fronts this week. The Spanish architect, Santiago Calatrava Valls, will be responsible for building its latest project – a US$ 1 billion tower, supported by a matrix of cables. 1,617 more words


The Taxman’s Taken All My Dough

Dubai’s first major affordable lifestyle community, Town Square, will welcome its first residents in 2017. Nshama, the developer, has already sold over 2k units and started work on 1.05k townhouses and 1.1k apartments. 1,278 more words


Footprint In The Sand

This week, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launched the official logo for Dubai Expo 2020. The winning design, out of 19k entries, is an authentic Emirati logo based on the 2002 find of a 4k-year old ring, at the Al Marmum archaeological site. 1,587 more words


Here’s To The Good Times!

With the launch of three projects, it was a week of “1s” – One at Palm Jumeirah, One Central and 1/JBR. The developer, Omniyat, has appointed Brookfield Multiplex as the main contractor for the US$ 544 million One at Palm Jumeirah. 2,090 more words


Ensure Affordability with Design for Manufacturing-DFM

A whitepaper from Renaissance Services about how to implement efficient design approach for manufacturing.

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We Are Family

Fast becoming known as an extreme sports location, there are reports that the emirate will soon see a 325 mt base-jump tower. At its lower levels, the building will house an activity plaza, catering for family actions. 2,102 more words