Dubai's cautious comeback
As the UAE property market enters a fragmented recovery, developers are keen to tap renewed investor interest and are launching mega projects, betting that UAE's safe haven status will help to boost the real estate market.
New UAE mortgage rules
Expatriates in UAE will have to make down payments of at least half the value of properties they buy if new central bank rules on mortgages go into force. This may dampen demand from foreign buyers and stifle the country's tentative real estate recovery.
Expert view on UAE mortgage cap
The recent circular issued by the UAE Central Bank on capping mortgage lending came as a surprise to many people within and outside the financial world.