City Developments Limited (SGX:C09) Green Real-Estate

City Developments Limited (SGX:C09) Green Real-Estate






City Developments Limited (SGX:C09) Green Real-Estate CDL unveils bold 2030 sustainability plan, which aims to be the most sustainable real estate firm in the world The new sustainability blueprint introduces a plan to reduce the volume of waste the company’s produces by 50 per cent from 2016 levels, and ensure that half of the company’s construction […]






Dubai Real Estate Report

Dubai Real Estate Report






Dubai Real Estate Report Damac Properties Damac Properties, a pioneering property developer in the Mideast has recorded a net profit of USD240mn for the first quarter of this year, marking net margins of 45 percent. Additionally, the developer posted profits of Dh1.95bn, with gross profit margins of 54percent amid the period, whereas total assets grew […]






Residential Property Sales & Leasing in UAE to be Exempt from VAT

Residential Property Sales & Leasing in UAE to be Exempt from VAT






Residential Property Sales & Leasing in UAE to be Exempt from VAT $GLD, $SLV, $PLAT The 1st sale of new residential property in the country will be subject to the Zero rate of VAT. Investment Gold, Silver and Platinum will also be Zero-rated. Supplies of residential property including sales and leasing in the UAE will be […]






Real Estate: Property Taxes in US on the Rise

Real Estate: Property Taxes in US on the Rise






Real Estate: Property Taxes in US on the Rise Property taxes rose a record-3.2% in FY 2016, according to reports. The 2016 amount of taxes collected was $540,701,000,000 compared to $523,952,380,000 in Y 2015. New Jersey property owners paid the most taxes in  Y 2016, reports WalletHub, with annual taxes set at 2.35%. The rate […]






Dubai’s Ruler Receives $1.22-M in UK Farming Subsidies

Dubai’s Ruler Receives $1.22-M in UK Farming Subsidies






Dubai’s Ruler Receives $1.22-M in UK Farming Subsidies Greenpeace said Sheikh Mohammed was one of the biggest beneficiaries of UK farming subsidies UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has been revealed as one of the biggest beneficiaries of UK farming subsidies over the […]






Dubai Cityscape Global Real Estate Exhibition

Dubai Cityscape Global Real Estate Exhibition






Dubai Cityscape Global Real Estate Exhibition His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai,on Tuesday toured the 15th Cityscape Global real estate exhibition which began today at Dubai World Trade Centre and will conclude on September 8. Some 272 exhibitors from more than […]






US Real Estate: Best and Worst Areas

US Real Estate: Best and Worst Areas






Portland, Ore., Phoenix, Atlanta, Las Vegas and Minneapolis/St. Paul are the best metropolitan areas for homeowners, according to a new Bankrate.com report. Click here for the full list: http://www.bankrate.com/finance/real-estate/best-worst-places-for-homeowners.aspx Portland tops the list thanks to inexpensive homeowners’ insurance, few foreclosures and low energy costs. Strong home-price appreciation over the past five years is a common […]