Author: Reidin

28 March 2019

Dubai: Eye of the Beholder

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A real estate price index can be created using two basic approaches (i) simple techniques or (ii) econometric techniques. The former has been used by countries such as France, Canada and Australia, whereas the latter by US, UK and Hong Kong. The Simple technique uses the simple average, weighted average or median price range during […]

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19 March 2019

Emaar Developments: Ain’t No Margin High Enough

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Emaar Developments is the largest listed developer on the Dubai Financial Markets with a market capital of over AED 15 billion. Given the market correction that has transpired in the DFM since hitting its peak in 2014, valuations have compressed, leading to Emaar Developments currently trading at a price to earnings ratio of 3.9, which […]

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6 March 2019

MIPIM 2019

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The main theme for the real estate conferences programme is Engaging the Future The priority of real estate industry players is now to manage risk as new revenue streams open up, helped by new drivers including: Evolving new technology and human behaviour, which is transforming the nature of real estate as an investment, and as a […]

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4 March 2019

UAE Real Estate Market Report 2018

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In 2017, off-plan property sales contributed to around 64% of the total sales and was responsible for the real estate momentum in Dubai in 2017. However, the trend has changed in 2018 with off-plan sales contribution dropping down to 56%. The uptick event in the ready properties market can be attested to the decline in […]

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26 February 2019

Dubai: Hello Darkness

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Over the last few quarters there has been a litany of new research suggesting that the ‘avalanche’ of supply coming up will lead to a further correction of prices and rents. However, an in-depth analysis of completions reveals that in the first cycle there were more than twice the number of units were completed compared […]

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20 February 2019

United Arab Emirates Residential Property Price Indices: January 2019 Results Edition: 122

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DATA PERIOD: January 2019 Dubai Residential Property Price Indices: Sales Price Indices The Dubai Residential Property Sales Price Index for all residential decreased by 2.3 points, from 228.5 to 226.2, which represents a decrease of 0.98% in January 2019. Prices also decreased 9.36% y- o-y. Dubai Residential Property Price Indices: Rental Price Indices The Dubai […]

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15 February 2019

REIDIN-GYODER New Home Price Index: January 2019 Results

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According to the results of REIDIN-GYODER New Home Price Index in January 2019 there is 0.05% nominal increase with respect to the previous month and in compliance with January 2018 there is 2.79% nominal increase. According to the results of REIDIN- GYODER New Home Price Index (NHI) in January 2019 there is nominal decrease of […]

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15 February 2019

REIDIN Turkey Real Estate Indices: January 2019 Results

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REIDIN Turkey Residential Property Price Indices: January 2019 Results According to the results of the residential sales prices in TR-81 cities in January 2019, there is 0.28% nominal decrease with respect to the previous month and in compliance with January 2018 there is 4.60% nominal increase. According to the results of the residential rent prices […]

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28 January 2019

Dubai: Reminiscing Real Estate

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The real estate market cycle has shattered the myths of current location having a large impact on price performance, as the dominant narrative of luxury property bearing the brunt of the price correction has overshadowed locational factors such as as golf course views and/or skyscraper advantages. The above graph illustrates the price change of buildings […]

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22 January 2019

Dubai / Abu Dhabi Residential Property Price Indices: December 2018 Results

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DATA PERIOD: DECEMBER 2018 Dubai Residential Property Price Indices: Sales Price Indices The Dubai Residential Property Sales Price Index for all residential decreased by 1.3 points, from 229.8 to 228.5, which represents a decrease of 0.55% in December 2018. Prices also decreased 8.58% y-o-y. Dubai Residential Property Price Indices: Rental Price Indices The Dubai Residential […]

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