UK real estate brokers are preparing to take advantage of a surge of interest in British property at Cityscape Global this year, with Brexit providing greatly reduced prices for US dollar pegged investors from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Bahrain. Niccolo Barattieri, CEO of Northacre, a UK-based real estate developer, said: “Further to the…

According to Maher Sweid, the managing partner of Dubai-based property developers Sweid & Sweid, infill developments are a growing trend within Dubai’s heavily populated urban areas; signalling the start of a new phase of maturity in the local real estate market. However, as Sweid explains, infill development not only comes with great opportunities, but with…

ASGC, one of the leading construction groups in the UAE, is increasing the deployment of drones and 3D scanning across its project portfolio — two technologies set to revolutionize and streamline the construction process. The inclusion of these highly-advanced solutions into the construction industry comes as part of ASGC’s technology-driven strategy, fronted by newly-appointed Chief…

Reducing a building’s energy consumption and emissions by furthering technological advancements in design, materials and construction techniques are vital to developing Dubai’s future buildings, according to the Head of Region at Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA). Speaking ahead of his presentation at the Cityscape Global Conference in September, Tariq Khayyat, Head of Region – Middle East…

Informa Exhibitions, organizer of the Cityscape real estate events, has signed an agreement with Ramtan Exposition & Conference, organizers of Restatex real estate events in KSA, to jointly organize Restatex Cityscape Riyadh this year, and Restatex Cityscape Jeddah early next year. Leveraging the real estate potential in Riyadh and Jeddah, both shows will be amongst…