Properties for Sale in Downtown Dubai
Emaar’s flagship mega-development, Downtown Dubai occupies two of the most prestigious square kilometres in Dubai. Flanked on either side by Sheikh Zayed Road and Financial Centre Road, this dynamic city hub has catalysed the economy & cemented Dubai’s reputation as a true global icon
Has a metropolis, Dubai consists of several districts each of which is oriented towards something. Downtown Dubai serves not only as a business centre due to the global companies offices situated there but also as a touristic centre with main landmarks such as Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall.
In 1997 Dubai government allotted a land plot of 2 500 sqm for the construction of residential + retail complexes under the guidance of the largest UAE’s developer Emaar Properties.
This district has a rectangle shape with Sheikh Zayed Road situated along. Al Wasl, Business Bay, Zabeel and Trade Centre districts are situated nearby. The road to International Dubai Airport would take approximately 15 minutes via Sheikh Zayed Road or via Al Khail Road on public transport.
Downtown Dubai is the centre of the city with extensive infrastructure. Besides huge number of boutiques, beauty salons, restaurants and entertainment centres for the tourists there are also medical centres, kindergartens, schools, banks and supermarkets situated in the walking distance.
The nearest beaches to the district are Jumeirah Beach and free public Open Beach. They can be reached in 15-20 minutes by car or in 50 minutes by public transport.
to The Dubai Mall
to Dubai Marina
to DXB Airport
to DWC Airport
The construction of the district began in 1998 but there are still new residential complexes being built. The housing project made by Emaar Properties developer is estimated by $20Bn.
Approximately 30 000 real estate units are listed for sale. There are both luxurious apartments with the panoramic view of Burj Khalifa in the skyscrapers and the apartments in the low-rise residential complex Old Town designed in Arabic style and surrounded by lush gardens.
By 2022 the construction of 78-floor skyscraper Emaar Grande by Emaar Properties developer in Downtown Dubai district will be finished. The starting price on this project is AED 2,275,888.
The central location of Downtown Dubai with the walking distance to urban infrastructure and entertainment arouses interest of the foreign investors. Furthermore, you can buy the real estate unit there in freehold.
The number of tourists grows every year which guarantees profit for the investors because even on the short-term rent in small apartments you can earn more than 10%.
There are main historical and architectural sightseeing spots situated in Downtown Dubai district. They attract millions of tourists from all over the world coming there to enjoy the hot climate and to get to know the local color.
Stalagmite alike skyscraper tower with 828 metres high became the tallest building in the world. The total area is 31 hectares.
The lower part is 585 metres high with the floors where offices and residential apartments are situated.
The upper part is the metal spire with 243 metres high. The project development and the construction were held by Emaar Properties.
Burj Khalifa sparks interest among the city visitors because of the observation platform “At the Top” situated on 148 floor – on 555 metres high – and the exclusive fine dining restaurant situated on 122 floor.
Dubai Fountain. The centre of Downtown Dubai district is occupied by artificial lake Burj Khalifa with the total area of 12 hectares.
The main feature of this spot is dancing and singing fountains.
Since 2009 the tourists can watch the magnificent free show embodied with the help of 6 000 light sources and approximately 100 different multicolored search-lights.
The fountain`s water streams arise up to 152 meters in accompany of classical and Arabic music. The total amount of the water lifted into the air is 83 000 liters.