Our Top Five trending places to buy upscale homes in Dubai

  • March 13, 2018

The ever bustling city of Dubai is booming with real estate construction of residential projects. The working population of Dubai and real estate investors worldwide are spoilt for choices. With so many theme-based community-living projects in the offer, luxury living is getting closer than you think. The who’s who of the east and the west all come together to invest in Dubai. This week, we looked at the top 5 trending places that you will find exciting to invest in Dubai!


Mira townhouses in Reem are ideal for families seeking a relaxed environment, away from the bustle of the city. Residents of Mira will be part of an exotic neighbourhood that features an exclusive desert botanical park, camping facilities, sand surfing and camel riding trails, go karting track, dune buggies, rock climbing wall, and a skate park.

Each Mira townhouse offers ample privacy and assures a relaxed lifestyle ambience. The homes promote an active outdoor lifestyle with dedicated cycle paths and walkways that lead to the local schools, mosques, and retail plazas. All Mira homes have spacious balconies, modern fittings and fixtures, driveways, and courtyards. Adding to the leisure choices of residents, Reem is in close proximity to the Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club, and Global Village.

The locality of Reem Community has strategically established just ahead of the Sheikh Zayed Road, one of the active streets of Dubai; and at the crossings of Dubai Bypass Road and Al Qudra. It also has a comfortable access to Abu Dhabi in the west and Sharjah and the North Emirates to the east.

Arabian Ranches

The Arabian Ranches is fully empowered with state-of-the-art facilities including standard medical and educational institutions, retail stores, exquisite restaurants and vibrant cafes, set in a desert territory of 1650 acres. What makes Arabian Ranches a feasible and convenient spot is it’s reachability to the other parts of the city and popular places. Conveniently located on the Sheik Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, this is also the connecting link between Abu Dhabi, Mall of the Emirates and Emirates Road. Dubai Internet City Metro Station is the metro station that connects this locale with the rest of Dubai at a distance of 17.1 km. Frequent flyers can reach Dubai Airport in 25 minutes.

The nearest bus station is at Retail Centre at a 10 min walk. Roadways are the best way for transport around the Arabian Ranches, allowing you to enjoy traffic-free rides from any of your luxury real estate Dubai alternatives. This desert themed community has many iconic buildings and recreational facilities in and around the community area. To top it all, Burj Khalifa, the globally renowned skyscraper is located at a distance of 27 km offering the best of office accommodations along with a viewing deck overseeing the 11 hectare patch of lush greenery.

Palm Jumeirah Villas

Located just off the coast of Jumeirah, The Palm Jumeirah has 220 kilometres of additional beach front for spectacular views of the Arabian Sea and is a landmark in engineering, luxury residences, and leisure and retail facilities. This man-made island provides an elegantly stylized homage to Dubai’s desert-like environment, and is today one of the most luxurious residential and leisure destinations in the Emirates.

There are a number of ways you can get to Palm Jumeirah. Situated at the base of the Palm, The Palm Gateway Monorail Station offers the closest connectivity for commute; just 4.1 km from Palm Jumeirah, taking you along the trunk till the top of the crescent. It is linked to the Dubai Tram system at Dubai Marina which allows easy access to the Dubai Metro. Dubai Internet City Metro Station is at a distance of 9 km. Sheik Zayed Road links to the rest of Dubai, Abu Dhabi with Dubai International Airport at a distance of 32.5 km.

At The Palm, you can have the privilege of owning a private swimming pool with your very own property in Palm Jumeirah, or even a private beach.  This affluent island is predominantly inhabited by high-standard shoreline apartments, townhouses with views of the fantastic man-made beaches, and signature garden villas, offering a host of amenities to residents.

Emirates Hills

Emirates Hills is a gated community located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It has been named after Beverly Hills. Emirates Hills is largely home to the expatriate community of Dubai, as it consists of the first freehold properties to be sold in the city. The project was classified as freehold and open to anyone to purchase. The majority of owners hail from the Indian subcontinent, Iran and Europe.

Emirates Hills properties look out over the fairways of the Montgomerie, an 18-hole Championship Golf Course created by architect Desmond Muirhead and seven-time European Order of Merit winner Colin Montgomerie.


Hattan in The Lakes are set amidst placid lakes and are in easy access of two world-class golf courses, The Montgomerie Dubai and Emirates Golf Club. The fully established community is home to over 600 two to five bedroom villas in 12 types, ranging in size from 2,100 to 3,100 sq ft. The neighbourhood also boasts a community centre, bicycle paths, and 24-hour security and maintenance.

Residents also have access to The Lakes Club, a 30,000 sq ft community centre, which includes a swimming pool, gymnasium, convenience store, restaurant facilities, aerobic studio, a daycare centre as well as volleyball, squash, and tennis courts.

Conveniently located near Dubai Marina, Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City, and Knowledge Village, as well as several established neighbourhoods such as The Springs, The Meadows and Emirates Hills, among other, The Lakes appeals to families and professionals, offering all the comforts and security of living in an exemplary gated community that promotes a healthy, outdoor lifestyle.

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