The Buying Guide for Residential Properties in Dubai
When you are considering residential properties for sale in Dubai, our team will tell you that you will need to check for almost all the things that you will check for if you were renting the property. As a buyer however you will be concerned with them on a much graver level as more often than not you will be looking at leasing this property out. It is common knowledge that the more fancy and up market the place is the more rent it will fetch. You might however not be able to afford the fanciest. Therefore we will be happy to give you a list of properties that fit well within your budget. Once you have these, here’s how you pick:
The location of your apartment plays a big role in the amount of rent that you will get from it. If you are looking at Dubai residential properties for sale in order to turn it into a holiday home then we would suggest that you choose a location that is close to tourist attractions like the beach and shopping areas. If you are buying the property with the intention of renting it out for a long term to expects who are moving to Dubai to work to might want to consider something that is more central, close to offices, schools and other amenities that one would need access to on a day to day basis.
If the residential properties for sale in Dubai that you are considering are apartments, then we would suggest that you consider builders that are reputed. Builders who are reputed might be a bit more expensive that other smaller builders but you can be sure of their quality. Having said this we would still recommend that you check for things like the strength of the construction, space utilization of the apartment, the safety etc.
We would always recommend that you consider Dubai residential properties for sale that have added amenities like a gym, swimming pool, launderette, a super market etc. While these amenities might not cost all that much more in the final price of the apartment, it will make a big difference in your rental income for the sheer fact that your apartment complex will come across as convenient.
The Wet Rooms
Inspecting the wet rooms, i.e. the bathroom and kitchen to check for things like the type and quality of fitting and the quality of water and the pressure of it is also extremely important when you choose residential properties for sale in Dubai. We would recommend that you stay away from places that have issues with water and electricity.