According to a recent report by real estate consultancy CBRE, Abu Dhabi and Dubai offer one of the best returns on investments in real estate. Abu Dhabi in particular can get investors higher average returns than some global cities like Hong Kong, London and Singapore. Read the full article here.
The increase in mortgage transactions is a very positive sign. It demonstrates more end users are buying, which will help stabilize the market as long-term buyers or investors are displaying confidence to invest in real estate.