His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai announced the launch of permanent residency system for a niche group of 6,800 UAE residents. These include investors in the fields of science, engineering, and art. This is the latest addition to government reforms in the UAE to encourage foreign investments and entrepreneurship opportunities. This is a major milestone for UAE and will have a positive impact on the real estate market. Read the full article here.
SmartCrowd Limited, an award-winning Dubai-based company and MENA’s first financially regulated real estate investments platform (REIP) is disrupting the real estate investment world by making it affordable and transparent for all. The company is regulated by Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), the independent regulator of financial services based in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).