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United Arab Emirates :, Selected Issues

This Selected Issues paper focuses on the real estate market and Expo 2020 in the United Arab Emirates. It discusses the measures that could mitigate risks associated with the real estate cycle and the international experience with real estate booms and hosting large events such as World Expos, Olympic Games, and World Cup tournaments. The paper discusses the recent developments in the segments of the real estate market in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, focusing on changes in sales prices, rents, and supply in the market. It also takes stock of measures the authorities have introduced recently to reduce the potential for speculative pressure in the real estate market
Table Of Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; THE REAL ESTATE MARKET AND EXPO 2020 IN UAE: AVOIDING BUBBLES AND MACRO-INSTABILITY; A. Introduction; B. Recent Developments in the Real Estate Market and Key Policy Measures; FIGURES; 1. Price-to-Income Ratios; 2. Price-to-Rent Ratios; 3. UAE Projets' Value; 4. Residential Real Estate Price Index; C. The Expo 2020 in Dubai: Impact and Key Lessons; 5. Dubai Real GDP Growth; 6. Dubai Government Capital Spending; D. Conclusions; APPENDICES; 1. Recent Developments in the UAE's Real Estate; 2. Containing real estate booms: the case of Hong Kong; APPENDIX TABLES
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non fiction
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1 online resource (53 p.)
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