“Afridi & Angell have a very qualified team who are well versed with the local laws and provide correct advice to their clients. They are very prompt and efficient and always well researched.” - Legal 500 EMEA

Commercial real estate in the United Arab Emirates: overview

Thomson Reuters

By Shahram Safai, Elizabeth Brachaniec (former Afridi & Angell Associate)

The Q&A gives a high level overview of the corporate real estate market; real estate investment structures, including REITs; title; tenure; sale of real estate; liability; due diligence; warranties; real estate tax, including
VAT and stamp duty/transfer tax; climate change targets; restrictions on foreign ownership; real estate finance; commercial leases; and planning law.


This Q&A is part of the global guide to corporate real estate law.

Download Publication As PDF