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Openshore Property have been selling and managing property in Dubai for almost 10 years. These page shows selected articles from our “Dubai Property News” newsletter mailshots and other articles including Buying Advice over many years.


If you are an existing customer and have purchased a property directly from Openshore  you can click this link, go to the bottom of the page and make a comment about the service you have had-  ”RATE OPENSHORE PROPERTIES AND SERVICE

Click the heading DUBAI PROPERTY NEWS or any of the links on the top left side. This will take you to the Openshore Dubai Property News articles which are by date order.


These are articles written by an Openshore Consultant. The RECENT POSTS are listed in the left menu  (which may sometimes be at the bottom) in date order.


These are comments posted by readers in response to the posts and articles or other comments. There is a form at end of each article that can be completed to add a comment. The comment does not get posted immediately. Please enter your first name and email address (this is not shown).


These are old articles and posts arranged into months by date order. See the menu on the left or at bottom


The posts and articles have been classified into different categories and you can click the relevant category to see all articles of that type.  Some popular categories are :-

Buying Advice

Dubai Rules


Market Trends

New Launches


There may be some comments linked to the articles which you can read and you can make relevant comments yourself.

Readers are welcome to comment and provide feedback. This is not possible on the very old articles  from 2008 to the middle  of 2012 as comments on those are now closed.

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This blog was a separate site previously and was linked to the  sales website recently. Content was transferred to latest version of this website software – WordPress  and images updated  in May 2014.


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