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Why is Dubai Booming Again – 3 Reasons

3 Reasons Why Dubai is BOOMING

The property market in Dubai has now entered an aggressive growth phase with prices rising every month. The underlying causes for this can be summarized as being due to 3 main reasons:-

-Dubai Population Growth

-Big Increase in Tourism

-Return in Confidence

These 3 reasons are explored further:-

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Dubai Population to Increase 50% within 4 Years

Out of the current 7.1 million population of the UAE,  Dubai account for about 30% (2.1 million) and is the largest Emirate by population. Although Abu Dhabi is physically much larger, it accounts for only about 25% of the UAE population. The remaining 5 Emirates account for the rest of the population.

Over 80% of the population of the UAE is non-Emirati – ie. From overseas and this figure is set to become almost 85% as most of the growth is due to immigration from other countries. Thus less than 15% of the people in the UAE will be the local Arabs (Emiratis).

The biggest future forecast growth is within Dubai where the population will increase by 50% within 4 years and will DOUBLE within 7 years.

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