Bur Dubai property
Dubai’s original financial centre, Bur Dubai is also thriving residential district.
The Dubai World Trade Centre located close to Bur Dubai is one of the world’s
busiest and popular meeting and convention centers. Located on the western
side of the Dubai Creek, Bur Dubai is also home to numerous mosques and
Dubai’s only Hindu temple.
As Bur Dubai is a not a designated free zone, one can only rent property in the
district. There are numerous Bur Dubai apartments and villas for rent and
several high-rise residential complexes offering state-of-the-art amenities
such as rooftop swimming pools, tennis courts, equipped gymnasiums and
jacuzzis. Most Bur Dubai villas and apartments are reasonably priced in
comparison with communities such as Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach
Residence. Perfectly positioned in close proximity to the International Airport,
Bur Dubai rentals are modern accommodations perfect for long and short-
term stays and corporate travelers.
Bur Dubai consists mostly of old and new mid-size apartment blocks offering
spacious interiors. Parking can be an issue so check with the building
management before you decide to rent. From studios to large terraced
apartments, there’s a lot to choose from. Rents in newer buildings can be
expensive. However accommodations in older buildings are quite affordable.
For example, a two-bedroom Bur Dubai apartment in a new building could
cost you AED 110 - 120,000 a year while a one-bedroom apartment in an
older building will only cost around AED 50 - 55,000 and a two bedroom
around AED 80,000.
If you’re looking for Bur Dubai rentals, you can expect to find a wonderful
selection of self-catering Bur Dubai apartments and villas for short stays and
the longer monthly rentals for great prices. Oud Metha and Umm Hurair offer
numerous Bur Dubai properties for rent and are close to shops and highways,
ensuring the apartments here are in high demand. Here, you can experience
modern and economy style Dubai properties, refreshingly contemporary
spaces, exceptional dining services, expansive lobbies and stylish
refurbishments; whether you are a business or leisure traveler, you can enjoy
exclusive comforts and privacy. Save on hotel room rates, relax longer and
enjoy your stay in Dubai. Another great advantage of opting for Bur Dubai
rentals is the proximity to exclusive shopping malls, the textile and electronic
market, the metro stations and restaurants that range from affordable to
As new developments such as Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence
continue to be built in Dubai and prove to be popular places to live, Bur Dubai
still remains a much favoured residential destination. The location is central
making it easy to find a cab, shopping and dining options abundant and
accommodation on offer for low and high budgets is plenty.
The traditional heart of the city, Bur Dubai rentals registered a very minor
decline in prices during the recession. Upscale areas to live in Bur Dubai
include Al Mankhool and Al Hamriya, close to Bur Juman Mall.