The 10 Most Anticipated Real Estate Projects in Dubai

The 10 Most Anticipated Real Estate Projects in Dubai

Dubai is the largest city in the UAE, with a booming real estate market, the hallmark of which is remarkable megaprojects. The whole world is following the development and success of Dubai's construction sector.

New buildings in Dubai rival world-famous landmarks in beauty and scale. In this article, we will discuss the 10 most anticipated projects on the market.


1. Burj Jumeirah

Burj Jumeirah is a new off-plan megaproject, situated next to the Burj Al Arab Hotel. This magnificent skyscraper will reach a height of 550 meters.

The design of the Burj Jumeirah is inspired by the dunes of the Arabian desert and flowing oases, giving it a majestic but refined appearance. This high-rise building will have several viewing platforms for contemplating the amazing landscapes of Dubai.

The project is being developed by Dubai Holding. The completion date is scheduled for 2023.

2. District 2020

Dubai was the venue of the world’s largest and most anticipated Expo 2020! After the exhibition, a decision was made to transform the area of pavilions into something new, and the idea of District-2020 was born. Today, it is rapidly turning into an iconic multifunctional community in Dubai. The megaproject is designed to support the UAE's plans to create a sustainable economy and continuous economic growth in the country.

There will be a third metro line in the area, which will increase the accessibility of District 2020 and make it even more popular and livelier.

The 10 Most Anticipated Real Estate Projects in Dubai

3. One Za’abeel

One Za'abeel is one of the world’s most impressive architectural projects.

The building consists of two interconnected towers with the longest-ever Linx cantilever bridge. The skyscrapers will have residential apartments, a luxury hotel, shops, and a magnificent observation deck.

The 228-meter-long panoramic space at a 100-meter height will include bars, restaurants, a gym, a spa center, a spacious terrace, and much more. This project offers premium real estate in Dubai.

Construction began in 2017 and will be completed in the 4th quarter of 2023.

4. Meydan One

Meydan One is a long-awaited multifunctional project that will include residential and commercial real estate, public infrastructure, and entertainment venues, meeting the highest standards.

The complex will include the Meydan One Tower. In addition, there will be a shopping center Meydan One Mall, housing the world's longest ski slope. Residents and guests of the project will enjoy the world’s largest dancing fountain, which boasts a height of 380 meters.

The project includes the following main constructions:

  • Meydan One Tower;
  • Meydan One Mall;
  • a dancing fountain;
  • Winter Village (a ski slope);
  • a medical center;
  • Crystal lagoon;
  • Marin view lounge;
  • hypermarkets.

The 10 Most Anticipated Real Estate Projects in Dubai

5. Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences

Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences is an impressive new resort in the Palm Jumeirah archipelago. The hotel impresses with its architecture and attractive design. The resort offers its visitors world-class services and amenities.

It will feature 90 swimming pools, including a luxurious infinity pool on the roof of the building, as well as the best restaurants offering international cuisine.

6. Deira Islands

Deira Islands (now renamed Dubai Islands) are four undeveloped artificial islands off the coast of Deira with more than 20 km of beaches. The project was originally planned to complement the Palm Jumeirah archipelago. In October 2013, Nakheel renamed the project the Deira Islands. In December 2016, a bridge connecting the mainland with the islands was opened.

When completed, the Deira Islands will become one of the most sought-after destinations to live and relax for many Dubai residents and foreign tourists. This place will combine hotels, residential complexes, shopping centers, and many other interesting and significant locations.

7. Dubai Creek Tower

Dubai Creek Tower will become the world’s tallest tower, surpassing the famous Burj Khalifa skyscraper. Emaar Properties, Dubai's largest construction company, is engaged in the construction of the Dubai Creek Tower.

This architectural masterpiece will be located in the heart of Dubai Creek Harbor. The harbor is one of the emirate’s most famous and attractive tourist destinations.

The 10 Most Anticipated Real Estate Projects in Dubai

8. Mall of the World

When completed, Mall of the World will become the world’s largest shopping mall. It will include shops, the world's largest indoor theme park, a pedestrian street, a hotel, wellness areas, and much more.

The feature that will emphasize the uniqueness of the Mall of the World will be the sliding glass roof, which can be closed and opened, depending on the weather. This will allow visitors to enjoy the sunshine in winter and avoid humidity and hot air in summer.

Dubai Holding is responsible for developing and implementing the project.

9. The Heart of Europe

"The Heart of Europe" is another off-plan megaproject in Dubai. It depicts a new concept, where the developer "brings Europe to the heart of the Persian Gulf." Construction is underway on six key islands. The design of each sub-community is inspired by a specific European country and will reflect its culture and historical heritage. As part of the project, the islands will have luxury hotels, residential complexes, restaurants, and much more.

The architecture of each island sub-community is well-thought-out and offers the latest technologies. The first stage of construction is completed. The final date of the project's commissioning is unknown.

10. Marsa Al Arab

Marsa Al Arab is a promising tourist destination in Dubai. The project is being built on two artificial islands on both sides of the Burj Al Arab Hotel. There will be theme parks, boutique hotels, and entertainment venues. The community will include luxury residential villas and elaborate leisure infrastructure.

The first island will become an exclusive luxury resort and the second will be dedicated to entertainment and family tourism.

Are you planning to buy an apartment in Dubai? Contact the Emirates.Real estate specialists, who are waiting to advise you on the purchase of real estate, and will point out interesting projects, prepare documents, and help you conclude a secure transaction in the shortest possible time!

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