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Damac Properties announced new contract awards worth US$64 million to two contractors for projects within its Lagoons Master Community project.
Hills & Fort Construction was awarded a contract for the community roads and infrastructure works at the Malta and Venice clusters. Ancient Builders Construction was awarded the main works package for 61 villas at the Portofino cluster.
Samana Developers announced the launch of its latest project – the Samana Skyros residential project in Dubai’s Arjan area valued at US$ 139 Mn.
The ground plus 17-story mid-luxury project will have over 567,000 square feet of total built-up area for 441 apartments that include studios, one, and two-bedroom units with private pools. The development will also include retail spaces, a health club, a rooftop basketball court, a lounge, a cinema, and other facilities.
Danube Properties launched Elitz 2 at the Jumeirah Village Circle, with a development value exceeding $245 million.
Elitz 2 will comprise 750 residential units, including studio apartments, and 1, 2, and 3-bedroom apartments. The project is scheduled to be completed in the third quarter of 2026.
RAK Properties and Dubai-based Ellington Properties have signed an agreement to develop a residential beachfront project on Hayat Island in Mina Al Arab, Ras Al Khaimah.
The deal marks the Dubai-based developer’s entry into the Northern RAK emirate. The new project forms part of RAK Properties’ master plan for Hayat Island alongside Angel Bay, an outdoor leisure destination, housing clubs, restaurants, and entertainment facilities.
Al Zorah Development Company, a joint venture between the Government of Ajman and Solidere International the master developer of Al Zorah City, has announced the launch of its newest luxury beachfront project ‘Beach Hills Villas’ featuring four-bedroom units that offer the best of beachside living.
DAMAC has announced the launch of its exclusive seafront living development – Skycrest Collection – featuring ultra-luxurious apartments designed by Italian fashion house Cavalli. The launch of this three-tower property follows the successful launch of DAMAC Bay and DAMAC Bay 2 by Cavalli.
Located in the heart of Dubai Harbour, this carefully crafted collection will span multiple floors, taking advantage of the spectacular views of the harbour and beyond.