If this email does not display properly, please click here
Issue No 353 - September 12, 2011
BaPDA named member of Menares
Bahrain Property Developers Association (BaPDA), a leading non-profit organisation, was recently named a member of pioneering real estate body Mena Real Estate Society (Menares) in Dubai.
HSBC ropes in JLL as property partner
HSBC has appointed real estate expert Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) as the bank's strategic property partner for the Mena region.
The First Group relocates HQ in Dubai
The First Group, a leading Dubai-based Dubai’s property developer, has moved its headquarters to Tecom business park. more
Qataris ‘close to buying London's W Hotel’
A Qatari sovereign wealth fund is close to buying the W Hotel in central London tourist destination Leicester Square for almost GBP200 million ($318 million), a source close to the sale told Reuters on Thursday. more
Bahrain plans major property forum
Bahrain's real estate investment and housing opportunities as well as future plans and government facilities will be highlighted at an upcoming major forum in Manama. more
Bahrain office rents 'under pressure'
The performance of the office market in Bahrain in the second quarter was similar to the first as the country still struggles with oversupply of office space, according to a report by Global Investment House. more