Real Estate & Construction
Emaar-IGO has started to hand over office units in its Eighth Gate development in Yaafour. By next September the first companies are expected to relocate in what is the largest real estate project currently under development in and around Damascus. The...
Rental and sales prices for office space in central Damascus increased significantly in 2009, before levelling out in the first quarter of this year, according to a recent survey.
The Kuwait Syrian Holding is to start works on a new USD 90 million real estate development in Yaafour, its CEO said.
Trans Mall, a new 45,000sqm commercial mall located in Homs will open its doors next June.
The Syrian Investment and Development Corporation (SIDC), a newly-established company, has announced the launch of several real estate and hospitality projects worth some USD 3 billion in Syria. The Syria Report has talked with Hicham Al-Eitouni, Advi...
Gulf Finance House, an Islamic investment bank based in Bahrain, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Syrian Investment Authority to invest in a number of projects in Syria.
Salam Mall, a new upscale commercial development located near the Damascus International Fairgrounds, should open its doors next August.
The management of the Adra Cement plant, a state-owned company, will be taken over by the Altoun Group, a local firm owned by the Altoun family.
A Presidential decree has established a Mortgage Finance Supervisory Authority (MFSA), a step that should help ease access to finance and increase demand in the real estate sector.
A new commercial centre, Doha Mall, will be opening next year, offering new retail space to the Damascus area.
Shopping malls are opening throughout Syria and changing consumers’ habits. Ammar Sabbagh, vice-chairman of the Syrian-Jordanian Company for Tourism and Real Estate Investment, which runs Shahba Mall in Aleppo, talks to The Syria Report on the si...
The real estate sector has been among the fastest growing sectors in the last few years in Syria. How is demand faring and how has the global downturn impacted the industry? Riad Kahale, CEO of Urban Development Group, talks to The Syria Report.
Akar Development has appointed Cracknell Landscape Architects to plan the green area of Cordoba Hills project.
A new shopping mall and an office building located south of Damascus have begun sales operations of their units.
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