Glamourous. Modern. Driven. Real. Lavish. Thriving.

These are just a few of the many words to describe Dubai city life. This major hotspot is a mecca of experiences and opportunities which highlights a combination of Emirati heritage and progressive paramount poise.

From old Dubai to vibrant Downtown to the idyllic nature at the Hills – Dubai has a plethora of unique properties designed in various locations unlike no other. It can be challenging choosing the perfect environment with the many options available but nonetheless guarantees safety and security.

There are obviously several factors to consider before choosing your home that must meet your requirements and needs like commute, lifestyle, budget, space and facilities.

Here is a list of the most sought out neighborhoods in Dubai.


The central business district known for its ultramodern commercial and residential towers surpasses along the Dubai Canal waterway. The area is a great alternative to Downtown Dubai catering to the youth and business goer’s demographic. It is an investor’s favorite for promising returns with many properties and projects such as the DAMAC private residences and Marasi Floating Villas. The options are endless from studios to 1-2-3 bedrooms and penthouses to choose one. With Business Bay in the middle of Dubai, commute is easily accessible with the dedicated Business Bay metro station. It is the perfect location surrounding leisure destinations such as Dubai Mall and La Perle and dining options. This makes Business Bay achieve the perfect balance between work and play. 


This popular waterfront location caters to those who enjoy a contemporary lifestyle not to mention the glitzy nightlife. There are so many properties comprising of 1-2-3-4 bedrooms, penthouses and spacious villas offering spectacular views of the harbor such as Studio One tower and Princess tower to name a few.  It is a hotspot for both residents and tourists to enjoy with everything you can imagine offered. The most notable experience is the Dubai Marina Yacht Club and partake in a water related activities. A popular dining option is the Pier 7 offering world class dining options facing the harbor. The area is a popular option amongst many Western expats who move to Dubai for the first time. Dubai Marina has multiple public transports such as Dubai Marina Metro and Tram for easy travel.


A very popular choice for the urban and fast paced lifestyle. Properties in this district provide excellent returns due to its modernity. Opposite Dubai Marina, the neighborhood is a maze filled with residential and commercial properties surrounded by a man-made lake. Here, there are many small families owned and pet friendly businesses that are the talk of the town. Many residents and tourists travel here just for this. There are two dedicated metro stations at the vicinity which is DMCC and Marina to cater the many towers in the area.