The emirate of Ajman is a fast growing place to live situated just to the north of Sharjah. Being the UAE’s smallest emirate, it certainly isn’t short of excellent housing options and there’s an ever growing variety to suit all budgets and styles.
The bulk of Ajman’s available properties come by way of rental apartments and a small but growing selection of villas for rent. Ajman is a highly attractive option to rent a flat or villa because it makes tremendous economic sense. Considering the yearly rents of studios 1 and 2 bedroom flats elsewhere in the country, Ajman is very affordable. In fact in some cases, you may find that you could rent avilla in Ajman for the price you'd pay torent a studio apartment in Dubai! Such villas are found in Ajman Uptown predominantly with Ajman Downtown offering some as well. If you’d like to live close to Ajman’s coast to enjoy the sea views, then you could rent a villa in Al Rumaila and Musheiref. Al Zahraa is where you can find large villas for rent in Ajman. These villas are great for larger families but they’re so comfy that anyone could make it their home.
For small families, young professionals and couples looking to rent an apartment in Ajman, try areas like Ajman Downtown, Emirates City and Garden City. Ajman doesn’t quite have the towering skyline of other cities but for apartments higher up in a building, there’s bound to be some wonderful city and ocean views to enjoy.
Due to its proximity to much larger economic centres of the UAE, more and more expats are choosing rent in Ajman whilst commuting across the country for work. The UAE’s well developed road infrastructure mean getting around the country is a breeze and since Sharjah is quite literally down the road, you’re never too far from the action. Sharjah itself has plenty of great shopping and dining options so you’re within a stone’s throw of everything. Ajman has few malls worth checking out including the iconic Ajman China Mall for all things made in China! The Ajman Corniche is also a top spot to visit for a casual stroll along the water.
To add to the obvious cost saving of renting a property in Ajman, rental increases are only allowed after a 3 year period and not a day earlier. In cases where a dispute arises between landlord and tenant and they are unable to resolve it, Ajman has a disputes committee that can help mediate. It makes the rental experience in Ajman that bit sweeter. Anyone who wishes to make considerable savings on rent should make a trip to Ajman and see what the emirate has to offer - you may be pleasantly surprised by what you will find.