Choosing the right apartment for rent in UAE
The UAE is synonymous with skyscrapers and it’s no wonder that the vast majority of its population chooses to live in apartments. The sheer number of rental apartments available sometimes makes deciding where to live a bit more difficult however being the vibrant, cosmopolitan society that it is, the UAE has loads of apartment options for everyone’s budget and tastes.
There’s a significant amount of flats for rent in the UAE that come furnished or semi furnished which is ideal for anyone looking to rent in the UAE for the short term or looking to avoid spending time and money on kitting out their apartment. Most apartments come unfurnished and tenants have to fit the place out on their own. Landlords are always looking to attract and retain tenants so you’ll easily find some gems which come with full or partial furnishings that make great economic sense.
The lion’s share of apartments for rent in the UAE can be found in Dubai which is the most populous emirate. It’s glittering skyline is world famous and dotted with a plethora of apartment buildings housing flats of every size, styled to every taste and sitting within every budget. Popular areas to find apartments for rent in Dubai include Dubai Marina, JBR and the Palm Jumeirah. Similarly, Jumeirah Lakes Towers and Business Bay are also in demand when it comes to finding an apartment for rent. There’s affordable apartments for rent in places like Al Qusais near the border with Sharjah, more upscale rental apartments in Downtown Dubai and a good mix of quality and price in places like Barsha Heights, Silicon Oasis and International City. Dubai has strict rental laws which govern rental increases so it pays to be aware of them when signing your rental contract.