Category: Real Estate

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Economies of scale

Renaissance Village Duqm which will be fully operational in April, 2017 can provide quality accommodation at affordable rates for close to 17,000 workforce at Duqm free zone. Muhammed Nafie reports Oman will be setting a new standard in providing quality workforce accommodation when Renaissance Village Duqm, an iconic 17,000-bed facility to accommodate people working for […]

300 Omanis to get training in real estate brokerage 

Around 300 Omanis in the real estate sector will be trained following an MoU signed by Oman Real Estate Association (ORA) and Petroleum Development Oman (PDO). Hasan Juma Al Lawati, vice chairman of ORA and Raoul Restuccim, managing director of PDO, signed the MoU recently. The training courses will also include Omani searching for jobs in […]

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Realty Pays

The Sultanate’s property sales market appears least affected by market sentiment and offers good investment opportunities for domestic and foreign buyers. Oommen John P reports on the investment opportunities in Oman’s real estate sector Real estate has over the years become an attractive investment option and a common investment vehicle. It still gives better returns […]

Real estate transactions in Oman drop to OMR 922 million

The Real estate transactions in the Sultanate collapsed 30.3% year-on-year in the first quarter of the current year, with the total traded value of properties standing at RO 922.1 million as against RO 1.32 billion recorded last year, according to the latest report issued by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).

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Omran announces ‘Oman Marketing Inc’ initiative

To increase levels of collaboration within the real-estate & tourism sectors, the Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) has announced the ‘Oman Marketing Inc’ initiative that will act as a Think Tank to bring together Oman’s marketing and communication professionals and executives operating within the real-estate & tourism sectors in order to explore ideas and means of improving and consolidating the current marketing efforts across the Sultanate.