Downtown Dubai is one the most prestigious and expensive districts developed by Emaar Properties and is located in the heart of the City. Burj Khalifa, also known as the world’s tallest building is the centre point of the downtown community developed by Emaar. It is said to be the liveliest area in this emirate. To gain a wide attraction appeal from its visitors it has an added benefit of having Dubai Mall, which is the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, followed by the Dubai fountain, which is the world’s tallest performing fountain, with fine dining options and shopping points such as Souk Al Bahar. Downtown possesses several commercial, residential, rental and entertainment outlets. The neighborhood occupies almost 45 million square feet, with 30,000 residential units with open green space, lakes and other facilities such as the Dubai Metro to connect you around.
The Downtown community consists of the best apartments in town, these include: Boulevard Central Tower, South Ridge, Burj Khalifa, The Residence, Down Town Dubai, The Lofts, Armani residences and many more. Boulevard Central Tower is a new elegantly designed project in Downtown Dubai, consisting of high-rise fully furnished apartments with a close view of Burj Khalifa and is just a few steps away from cafes, stores and lively street life. The residents of Boulevard Central can enjoy a wide range of comfort such as closed car park, outdoor pool, health and fitness amenities and children’s play area. A 2-bedroom apartment at this elegant tower over an area of 1456 sqft commands a rent of AED 180,000/year.
South Ridge is a desirable six storey residential complex in Downtown Dubai. It consists of 1 to 4 bedroom apartments and penthouses as well as other facilities such as access to the swimming pool, children’s play area, full equipped gym, 2 squash counts, 1 badminton court and a golf trainer. Residents of South Ridge also have easy access to world class cordiality and leisure facilities that include; Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, The Palace Downtown and Vida Downtown Dubai. A 2-bedroom apartment of 1622 sqft rents at AED 190,000/year.
The Address Downtown Hotel is a luxurious five start hotel with stylish rooms and modern outlets for those who wish to go have a cup of coffee, exciting brunch deals and late night venues. The rooms at The Address are spacious and cater to the international travel market. The rent of a luxury 1 bedroom apartment with an area of 763 sqft is a whopping AED 225,000/year.
Burj Khalifa, also known as the world’s tallest building and the center piece of the Downtown Burj Dubai Development, offers splendid residences at the highest rental rates in Dubai, with excellent facilities to keep up the name. It has over 200 floors, with the highest observation deck in the world on the 124th floor. It is a mixture of business and residential area and is located near the metro stations of Dubai International Financial Centre and Business Bay, making it easy for its residents to travel around and explore.
The Residence, Down Town Dubai is a striking tower, exuding a fashionable downtown appeal with the city at its feet and the Burj Khalifa view. The facilities provided for the residents included: 2 swimming pools with a steam room, 2 squash courts, 2 modern gymnasiums, mini theater, children’s play area which is indoors and outdoors as well, meeting points, a library and a business center.
The Lofts is a stylishly designed apartment complex that comprises three towers with studios, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. The residents of The Lofts get to enjoy spacious living right in the heart of the city with exclusive benefits including leisure deck, an open-air swimming pool, private courtyard and neatly maintained gardens. The rent for a 1491 sqft, 2-bedroom apartment in the Lofts is around AED 170,000/year.
Last but not the least is The Armani Residence, exclusively designed with an elegant approach and unique lifestyle catered to its residents. The apartments designed by the one and only Giorgio Armani, impart a sense of elegance to the quality of living. A rough estimate of the rent for a 2-bedroom apartment with 1 bathroom and an area of 1088 sqft is AED 250,000/year.