Mohammed Bin Zayed City is not a freehold area, which means that only Emiratis and residents of other GCC countries, including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman, have the right to obtain a property here.
Those wanting a spacious apartment in a high-rise building with breathtaking views might be interested in other areas including Saadiyat Island, Yas Island and Al Reem Island
, as you will not find any skyscrapers in Mohammed Bin Zayed City. The area offers a great number of villas and townhouses, ideal for those wishing for comfort and peace. Among the most popular communities in the area are:
- Mohammed Bin Zayed Centre is a sub-community located in the heart of the area where anyone can find a suitable unit corresponding to their needs. An eight-bedroom villa with an area of 7,500 sq. ft will cost AED 260,000 (USD 71,000) per year, while the price of renting a three-bedroom villa with an area of 3,500 sq. ft is AED 105,000 (USD 29,000).
- Zone 22 is another popular sub-community of Mohammed Bin Zayed City which is located near the southern part of the area, close to E11 and E22 roads. Potential tenants can find a range of educational institutions and shopping options here. It will cost AED 110,000 (USD 30,000) per year to rent a four-bedroom villa with an area of 4,500 sq. ft in Zone 22.
- Zone 12 is one of the quietest sub-communities in the area, where several mosques are located. Renting a four-bedroom villa with an area of 5,600 sq. ft will cost AED 120,000 (USD 32,700) per year. However, it’s also possible to find a smaller unit. For example, a one-bedroom apartment with an area of 300 sq. ft in a two-storey building will cost AED 25,000 (USD 6,800) annually.
If you are interested in obtaining a property in Mohammed Bin Zayed City, the price of a two-bedroom villa with an area of 1,884 sq. ft is AED 620,000 (USD 169,000), while a seven-bedroom with an area of 8,677 sq. ft cost AED 9,000,000 (USD 2,450,000).