Features

Julian Nabil

  • Egypt’s Dynamite Growth Areas in 2017
    Residential Overview

    Egypt’s Dynamite Growth Areas in 2017

    Sunday, 10th December 2017

    Egypt is generally witnessing increased investments in the real estate sector for it being a safe haven against continuous inflationary pressures, yet some geographical areas experienced growth and demand more than others

  • Demand Still Buoyant Amid Pound Float
    Residential

    Demand Still Buoyant Amid Pound Float

    Monday, 4th December 2017

    Despite the floatation of the Egyptian pound back in November 2016 and its consequences such as significant price hikes across the real estate market, 2017 saw an increased demand. Measuring market demand through studies, Aqarmap concludes that the demand rose to 3,231 points in October from 2,678 points in January; and here is why

  • Sites International Sees Real Estate Sector Flourishing
    Interviews

    Sites International Sees Real Estate Sector Flourishing

    Thursday, 23rd November 2017

    To delve more into Upper Egypt with its distinctive architectural pieces, Invest-Gate interviews Dr. Maher Stino, who together with Dr. Laila El-Masry Stino founded Sites International in 1986. Providing various services from architecture to environmental planning and engineering, among many others, in the US and Egypt, Sites has been awarded a number of renowned projects like New Aswan City and Al Galala City.

  • Will Upper Egypt’s Wheel of Fortune Change?
    Tourism Investment

    Will Upper Egypt’s Wheel of Fortune Change?

    Wednesday, 15th November 2017

    Cities of Upper Egypt have been overlooked for decades as touristic destinations, especially after the 2011 revolution, despite their wealth in well-preserved archeological sites. However, there are a number of public and private initiatives that aim to promote tourism in these less-frequented cities and towns. Invest-Gate looks into tourism across Upper Egypt, highlighting governmental and private efforts to boost tourism

  • A Trip Back to a Royal Arabian Night at Al Moudira of Luxor
    Interviews Tourism

    A Trip Back to a Royal Arabian Night at Al Moudira of Luxor

    Monday, 13th November 2017

    An authentic oriental architectural design that takes its guests back in time to the enchanted Arabian Nights; Al Moudira Hotel in Luxor has managed to gain popularity in a short period of time, attracting worldwide icons like Mick Jagger, Kate Moss, and Christian Louboutin. Aiming to explore the hidden gems of Upper Egypt, General Manager of Al Moudira boutique hotel Zeina Aboukheir sits with Invest-Gate to share her hotel’s success story, highlighting her views on the hospitality sector's current status and challenges

  • Developers and Brokers in the GCC: The Complete Picture
    Brokerage

    Developers and Brokers in the GCC: The Complete Picture

    Sunday, 15th October 2017

    Provided by many qualified real estate brokers in GCC, brokerage in the Gulf region is a service that involves comparative market analysis, facilitation of a purchase or sale as well as managing, exchanging and auctioning property. Some real estate brokers also provide consultation based on a fee along with taking care of the client's’ property exposure too.

  • Sloanes Real Estate KSA Explores Real Estate Brokerage Market in GCC
    Interviews

    Sloanes Real Estate KSA Explores Real Estate Brokerage Market in GCC

    Sunday, 8th October 2017

    Specialized in buying, selling, and renting exceptional homes, Sloanes Real Estate is a boutique agency that managed to be one of the pioneers in the professional GCC real estate brokerage market. Invest- Gate goes behind scenes in real estate brokerage market across the region, mainly United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia. Here is a special interview with Arron Browne, managing director of Sloanes Real Estate KSA, to give us insights on the market’s latest trends and current status.

  • Ökoplan Anticipates Optimistic Future for Architecture Industry
    Interviews

    Ökoplan Anticipates Optimistic Future for Architecture Industry

    Monday, 2nd October 2017

    Initially founded by Tamer El-Khorazaty and Said Sorour in the early 1990s, Ökoplan is a leading engineering consultancy firm that has a long history of successful projects inside and outside Egypt. With the aim of digging more into the design and architecture industry in Egypt, Invest-Gate meets up with Ökoplan Associate Partner and Business Development Manager Rowaida Rashed to explore the company’s business journey from Germany to Egypt.

  • Egypt Undertakes Education Overhaul with Real Estate Industry Players at the Forefront
    Investment

    Egypt Undertakes Education Overhaul with Real Estate Industry Players at the Forefront

    Monday, 25th September 2017

    As the autumn approaches so does the back-to-school season, Invest-Gate eyes real estate market players, from both public and private sectors, channeling their investments and resources to cater to the educational system as part of Egypt’s educational reform plan. Invest-Gate tours the recently established schools and universities across Egypt as well as the many to-be developed and explores how such projects are positively affecting not only the educational system but also the real estate sector.