Features | Egypt

  • Given the Conditions, Where Can Retirees Find Homes?
    Investment

    Given the Conditions, Where Can Retirees Find Homes?

    Monday, 5th February 2018

    Foreigners can legally purchase property with full “freehold” and “leasehold” rights across many districts in Egypt, Mansoor Ahmed, director of development solution & healthcare at Colliers International notes. With the new investment law, the government grants foreigners the right to buy a property and obtain a temporary residency

  • Mini-Guide: The Booming Home Automation Solutions For Every Home
    Residential Commercial

    Mini-Guide: The Booming Home Automation Solutions For Every Home

    Monday, 5th February 2018

    As part of our house hunt coverage for young families and newly weds, Invest-Gate put a mini-guide to those interested in the booming home solutions technology provided by Owner of Sky Pro Company, USA, Mohamed Aly

  • Retirement Market: Is Egypt On The Map
    Investment

    Retirement Market: Is Egypt On The Map

    Sunday, 4th February 2018

    After a phase of volatility in the Egyptian economy, the real estate market is still attracting inflows as it benefits from the positive aspects of the floatation imposed by the central bank last year. As the market booms, and with 10% of Egypt’s population above the age of 65, the need for retirement homes is hiking, awaiting developers to put together sustainable projects to serve a never-ending demand

  • Foreign Homebuyers: Between Challenges and Benefits
    Investment

    Foreign Homebuyers: Between Challenges and Benefits

    Sunday, 14th January 2018

    From the challenges facing foreign homebuyers to prominent investment opportunities in the real estate market, Invest-Gate explores what holds Egypt back from seizing a larger share in the international market of real estate exports

  • Egypt: The Next Move To Foreign Homebuyers
    Investment

    Egypt: The Next Move To Foreign Homebuyers

    Sunday, 14th January 2018

    Invest-Gate speaks to a number of foreign expats living in Egypt, exploring the reason behind choosing the country as well as obstacles facing foreign homebuyers. “I moved from the UK to Egypt specifically because it is the safest country across Africa,” Samantha Morgan-Lister, a 47-year old doctor, who rents properties in Egypt, says. Egypt’s new legislations on residency permits gives it the chance to compete with other European countries such as Greece, Portugal, and Spain, who have similar pleasant weather year-round. However, Egypt remains at an advantage due to its low housing prices as well as its low living costs

  • Highest Yields Areas in 2017: East, West Cairo Take The Forefront
    Brokerage

    Highest Yields Areas in 2017: East, West Cairo Take The Forefront

    Wednesday, 20th December 2017

    As 2017 is drawing to a close, Invest-Gate surveys a number of brokerage companies and platforms to learn more about the the highest yields areas this year, as well as, the highest yields compounds.

  • La Hacienda, A Modern Dip in the Red Sea
    Interviews

    La Hacienda, A Modern Dip in the Red Sea

    Sunday, 10th December 2017

    An all- year- round- retreat to many local and international visitors, La Hacienda Ras Sudr has been on the mark, attracting all attention to its unique location and natural beauty blended with modernity. Invest-Gate sits with Bahrawi Investment Co. CEO Dr. Samir Bahrawi to share his views on the investment climate in the country, today, and the future of Ras Sudr as Egypt’s, nowadays, popular destination on the rise. Invest-Gate, then, takes its readers on a tour at La Hacienda Ras Sudr with its very own Bahrawi Investment Co. General Manager Sarah Youssef to explore more on the booming destination and what it has to offer.

  • 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

  • SODIC To Land in Abu Dhabi with Nile Property Expo
    Interviews

    SODIC To Land in Abu Dhabi with Nile Property Expo

    Monday, 4th December 2017

    Joining the Nile Property Expo’s worldwide tour taking off this month in Abu Dhabi, Egyptian property developer giant, Sixth October Development and Investment Company “SODIC” is to present its latest projects to the GCC market, following the high
    demand received from Egyptian expats and Arabs alike. SODIC Managing Director Magued Sherif shares his insight on the Egyptian real estate market, tackling opportunities and challenges. SODIC has gained unbeatable recognition in Egypt and the Middle East, presenting modern thinking when it comes to the Egyptian home buying and living culture.