AKOYA Oxygen by Damac Properties is the most popular community to buy off-plan property in Dubai. This community bills itself as an idyllic retreat set within the fast-paced city of Dubai. This self-sufficient community has its own well-planned road network, with plenty of convenient amenities including special pathways for bicycles. AKOYA Oxygen also has its own lifestyle, retail and recreational spaces, along with cafes and restaurants to satisfy every taste bud.  AKOYA Oxygen is it's committed to greenery and this is one of the key elements of Akoya Oxygen. The development prides itself on its verdant landscapes, filled with trees and flowers to really make you feel like you’re a world away from the skyscrapers in other parts of the city. AKOYA Oxygen is known for having the best off-plan villas for sale in Dubai. Environmentally-conscious investors can rest easy as the villas in AKOYA Oxygen have been built using energy-efficient materials and processes – it’s all about nature here!

Some off-plan villas in AKOYA Oxygen that are catching the eyes of investors include Sahara Villas, Aurum Villas and Casablanca Boutique Villas.  Here you can find stunning 3 and 4-bedroom villas for which the prices start from 1.1M. 


Another entry on the list of most hotly anticipated communities when it comes to buying off-plan property in Dubai, Mohammed Bin Rashid City has an impressive array of contemporary apartments as well as upscale villas. It’s also being known as the ‘New Downtown of Dubai’, due to its state of the art architecture and international standard of residential, lifestyle, retail and recreational facilities on offer. A stunning development, MBR City is made up of several smaller neighbourhoods that have some of the city’s best developers behind them – such as Emaar, Meydan Sobha and Azizi to name a few. Investors looking to buy off-plan in Dubai are already showing great interest in the project, with many of the MBR City properties already having sold out. Thanks to this diverse range of developers, investors can find studios to massive 8-bed villas on offer here, at prices to suit different budgets. In 2019, the villas for sale in District One had the highest interest from investors looking to buy luxury off-plan houses in Dubai; with prices starting at AED 7M.


In just a few years, Jumeirah Village Circle or JVC is perfectly poised to become one of the city’s most sought-after destinations, with an affordable price tag and state of the art amenities. Although many units are currently available, there are also several off-plan projects in the community. The community will feature The Circle Mall with international retail brands, restaurants, cafes, a rooftop clubhouse, a cinema and more. Soon to follow are several hotels, bringing with them licensed food and beverage outlets, that will add to the appeal of the area. Formed as a spectacular city-within-a-city, bursting with lifestyle and recreational centres, JVC is one of the best places with off-plan apartments in Dubai. Investors can choose between a variety of units, including studio, 1, 2, 3 and 4-bedroom apartments in JVC. Apart from the many public amenities that are on offer in JVC, residents’ get additional benefits depending on the units they choose such as maid’s rooms, shared swimming pools, parks and more. JVC offers some eye-catching off-plan property in Dubai like Bloom Heights, Belgravia Heights, and Crystal Residences with high-class amenities. 


Dubai South is one of the most ambitious Dubai off-plan projects in the real estate market. It is the actualized vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Dubai South is divided into 6 major districts namely, Residential district, Logistics district, Aviation district, Humanitarian district, Golf district (Emaar South) and the Exhibition district (EXPO 2020 Site). These 6 districts surround the new Al Maktoum International Airport which will become the world’s largest airport. This master-planned project is a fully integrated city in itself, with both commercial and residential properties that are accompanied by world-class amenities. Since this is one of the new residential areas close to the EXPO 2020 site, investors can expect the ROI for the off-plan properties in Dubai South to go up in the near future. It will be connected by the new metro line Route 2020 making it accessible to the other parts of the city. It is also a free zone area catering to entrepreneurs looking to move to Dubai. For investors looking to buy off-plan properties in Dubai South, Emaar South is a great choice as it offers some of the best off-plan apartments for sale in Dubai. 


Next on our list of areas with the best Dubai off-plan properties is the iconic island development of Palm Jumeirah. Described as a man-made paradise, this island development is known for its luxurious properties for sale and rent. Palm Jumeirah is a defining icon on Dubai’s map. Built-in the shape of a palm tree, this island serves high-earning professionals and large families who are looking at luxurious beachfront properties, with stunning sea views. Palm Jumeirah is home to some of the most spectacular leisure options making it a popular destination with tourists. You can find amazing hotels in Palm Jumeirah that offer luxury leisure amenities. And there is a long list of Palm Jumeirah restaurants that you can dine at. You can also find plenty of bars in Palm Jumeirah offering a vibrant nightlife scene. It is also a self-sufficient community, as public transportation in Palm Jumeirah connects the enter island and there are many other world-class amenities making it a hit with residents. Palm Jumeirah has a lot to offer its residents. To know more about what it’s like living in this prestigious island development in Dubai, read up on the pros and cons of living in Palm Jumeirah. 


One of Dubai’s most iconic addresses, Downtown Dubai has long been known for its apartments with spectacular views of the Burj Khalifa or the Dubai Fountains. Master-planned by Emaar, this neighbourhood is one that is instantly recognizable to people all over the world, so it’s no surprise that developers are taking advantage of this and the area is hit with those looking to buy property in Dubai. It is known to be one of the most popular places with off-plan apartments in Dubai.

The pace of construction of apartments in Downtown Dubai shows no sign of stopping. Burj Royale is one such upcoming tower seeing a spike in interest from investors. Downtown Dubai offers a complete community experience despite being a tourist hotspot. Some iconic projects in Downtown Dubai include Address Sky ViewBellevue Tower 1Burj RoyaleDowntown Views II Tower 3 and many more.  


Comprising of high-rise buildings that host both residential apartments and commercial properties, JLT is one of the most desired neighbourhoods to live in Dubai. There are many reasons as to why investors should consider investing in the off-plan apartments in JLT. It is both a free zone and a residential area and is situated right opposite the iconic Dubai Marina. It an affordable option for investors and is considered amongst the best residential areas for families in Dubai thanks to the presence of the JLT nurseries, parks and other amenities. It’s also pedestrian-friendly, pet-friendly and close to all the business hubs in Dubai. There are also numerous dining outlets in JLT and entertainment options for all ages. 


The elegant Dubai Hills Estate by Emaar is a sustainably build community that is being constructed around a spectacular golf course – covering 2,700 acres in the MBR City master-development. It is a veritable city within a city! Investors and potential tenants love the fact that the development offers them incredible recreational amenities as well as hotels, schools, play areas, hospitals and more. Those interested in purchasing a Dubai off-plan property here are truly spoiled for choice, for example, the villas in Maple at Dubai Hills Estate, start at an enticing AED 1.75M. There is also the popular Sidra Villas for which prices start at AED 2.7M and come with gorgeous views of the golf course.

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