Cityscape Kuwait, the premier real estate investment and development event in the State of Kuwait, will be taking place for the second time from December 9th-11th, 2015 at the Kuwait International Fairgrounds in Meshref.
The Cityscape brand is renowned throughout the world for bringing together investors, developers, architects and designers, as well as government authorities, key decision-makers and senior real estate executives involved in the design and construction of both public and private real estate developments.
Two events will be running alongside the exhibition. The Business Forum, taking place December 9th and 10th, will provide an unparalleled platform for business visitors to network and access exclusive industry content. The Investment Series Workshop, taking place from December 9th to 11th, will offer valuable information to private investors and other individuals looking for new opportunities to diversify their personal assets.
Following the success of its first edition of in 2014, Cityscape Kuwait is returning for the second time with new features developed to help investors maximize their real estate investment returns. With 70 local and international exhibitors expected to participate, this year’s edition is the biggest yet.
Industry leading developers such as Murabahat Real Estate, DAMAC Properties, Al Mazaya and Sharjah Oasis Real Estate will be showcasing their latest portfolio of projects to regional and international investors at the event.
Murabahat will showcase and announce the opening of its latest project: Aquamarine Resort. The resort, located in Nuwaiseeb, will be the first licensed resort in the Sokouk system, offering an array of entertainment and social activities.
Mrs. Rola Shehadeh, Marketing Manager of Murabahat Real Estate said: “The resort consists of 99 units with sea views, 68 chalets, 31 villas, the management building, the services building and a swimming pool, all surrounded by lush landscaping, which will make every visitors’ stay a unique and memorable experience. It is a safe and inviting environment which, additionally, offers convenient payment terms.”
Commenting on Cityscape Kuwait, where DAMAC will showcase two of its leading projects: AKOYA and AKOYA Oxygen which features Bugatti styled villas, Niall McLoughlin, Senior Vice President-DAMAC Properties, said: “Cityscape Kuwait has established itself as an important event within the local and regional real estate scene. Investors from different parts of the GCC will have first-hand access to the newest developments and various real estate investment opportunities in Kuwait and around the region.”
McLoughlin confirmed that, as is the case in every city where it is held, Cityscape would have an important impact on the local real estate market. “This established event will give investors, companies, and other entities a good idea about the number of expected projects in Kuwait as well as in some major cities across the region for several years to come. This indication is important to set the market’s trend in terms of the number of residential, commercial and retail properties planned, and to be delivered, in addition to return on investment expectations.”
Sheik Mubarak Al Sabah, Assistant CEO for Marketing at Al Mazaya, shared this sentiments saying: “At Cityscape Kuwait, the opportunities are extensive… Al Mazaya is one of the Middle East’s leading real estate companies and Cityscape Kuwait is the largest real estate exhibition in the country. Clearly, it is an outstanding forum to network with our peers, to ascertain trends in the sector and discuss new innovations. It is also an excellent opportunity to reach our audience, identify the real estate needs of investors not only from the region but throughout the world, and explore which markets are in demand.”
Al Mazaya anticipates a great success from its participation at the second edition of Cityscape Kuwait. The company will showcase the latest releases of both its investment and residential projects including: “Q Point” in Dubai Land residential buildings, and “Q Line” which is an extension of “Q Point; Istanbul Rhythm” which is built via a joint venture with the Turkish Domankaya Real Estate Co. and “Oman Residential” for residential units, distinguished by a prime location close to the new shopping mall and behind Muscat City Center.
Mohamed El-Masri, Head of Business Development at Sharjah Oasis Real Estate, developers of Sharjah Waterfront City, mentioned that companies’ participation in the event shows their support of the Gulf’s real estate economy.
Sharjah Oasis Real Estate made the official debut of its iconic flagship project, Sharjah Waterfront City, at Cityscape Global 2015 in Dubai and the company is continuing its journey to Cityscape Kuwait to showcase its achievements and strengthen its existing and prospective strategic partnerships.
Cityscape Kuwait 2015 returns with support from sponsors: NBK, Al Hamra Real Estate Development, and Al Marjan Island.
Being the official banking sponsor, NBK’s participation in Cityscape Kuwait Exhibition supports the bank’s keenness to be closer to its customers and provide them with the best real estate solutions in terms of financing options and related service. NBK’s booth at Cityscape Kuwait Exhibition introduces to customers NBK real estate services through its international network, including property search, financing options and many other related services.
The bank enjoys the widest banking presence with local and international network reaching 4 continents. However, NBK’s international real estate services are provided through NBK’s branches in London, Paris, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt and UAE.
Also, NBK offers its customers in Kuwait overseas banking solutions, products and mortgages through its specialized center in Ras Al-Salmiya branch. This first of its kind center assists Kuwaitis and expatriates with their overseas banking requests in coordination with NBK’s international subsidiaries.