DLD launches property listings website

10/05/2011 - Dubai Property News posted by Bob Brunskill
DLD launches property listings website

Property buyers in Dubai will soon have an official listings page to search through in order to find their perfect investment.The Dubai Land Department (DLD) is preparing for the launch of its first official property listings website - Simsari.com.Emirates 24-7 has reported that the site will go live within the next few days, with it currently free of charge and renewable every 30 days.“The website is ready and will be launched officially in the coming days,” Khalifa Al Suwaidi, chief executive officer of Emirates Real Estate Solutions, confirmed.“Only listed brokers will be allowed to register properties, be it off plan, or completed units for leasing or selling.”The launch of the website comes in the wake of news that the Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance, Real Estate Regulatory Agency and the Dubai Real Estate Institute are looking to increase transparency in the emirate’s property market.All three firms have signed an agreement to introduce new rules to govern the region.