An in demand urban base

Deciding to build not one but four Dubai investment property developments in Barsha Heights was easy. Thanks to its superb setting in the heart of ‘New Dubai’, this is one of the emirate’s hotspots that will continue to go from strength-to-strength, creating returns that investors will enjoy for decades to come. The very fact that we chose Barsha Heights as the base for The First Group’s global headquarters also pays testament to the strength of this exciting address.

Barsha Heights was originally established to cater for the free zones of Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City and Knowledge Village. These areas now play host to over 20,000 employees and some of the world’s biggest conglomerates and Fortune 500 companies, including Microsoft, HP, Siemens, BBC World, CNN, Reuters and CNBC – to name but a few.

As one of Dubai’s most rapidly evolving communities, Barsha Heights is home to a vast collection of residential, office and commercial projects, including hotels and hotel apartments, supermarkets, pharmacies, restaurants and cafés. The area is also served by its own Dubai Metro station, located right in front of The First Group’s Metro Central development, which makes commuting the city even more convenient.

Thanks to its pivotal central location and excellent accessibility, it is easy to see why Barsha Heights has become a top choice for visitors searching for a convenient city base. To find out more about our thriving Barsha Heights developments, click here.

Barsha Heights has over 20,000 knowledge, media and IT workers in one free zone comprised of:

  • Dubai Internet City
  • Dubai Media City
  • Knowledge Village
  • International Media Production Zone


Among the enterprises located within Barsha Heights are the following global companies:

  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • HP
  • IBM
  • Compaq
  • Dell
  • Siemens
  • Canon
  • Logica
  • Sony Ericsson
  • Cisco
  • APTN
  • Bloomberg
  • Showtime
  • BBC World
  • CNN
  • Reuters
  • CNBC