Top 5: Properties to buy in Dubai

Want to live the dream in Dubai? Here’s our top five picks of properties to buy in the emirate, in association with

Dh16,000,000: Three bedroom penthouse apartment in Downtown Dubai

top 5 properties to buy property 1Arguably one of the nicest upgraded penthouse apartments in Downtown Dubai – with 5 wrap around balconies.

Lovely space, light and furnishings complement this beautiful penthouse apartment. Ceilings have been raised to add more light and space to the apartment by Emaar and Civil Defence regulations.

Open plan living space, with access to 3 balconies, all enjoying unobstructed views of Burj Khalifa, fountains, sea and community.

Price on Application: Six bedroom VIP villa on the Palm Jumeirah

top 5 properties to buy property 2This stunningly upgraded and re-modelled signature villa located on a high number faces The Burj Al Arab.

The current owner has spent several years meticulously redesigning and upgrading, creating a truly unique home for the discerning owner.

Comprising of 6 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, open plan living and contemporary styling and affording beautiful skyline views

Read the latest edition of Benchmark Middle East online here

Dh28,000,000: Loft apartment in Emirates Crown, Dubai Marina, Dubai

top 5 properties to buy property 3This minimalist expansive top floor penthouse in Dubai Marina offers astounding vistas of the Palm Jumeirah and Dubai Marina. Located on the 59th floor of Emirates Crown, it has been showcased with cement structural beams from the outside.

Floor to ceiling windows stationed throughout the penthouse provide stunning beach and desert views, with 270 degrees of the property allowing in natural light throughout the day.

The penthouse also features a walk-in humidified Euro Cave cellar, which can store over a thousand bottles. The area could also double as an ideal space for a cigar enthusiast.

Price on application: Six bedroom villa in The Reserve Al Barari

top 5 properties to buy property 4One of Dubai’s most exclusive homes for sale located in the ultra-high end sub community, The Reserve Al Barari.

The ground floor has white marble floors and is dominated by a three-floor-high atrium with a glass roof that allows the villa to be flooded with natural light. Tall black high-gloss double sliding doors contrast with the neutral colour palette throughout the villa and a seven-metre glass panel soars over the huge front door.

The entire space is monochrome and was inspired by a black lacquered grand piano. This now takes pride of place in the entrance foyer next to a black waterfall and is the essence of the house’s unique interior design.

Looking to rent? Check out our top five properties in Dubai

Price on application: Six bedroom golf villa in La Avenida II, Arabian Ranches

top 5 properties to buy 5 realVery open, spacious living space maximizes the natural light with a winding staircase in addition to the stunning kichen, excellent quality of finish lends a very understated grandeur feel to the property.

The ground floor also incorporates an ample en suite guest room, large family room, laundry and maids room.

This fanstatic property has a two car garage and a great plot directly on the Golf Course offering great, open views.

For more details on all these properties, and more, visit Luxhabitat, Dubai’s only high-end real estate brokerage and interior design company, at