Among the projects launched and showcased at this year’s Cityscape Qatar included:
Msheireb Properties - Downtown Doha & Wadi One
Downtown Doha, situated in the heart of the capital, is the world’s first smart sustainable downtown regeneration project. An approximately QAR 20 billion development, it revives the old commercial heart of the city through a new architectural language that is based on community living. Giving visitors updates on the project, the developer is also offering visitors to Cityscape Qatar new leasing opportunities.
The developer also announced its first tower for leasing, Wadi One, which offers 1-4 bedroom apartments with views of West Bay, old Doha and Souq Waqif. The project will offer state-of-the-art home technology with a focus on green living.
UDC – Gewan Island
UDC launched Gewan Island at this year’s Cityscape Qatar, a project which spans across 400,000 sqm. Expected to be completed by 2021, Gewan Island will accommodate 3000 residents and 6000 visitors, and includes 611 units, including 558 apartments, 26 waterfront villas, 21 beachfront villas, 6 island villas, 20 000 sqm of retail and F&B space, a theme park, and a boardwalk.
Barwa Real Estate – Lusail
Located in the northern part of the city, Lusail aims to integrate the surrounding areas of the city through modern and vibrant residential areas. The innovative design of the project will combine both contemporary and traditional architectural features, while taking into account a balanced distribution of its buildings. The city will be home to villas, apartments, commercial buildings, retail shops as well as communal facilities, a hotel, schools, and a mosque.
AREDC / Vendome – Paramount Residences
Paramount Residences, located at the Pearl, comprises 196 luxurious residences distributed between one, two and three-bedroom units. The residences are artistically designed, from back painted glass and prosperous retro faucets to handcrafted and exquisitely finished wardrobe interiors. Properties are freehold and open to all for ownership.
Just UK Estates – Downtown Manchester
Located on the banks of the River Irwell and adjacent to the historic quarter of Castlefield, Downtown Manchester is a Manhattan-inspired development, comprising 368 one, two and three bedroom apartments.The final day of Cityscape Qatar Talks takes place on 25th April and runs parallel to the exhibition. The free-to-attend seminars on the show floor offers a wide choice of presentations, covering a range of themes and offers visitors the opportunity to network and make informed investment decisions.The agenda for the final day covers: Luxury Lifestyle Development in Turkey and Income Producing Investment Opportunities; REITs in Qatar – the Missing Link between Real Estate and Capital Markets; Market Overview and Trends; and Definition of the Terms of Reference of the Real Estate Brokerage Department delivered by Khalid Hassan Al Mehshadi of the Ministry of Justice.
Cityscape Qatar returns next year from the 1st until 3rd April 2019.