imkan stories

Taimur Khan
Blog February 19, 2020

UAE Real Estate Market
Outlook & Evolving Market Trends

The UAE’s real estate market is undergoing fundamental changes, driven not only by an influx of supply but also by a host of regulatory changes and demand-side shifts. While these changes will bring significant challenges, they will also open considerable opportunities for developers and owners who are agile in adapting to these new realities.

Speaker Profile

Taimur works as part of the Strategic Real Estate Consulting and Research team based in Dubai focusing on commercial and residential market research across the GCC region. Alongside this, Taimur is a regular speaker and panellist at key industry conferences across the globe a regular contributor to regional and international media outlets including The Financial Times, Bloomberg, Reuters, Arabian Business, and The National. Prior to joining Knight Frank, Taimur has experience from within the financial service industry, across various asset classes, working predominately with financial services firms.


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