The Challenge Ahead

Nick Constantine, senior surveyor in the Project and Building Consultancy department at Cavendish Maxwell, says that while green building legislation is a welcome development in the UAE, there is still plenty of work to do. Green building put simply, is the development of high quality buildings that have as minimal of an effect on the […]

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Opportunity in the shifting sands

With the region mulling high-speed transport options, machinery companies and dealers stand to gain from supplying the technology and maintenance that will go into keeping the projects running in a sandy environment, says Patrick Ditcham, head of machinery and business assets at Cavendish Maxwell. Recently, there has been a lot of interest in the press […]

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Value your worth

The top five reasons to get your machinery and business assets valued Do you know what your business and machinery assets are worth? As we are now in the thick of the hot, quiet summer months, this quite often leads to a period of inactivity. Therefore, this is just the right time to start looking […]

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Identify and audit – lessons from a tragedy

In response to the Tamweel Tower fire back in 2012 there was a revision of legislation in Dubai regarding the combustibility of cladding and provision of fire stops in voids, two major sources of fire spreading. Since the Tamweel fire, Dubai has seen further fires break out exposing similar cladding issues including Torch and Salafa towers in […]

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The Importance of Valuation: an interview with Patrick Ditcham

As the region’s construction and equipment market matures further and increase global compliance, machinery and assets valuation is assuming greater importance than ever before. Cavendish Maxwell’s Patrick Ditcham, tells CMME how his company making the most of the situation. As every equipment and fleet owner knows. your machinery is only as valuable as the project it […]

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Dubai in focus

Residential properties saw a decline in prices for apartments and villas in Q1 2017, averaging 1.0% in comparison to last year. Although the rate of decline has slowed in comparison to Q1 of 2016, the ongoing decline over the past year and a half has impacted project feasibilities for new developments that are now looking at declining profit margins.

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Cavendish Maxwell appoints Paul McCambridge as their new Head of Sales for Property Monitor

Property Monitor is the UAE’s only data platform offered by RICS accredited property professionals. Property Monitor offers users the ability to search residential sales, leasing transactions, off-plan sales, valuation data as well as our professional opinion on achievable prices, across all major areas of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Our transactional data dates back to 2008, […]

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