Emaar Properties is a global real estate company. The company delivers high-quality residential, commercial, and lifestyle properties for the private and public markets. It has been consistently ranked amongst the best real estate companies in the world, with appreciable resources from core sector groups like healthcare, education, and retail to third market sectors like travel & leisure. With a wide range of projects in various cities across the world which include Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha & Qatar, Jakarta Iskandhar Maldives, and many more locations across the Asia-Pacific region where Emaar is one of the leading developers.
The company diversified into real estate development and has since delivered its business through three major operating divisions:
1. Properties division
2. Leisure division
3. Healthcare division
The company owns and operates several real estate developments across Dubai, including shopping malls, residential communities, and office buildings. It is currently working on the Burj Khalifa, which is the tallest skyscraper in the world at 830m (2717ft). It is one of Emaar’s most notable projects to date and many people from all over the world come to visit this amazing structure.
The Burj Khalifa is the highlight of Emaar’s illustrious history, and as well as the tallest building ever built, has also been named the world’s fastest elevator. At 160km/h, it takes only one minute to travel from ground level to the top of its 160th floor. There are, of course, other elevators in the building – but they only stop on every 20th floor. The tower was originally named Burj Dubai to reflect its status as an icon for Dubai and in reference to its geographical location. but it’s changed to Burj Khalifa. It is a massive project that stretches four million square feet and contains over 800 luxury apartments. The highest point of the tower is occupied by an observation deck that offers spectacular views across the town.