According to Dubai REST, in 2021, Al Barari registered a total of 295 sales transactions worth AED 1.1B (USD 300M) and 392 mortgage deals worth AED 1.28B (USD 349M), showcasing an ongoing demand in this area. This community is highly popular among families due to its green spaces, which cover a whopping 60% of its total area and its privacy, since it is located further away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Moreover, Al Barari houses several outstanding educational institutions, such as Dunecrest American School, Kids Spot Nursery Barari and Daffodils Barari Nursery. It is worth mentioning that on top of the facilities mentioned earlier, the master developer plans to construct a boutique hotel, a Cultural Island with libraries and theaters, as well as a Grand Mosque.
In terms of investment return, one bedroom apartments in Al Barari generate the highest ROI at 6.8%, while 3-bedroom properties follow the lead with a yield of 6.4%. The annual rental price for the latter type of properties is at least AED 350K (USD 95K) a year, as of Q1 2022. Meanwhile, villas in Al Barari generate an average ROI of 5%, with an initial rental cost of AED 680K (USD 135K) per annum.
There is an attractive opportunity to invest in off-plan property in Al Barari at the initial stages of construction since the luxury development announced 2 project launches in 2021. The first new project launch is called Chorisia, released in Q2 2021, which offers a bespoke collection of 60 villas with water features. Due for completion in Q1 2023, the project received a tremendous response among investors and end-users, as the entire selection was completely sold out within 45 minutes after the launch. Meanwhile, the latest addition to Al Barari is Lunaria, which was released in Q4 2021, with a limited collection of 6-bedroom villas.
The Neighbourhood is a 6-storey building in Al Barari, offering an array of studios and 1-2 bedroom lofts. The total area of properties ranges from 528 sqft to 1,856 sqft andowners of 1 and 2-bedroom residences can also benefit from spacious terraces of 156 sqft to 612 sqft, overlooking the luscious greenery of Al Barari. In total, there are 10 guest suites and all of them are connected to the Yoga Shala via a shaded, open-air walkway. The Neighbourhood is due for completion in Q2 2022.
Chorisia features an array of 5-bedroom semi-detached villas, built around a Chorisia tree with long emerald pinnate leaves and silk floss blooms. The defining features of the residences include marble staircases, an open plan living and dining area, a powder room and a home office, as well as a maid’s room and a 2-car garage. Not forgetting private gardens and swimming pools, which are to be found in the courtyard of every villa.
The Nest also features an array of 55 4-bedroom villas in 2 types of layouts. End-users and investors have the opportunity to choose from 2 sizes of residences – 6,338 sqft and 7,462 sqft. All villas boast a study room, open and covered terraces, a swimming pool and a 2-car garage. Not forgetting kitchens with Zanussi appliances and cabinets from Colombini Casa. Moreover, for the utmost comfort of homeowners, there is a maid’s room and a driver’s room in each residence as well.
Lunaria is a selection of palatial 6-bedroom villas, which was launched in Q4 2021, as mentioned earlier. There are a total of 40 units available, with a plot area varying between 8,343 sqft and 16,181 sqft. Due for handover in Q2 2024, each villa consists of 4 levels and will include a maid’s room and a driver’s room. Homeowners will also be treated to an array of world-class amenities inside their residences, including a sauna, a bar & lounge, a home cinema, a private pool & jacuzzi, as well as a home office, just to name a few.
Aiming to become the ultimate recreation hub, the green freehold community of Al Barari offers its residents an expansive array of exclusive amenities. The community also regularly hosts various events, such as moon yoga sessions, bird watching, community dinners and starlight movie nights, designed to elevate the spirit of the community.
The WELL opened in Al Barari in Q3 2020 and features some of the most sought-after regional and international brands in F&B, retail and essential services. There is a Waitrose supermarket, a male grooming salon, a floral shop; Fronds, and 2 restaurants named Ondas and Mez Me. The WELL also houses the above-mentioned Kids Spot Nursery, which follows the UK curriculum, as well as a range of boutique office spaces.
Al Barari Beach Lagoon is an upcoming stunning centerpiece of Al Barari, with natural sand from the Maldives, a functional pool and a shallow water cascade. It is located in the very heart of the green community, and all residents will be granted full access to the lagoon.
Heart & Soul is a luxury spa destination, which offers numerous services for men, women and children. Overlooking the luscious greenery, the spa features facials, hammam, reflexology, therapeutic services and more. Over the years, Heart & Soul has received many awards, including Best Luxury Spa in Dubai at the 2018 Lifestyle & Wellness Center and Best Spa & Wellness Center at the Middle East Hospitality Awards in 2017 and 2018.
Al Barari Playground is the first-of-its-kind in the Middle East, providing the younger generation the opportunity to enjoy a premium play experience created by TimberPlay. This company is famed for designing Chester Zoo, the Princess Diana Memorial Park and the Darling Quarter Sydney, among other flagship destinations worldwide. The little ones will absolutely love the play area which will be the largest in the region, with a bespoke pirate ship, climbing structures, a wet playground, wooden rope bridges and a beach-like sand area.