Q: What are the payment terms for purchasing an Aldar property?
A: At Aldar we seek to offer a range of purchasing options in order to meet the needs of our diverse customer base. For specific plans within each of our developments, please call us on 800 ALDAR in order to speak with one our customer service team
Q: When buying an Aldar property, are there purchase fees?
A: Whenever you purchase a property, there will typically be fees payable at different stages in the purchasing process. However when purchasing a property through Aldar directly, there are no “purchase fees”.
Q: Does Aldar offer rebates for purchasers?
A: At Aldar, we offer rebates for on time payments, but this varies from project to project. In order to receive up to date information on specific projects, please call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: Does Aldar attach late payment fees to its projects?
A: Purchasers are responsible for ensuring that they are up to date and follow the terms of their payment schedules. Generally speaking late payment fees are set at 1% per month (compounded monthly) on the overdue amount. For specific enquiries, please call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: How do I keep up to date with the progress of any units that I have purchased?
A: We take our customer communications seriously and as a purchaser of a property from us we will keep you informed of developments and progress on a regular basis. As your property moves closer to completion and handover you will be informed of the necessary next steps to take.
Q: Can any nationality buy an Aldar property?
A: Due to their location in areas designated as “special investment zones” many Aldar properties are available for purchase by those of any nationality. That being said, some of our projects are only available for purchase by UAE Nationals. For further information please visit the projects sections of our website or call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: If I have purchased an Aldar property, are there restrictions on when I can transfer that property to another party?
A: Generally transfers are only allowed once the original purchaser has completed 50% of the required payments. To find out more about the transfer options available to you, please call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: Once I have purchased a property from Aldar, can I add or subtract names to the sale agreement, for example, family members?
A: You can, and there is generally a fee attached to this, and requires the purchaser to have also completed 50% of the payments on the property before being eligible. For more information on this process, please call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: What amenities are available in Aldar developments?
A: Specific amenities will vary depending on the development, but at Aldar we are focused on building sustainable communities for generations to come. This means that generally speaking, a development will have retail, leisure and community facilities. To find out about specific amenities available within Aldar developments, please visit the relevant development on our website or call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: Are there maintenance and management fees payable, and if so are those borne by the owner or the tenant?
A: The type and level of fees payable on a property will vary depending on whether you are the tenant or the owner. For more information on this, please call us on 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: If I want to purchase a property directly from Aldar, can a represent undertake this on my behalf:
A: If your representative holds power of attorney to make such a purchase on your behalf then this is possible.
Q: How do I secure financing for a property purchase?
A: Aldar has strong relationship with all of the major lenders across the UAE. To explore what options are available to you, please call 800 ALDAR in order to speak with one of our customer service team.
Q: One I have taken possession of my unit, are there any restrictions on what sort of modifications I can make to my property?
A: This will vary from property to property. For specific information you should call 800 ALDAR to speak with one of our customer service team. What is important is that any modifications are prepared by an ADM registered architect/ engineer and official approvals/ permits are secured by the ADM before any work is undertaken.