Emaar Middle East to hand over first phase of Abraj Al Hilal 1 homes in Jeddah Gate Soon
Completes infrastructure networks as envisaged in the masterplan
· Internal finishes of the residential towers nearing completion
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; December 14, 2011: Underlining the commitment to large-scale project delivery, Emaar Middle East, the developer of premium lifestyle communities, will hand over the first homes in its landmark Jeddah Gate development shortly. The residences in Abraj Al Hilal 1, the first phase of Jeddah Gate, will be handed over in the coming weeks to customers.
Emaar Middle East has completed the infrastructure networks envisaged in the whole Jeddah Gate masterplan with telecom connectivity, water and power supply, storm water, sewage treatment and irrigation lines already completed in addition to final touches to laying out streets and street lighting for the first phase. The internal finishes to Abraj Al Hilal 1 are currently being executed, thus offering residents a premium lifestyle environment as soon as they move into their new homes in Jeddah’s most sought-after residential community.
Eng. Ahmad Al Kulli, General Manager of Emaar Middle East, said: “The hand-over of homes in Abraj Al Hilal 1, a key residential tower development in Jeddah Gate, marks our commitment to project delivery. The homes are developed to the highest standards, by drawing on the expertise of renowned contractors and consultants.
“Jeddah Gate is one of the most ambitious integrated community developments not only in Jeddah but across the Kingdom, and we are demonstrating our ability to deliver such large-scale undertakings and offer a refreshing lifestyle choice for our customers. Saudi Arabia has a strong demand for homes that fit in the category of affordable luxury. Abraj Al Hilal 1 homes will serve as a benchmark in the Kingdom for lifestyle community developments.”
Spread over a plot area of 12,300 sq m, Abraj Al Hilal 1 is located centrally in the Jeddah Gate community. With exclusive retail outlets, restaurants, parks, health and fitness facilities and landscaped gardens, the residential towers integrate all lifestyle amenities in close proximity.
The homes have quality, interior finishes and offer advanced telecom and entertainment connectivity, card access control system for full-proof security, split air-conditioners, and modern finishes. Smart home systems, backup power generator, central gas system, car park ventilation and 24-hour security add to the convenience of the residents.
Jeddah Gate is located on over 400,000 sq m of land in Jeddah's new downtown. The project will serve as a centrepoint for the city's new downtown, and is in close proximity to the main railroad linking the two Holy Cities of Makkah and Madina to Jeddah. Jeddah Gate, when completed, will have over - 230,000 sq m of modern office spaces and over 75,000 sq m of gross leasable retail space, thus strengthening the local economy.
Emaar Middle East is developing Al Khobar Lakes, a luxury lakefront development set on approximately 2.6 million sq m featuring serene water bodies. It features more than 2,000 private villas with retail and leisure amenities that are perfect for family living. In close proximity to Al Khobar City, Dhahran and Dammam, Al Khobar Lakes is one of the premier lakefront developments and the largest integrated community in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Owners of the first homes in Al Nada Village – one of the two residential villages launched in Al Khobar Lakes has started the home inspection stages to complete the handing over process.
Emaar Middle East is also developing the Emaar Residences at the Fairmont Makkah, located on the Haram Plaza offering views of the Holy Kaaba and Haram. The 648 elegantly furnished and superbly serviced apartments are situated at the most upper floors of Makkah Clock Tower starting from the 30th floor and ending at the 53, and operated by Fairmont Hotels.