Dubai South Property

Launched in 2006 and formerly known as Dubai World Central, Dubai South is set to become a city within a city and one of Dubai’s largest communities. Spanning over 145 sq kilometers, once completed the entire site will be home to over one million residents and feature a vast range of residential, commercial, and retail components. Dubai South Property options include apartments, villas and townhouses in a broad range of designs and styles.

Home to Expo 2020 (held in 2021) Dubai South is fast becoming a sought-after location in which to live, work and invest. This development is considered to be one of Dubai’s flagship projects and is now also the new home to Expo City Dubai. Boasting a strategic location this fully integrated city will be well connected to the rest of the Emirate through multiple roads, public transportation, Dubai Metro, and Etihad Rail.

The Residential District will offer freehold properties targeting high to mid-income households. Dubai South will provide residences and businesses with a sense of urban living within a prime community. Projects within Dubai South consist of apartments, townhouses, and villas across a number of neighbourhoods.


Project:Dubai South
Development Type:Mixed Use
Residential Property Types:Apartments, Townhouses and Villas
Bedrooms:1 to 6+ Bedroom Options
Payment PlanProject Dependant
Completion Date:Various
Starting Price:700,000



  • Site of the Expo 2020 (held in 2021) and a site full of infrastructure for future use
  • Home to the Al Maktoum International Airport, which is the largest airport in the world in terms of land area
  • Home to the DS Business Park. Offering office spaces and commercial areas for businesses along with a logistics district and a free zone.
  • Strategically located and well-connected to the rest of Dubai and  Abu Dhabi via major highways, including the Dubai-Al Ain Road and the Emirates Road. The community is also serviced by the Dubai Metro and the DS Bus Station





Dubai South Master Plan


As expected from a mixed-use community of such scale Dubai South is home to a variety of property types which include apartments, townhouses, and villas.

Dubai South Apartments:

  • Golf Views
  • Mag 5
  • Azizi Vince
  • Celestia A & B
  • The Pulse Residence
  • The Pulse Boulevard
  • Majestique Residence

Ranging from cozy studios to 3-bedroom units, apartments within this master development often feature modern designs and finishes. Available amenities vary depending on the project however most offer access to amenities like gyms, pools, and close proximity to key facilities.

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Dubai South Townhouses:

  • Urbana
  • The Pulse Villas
  • Parkside (I, II&III)
  • Expo Golf Villas
  • The Pulse Beachfront
  • Greenview

Townhouses are another highly sought-after property type within Dubai South. These come in a diverse range of designs and styles spanning 2 to 4 bedrooms. Typically spread across two stories, townhouses offer the advantage of private yards and outdoor spaces.

Dubai South Villas:

  • Golf Links
  • South Bay (I, II & III)

Villas within DS represent the very best of luxury and spacious living. Available from several developers these come in a diverse range of designs and sizes. These standalone property types offer an array of bedrooms, and lavish interiors, and come with large private gardens. Villa communities are also packed with neighbourhood amenities making them the perfect choice for families seeking an upscale lifestyle.



The Grove – The Grove si a distinctive tower with a family-centric design, positioned among the Boulevard Apartment buildings. Situated within the mixed-use development known as the ‘The Pulse,’ it is scheduled for development in one of the upcoming phases.

Sakany One – Sakany One builds upon the triumph of the current staff housing at Sakany. It’s specifically crafted to accommodate frontline staff seeking well-equipped and reasonably priced rentals. Further, it aims to address the housing requirements of hospitality firms and similar industries by providing modern, roomy apartments. Bedroom options are set to include studios, one, two, and three-bedroom units.



Dubai South Location Map

Dubai South, previously known as Dubai World Central, is situated to the south of Dubai. the It’s strategically positioned along the Emirates Road (E611) and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311) and benefits from multiple entry and exit points.

Location Highlights:

  • 40 Minutes to Downtown Dubai
  • 70 Minutes to Abu Dhabi
  • 25 Minutes to the newly rereleased Palm Jebel Ali
  • 30 Minutes to Dubai Marina

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Is Dubai South a good investment?

Dubai South is a great investment opportunity. It’s a community that’s growing rapidly and at this stage offers some of the best value properties in Dubai. As the community develops and mature prices will rise and those who have already purchased stand to reap the rewards.

Are all properties freehold?

No, not all DS properties are freehold. Whilst the vast majority of projects are freehold developments there is a limited number of leasehold projects also available.

What type of properties is there in Dubai South?

Dubai South is home to a range of property types including apartments, townhouses, and villas. Depending on the property type these come in different sizes and styles with bedroom options ranging from Studio Apartments up to luxury villas with 6 or more bedrooms.

What amenities and facilities are availble.

Residential communities within DS come with an excellent range of amenities. These include but are not limited to recreational areas, parks, fitness centres, swimming pools, and convenient access to retail and dining outlets.