Burj Khalifa is one of the most famous buildings in Dubai, which has become a popular attraction for tourists since it formally opened in 2010. Offering breathtaking views of Downtown Dubai, The Dubai Fountain, the Arabian Gulf and the stunning Dubai skyline, this skyscraper is one of the most desirable options among people wishing to experience an ultra-luxurious lifestyle in the heart of Dubai.
The project was developed by Emaar Properties from 2004 to 2010. The interior design of Burj Khalifa was created by the Chicago office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM). The 2,716.5 ft tower is the first of the tallest skyscrapers in the world of mixed type.
The Residence at Burj Khalifa is one of the most desirable addresses in the world, with 900 real estate units located on levels 19 to 108. Residents and tenants can choose a real estate unit from studios and 1–4 bedroom suits. The Sky Lobbies which house the amenities will be present between residential floors.
On levels 9 to 16 of the Burj Khalifa you will find the luxurious Armani Residences, furnished in Armani/Casa style. The total number of units between these residential levels is 144. Buying or renting a property here will allow you to use the services offered by the Armani Hotel Dubai including concierge, 24/7 room service and housekeeping.
Residents of the Burj Khalifa have access to a range of amenities, which include but are not limited to a gymnasium with state-of-the-art fitness equipment, a spa center, health and wellness facilities, a children’s playground and two levels of parking with 3,000 parking spaces. The number of parking spaces depends on the size of your residence.
In addition, a great number of leisure and entertainment facilities can be found within the development, including swimming pools, health and wellness facilities, an observation deck called, The At The Top and a restaurant on Level 122 named At.mosphere. The Burj Club, Rooftop is the ideal venue to relax with your close ones whilst enjoying the BBQ Brunch and swimming in the Rooftop Pool, or you can spend time in Speedo Swim Squads, which is a premier swim academy.
Potential buyers have the opportunity to purchase a 1-bedroom residential unit with a living area of 1,103 sq. ft in the tallest building in the world from AED 2.2M (USD 600K).
The starting cost of a 4-bedroom penthouse with a floor plan area of 4,493 sq. ft is AED 18M (USD 4.9М).
The Burj Khalifa skyscraper is located in the area of the same name, which is part of the prestigious Downtown Dubai district, and is located in the most central part of it. Residents of this freehold development can easily get to other locations of the emirate. Thus, travel time to Business Bay will take just 10 minutes, whilst Dubai Marina will take about 20 minutes’ by car. Dubai International Airport is reachable within a 15 minute drive.
A wide range of restaurants are located within the surroundings of the Burj Khalifa, and will soon become your favourite places to gather with family and friends. Don’t miss the chance to visit Belcanto Restaurant at Dubai Opera, Bab Al Mansour with Moroccan dishes, Bosporus Turkish Cuisine, Wakame Dubai, Rove Cafe and a long list of other options.
In terms of shopping, right on your doorstep you will find The Dubai Mall, which is one of the largest shopping centers in the world, offering 1,200 retail stores, 200 dining options and endless entertainment and leisure activities which include Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo with over 400 sharks and rays, KidZania, which is a popular destination for children, Reel Cinemas, Zabeel Sports District, Souk Al Bahar and much more. Travel time to City Walk, which is an outdoor retail complex, takes 10 minutes. Here you will find exclusive shops, restaurants and entertainment venues.
Among the closest beaches are Mercato Beach and Jumeirah Beach, which are both reachable within a 15-minute drive. You will also appreciate other places to relax such as Safa Park and Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary, located within the same distance.
Purchasing a residential unit in the Burj Khalifa is the perfect option for those wishing to experience a premium lifestyle in the center of Dubai, steps away from The Dubai Fountain, The Dubai Mall and Dubai Opera.
In addition, you will always be able to rent the property out and generate a stable income. Units in the tallest building in the world will be in high demand among individuals who appreciate comfort, as well as among business professionals, due to the fact that the Burj Khalifa is a mixed-use development with office spaces. Moreover, the close proximity to Business Bay will be appreciated by working professionals. Thus, the average ROI for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Dubai is 6.9%, and this type of a real estate unit in the Burj Khalifa can be rented from AED 160,000 (USD 43,500) per year.
It’s worth noting that purchasing a residential property with a starting cost of AED 2,000,000 (USD 545,000) provides you with an opportunity to apply for a 10-year Golden Visa and enables you to sponsor your spouse, children and house staff. The visa will allow you to obtain an Emirates ID and a driving license, as well as stay in the UAE without any limits.
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