2nd April 2017, Cairo, Egypt: Thousands of visitors poured into the Cairo International Convention Centre over the last two days to get a glimpse of the major unveilings at this year’s show and capitalise on attractive payment offers in the residential sector.
Running until April 3rd from midday until 10pm, Cityscape Egypt has over 90 exhibitors from across the property spectrum, who are highlighting projects set to change the real estate landscape in the country – especially as it looks to fulfil goals in its Vision 2030 Strategy.
“The show has grown close to 10%, with this year’s event emerging as the largest in the show’s history selling out all halls,” said Tom Rhodes, Exhibition Director at Cityscape Egypt. “The opening of the show was immensely successful, with thousands of visitors queuing up to see the future of Egypt epitomised in our exhibitors’ projects and to gain insight on their next real estate purchase.”
Exhibitor El Batal Group launched its latest compound in Obour City, which comprises of villas only. The compound is Asian-inspired and one of a kind in Egypt, as well as Rock Elite, a smart residential compound, by El Batal with fully-furnished studios. The exhibitor will be offering a special cash offer deal; buy one apartment and get the other apartment for free, with a 25% down payment.
In addition, PACT will be offering an 8-year payment plan on WhiteBay, located in the North Coast, Sidi Heniesh. Designed and built around the corner stones of smart urban planning and sustainable architecture, WhiteBay features tranquil turquoise sea with a sandy white beach and will be one of the first smart communities in Sahel.
With 14,000 sqm of crystal lagoons, the summer home will be fully equipped with a beach clubhouse, hospitality service, an on-beach fitness arena and an array of water activities – just to name a few amenities.
“Cityscape Egypt is the strongest trade show in Egypt and is always ahead of its competitors, it attracts the biggest developers in the market along with thousands of visitors looking for real estate opportunities; this is the reason why we’re here,” said Ahmed Hesham, Marketing & Business Development Head at PACT. “The show is a one-stop shop for anyone looking to purchase a residential property. It’s important for us to be here and interact with clients and visitors.”
Both Tatweer Misr and Emaar Misr are offering a 0% down payment and 7-year payment plan on a few of their properties, which visitors to the show can view.
ARDIC For Real Estate Developments and Investment are showcasing Zizinia El Mostakbal, built on 70 acres comprising apartment complexes of a total of 45 buildings and 1800 units, while the buildings only represent 20% of the total land usage with 80% is used for green fields, water ways, roads and other services. The compound is expected to be delivered by 2020.
“As one of the biggest show’s in Egypt, we’re hoping for the best results, at this year’s Cityscape,” said Ashraf Dowidar, CEO Ardic Ziznia. “After all the changes and challenges in the real estate market in Egypt, people are still interested in finding opportunities in the real estate market,” he added.
Some of the exhibitors at this year’s event include: Al Arabia Real Estate Development (ARCO), Palm Hills, PACT, Aloula Tameer For Mortgage Finance, Aristo Developers, Beta Egypt for Urban Development, , Capital Group Properties, Egyptian Engineering Development and Real Estate Investment, El-Batal Group, Emaar Misr, Invest4Land (API Investment), Madaar Development, Pandora Investments Public Ltd-Leptos Estates, Rooya Group, Talaat Mostafa Group Holding, Tatweer Misr, Trends Real Estate, and Wadi Degla Developments to name a few.