Event Details

Everything you need to know about UK Property Investment

Event Date: Thu, 22 Mar, 2018
Event Time: 07:30:00 to 09:30:00
Venue: Capital Club
Location: DIFC

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Member Registrations: 0 AED
Non Members Fee: 126 AED

Registration Closed

From Donald Trump to Brexit, 2018 poses many risks & opportunities to investors. The recent slump in global stocks highlights the volatility some investments face amid political and economic uncertainty, and further underlines the importance of having stable, resilient assets in portfolios such as real estate.

UK property continues to demonstrate strong levels of performance in the face of these external factors, with growth in key regional cities particularly strong. Find out why British real estate remains secure during these times and will explore which cities are best place to grow investor returns over the next 12 months and beyond.


This Free-for-Members and Associates session will explain:

-  The global political landscape in 2018 and how it is shaping investment decisions

-  Why real estate remains one of the best portfolio diversifiers in times of uncertainty

-  What underpins UK property performance

-  UK property market overview and the best cities for investment growth

-  Tax advice for investors based outside of the UK


About the speakers:

David Schmidt is the Head of Sales for Select Property Group in the Middle East. Responsible for overseeing the company’s sales operations from its Dubai office, David has helped hundreds of investors in the GCC make successful investments in UK property. Prior to this, David worked for Select Property Group’s head office in the UK for 10 years. He is recognised as a UK property market expert and advises investors on diversifying their portfolios with British real estate.


Steven Downey is passionate about helping families and individuals make wise financial decisions so they can achieve their unique goals. Aspiring to the highest level of ethics and financial competency, he is a candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program, having passed all three CFA exams.  Through writing, speaking, and personal client management he brings the complexity of finance and makes it understandable so that clients are informed to make better choices. When my clients feel good about their money and their financial journey, I have succeeded. He provides fee-based asset management, comprehensive financial modeling, and insurance protection that is right for the client.


Sponsored by Select Property

Proudly premium since 2004, Select Property Group delivers the finest property investments and the highest levels of customer service as standard. Considering the needs of investors above all else, Select Property Group guides customers through every step of their investment, from initial purchase and property management, through to exit and beyond. With offices located globally, thousands of international investors choose investments from this premium developer time and time again. Select Property Group has an impressive UK property portfolio of operational and future projects worth more than GBP 1 billion. For more information, visit www.selectproperty.com

Buffet breakfast included
Valet parking also available at a fee of AED20 for 3 hours to be paid directly to Capital Club after the event
Dress: Business

This is a pre-pay event and your place will not be confirmed until payment is received. Cancellations will be accepted until 11.59am on Tuesday 20 March after when “no show fees” will apply.

The BBG Dubai and Northern Emirates is the region’s foremost business-to-business membership networking group – by members, for members – enabling like-minded professionals to further their business interests in the UAE and the wider region. 

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