Make Money in Dubai Real Estate with 100% Confidence: The Dubai Connect Podcast(™) Season 3 Has Dropped!

Investing in Dubai real estate can be a daunting endeavor, especially in a market as dynamic and fast-paced as Dubai. However, with the right guidance and knowledge, it’s possible to navigate this lucrative market with confidence.

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That’s where The Dubai Connect Podcast(™) comes in.

I am thrilled to announce the launch of Season 3, designed to provide global investors with the insights and expertise needed to make informed decisions in Dubai’s thriving real estate sector.

As highlighted in a recent Bloomberg article, there has never been a better time to invest in Dubai real estate. With the USA and Canada ranking in the top 10 and the UK leading the pack, Dubai is rapidly becoming a global hotspot for real estate investment.

The city’s robust and growing economy, thriving job market, expanding population, and booming tourism industry make it an unparalleled investment destination. The favorable tax environment and the security of investments further solidify Dubai’s position as a premier location for global real estate opportunities.

Why Listen to The Dubai Connect Podcast(™)?

As a Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS®) and Licensed Realtor® with Realty Executives Dillon in California, I offer a unique perspective and expertise. I founded GG Benitez International to connect global investors with the lucrative opportunities in Dubai. I have offices in both San Diego and Dubai, immersing myself in both worlds to provide the best insights and services to my clients.

I am a first-generation Arab American who graduated with a degree in Economics from UCSD. My background in pharmaceutical sales and running a PR firm has equipped me with the skills to navigate complex markets and build strong international connections. This diverse experience and mindset help bridge the worlds of Western investors and Dubai’s thriving real estate market.

Our team includes international tax attorneys, Dubai-based mortgage lenders, top-tier developers, financial concierges, and property managers. My partner in Dubai, with over 18 years of real estate experience, and I are pioneering a comprehensive investment approach that stands unmatched.

The Dubai Connect Podcast(™) is your trusted source for reliable and up-to-date information on the Dubai real estate market. Season 3 is packed with valuable content designed to address the most pressing questions and concerns of global investors. In the first episode, I personally address key queries to help you navigate the Dubai real estate market with confidence.

Key Topics Covered in Season 3: Episode 1

Here’s a sneak peek of the topics we cover in the first episode:

  1. Is Dubai Facing a Real Estate Bubble? (1:40)
    • We delve into the current state of the Dubai real estate market, examining whether it is at risk of a bubble and what this means for investors.
  2. What are the Key Drivers for Demand in Dubai? (3:40)
    • Understanding the factors driving demand in Dubai is crucial for making informed investment decisions. We explore the key drivers that are fueling the market.
  3. Can Foreigners Secure Financing? (9:06)
    • One of the most common questions from international investors is about financing options. We discuss how foreigners can secure financing for their investments in Dubai.
  4. How Can Investors Qualify for a Golden Visa Through Real Estate Investment? (9:36)
    • The Golden Visa is a significant incentive for investors. We explain the criteria for qualifying for this visa through real estate investment.
  5. Why Should You Work with a Real Estate Broker vs. Directly with the Developer? (10:35)
    • We outline the benefits of working with a Dubai real estate broker as opposed to dealing directly with developers, highlighting how a broker can add value to your investment journey.
  6. How Can Investors Keep Track of Their Properties from Across the World? (13:15)
    • Managing properties remotely can be challenging. We provide tips and tools for investors to effectively monitor and manage their properties from anywhere in the world.
  7. How Do Payment Plans Work in Dubai? (15:02)
    • We break down the different payment plans available in Dubai and how they can benefit investors.
  8. What Happens if You Can’t Make the Final Payment Before Handover? (16:03)
    • We discuss contingency plans and options for investors who may face difficulties in making the final payment before handover.
  9. How Do I Handle Property Management from Across the World? (17:07)
    • Effective property management is key to a successful investment. We share insights on how to manage your Dubai properties efficiently from abroad.
  10. What Do I Think of Various Developers? (8:00)
    • With numerous developers in the market, it’s important to know who to trust. We provide an overview of some of the top developers in Dubai and what sets them apart.
  11. Do You Have to Have a Sponsor to Buy in Dubai? (19:29)
    • We clarify the requirements for purchasing property in Dubai, including whether a sponsor is necessary.
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Highlights from Previous Seasons of The Dubai Connect Podcast™

To give you an idea of the valuable content we provide, here are some of the most popular episodes from previous seasons:

  • Market Outlook in Dubai with Property Finder’s Mohammad Kaswani
    • In this episode, we discuss the current trends and market outlook for Dubai real estate with Mohammad Kaswani, VP at Property Finder. His insights into the market dynamics and future prospects are invaluable for any serious investor.
  • Top Places to Invest in Dubai
    • We highlight the most promising areas for real estate investment in Dubai, providing detailed analysis and expert recommendations to help you choose the best locations for your investment.
  • Legalities of Investing in Dubai
    • Understanding the legal framework is crucial for any investor. This episode covers the legal aspects of investing in Dubai real estate, ensuring you are well-informed about the regulations and requirements.
  • How to Buy Property in Dubai / Purchasing Off-Plan
    • This episode provides a step-by-step guide on how to buy property in Dubai, including the process of purchasing off-plan properties. It’s a must-listen for anyone considering investing in this vibrant market.

Why Invest from the USA or Canada?

For investors looking to invest from the USA or Canada, Dubai offers a unique and profitable opportunity. The city’s strategic location, tax-free environment, and strong legal framework make it an ideal destination for diversifying your investment portfolio. As a US-based real estate agent selling Dubai properties, I understand the specific needs and concerns of North American investors and am equipped to guide you through the process seamlessly.

Addressing Common Concerns: Is Dubai Facing Oversupply or a Real Estate Bubble?

A common concern among investors is whether Dubai is facing an oversupply of properties or a real estate bubble. In the podcast, I address these concerns head-on, providing data-driven insights and expert opinions to help you make informed decisions. Dubai’s market dynamics are unique, and understanding these nuances is crucial for successful investment.


Season 3 of The Dubai Connect Podcast™ is here to equip you with the knowledge and confidence needed to thrive in Dubai’s real estate market. Whether you’re a seasoned investor or new to the market, this season will provide you with the insights and answers you need to make informed decisions.

Tune in to gain valuable insights and make informed decisions about your investments. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn from the experts and navigate Dubai real estate with confidence!

Warm regards,

GG Benitez
Certified International Property Specialist and Licensed Realtor
Host of The Dubai Connect Podcast(™)
Realty Executives Dillon, RADA, DRE #01992614
Contact: 619.339.7978 |

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