03 October 2023, Property News
To advance real estate training in the emirate, the Dubai Land Department inked memorandums of cooperation with the Elite Gulf Real Estate Training Institute, Innovation Experts Real Estate Training Institute, and ThinkProp Training Institute.
By fostering a top-notch training environment and raising service efficiency, customer happiness, and overall service quality to meet international best practices and standards, these collaborations would increase awareness within the Dubai real estate industry.
Along with Georges Maurice, founder and CEO of Elite Gulf Real Estate Institute, Mohammed Shanaa, director of Innovation Experts Real Estate Training Institute, and Moaz Maqbool, director of the ThinkProp Training Institute – Dubai Branch, Eng. Marwan bin Ghalita, CEO of the Real Estate Regulatory Agency at the Department, all attended the signing ceremony. These alliances support the strategic goals of the UAE and the leadership’s vision.
Promote innovation and sustainability
In order to deliver proactive and client-centered real estate services, Bin Ghalita emphasized the Department’s commitment to strengthening relationships and collaborating with the private sector. He continued by saying that these memorandums of cooperation aim to empower people and stakeholders in the real estate industry by giving them access to cutting-edge training approaches, the appropriate credentials, and the tools and expertise they need.
He stated, “We are pleased to embark on these new partnerships that will promote sustainability and innovation in this vital sector. We will channel our collective efforts towards developing a robust and qualified professional workforce in the sector. This initiative aligns perfectly with the Department’s overarching goals of promoting awareness and expanding knowledge within the real estate market through training methodologies that adhere to the highest scientific standards.”
Plans to Raise Awareness and Spread Real Estate Knowledge
According to the memoranda, the Department has granted accreditation to the three real estate institutions to offer training courses and seminars for the industry. These institutions are dedicated to promoting a culture of lifelong learning, expert real estate training, and innovation. Through awareness campaigns and the dissemination of real estate expertise, the signatory institutes are likewise dedicated to increasing awareness among real estate investors, property owners, and individuals active in the field.
In order to provide workers and stakeholders, including developers and others involved in various real estate activities, with the skills and knowledge aligned with the highest local and international standards and practices, efforts will also be focused on developing, implementing, and regularly updating diverse real estate training programs. This will include instructional programs that improve the knowledge of persons working in the industry about their rights and obligations.
To complement efforts to Emiratize, specialized training programs will also be developed and implemented, giving Emiratis the know-how to enter the workforce or launch firms in the field. In addition to this, real estate conferences, seminars, and workshops will be organized. These forums will be used to discuss important real estate market issues and throw light on the sector’s current status.
The memorandums also aim to introduce new initiatives and foster innovation in the smart and digital services used by Dubai’s real estate industry, increasing the effectiveness of operations and service delivery.
The Department is dedicated to an effective strategy for building strong alliances and integration with the private sector, in keeping with Dubai’s visionary leadership’s directives and goal of presenting Dubai as a leading global city in the real estate market. This strategy is acknowledged as one of the pillars of success in the real estate industry and is crucial to fostering both long-term expansion and strategic change.