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  • Home Matters - Islamic Mortgage vs Conventional Mortgage

    What is the main difference between an Islamic mortgage and a Conventional mortgage?

    Islamic banking was created and came to prominence in the 1970’s to cater for customers with Islamic beliefs. Products and services were created to ensure Muslims could bank and access facilities which comply with Sharia Law (Islamic Law). Islamic banking products have similarities to Conventional banking but are structured in such a way as to […]

  • Home Matters - Top Employees

    August 2017 Employee Awards

    Last week, we awarded our top employees for their outstanding performance for the month of August 2017. Congratulations to Arvind Jadva for winning the Employee of the Month and Mortgage Consultant of the Month. Farhan Yunus for winning the Support Team Member of the Month. Very well done and superb effort from both!

  • Home Matters - Dubai Mortgage

    Dubai Land Department reveals the top 10 nationalities that invested in Dubai’s real estate market

    Dubai Land Department reveals the top 10 nationalities that invested in Dubai’s real estate market over the past 18 months. UAE Nationals are leading the list, outperforming all other nationalities. His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of Dubai Land Department, commented: “217 nationalities have invested a total of AED 151 billion in Dubai’s real […]

  • Home Matters - Al Etihad Credit Bureau Credit Score

    Al Etihad Credit Bureau launches a new credit scoring system

    Al Etihad Credit Bureau (AECB) recently launched a new credit scoring system in the UAE. A credit score represents the creditworthiness of an individual. A credit scoring (a three-digit number, between 300 and 900) is assigned to a borrower to determine if he/she qualifies for a credit card or a loan. With this new system, AECB […]