Property Of The Month : March 2017 This month we have the beautiful beachfront resort of Royal Beach as our featured property. With huge savings to be made on all the remaining properties, from small studios to spacious two bedroom apartments. You can be saving over 45% when buying cash and 35% off all pool […]
Property Of The Month : February 2017 For the month of February Rivermead Global are giving 12% discount on all cash purchases here and 5% discount for buyers looking to pay over a 12 month payment plan. About Sheraton Plaza Due completion at the end of March 2017, Sheraton Plaza is offering a unique opportunity to purchase an […]
If you have ever dreamed of owning your very own holiday home then why not take a closer look at our property of the month, Tiba View. These properties have already been reduced just before Christmas due to the weakened Egyptian Pound, the prices will increase back to normal levels when the currency stabilises, so […]
Property Of The Month : January 2017 Enjoy a huge 25% discount before the end of January 2017 when paying cash. About Tiba View Tiba View is one of the very latest projects to be launched in the Red Sea area. The resort is brought to you by an established award winning developer who has already completed 12 […]
In late 2016 we heard rumours of a new Egyptian Property Tax being introduced, details as usual were sketchy and mainly from people posting on Facebook. It appeared some property owners were receiving tax bills and the Chinese Whispers went into overdrive about how the Egyptian Government were going to take properties back from foreigners […]
When it comes to buying a studio apartment in Hurghada, Rivermead Global are well placed to make finding the right property simple and straight forward. All our properties are freehold, each providing something different, being built be trusted developers and with no credit checks or mortgages needed, Rivermead Global make buying a studio apartment in […]
ScanPyramids Mission Teaser_English Version from HIP Institute on Vimeo. The Great Pyramid of Khufu is one of the largest structures built by man even today 4,500 years since its construction. It is estimated that 2.3 million blocks averaging 2.5 tonnes a piece were used in the building the Pyramid with weights of the blocks ranging […]
Why Rent At Tiba Resort Tiba Resort located in Al Ahyaa Hurghada is going to make an ideal apart-hotel for those taking part in the many outdoor activities available on the Red Sea Riviera. With 2 large swimming pools, large sunbathing areas, a host of great facilities and one of the best Kitesurfing Clubs (Play […]
A Place In The Sun Winter Sun If you are anything like me, you will love nothing more than watching a few back to back episodes of A Place In The Sun Winter Sun edition and dreaming of getting away on holiday or better still owning your own piece of winter sun real estate… That […]
After the Brexit vote, Rivermead Global Ltd like every other business thought “so what is this going to do for our business?” as we market properties outside the EU we didn’t think it would affect us that much, we were wrong! It has had a huge positive effect for us, we have seen an increase […]
The gated resort of El Gouna, within the Red Sea Governorate of Hurghada has been chosen as the venue for the First Round of the International Kiteboarding Association (IKA) 2016 World Championships. This is amazing news for Hurghada and Egypt and highlights just how good the kiteboarding conditions are in this fantastic destination on The […]
The islands and reefs around Hurghada provide an opportunity to enjoy brisk drifts and easy bimbles in close proximity. Here’s two Red Sea classic dive sites in Hurghada… 1 Small Giftun Drift Looking across the sea from Hurghada, the view is dominated by the Giftun Islands. Small Giftun Island is, naturally, the smaller of the two […]
On Friday 8th January 2016, I like others saw breaking news headlines of a terrorist attack on a hotel in Hurghada (Bella Vista Resort Hotel). The headlines read “ISIS Gunmen Storm Hurghada Hotel, Killing Tourists” then the Chinese Whispers took over and I heard stories of terrorists coming out of the Red Sea like in […]
Buying Property In Hurghada – Ultimate Guide Last Updated 6th March 2017: When looking to buy a property in Hurghada it is very important to do your research. Most people will begin that search online. A quick Google search for “property in Hurghada” will pull up about 434,000 results. With so many results to look […]
Off Plan Property In Egypt LAST UPDATED April 16th 2016 : The latest resort to be launched in the Red Sea is Tiba View in Hurghada When buying Off Plan Property in Egypt, or any other country for that matter, it is important to consider the following things. Legality This point can not be stressed […]
Former Army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi is reported to have won the latest Egyptian presidential election with over 90% of the votes, a huge victory and one that shows how united the Egyptian people are in getting behind Sisi and his promise of a positive change for Egypt. This landslide victory, though impressive, came as […]
Property prices in Egypt Just like any where else, property prices in Egypt can vary dramatically depending on the area you are buying a property and the type of property… you are obviously going to be paying more for a beachfront Villa than you are a second line apartment with only a few facilities. News […]
Turmoil in Egypt has triggered a sharp fall in tourist numbers, but it is still safe, and if you go now you’ll have its treasures all to yourself The sun is soft and warm as I write this. It hangs delicately a little way above the westerly line of palms, mango and guava trees. The […]
Monarch, the leading scheduled leisure airline, has announced an expansion of its route network for summer 2014. A number of new destinations will operate for the first time, while some existing destinations will be served from more airports, one of these destinations being Hurghada, which is great news for Egypts tourism. Since the beginning of […]
There are some fantastic property deals currently available in the Red Sea Resorts of Hurghada, with small Studios from as little as £6,200. However, as you would expect at this price these are not large spacious apartments and when it comes to making the most from the property, you really need to think carefully […]
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism has announced a yearly budget of $40 million to be used solely to promote tourism in foreign markets. Since the beginning of last year, the ministry has spent $10 million to fund a public relations campaign to promote tourism throughout Egypt. Initiatives such as offering low cost package deals to the […]
Luxury finishes combined with picturesque views can turn a regular property abroad into a dream holiday home. High quality interiors with superb design have started to become the norm with many foreign developments and Egypt’s offerings are no different. Prime locations such as the Red Sea’s Hurghada and Sahl Hasheesh are the latest destinations Rivermead […]
MES is a new international school under British management. Using state of the art curriculum, motivating and enlightening the young minds of its students. The MES students will be educated by highly qualified academic teachers, both foreign and Egyptian, through fun and activity. The MES campus will have a safe, enjoyable green playground for the […]
Hurghada is situated along the beautiful Red Sea and has long been a holiday favourite with tourists. The area has become a property success for many international investors who have bought property either as a holiday home or as a buy-to-let. With an increase in flights from various airlines making the journey to Egypt the […]
Buying property or moving abroad can be a daunting experience for anybody. To truly discover a region we advise you do an inspection trip. For popular destinations such as Egypt’s Hurghada, it can be difficult to gain an understanding from a few pictures on a website or a brochure. Inspection trips can set you up […]
Sun, sea and sand are the solid requirements for a good holiday and with Hurghada offering all three in beautiful surroundings it’s clear to see why the Red Sea destination has become so popular with holidaymakers. Once a small fishing village, Hurghada is now considered a prime holiday destination as well as a property and […]
Given the range of watersports, beach attractions available and all-year-round temperatures it’s no surprise that the market is bouncing back quickly following the January 25th revolution in 2011. What is of surprise is the shift in appetite for one bedroom apartments. Hurghada is now one of our most sought-after destinations for one bedroomed property. It […]
Egypt’s Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou has announced the country is launching various measures to push tourism rates to 2010 levels and drive more investments into the Egyptian market. The conference was in association with the Ministry of Tourism and Egyptian Tourist Authority, and the announced tourism strategy is expected to see international investors benefit from […]
Okay, so the photo above may seem a little random for a blog on how to buy property in Egypt safely, but along with being ridiculously good looking (well, me at least haha), the Rivermead Global team above know all there is to know about how to buy property in Egypt safely and we are […]
The Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) has reported this week that the number of tourists visiting Egypt in February 2013 has increased by 12 percent compared to February 2012. The agency also revealed that a total of 845,000 tourists visited Egypt in February 2013, which is an increase on the 753,000 tourists […]
The beautiful Red Sea attracts thousands of tourists every year and Hurghada has become a popular destination as it offers holidaymakers the chance to unwind and relax with its picturesque beaches and crystal clear warm waters. Yet for those of you who fancy a change from relaxing on the beach there is a plethora of […]
The Egyptian government has committed to boosting Egypt’s cultural tourism at a ceremony marking the 90th anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb. The Ministry of Tourism is looking to diversify the tourism offerings in Egypt and open the country up to new markets. The ministry recognises cultural tourism as an area with great potential […]
With the increase in tourists to the Red Sea region, the real estate market in areas like Hurghada and Sahl Hasheesh are continuing to offer great returns for investors. Property in Egypt is providing a wealth of opportunity for those willing to invest and many are already seeing the rewards.
With a new government in place the country is now looking stronger than ever and it is proving to be a great investment opportunity where many investors are reaping the rewards of owning a property in Egypt.
Red Sea resorts in Hurghada and El Gouna are experiencing more tourists visiting the area to try out the new sport, which has become increasingly popular with water sports enthusiasts.
More than 12 million tourists are expected to visit Egypt by the end of 2012, a 23 percent rise on the previous year. The rise in tourists is good news for the country’s economy and has spread optimism across Egypt.
The news has caught the eyes of international investors, who are keen to take advantage of Egypt’s reasonably priced property sector before prices start to rise now the elections are over and business resumes back to normal.
Rivermead Global has professional experience in delivering furniture packs to large developments in Egypt and is known in the industry for its hands-on approach as well as attention to detail.
Egypt is internationally known to have the best weather conditions to learn and practise the sport with its all year round sun and crystal clear waters.
People who visit Port Ghalib will experience lavish surroundings mixed in with the traditional Egyptian way of life and most visitors leave the resort wanting to return
The number of tourists visiting Egypt in April reached 1.4 million and hoteliers in the Red Sea resorts have reported high occupancy levels.
Egypt has enjoyed a tourism increase of 32 percent in the first quarter of 2012 showing signs that the country has bounced back from the revolution in 2011.
The positive news has followed another great report from The Telegraph newspaper, which has recently revealed Egypt is leading the global markets in 2012.
Egypt’s tourism sector welcomed its highest number of tourists in 2010 and the news that the same levels of tourists are returning in 2012 has pleased investors.
Tiba Resort is the lastest of a line of Tiba Developments to be launched and is set to be the best of them all. We are registering people who are interested in Tiba Resort and want to be sent full details on the day of release. Tiba Resort is due to be released to the market next month and is already looking to be just as popular, if not more popular than previous Tibas.
Tourist numbers in Egypt have increased by 32 percent compared to the first quarter in 2011, rising from 1,894,044 to 2,500,301 tourists in 2012.
Egypt’s Red Sea resorts are a popular choice for divers to go on holiday as the Red Sea Riviera has the largest stretch of coastline and stunning underwater reefs.
Hurghada has all year round sunshine, warm waters and consistent wind conditions that are perfect for kitesurfing (also known as kiteboarding).
The daily newspaper reported the country is great for guaranteed sunshine without a long flight and is perfect for young children. The news article also describes the flight to Hurghada International Airport as a “no-frills” airline route.
News agency The Daily News Egypt has reported the spotlight is back on Egypt’s real estate sector now that property prices are stabilising and developers are recovering from disruptions last year.
The Daily Telegraph reported last year that most buyers want to use their overseas property themselves as a holiday home, for inheritance purposes, or for retirement reasons.
News agency Reuters has revealed this week that investors see Africa as the most attractive place to invest over the next ten years. According to the report, one in three are expected to put at least five percent of their portfolios into Africa by 2016.
Foreign investment is set to rise significantly in Egypt this year according to the report and international consumption is likely to pick up when the country’s political situation becomes clearer.
Once the elections are over and disputes in Cairo settle, property prices in Egypt are expected to rise again. Property experts have highlighted that if an individual is thinking of buying a property in Egypt, now is the best time to buy.
The festival will be a great start to 2012 for Egypt and is a chance for the Egyptians to celebrate what they have achieved.
The Egyptian Minister of Tourism Mounir Fakhry Abdel-Nour has announced tourists have brought in $9.5 billion in revenue this year and the festive season is expected to bring more tourists who want to celebrate Christmas and New Year in a warmer climate.
Since the revolution Cairo hotel occupancies are fairly low compared to the Red Sea resorts such as Hurghada and Sahl Hasheesh, which have been up over 70 percent since August.
Investors are looking at the long term rather than short term in Egypt and are seeing a great opportunity to invest in a country that will soon have a strong and stable economy.
Tourists are interested in seeing the effects of the revolution and tour companies are now incorporating the recent events into their schedules.
The Al Futtaim Group owns the rights to Marks and Spencer in the Middle East and the store is expected to generate substantial sales and be a huge success.
Italcementi Group is to introduce a new wind energy project in the Red Sea area and is expected to invest 140 million euros into the venture.
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Where are the Tiba Developments? Tiba Towers 1 was the original and first completed Tiba Development, this is located just off Sheraton Road in Old Town Hurghada. However the more recent of the Tiba Developments that are being built, some already complete, are in the Al Ahyaa region of Hurghada. Currently compared to central Hurghada, […]
The votes will be the first since the uprising that took place back in January, which saw President Hosni Mubarak fall in power after 30 years of autocratic rule.
Egypt has gained plenty of positive news recently, reporting that the country’s economy has grown 1.8 percent in the year to June 2011.
Egyptian Resorts have revealed they have spent 1.2 billion pounds on infrastructure work so far and plan to spend a further six billion pounds to upgrade infrastructure
The support businesses are receiving has helped investors continue to invest in the country and Egypt property is still a popular choice to buy a second home.
British retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) revealed last week that the company plans to open three stores in Egypt as part of a five-year expansion plan across the Middle East.
The increase of interest is set to encourage other investors, particularly property buyers who are recognising Egypt as a good place to invest in properties.
CIVETS is a fund that invests in Columbia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Egypt, Turkey and South Africa. The countries have been predicted to have the best economies and are the favourite places to invest.
Businesses like Amer Group are recognising that Egypt is a great place to invest and many businesses are choosing to set up a base in the country.
As the Egyptian tourism market returns to normal, The Independent newspaper has reported that it is the resort of Hurghada that is emerging in place of the previously popular Sharm el-Sheik.
Property experts have said Egypt’s economy will achieve strong and steady growth rates in the long term and will put Egypt in a good position amongst up and coming markets.
Egypt has long drawn the curious and tourist intrigued by its fascinating history, scorching heat and the romanticism of journeys along the Nile. While much of this attraction has historically focused around Giza and Cairo this is not where development or tourism investment has necessarily been most prominent in recent years, yet they remain immensely […]
The Egyptians have had the chance to speak on the new changes taking place in their country, this is the first time since they forced Hosni Mubarak to step down that they have had a chance to use their new voice.
Studio apartments for sale in Egypt We supply the highest quality self-contained studio apartments in Egypt, which combine living room, bedroom, kitchenette and bathroom space in an elegant yet efficient way. We only work with overseas property developers who have a proven track record and deliver the very best properties on the market. If you […]
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