Flats & Apartments for Sale in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, the capital of United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a lively city with modern architecture and a rich cultural heritage. The city has many options for residential living, made up of apartments, villas, townhouses, flats and studios with great views for comfortable living.

It is divided into several distinct areas, each with its own uniqueness, making it an attractive place for both locals and expatriates.

Although Abu Dhabi welcomes bothy locals and expats, there are some areas that are well preferred by expats. Areas like Saadiyat Island, Yas Island and Al Raha Beach are highly prioritised by expats. These areas have a mix of international lifestyles, entertainment and leisure activities.

Another famous place in Abu Dhabi for buying an apartment or studio flat is Al Reem island known for it's modern buildings and waterfront views. Yas Island welcomes entertainment and leisure and Al Raha Beach gives a feel of luxurious waterfront living and properties.

The areas for locals are Khalifa City, Al Mushrif and Al Bateen, which have larger villas and houses for sale, more privacy and closer to traditional markets and family oriented amenities. These areas have bigger homes, quieter environments and more local community feel.

Cost to Buy an Apartment, Flat or Studio in Abu Dhabi

The cost of buying an apartment, studio or flat in Abu Dhabi varies depending on the area, size and amenities. On average:

  • Studio Apartment: A studio apartment in Abu Dhabi ranges from AED 730,000 to AED 1,000,000, it's ideal for couples or singles.
  • 2 Bedroom Apartment: 2 bedroom apartment in Abu Dhabi typically cost between AED 750,000 to AED 1,800,000. It's great for small families looking for a spacious unit.
  • 3 Bedroom Apartment: 3 bedroom apartment in Abu Dhabi cost between AED 980,000 to AED 5,500,000. It's a perfect choice for those families who have kids and need some extra space.

Furnished vs Unfurnished Apartment for Sale in Abu Dhabi

When buying an apartment or flat in Abu Dhabi you can choose between furnished and unfurnished:

  • Furnished Apartments for Sale: These come fully fitted with furniture and appliances, perfect for moving into a ready home. Areas like Al Reem Island and Saadiyat Island have luxurious furnished options.
  • Unfurnished Apartments for Sale: These allow for personalisation and are often preferred by buyers who want to furnish their home according to their taste. Yas Island and Al Raha Beach have unfurnished options.

Process to Buy an Apartment in Abu Dhabi through MetaHomes

Buying an apartment, flat or studio in Abu Dhabi through MetaHomes is an easy and straight forward process.

  1. Go to www.metahomes.net on the web.
  2. Locate the search bar and enter "Abu Dhabi" then select "sale". You can filter your search by selecting the apartment type, number of bedrooms, location and even right down to budget. Yes! MetaHomes does that, too.
  3. Select any apartment of your choice. Metahomes makes it easier for you by providing detailed information like photos, property details and its features.
  4. The next step is to book a viewing request to visit the property in person. This gives you the opportunity to meet the property management for necessary negotiations.
  5. Complete the property transfer process through the relevant authorities, mostly DLD.