ABOUT DISTRICT 12
District 12 is part of Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), which is a gated community with a village-style setting. Jumeirah Village Circle is a project of Nakheel and among the most popular areas in Dubai for buying and renting villas. District 12 consists of villas townhouses and apartments, surrounded by landscaped gardens and with easy access to all amenities of life.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Project of Nakheel
- Sub-community of Jumeirah Village Circle
- Community-based on village style setting
- Well-connected to the rest of the city via Al Khail Road
- All the amenities of life present nearby
District 12 is a promising project of Nakheel Builders that has open spaces, spacious homes and beautiful surroundings. The following aspects characterise District 12:
- A gated community, with complete security and privacy for residents.
- 5 minutes away from both entrances and Al Khail Road.
- Property types include villas, townhouses and apartments.
District 12 is on the southern side of JVC, near the central park. There is a good number of supermarkets, schools, pharmacies, restaurants and retail shops close to District 12.
PROPERTIES IN DISTRICT 12
District 12 has all the property types that JVC has to offer. Apartments, villas and townhouses available for rent and sale come with modern facilities like CCTV security and waste disposal systems.
The community has studio, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments. Details on rent and sale of the apartments in District 12 are as below.
- 2-bedroom apartments can be rented for AED 78k to AED 94k.
- Sale prices for studio apartments are about AED 450k.
The villas in District 12 are divided into 4-bedroom and 5-bedroom categories. Sale prices for villas start at about 2.2M. The pricing trends are given below.
- 4-bedroom and 5-bedroom villas can be rented at about AED 135k.
- Sale prices for 3-bedroom villas are about AED 2.2M.
- Sale prices for 4-bedroom villas are about AED 3.9M
Townhouses are also available for rent and sale in District 12. The pricing details for townhouses available for rent are given below.
- 2-bedroom townhouses can be rented at AED 105k to AED 130k.
- 4-bedroom townhouses have rental prices around AED 135k.
Pricing details for buying townhouses in District 12 are given below.
- Sale prices for 1-bedroom townhouses range between AED 1.1M to AED 1.2M.
- 2-bedroom townhouses have sale prices ranging from AED 1.25M to AED 1.6M.
- 3-bedroom townhouses can be bought for about AED 2.15M.
- Sale prices for 4-bedroom townhouses range from AED 2M to AED 2.8M.
All the properties have good access to all the amenities and the road network within the community. There are separate parking spaces for all property types. Townhouses and villas come with private lawns/gardens.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN DISTRICT 12
The properties come with private parking spaces in District 12, so parking has never been an issue for its residents.
JVC is centrally located in the city and surrounded by important areas. Residents will find it very easy commuting to important places of the city including top malls, entertainment places and commercial hubs.
Al Khail Road is about 5 minutes away, whereas Mohammed Bin Zayed Road is about 7 minutes from District 12. Sheikh Zayed Road is also nearby and will take about 15 minutes to reach. These three roads connect the area to the rest of the city.
The public transportation in District 12 is mostly about buses as there are plenty of bus stations within the community. The nearest bus station is JVC, Nakheel Villas T12 1, which is just a 3-minute walk away. Taxis are also available but outside the community gates. Mall of the Emirates Metro Station is the nearest metro station and is about 14 minutes away.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR DISTRICT 12
Supermarkets near district 12 include some of the best supermarkets in Dubai. Popular names like Spinneys and West Zone Fresh Supermarket are less than 4 minutes away for residents of District 12. Nearest one is the Holiday Minimart, about 2 minutes away. Other options include Cistys, Blue Mart JVC 1, The Express Cart Supermarket JVC and Jame Jam Supermarket.
MOSQUES NEAR DISTRICT 12
There are 4 mosques near District 12 that can be accessed without passing the community gates. Three of these mosques are unnamed. Saleh Bin Lahej Mosque is about 5 minutes away.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR DISTRICT 12
Nearest Church is the Casa De Oracion in Al Barsha, about 13 minutes away. Residents belonging to Hindu faith can travel to Shiva Temple, Shree Krishna Haveli and Shiridi Sai Baba Mandir in Al Fahidi in about 34 minutes. Gurunanak Darbar in Jebel Ali Village, about 19 minutes away, is the nearest Sikh Gurudwara.
SCHOOLS NEAR DISTRICT 12
There are plenty of nurseries and schools near District 12, within JVC and outside. Popular ones include:
- Stepping Stones Kids Amusement (3 minutes away)
- Kids World Nursery JVC (6 minutes away)
- Jumeirah International Nursery (13 minutes away)
Stepping Stones Kids Amusement is part of a popular chain of nurseries and pre-schools in UAE. Started in Abu Dhabi, Stepping Stones has spread its branches through provision of good learning environment and well trained teaching staff.
Schools near District 12 include:
- JSS International School (5 minutes away)
- UEG School (6 minutes away)
- Vondra’s School (6 minutes away)
JSS International School is developed by JSS Mahavidyapeetha (JSSMVP), which runs about 125 schools in India, USA, Mauritius, and UAE. The school follows Indian Curriculum for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12. The school provides an opportunity for students to participate in extra-curricular activities like Swimming, Basketball, Chess, Athletics, Squash, Cricket, Football, Yoga, Volleyball and Table Tennis. The school is located within the JVC.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR DISTRICT 12
Just like other areas of Dubai, JVC has plenty of healthcare facilities nearby. Top Clinics and Hospitals near District 12 are:
- Your Health Clinic, Dubai Sports City (11 minutes away)
- Emirates Hospital Day Surgery & Medical Center, Motor City (13 minutes away)
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital (14 minutes away)
Emirates Hospital and Mediclinic are counted among the top hospitals in Dubai. Their high rating is due to their excellent services for patients suffering from different ailments. Both these hospitals have the latest medical equipment and professional staff.
Neighbouring areas of District 12, JVC are:
- Al Barsha
- Dubai Sports City
- Motor City
- Dubai Production City
- Jumeirah Village Triangle
- The Springs Community
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR DISTRICT 12
Residents will find numerous shopping centres and malls near District 12. Popular ones include:
- Circle Mall
- Al Barsha Mall
- Mall of the Emirates
The Circle Mall is still in process of construction. It is located within JVC and will become a convenient shopping option for the people of District 12 once completed.
Mall of the Emirates is one of the best malls in Dubai. It houses more than 600 stores, which ensure a wide range of shopping options. Apart from shopping, activities at Mall of the Emirates include watching movies at VOX Cinemas and rock climbing at Go Sports Outlet. The mall is also home to Ski Dubai.
RESTAURANTS NEAR DISTRICT 12
There are numerous restaurant near District 12 which are located within JVC. Popular ones include:
- Marmarita Restaurant
- Coop Restaurant
- Lokmat Baladna
- Desert Wok Restaurant JVC
- Jeita Restaurant
- Golden Plates Restaurant
- Teeneh ow Zeytoneh
- Wide Range Restaurant JVC
There are some more restaurants located in JVC. All these restaurants provide a wide range of choices in terms of cuisine and dining style. Residents of District 12 will find furthermore options in neighbouring areas of JVC, which are also easily accessible.
BEACHES NEAR DISTRICT 12
One of the most attractive things about Dubai is a visit to one of its exotic beaches. The nearest beaches for residents of District 12 are JBR Beach, Kite Beach and the open beach in Jumeirah. All of them are less than 30 minutes away and offer a wide range of beach activities including volleyball and swimming. The beaches also have a good variety of food available at the nearby restaurant.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
For golf lovers, JVC and its surroundings are exceedingly attractive. Two of Dubai’s most popular golfing facilities are located nearby. The Address Montgomerie and The Els Golf Club have a variety of dining and retail options along with the golf courses.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
The JVC has 33 landscaped parks within its boundaries, which are extremely popular with couples and families living in the community. People can spend their leisure time strolling and jogging along the tracks under the array of well-maintained trees.
JVC also has a number of gyms, which are all easily accessible from District 12. Popular ones are Prime Fitness JVC, New Life Fitness Gym, R Boot Camp and Backyard.
There are plenty of spas and salons near District 12 as well. Some of them are:
- Blue Beach Gents Salon
- Spirals Beauty Salon
- Craig/Silvy’s Place Dubai
There are other options for self-care in JVC, which are all located close to District 12. The salons and spas for both men and women are easily accessible from District 12.
The Address Montgomerie regularly holds events related to golf around the year. People who are interested in golfing events would find it an attractive option.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents of District 12 can join a number of Facebook groups to interact with other residents and discuss matters related to the community. A few of those groups are Jumeirah Village Circle Community, Jumeirah Village Circle, Jumeirah Village Circle - Residents and Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC) Pet Owners.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Life in Jumeirah Village Circle is peaceful, luxurious, convenient and secure. Those who want to live away from the hustle bustle of the big city would like this community.
- Located in Jumeirah Village Circle
- On a distance of 5 minutes from the main entrance of JVC.
- Al Khail Road is 5 minutes away.
- Downtown Dubai is on a 25-minute drive away
- Dubai Media City, Internet City and Dubai Marina are 20 minutes away