ABOUT GREEN COMMUNITY
Green Community Motor City is a sub-district in Motor City, a master residential project by Union Properties. Located on Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, the parent community lies between Dubai Sports City and Arabian Ranches community. Union Properties is one of Dubai’s leading real estate developers and Motor City is their third innovative project after DIP and Green Community Dubai. Not to mention, Motor City presents a laid-back family oriented area developed especially for motorsport fans. There are commercial towers, apartment buildings, retail centres, motorsport facilities and a noticeable number of villas and townhouses. And, it is home to Dubai Autodrome – the hub of Kartdrome and car race.
Green Community features lake view apartments and houses for rent and sale. Therefore, it is a plus for home hunters and investors alike. While luxurious homes are more in number, the community also offers affordable options to small families. Launched in 2005, the project was completed in 2010 with 127 ready villas and 159 townhouses. Residents here enjoy easy access to convenience stores, shops, parks and other recreational facilities.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A sub-community in Motor City
- Freehold area
- A villa community with lakes and parks
- A sector with lesser buzz and fury on roads
- Family-oriented and gated sub-district
Green Community is a popular villa district with a pleasant environment. It is a gated community providing round-the-clock security, landscaped areas and luxurious properties. Although the community is comparatively smaller, it offers all the basic facilities including:
- Health club with a swimming pool
- Jogging and biking tracks
- Parks and playgrounds
The community is an ideal fit for both motorsport lovers and those who prefer a quiet surrounding. The presence of a retail centre and the Day Care Centre makes the community likable among residents.
PROPERTIES IN GREEN COMMUNITY
One can find a variety of residential properties in Green Community Motor City that are suitable for families and couples alike. There’s a small cluster of apartments for sale known as Terraced Apartments. These units especially come with a spacious terrace with views of the lakes and gardens. Buying a typical 3-bedroom apartment in Green Community costs around AED 2M to AED 3.4M. Ordinarily, the difference in prices is because of the coverage area ranging from 3,300 sq. ft. to 4,364 sq. ft.
On the other hand, luxurious houses span across 7,000 sq. ft. Home hunters can choose from a variety of family villas, luxury villas and townhouses.
- Asking price of 3-bedroom villas is AED 2.8M while for 4-bed houses in Green Community, it is AED 3.26M at the minimum.
- Larger 5-bed villas cost between AED 3.9M and AED 6.3M.
Similarly, townhouses are a preferred option for relatively smaller families. These properties usually cover around 4,176 sq. ft. of an area while the total coverage for villas ranges between 5,400 sq. ft. and 7,075 sq. ft. Therefore, prices are comparatively lower. For instance, a typical 3-bedroom townhouse is priced at AED 3.5M.
One can also go for rental properties in the area coming in various configurations.
- To rent a 4-bedroom house you will need at least AED 180k per annum.
- Whereas, the minimum annual rent of a 5-bedroom villa is AED 225k.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN GREEN COMMUNITY
Public transportation in Green Community Motor City is limited at the moment. While there are no direct metros, one can access the community by bus - F29. To commute to and from the area, one can board a taxi. Online cabs are most popular here.
Also, there are plenty of parking spaces in Green Community. Regardless of the property you choose, you will have enough space to park a couple of vehicles. Apartment buildings have a dedicated space either in the basement or on the street while villas have covered parking garages.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
Spinneys is the go-to option for all kinds of regular shopping. Lying within the area, it is rather a small branch of Dubai’s top supermarket chain. However, there is another bigger Spinneys’ outlet only 4 minutes away. Other supermarkets near Green Community are Carrefour Market, LIFCO Supermarket and Blue Mart in Studio City. All these options are only a few minutes away. Zoom Minimart is a convenience store, also about 4 minutes away.
MOSQUES IN GREEN COMMUNITY
There is a community mosque in Green Community Motor City, Al Adel Mosque. Residents can also visit Sharbatly Mosque, Masjid Hasan Abbas and Al Eman Mosque nearby. All these mosques are accessible within 3 to 5 minutes.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
The closest option for churches near Green Community is Mitchem about 21 minutes away in Dubai Investments Park. Also, a few more churches can be found in the neighbouring localities. These include The Gatekeepers Weekday Warehouse, Seventh Day Adventist Church and Emirates Baptist Church.
SCHOOLS NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
You can easily find a few educational institutes within and outside the community. Nearby nurseries are:
- Emirates British Nursery
- Jebel Ali Village Nursery
- Building Blocks Nursery and Child Enrichment Centre
Similarly, there are quite a few options for schools near Green Community Motor City including:
- GEMS United School
- GEMS Metropole School
- Victory Heights Primary School
GEMS United School is in Dubai Sports City offering American curriculum while GEMS Metropole School is 3 minutes away in Uptown Motor City.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
Notable clinics and hospitals near Garden Community include:
- Medcare Medical Centre
- Prime Medical Center
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital
- Dr. Tazeen Gynaecologist and Polyclinic
- Crystal White Specialty Dental Clinic
- Plato Chiropractic Health Clinic
Medcare Medical Centre is in The Ribbon Mall. It offers an array of healthcare services such as Bariatric surgery, Dermatology, Cardiology, E.N.T., Family Medicine, General Practice, Neurosurgery, Paediatrics, Physiotherapy and Orthopaedics.
Green Community Motor City is situated between Victoria Heights and Arabian Ranches. Following communities surround the area:
- Dubai Sports City
- Dubai Studio City
- Jumeirah Village Circle
Dubai Sports City neighbours the area on the west while Arabian Ranches 2 and residential sub-communities in Arabian Ranches 1 are on the east. The sub-districts are accessible in less than 15 minutes by car. Whereas, Dubai Studio City and JVC are to the south and north, respectively.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
There are some malls near Green Community for quick shopping fixes. These are:
- The Ribbon Mall
- First Avenue Mall
- My City Centre Al Barsha
The Ribbon is only a few minutes from Green Community. It has retail outlets, fashion stores, restaurants and cafés.
RESTAURANTS NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
Foodies can find many restaurants near Green Community. There are a few options in The Ribbon such as:
- Johnny Rockets
- Crumbs Elysee
- The Cycle Bistro
- Reem Al Bawadi
- Operation Falafel
- Friends Avenue Café
- Broccoli Pizza and Pasta
Some cafés and bars are also nearby such as Kickers Sports Bar with an outdoor arrangement and midnight meals. Other options include Birdies Sports Bar in Arabian Ranches Golf Club, The Kana Café, Circle Café and Caporilli’s.
BEACHES NEAR GREEN COMMUNITY
There are quite a few beaches near Green Community Motor City. Famous Jumeirah Beach is 25 minutes away and JBR Beach is also in proximity. Marina Beach is also less than 30 minutes from the town. It is famous for warm and clean water and Ferris wheel.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Popular landmarks near the area include:
- Dubai Autodrome
- The Els Club
- Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club
- Dubai Miracle Garden
Golfers can also avail the opportunity as there are many golf courses in proximity such as:
- Trump International Golf Course and Clubhouse
- Jumeirah Golf Estate Clubhouse
- Address Montgomerie
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
For fitness and workout sessions, one can head towards:
- Bharat Thakur Artistic Yoga
- Snap Fitness Motor City
- FitRepublic Fitness Center
Moreover, there are many salons and spa nearby, such as:
- Chi Nail Spa
- The Loft Fifth Avenue
- Cocoon Nail Spa
As the name suggests, Green Community Motor City has landscaped gardens and lakes. It is a friendly and vibrant community with dedicated BBQ areas, playgrounds, jogging tracks and parks. Caston Park, JVC Park and Circle Community Park are some family parks nearby. Safa Park and Rugby Park in DSC are also close by.
While Motor City doesn’t host events, residents can still catch up with the hottest celebrations and happening events in the neighbouring localities. Especially, its two closest neighbours, Dubai Sports City and Arabian Ranches have events and celebrations throughout the year. DSC hosts community festivals like Halloween and Christmas parties. Second, The Dome is an indoor sports field that hosts massive Oktoberfest. Third, cricket fans can right away go to Dubai International Stadium to witness international tournaments.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
There is a Facebook group called Green Community Motor City Social for residents to get updates about the residential area.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Green Community is rather quiet and quaint, fit for those who want a healthy surrounding with no chaos on the streets. If you’re willing to be closer to city lights and tall towers, the place might not meet your expectations. Also, until the public transport system is developed, residents will have to use private conveyance. However, it is easy to hail a taxi or book a cab online.
- Located on Hessa Street D61, along Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road E311
- 6 minutes from Dubai Autodrome
- 10 minutes from Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club
- Dubai Miracle Garden is 10 minutes away
- Neighbouring Al Barsha South, Dubai Sports City, JVC, Arabian Ranches and Dubai Studio City.