- Top reasons for renting in International City
- Popular areas for renting in International City
- Villas in International City
International City Dubai has consistently gained popularity over the years for its affordable residences, convenient location and plethora of amenities. If you’re looking for community living without a hefty price tag, International City could be the right place for you. Find out about the most popular areas with apartments for rent in International City Dubai and other important facts about the community.
TOP REASONS FOR RENTING IN INTERNATIONAL CITY
In Bayut’s Dubai Market Report of Q3 2020, International City has ranked amongst the top areas to rent apartments in Dubai. The apartments, townhouses and villas for rent in International City are in-demand for a number of reasons.
International City Dubai is best known for its affordable prices. The area offers residents a charming community, without burning a hole in their pocket. The cheap apartments in International City Dubai are ideal for residents who don’t want to spend too much money on rent.
Those living in the apartments for rent in International City can easily access other parts of Dubai through Al Awir Road (E44) and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311). Renting in International City Dubai also means you are close to other residential neighbourhoods like Dubai Silicon Oasis, Academic City and Al Warqa’a. Another benefit of living in International City Dubai is that Dubai International Airport is only 15 minutes away.
Everyday amenities like grocery stores, supermarkets, pharmacies and clinics are present in every cluster in International City. Foodies will also enjoy the top restaurants in International City. Moreover, there are nurseries in the community adding extra convenience to its residents. You will also find a number of schools near International City Dubai.
LEISURE AND SHOPPING
Residents living in International City can visit Dragon Mart for various recreational pursuits. These massive shopping malls feature retail outlets, restaurants, supermarkets and outdoor boulevards. Also, City Centre Mirdif is 14 minutes away from the area.
The clusters feature amazing apartments for rent in International City. The colour scheme and style of the clusters in International City Dubai reflect the country it is named after. It makes for an interesting and unique living experience that can only be found in Dubai International City.
POPULAR AREAS FOR RENTING IN INTERNATIONAL CITY
If you are planning to move to the neighbourhood, here are some of the top areas with apartments for rent in International City Dubai.
- Phase 2
- Spain Cluster
- England Cluster
- Central Business District
- France Cluster
Based on searches conducted by users on Bayut over the past 12 months
Phase 2 in International City is the most sought-after area to rent apartments. This is followed by the Spain and England Clusters, Central Business District and France Cluster. Read on to find out more about these areas in International City and average prices to rent apartments here.
Leading the list of popular areas with apartments for rent in International City is also its newest sector called Phase 2. Located right behind Phase 1, this new sub-community is bordered by Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road and Al Manama Street and is close to Dubai Silicon Oasis. Phase 2 consists of brand-new spacious apartments that come with amenities like swimming pools, sauna rooms and gymnasiums. Once fully developed, Phase 2 will offer residents lush green spaces and sports facilities to enjoy.
As far as rental prices for apartments in Phase 2 are concerned, it averages at AED 35k. Studio apartments for rent in Phase 2 are available at AED 23k annually. You can find 1-bedroom apartments for rent in Phase 2 for an average of AED 34k per year. There are also 2-bedroom apartments for rent in Phase 2, which have an average annual rent of AED 48k.
International City’s Spain Cluster has emerged as the second most popular area to rent apartments in the area. This cluster offers renters the choice of affordable studios, 1 and 2-bedroom apartments in International City. Residents living in Spain Cluster have easy access to fitness centres, cafeterias, restaurants and nurseries. Moreover, the buildings in the Spain Cluster are painted in warm and earthy colours that give the area a cheerful vibe.
The average annual price for studio apartments for rent in Spain Cluster is AED 21k. On the other hand, you can obtain 1-bedroom apartments for rent in Spain Cluster for an average of AED 31k per year. If you are looking for a larger space, you can check out the 2-bedroom apartments which can be rented for an average price of AED 42k per year.
The next most popular area with apartments for rent in International City Dubai is England Cluster. With low-rise buildings painted in peach, white and brick red colours, England Cluster has a charming feel to it. Those living in the flats for rent in International City will be in proximity to the retail attractions at Dragon Mart. England Cluster also has easy access to Al Awir Road (E44). For those who rely on public transportation, the apartments in England Cluster are located close to a couple of bus stops in International City.
Currently, there are only 1-bedroom and studio flats for rent in England Cluster International City. The average prices for rental apartments in England Cluster is AED 26k. The rental price for studios is AED 21k and for 1-bedroom units is AED 30k.
CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT
Central Business District (CBD) is located at the heart of International City Dubai and boasts contemporary style mid-rise buildings. This residential sub-community is popular for its spacious apartments, which range from studios to 3-bedroom units.
Like the rest of the community, the apartments for rent in CBD International City benefit from having convenience stores, dry cleaners and laundrettes nearby. Central Business District also has plenty of bus stations, ideal for those who commute via public transport.
The average rental price for apartments in Central Business District is AED 36k. However, those looking at studio flats for rent can get them for an average annual rent of AED 25k. Meanwhile, average rental prices are AED 35k for 1-bedroom units and AED 48k for 2-bedroom units in Central Business District.
Potential tenants can also look at apartments for rent in France Cluster when considering International City. This cosy and comfortable neighbourhood also has low-rise buildings that offer spacious, well-maintained apartments. France Cluster is home to a number of supermarkets like Carrefour, Lulu Express and Union Coop, adding more convenience for residents in International City.
Currently, the apartments for rent in France Cluster are limited to studios and 1-bedroom units. The average price for renting apartments in France Cluster is AED 26k, making it the most affordable sub-community in the list. The average price to rent studio flats in France Cluster is AED 21k per year, while 1-bedroom flats can be rented out at AED 30k on average.
ARE THERE VILLAS FOR RENT IN INTERNATIONAL CITY DUBAI TOO?
Aside from clusters that offer rental apartments, International City is also home to spacious townhouses or attached villas. Warsan Village, located on the edge of International City, boasts affordable 3-bedroom villas. The villas for rent in Warsan Village are great for families, who want bigger living spaces and enjoy serene community living. These homes are designed in a contemporary style with modern interiors and finishing. Tenants can make use of the community clubhouse and will enjoy retail and dining outlets at the upcoming Warsan Souk.
Want to rent villas in Warsan Village? The average price for these units is AED 79k, which is relatively inexpensive compared to other villa communities in Dubai.
That brings an end to MyBayut’s guide to the best places with villas and new apartments for rent in International City Dubai. There are several choices for Dubai renters looking for affordable residences. Before moving here, take a look at what it’s like living in International City, to see if it’s the right community for you. You should also know that, in case of any trouble with your landlord, you can file for a rental dispute in Dubai.
Sold on International City and looking to buy property here? See MyBayut’s round-up of the best areas to buy apartments in International City.