Explore Dubai: Why residents rave about Town Square community

  • Date: 11-Jan-2023
  • Source: Gulf News
  • Sector:Real Estate
  • Country:UAE
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Explore Dubai: Why residents rave about Town Square community

Dubai: If you think of Dubai as nothing but skyscrapers, sand dunes, superhighways and sun-kissed white sand beaches, you’re about right. But that’s not all. Its horizontally built-up “parcels”, especially in the "New Dubai" freehold districts are certainly worth exploring, and vastly more fascinating. How? More than the majestic high-rises, set your gaze upon the vibrant nooks — and discover the greenery-amid-a-desert kind of spread. Town Square's green spaces, tranquil neighbourhood, easy access are compelling reasons for its mini-city-within-a-city vibe. It also happens to be light on the pocket. Since its 2015 launch, the development has been a big draw to younger, up-and-coming residents. Property investors, too, have found it worth their money. Its main pull: larger units, parks spanning 154,000 square metres (or 15.4 hectares — the equivalent of more than 28 football pitches), for starters. There are 16 community gardens (and counting), retail/town centres as well as leisure activities and a number of dining options. To the designer and developers’ unbounded credit, it’s a complete community package. Take it from Portuguese couple Frederico Martins and Tatiana Martinho. In 2020, amid the pandemic, they upgraded their living space, by moving to Town Square Dubai. “We took advantage of the