District One

District One is a residential community in MBR City Mohammed Bin Rashid City.

District One

About District One

  • District One is a residential community in MBR City (Mohammed Bin Rashid City).
  • It is an AED 35 billion project launched in 2014 by the collaboration of Meydan Sobha and District One Developers.
  • At the end of 2017, the first villas in District One were finished, and the rest of the development was completed in 2019.
  • The development consists of 7 sub-communities with an area of 501 hectares (1,240 acres)

Key takeaways

Bedrooms
1 to 7
Built up area
6,100 to 32,000 sq. ft.
Plot size
7,500 to 32,000 sq. ft.
Number of units
267
Unit types
Villas & Apartments

Presentation


District One is a residential community in MBR City (Mohammed Bin Rashid City). It is an AED 35 billion project launched in 2014 by the collaboration of Meydan Sobha and District One Developers. Other companies involved in the project were AE7 as Architectural Consultant, MS Construction and Wade Adams as Building Contractors, and Turner International Middle East as Project Manager. At the end of 2017, the first villas in District One were finished, and the rest of the development was completed in 2019. The development consists of 7 sub-communities with an area of 501 hectares (1,240 acres). 65% of the community’s area is devoted to green spaces, which means 26 million sq. ft. of open and green spaces for parks and lagoons. District One offers a unique living experience, as 7km of man-made waterbody encircles the area, created with a patent technology that keeps the water looking crystal blue.

District One is located in MBR City. Situated close to the Business Bay, the development is home to thousands of professionals and families who work in the Business Bay District. The area is well connected to the rest of Dubai with E44 Al Khail Road and the D69 Al Maydan Road, which pass by the district. Other nearby areas of District One include Al Quoz, Meydan, and Downtown Dubai. In District One, two types of properties are mainly available for residence: apartments and villas. For apartments, you can find 1, 2, and 3-bedroom units with areas ranging from 600 sq. ft. to 2,000 sq. ft., while there are commonly 3, 4, and 5-bedroom villas with areas around 9,000 sq. ft. to 13,000 sq. ft. of floor space.

Parking spaces will not be an issue for the residents of District One, as most of the villas have at least one parking garage. Visitors can park on the streets, as no major commercial districts are in the development. Those who want to use the public transport system can use the nearest Red Line Metro in Business Bay, which can be accessed in a 6-minute drive. The closest bus station is the Al Quoz Intersection bus stop, which is just a 4-minute drive away from the development. People who want to visit famous attractions and landmarks near District One will have plenty of options. Dubai Fountain is one of the most popular attractions in Dubai, with over 6,000 high-intensity lights that put on an amazing water show at night. It is 10 minutes away from the building. Another good attraction for golf lovers is The Track Meydan Golf, which is located on Al Meydan Rd and can be reached in 10 to 12 minutes by car.

If you are looking for good schools near the development, most of them are located in Al Quoz. The Clarion is located at D13 Al Asayel Street, which is just 6 minutes away from District One. Some other nearby schools are Dubai International School Al Quoz and Springdales School Dubai. You can reach these schools by car in 10 minutes. District One residents have convenient access to nearby healthcare facilities. The closest clinic is iCARE Clinics, a multi-speciality clinic located just 9 minutes away from the development. For those in need of hospitals, The Medcare Hospital is just 6 minutes away, and the Iranian Safa Polyclinic Hospital is a short 7-minute drive from the community.

District One is a great place to live for those who want to stay close to major business centres. It also offers beautiful surroundings and excellent amenities for a comfortable lifestyle. Everything about this area is perfect for families and individuals who want convenience and luxury at the same time.

Amenities

  • Security gate
  • High-speed internet
  • Video security
  • Common courtyard
  • Common garden
  • Common terrace
  • Prayer room
  • BBQ area
  • Residents lounge area
  • Gymnasium
  • Sauna
  • Tennis court
  • Retail area
  • Overflow pool
  • Pet Friendly

The properties

Meydan Sobha

Meydan Sobha is a joint venture of The Meydan Group and Sobha Group that have developed 45 million square feet of freehold land into an exclusive destination of luxury villas and mansions amidst expansive green parks and lagoons within the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City. Reputed to define quality and high standards, the Meydan Group owns and operates a number of Dubai’s most prestigious leisure, cultural and business developments. Sobha Group on the other hand, with a reputation of quality projects which are delivered on time, perfectly fits the brief for this prominent freehold residential initiative within Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City. The group has taken on board several Islamic and non-Islamic banks for offering mortgage finance its customers.

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