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Old Feb 19th 2005, 2:46 pm
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Originally Posted by DubaiExpat
Dhs1200 is no where near enough I'm afraid.
Hmm, I'm just wondering r y everyone tells me a diferrent thing
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Originally Posted by DubaiExpat
FD, when we drove around Jumeirah, taking down numbers put up on villas or getting the owner's number off the watchman, we found very good deals for very nice houses. Dhs100k for a house that would be Dhs120k from an agent, and Dhs90k if it was just one cheque!

Have you still got those numbers?
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Hey put all our monies together and have a huge **** off place by the sea....oh and Uncle B can sleep in the outhouse, I am sure he does anyhoooo

God imagine the parties we would have :scared:
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Old Feb 19th 2005, 2:49 pm
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Originally Posted by DubaiExpat
FD, when we drove around Jumeirah, taking down numbers put up on villas or getting the owner's number off the watchman, we found very good deals for very nice houses. Dhs100k for a house that would be Dhs120k from an agent, and Dhs90k if it was just one cheque!

Might try that got to get out of here - otherwise known as Coronation Street :scared:
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Have you still got those numbers?
I haven't unfortunately this was back in December but I do remember seeing what I thought was quite a good deal on a website lately, it was 90K for a 4 bedroom with seperate maid's room in Jumeirah, shall I PM you the details?
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Might try that got to get out of here - otherwise known as Coronation Street :scared:

Naahh that's SZR :scared:
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Old Feb 19th 2005, 2:51 pm
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Originally Posted by DubaiExpat
I haven't unfortunately this was back in December but I do remember seeing what I thought was quite a good deal on a website lately, it was 85K for a 4 bedroom in Jumeirah, shall I PM you the details?

Thanks that would be great xx
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Thanks that would be great xx
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Old Feb 19th 2005, 3:05 pm
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Naahh that's SZR :scared:
You've not been here :scared: In fact no a bit more like moss side
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You've not been here :scared: In fact no a bit more like moss side

I've never been there either
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Welcome to the site.

Well if you've checked the faq, there are quite a few places and links you could try there...
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Default Re: Accommodation in Dubai wanted

Originally Posted by D@rling
Hmm, I'm just wondering r y everyone tells me a diferrent thing
Hi D@rling. Welcome to the site......... AED 1200 is really not good enuf. Its far too low an amount, even for shed accom. The others r right. Tyr the FAQ's for more info and do raise ur budget for ur accom.
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Old Feb 20th 2005, 7:58 am
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Originally Posted by D@rling
Well, as I dont know how much I'll be getting paid if I ever find a job, I was thinking about the rent up to 1200 Dhs/month, definitely prefer a sharing accommodation in the beginning.

1200??

uncle B's couch

sorry couldn't hold the joke
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1200??

uncle B's couch

sorry couldn't hold the joke
No chance with that sort of money.

2000-2500 very minimum
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Old Feb 20th 2005, 8:14 am
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Originally Posted by D@rling
Hey guys,

Im coming to Dubai on March 15 to look for a job overthere. Im looking for any kind of decent accommodation (anything is better than an expensive hotel). I've checked all the ads on the internet but didnt find anything decent. Any seriously meant advice would be appreciated.
Btw Im european female aged 24.

Hi darling,

How long are you willing to share accomodation?
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