Strategic Real Estate Development Advisory

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Projects- Real Estate - Real Estate Development - Real Estate Development Management - Ahmad Khalaf - Latitude Developments

Ahmad Khalaf advises his clients to avoid competing in mass and monotonous markets. On the contrary, he focuses on identifying undersupplied market segments that offer higher margins. Also, Ahmad works on reducing capital and operational expenses. Accordingly, Khalaf enables his clients to reap more massive yields. Following is a list of few of his latest projects. Commercial Real […]

Real Estate Development-Commercial

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Projects - Mix-use - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf - Real Estate Development Training

A semi-government agency intends to develop a new mix-use development. Due to continued development activities and the ample supply pipeline, the approach was to create high differentiation across the development program. At the same time, the plan entends to maintain superior affordability and functionality to the potential tenant. The development program concentrates on pedestrian mobility. The project revives […]

Real Estate Development-Infrastructure

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Projects - Data Centre - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

A semi-government agency intends to develop a science and technology park. The mandate included the identification of the specific sub-industry to promote, as well as advising on the required technical, legal and economic framework to enable the success of the project. In the first place, a full macro and microeconomic research initiated the main direction for the proposed […]

Real Estate Development-Hospitality

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Projects - Hospitality - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

A prominent real estate investor wanted to develop a five-star hotel in Dubai. In the first place, a full macro and microeconomic research indicated a decline in the sector’s growth rates due to reaching maturity. Moreover, the detailed value generator analysis specified a reduction in growth rates from traditional feeding cities to Dubai. However, the study […]

Real Estate Development-Industrial

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Projects - Industrial - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

A prominent group of investors requested advice on what to develop. In the first place, a full macro and microeconomic research indicated a decline in the supply of industrial plots due to limited space availability in current industrial zones and continuous growth in demand. Moreover, the detailed value generator analysis specified higher growth rates in logistics and […]

Real Estate Development-Education

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Projects - Education - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

A prominent business group in Oman wanted to invest in education. In the first place, a full macro and microeconomic research indicated a decline in the sector’s growth rates due to reaching maturity. However, the value generator analysis offered an opportunity. Due to the Arab Spring, international students seeking to learn Arabic Language and Middle Eastern […]

Real Estate Development-Land

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Projects - Land Development - Ahmad Khalaf - Latitude Developments

A government agency in the GCC wanted to look into a solution for the ever depleting agricultural land. The mandate included an analysis of the current problems, research of potential solutions, a plan to engage local investors, developers as well as the young generation into the food production sector. The GCC import 50% to 80% […]

Real Estate Development-Residential

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Projects - Housing - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

An investor wanted to develop a residential property which he owns. The development strategy indicated the need for high differentiation levels to avoid competing in the current highly repetitive and monotonous market. The project includes 16 townhouses residential complex forming aggregates of three modular residential units that vary in size between 175 sq.m and 240 […]

Real Estate Development-Mix-Use

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Real Estate Development - Mix-use - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

A leading family office in Pakistan intends to revisit its real estate portfolio. The project incorporates the expansion and re-development of twenty-one properties across the country. In the first place, a full country, city, and site-specific market research initiated the main direction for each location. Then, a location-specific demand and supply analysis guided the workflow. […]

Strategic Real Estate Development Management

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Projects - Masterplanned Communities - Latitude Developments - Ahmad Khalaf

Landed Projects: Karbala, Iraq: $8 billion, long-term, a mix-use project covering a 20 km plot on the shores of Lake Razzaza, seven km from Karbala City downtown. The project consists of 40,000 residential units in addition to commercial, retail, hospitality, education, public amenities, and other services. Baghdad, Iraq: $6 billion, a high-density mix-use project covering a […]