New projects & off plan projects in Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT) area — 5 objects

List of off plan projects, new construction & future projects in Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT) area

New projects in Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT)

Jumeirah Lake Towers, by most people referred to as JLT, is a highly sought-after neighborhood in Dubai. There are 2 main things that drive people to this area: amenities and affordability. Regarding amenities, the JLT area offers an abundance of restaurants, shops, and cafes. When it comes to the prices of real estate, JLT compares favorably well, especially compared to surrounding districts such as Dubai Marina. However, it won’t take much time to get there. The area is built-up in 26 clusters (named after each letter of the English alphabet, from A to Z) that consist of 3 high-rise skyscrapers each. JLT is an area where you can find anything you need while providing an eclectic mix of offices, restaurants, residential units, retail outlets, and hotels. 

Where is Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT) located?

JLT is a freehold area located near Sheik Zayed road and surrounded by Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Beach Residence, Emirates Hills, and Jumeirah Heights. JLT is pet- and pedestrian-friendly, meaning that there are ample walkways for relaxing strolls and designated bicycle roads for rides around the area. The central location in Dubai makes it easy to get to any other point in Dubai while it is also possible to live and work in this area, making commuting obsolete. 

Road access 

Nearby roads include  Sheik Zayed road, First Al Khail Street

Nearby/surrounding districts 

Dubai Marina, Al Barsha, Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), Emirates Hills, Dubai Internet City

Notable Landmarks

  • Phobia Dubai (Cluster X), Escape Quest (Cluster N), are the 2 most popular escape rooms in the JLT area, an increasingly popular form of entertainment. 
  • Movenpick Hotel, one of the most famous hotels in the area. 
  • JLT Park, a pet-friendly park. 

Parks/Beaches

  1. Jumeirah Lakes Towers Park
  2. JLT basketball court
  3. Marina Beach Area (10 min)
  4. JBR Beach (13 min) 

What kind of new real estate projects can be found here?

JLT is a district with a laid-back vibe, providing all the amenities that young professionals and families crave for. At the same time, living in JLT means being in the vicinity of the Dubai Marina while not paying the exorbitant prices that are common in that area. JLT consists of mainly residential skyscrapers and there are only apartments available in the area. The units usually come in the form of studios, 1,-, 2-, 3- and 4-bedroom apartments.  

What about transport and parking in Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT)?

The transport links in JLT are good with direct access to Sheikh Zayed Road. JLT is also connected to the metro system with 2 stations while there are also several bus routes. Parking can be a bit of an issue here. Most residential towers come with their own parking area but the number of parking spots for guests is limited. These places are also paid and time-sensitive. A good alternative is leaving your vehicle in another district and enter JBL by public transport. 

Airports nearby 

  • Dubai International Airport (DXB) (36 min) 
  • Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) (30 min) 

Heliports

Helipad 1 (14 min), HeliDubai (14 min), Burj Al Arab Heliport (18 min)

Public transport 

  • Metro: DMCC metro station which is right next to Cluster D, Damac Properties metro station next to Cluster S, both on the Red Line
  • Bus lines: JLTDAT, JLTSLT, JLTDST, JLTTDT
  • Water Transport: Marina Promenade Waterbus Station (9 min), Marina Mall (9 min)
  • Tram: Jumeirah Lakes Towers (9 min), Dubai Marina Mall (7 min), Dubai Marina2 (9 min)

Which amenities are available?

JLT offers a wide range of amenities and if there is something unavailable here, you will definitely find it in one of the surrounding areas. Whether you are looking for schools, restaurants or medical care, in JLT you never have to go far to find it. Between the numerous high-rise buildings, there are man-made lakes and a park with lots of greenery. You will find people going for a stroll, hanging out with their family or playing sports. 

Education 

  1. Nurseries: Rainbow Valley Nursery JLT, Oakfield Early Learning Center JLT, BabyHome Nursery JLT, Learning Ladder Nursery Park, Kids Kingdom Nursery School
  2. Schools: There are currently no schools available in JLT. However, there are several in neigboring districts such as Emirates International School (Meadows), Kings School, the American School of Dubai (Al Barsha).
  3. Universities and Colleges: Speak English Institute JLT, Musical Expression Institute

Healthcare  

  • Hospitals: German Clinic 2 DMCC, Allo Doctors French Medical And Dental Services
  • Clinics: Laven Clinic, The Lakes Clinic JLT (dentist), New Al Shefa Clinic JLT, Dr. Thomas Dental Implant Clinic DMCC

Shopping 

  • Malls: Dubai Marina Mall (9 min), SE7EN City JLT - Seven Tides (8 min)
  • Supermarkets: Dominion Store Supermarket JLT, KP Mart Supermarket, West Zone Fresh Supermarket, Carrefour Market JLT Armada, Needs N Wants Supermarket

Entertainment

  1. Cinema: ZCTO, Dolby Cinema (9 min)
  2. Bowling: Switch Bowling (9 min)
  3. Karaoke: HipHop Karaoke Dubai (8 min), Tribeca Dubai (8 min), Kung Korean Restaurant & Karaoke (11 min), Lucky Voice Dubai (12 min)
  4. Dance: Dance Studios JLT, MPDS Dubai

Religion

  • Mosques: Masjid Lake Side Residence, Masjid 801Fortune Tower, Masjid, 1st Floor ,Almaas Tower
  • Church: The Metropolitan Mark Chords (10 min), International Nepalese Community Church (10 min), Our Lady of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church (14 min)

Gastronomy 

  1. Dining: Russian restaurant "Skazka Al Saha" in JLT area, Tashir Pizza JLT, Sumo Sushi & Bento, Little Lahore, Little Erth by NABZ&G
  2. Cafes/bars: Own Café, Healey's Bar & Terrace, Urban Bar & Kitchen - UBK, Happiness House, Pitchers Dubai
  3. Nightlife: The Authors' Lounge

What are the most popular residential complexes in JLT?

Jumeirah Lake Towers is an area that is almost reaching the completion stage. Most buildings are finished and inhabited while the surrounding infrastructure is also in use. However, there are still a number of off-plan projects available and here is a top 5 of them. 

  1. Seven City
  2. The Residences 
  3. IGO 101 
  4. MBL Residence
  5. Banyan Tree Residences

What are the Pros and Cons of life in Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT)?

Pros Cons
JLT has its own pet-friendly park which is called JLT ParkThe parking options for guests are insufficient and rather expensive
JLT is a pedestrian-friendly districtIt is hard to get onto Sheik Zayed Road due to its one-way road system
Much cheaper than neighboring Dubai Marina There are no schools in JLT
Complete community Only high-rise buildings 
Abundance of amenities Traffic can be a burden at times