International City has some of the cheapest freehold apartment properties in Dubai - mostly studio, 1, and 2 bedrooms available. Area of International City is about hectares with buildings. Central District area is 21 hectares with 34 buildings. The residential districts consist of apartment buildings with 2, 3, or 4 floors, including retail offices and shops on the ground floor. There is little structural difference between buildings in the different clusters.
The noticeable differences are the color of the buildings, and some design features which are aesthetic rather than functional. The weather is much the same whether you live in Russia or Morocco, i. Total of 27, units - 22, residential units and and 5, retail units.
Apartments in the country-themed clusters are either studios area Car parking is mostly external and uncovered.
There are few additional facilities such as swimming pools, or gymnasiums, except for some gym clubs established independently. The Lake District has more amenities though. Shops and retail facilities in or near International City Auchan Hypermarket Dubai - in the Dragon Mart shopping center Dragonmart - shopping mall with lots of shops selling Chinese products Restaurants with takeaway and delivery service - should be more than enough variety for most residents Spinneys market - one in the France cluster and one in the China cluster Problems at International City Bad smells from nearby sewage plant Flooding due to inadequate drainage system Restaurants, shops, and other retail services slow to be established although this it not really as much of a concern in and Traffic problems - access to and from the complex gets choked up at busy times.
Complaints of crime theft, fighting, prostitution , and poor maintenance. Prices in mid peaked at about AED , for studios, and AED , for one bed apartments, before tumbling in the Dubai property crash.
The Lake District The Lake District is a more upmarket relatively section of International City, with 1, 2, 3 bedroom apartments, and facilities including swimming pools and gymnasiums.
Lake District apartments overlook Al Warsan Lake, between the Greece and Morocco clusters, and across the road from the sewage plant. Total of 2, apartments in 34 buildings. Last update Thursday Aug