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Gensler to master plan Lootah Real Estate’s new 10,000-strong community at Dubai South

Lootah Real Estate Development, one of the region’s prominent modern real estate developers, has appointed global architecture firm Gensler to manage the master plan development for its 1,150,548 square feet project in Dubai South's Residential District.

As per the agreement, Gensler will be responsible for the visioning, strategic planning, urban design frameworks, design guidelines and innovative solutions of the project, in accordance with Lootah Real Estate Development’s commitment to provide the very highest standards of living within innovative world-class communities.

Lootah Real Estate Development’s new property is located in Dubai South’s residential district, which will boast around 10,000 residential units between villas, townhouses and apartments by 2020 - housing an estimated 35,000 residents. Adjoining the Expo 2020 site, the Logistics District and a staff village, Dubai South's Residential District includes schools, nurseries, hospitals, retail outlets, F&B options, a post office, swimming academy and a sports centre.

Saleh Abdullah Lootah, Executive Director of Lootah Real Estate Development said: “We look forward to envisioning the project and witnessing its transformation into a reality. We believe that Gensler is the ideal partner to join forces with to achieve the highest levels of quality and innovation that our customers are accustomed to. 

Translating the brand USP within the upcoming project, Lootah Real Estate plans to deliver innovation and contemporary design without missing on affordability.  The project is part of a thriving urban area which will house some of the much-awaited project like the Expo 2020, Al Maktoum Airport, as well as the free zones and Business Park of Dubai South.