Dubai is home to year-round sunshine, a cosmopolitan lifestyle & world-class amenities

Sunshine, Stature & Security: Dubai is the Tax-Free Dream Destination for Everyone

Are you considering retirement in a vibrant and dynamic city? Look no further than Dubai, a cosmopolitan hub renowned for its luxurious lifestyle, world-class amenities, and year-round sunshine. As you plan this exciting chapter of your life, let Preatoni Properties guide you towards your perfect retirement haven in the heart of Dubai.

Why Choose Dubai for Retirement?

Dubai has emerged as one of the top destinations for retirees seeking a perfect blend of leisure, luxury, and convenience. Here's why:

Exceptional Quality of Life

From pristine beaches and lush parks to state-of-the-art healthcare facilities and excellent transportation networks, Dubai offers retirees a high standard of living that rivals the best in the world.

Tax-Free Income

One of the most appealing aspects of retiring in Dubai is its tax-free environment, allowing retirees to enjoy their pensions and savings without any deductions.

Diverse Expat Community

Dubai is home to a melting pot of cultures, making it easy for expats to integrate and forge new friendships while enjoying a sense of belonging in this cosmopolitan city.

World-Class Amenities

From luxury shopping malls and gourmet restaurants to championship golf courses and rejuvenating spas, Dubai boasts an array of amenities that cater to every lifestyle preference.

Dubai is now home to 15 vibrant marinas with more than 3,000 docking spotsDubai is now home to 15 vibrant marinas with more than 3,000 docking spots


Safe and Secure Environment

With its low crime rate and strict safety measures, Dubai offers retirees peace of mind, allowing them to explore and enjoy the city's offerings without worry.

Dubai's secure environment, excellent infrastructure, and high quality of life make it an appealing destination for expat retirees. With the introduction of the new retirement visa schemes, retirees now have several options for making Dubai their forever home. Let's delve into the various pathways for expats to retire in Dubai and the eligibility criteria.

Dubai has over 50 pubic & private beaches which are perfect to play, relax and discover

Dubai has over 50 pubic & private beaches which are perfect to play, relax and discover

Guide to Retiring in Dubai

If you're considering spending your golden years in the UAE, here are the different avenues for retiring in Dubai.


Apply to the Retire in Dubai Programme

Expats above the age of 55 can enjoy a high standard of living in Dubai through the Retire in Dubai programme. This retirement visa scheme, grants eligible expats a five-year residency visa. To qualify, retirees must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Have a monthly income of AED 20,000 from pensions or previous employment.
  • Maintain savings of AED 1M in a three-year fixed deposit in the UAE.
  • Invest in property worth AED 2M in Dubai, which must be fully ready and not mortgaged.
  • Combine savings and property investment worth AED 2M.

Successful applicants can renew their visa provided they meet the financial requirements and have medical insurance coverage.


Apply for the UAE Golden Visa

Another option for expat retirees is to apply for the UAE Golden Visa, offering long-term residency to investors and property owners. This includes:

  • The 10-year visa for general investors with investments worth at least AED 10M.
  • The 5-year real estate investor visa for property investments worth AED 5M.

 These visas are renewable, subject to meeting the visa criteria.

Invest in Dubai Real Estate

Expats can secure a three-year property investor visa by investing in properties worth AED 1M or more. This visa offers various benefits and allows retirees to sponsor family members.

Our dedicated Investment Advisors at Preatoni Properties can provide you further details to find our newest property development for you to invest & live in.

Establish or Invest in a Business

Retirees can opt for a three-year partner visa by investing in or establishing a company in Dubai. Minimum investment requirements apply, and applications can be processed through designated centers.

Burj Al Arab - Dubai's iconic hotel

Burj Al Arab - Dubai's iconic hotel


Get Sponsored by Your Children

Retirees can have their residence visa sponsored by their working children in Dubai, provided they meet certain salary and accommodation criteria.


  • Is Dubai a good place to retire? Yes, with its sunny climate, low crime rate, recreational activities, and convenient lifestyle, Dubai is an ideal retirement destination.
  • How do I get a retirement visa in Dubai? You can apply for the Retire in Dubai programme or explore other long-term visa options.
  • Can I live in Dubai permanently? While permanent residency isn't available, expats can obtain long-term visas with renewability options.

Retiring in Dubai offers a plethora of options for expats seeking an enriching and comfortable lifestyle.


The Palm Jumeirah, DubaiThe Palm Jumeirah, Dubai


Why Preatoni Properties?

As a leading Italian property developer with a strong presence in Dubai, Preatoni Properties is your trusted partner in finding the perfect retirement residence. Here's why you should choose us:

Unrivaled Expertise

With over 50 years of experience in the european real estate industry, Preatoni Properties understands the unique needs of retirees and curates properties that prioritize comfort, convenience, and luxury.

Luxurious Properties 

Whether you prefer a spacious villa overlooking the Arabian Gulf or a stylish apartment in the heart of the city, Preatoni Properties offers a diverse portfolio of luxury residences tailored to your preferences.

Prime Locations 

Our properties are strategically located in prestigious neighborhoods, providing easy access to leisure attractions, healthcare facilities, shopping centers, and more, ensuring that you're always at the center of the action.

Exceptional Amenities

From landscaped Italian gardens and infinity swimming pools that dazzle, to fitness centers and concierge services, our properties boast an array of amenities designed to enhance your retirement experience and elevate your lifestyle.

Personalized Service

At Preatoni Properties, we believe in providing personalized service every step of the way. Our dedicated team of experts will guide you through the entire process, from property selection to post-purchase support, ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience.

Embark on a new chapter of your life filled with adventure, relaxation, and unparalleled luxury in Dubai with Preatoni Properties as your trusted partner.

Contact Preatoni Properties today to explore exclusive investment opportunities and unlock the full potential of Dubai's thriving real estate market. With Preatoni Properties by your side, your investment dreams are closer than ever to becoming a reality. Email or call our hotline at +971 800 64526 (MILAN).

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