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Abu Dhabi – UAE, XX May 2022: The Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT), in cooperation with the Advanced Real Estate Services (ADRES), has launched the ThinkProp Training Institute to provide training courses on the real estate sector for individuals and companies in the UAE and the region.

The institute offers courses and certificates recognised by the DMT and provides world-class knowledge and skills to expand the opportunities for individuals interested in working in the real estate sector.

ThinkProp Institute, the first of its kind in the region, is part of DMT and ADRES’ efforts to further develop professionals in the real estate sector, as well as encourage individuals who are interested in entering the real estate industry by offering intensive training courses that provide them with the required knowledge and skills. The Institute has already started offering courses, receiving a significant turnout from interested individuals, companies, and professionals.

The ThinkProp Institute seeks to provide a diverse range of courses by top experienced and qualified experts from the real estate sector in the UAE. The courses, which cover topics based on the trainees’ requirements, can be offered virtually or on-site to meet the needs of trainees, instructors, and partners.

The new institute has cooperated with several certified government and private entities to provide training courses that meet the highest international standards. It offers recognised certificates that enable the holder to obtain a license from the DMT to work in the real estate sector, which will help trainees enter the real estate industry and explore new opportunities while ensuring the highest levels of compliance with regulations and procedures in this field.

Dr. Adeeb Al Afifi, Executive Director of the Real Estate Sector at the DMT, said: “Establishing the institute reflects the efforts being made to expand the prospects of the real estate sector and provide opportunities for individuals and companies wishing to enter the sector. It supports the DMT’s objectives of making the real estate sector more appealing and enhancing its growth in the Emirate and the UAE.”

“Undoubtedly, the institute will play a vital role in the expansion and growth of the sector as it will provide trainees with the necessary skills and knowledge that take into account the rapid changes in the real estate sector. In addition, the institute will ensure compliance with regulations that keep up with the latest developments and changes in the industry. It will not only help professionals working in this field but will also create trust in clients when dealing with agents and other parties, which should consolidate Abu Dhabi’s position as an appealing global destination for real estate development.”

Moath Maqbol, General Manager of ADRES, said: “With ThinkProp Institute, we are providing a diverse range of courses by leading specialists and experts in the real estate sector to provide trainees with the required knowledge and skills in line with the highest international standards. This aligns with ADRES’ strategy for attracting individuals who would like to be part of the sector, ensuring high compliance to regulations by stakeholders in the sector, and enhancing its growth. We will be giving trainees certificates recognised by the DMT that allow them to work in the real estate sector.”

ThinkProp is a recognised training institute specialising in providing courses for individuals and companies seeking professionalism in real estate topics. It aims to develop the real estate sector with a knowledge-based methodology by providing resilient learning methods at reasonable prices that

support the institute’s vision of becoming the first accredited real estate training institute in the UAE and the region.


About Department of Municipalities and Transport

The Department of Municipalities and Transportation (DMT) was established by Law No. 30 of 2019 and is the entity responsible for managing the urban planning and transport sectors, and three regional municipalities.

As the entity responsible for supporting the growth and urban development of the Abu Dhabi Emirate, the DMT guides, regulates and monitors urban development activities. The expert authority improves municipal work to provide comprehensive services and creates higher living standards for residents through the supervision and management of the municipalities.

The DMT ensures the highest standards of safety, security, sustainability and technological developments of land, air and maritime transport networks of the Emirate, in line with the highest international standards and UAE legislation.

One of the DMT’s top priorities is to fulfil the vision of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, which draws on the vision of our UAE Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.