Pic by DMO on April 17 showing dubai civil defence relief effort after rain
A Dubai Civil Defence team member distributing supplies on April 17 after record rainfall Image Credit: X/@DXBMediaOffice

Dubai: Following the heaviest rains recorded in the UAE last week, a number of residential community management companies in Dubai, in collaboration with Dubai Land Department, are offering a range of free services to help residents cope in the aftermath of the unprecedented weather conditions.

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The announcements were carried in the stories section of the Instagram account of the Government of Dubai Media Office on Saturday.

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Free services

Showing the logo of five property developers (Nakheel, Emaar, Dubai Holding, Union Properties, and Dubai Investments Park), the post listed the following free services:

• Alternative housing for residents affected by the weather

• Distribution of food within affected communities

• Pest control services

• Enhanced security to ensure safety of residents

• Assistance with returning to residential properties, including interior cleaning services

• Monitoring and documenting damages caused by the rains during the period covered by insurance

• Assistance in assessing potential risks to properties

Building maintenance
Another post said: “For building maintenance services in freehold residential property units, please contact property developers directly on:
Nakheel 8006254335,
Emaar 80036227,
Dubai Holding 8003822426,
Union Properties 800332266,
Dubai Investments Park 800743.”