Barsha Heights Overview
Barsha Heights, formerly known as TECOM, is a new commercial and residential district situated between The Greens community and Al Barsha. It lies roughly two kilometres inland from Palm Jumeirah and is bounded by Sheikh Zayed Road, Hessa Street, First Al Khail Street and Jebel Ali Racecourse Road. Construction began here in 2006 and although some 90 buildings have been completed there are still about 20 empty plots awaiting development.
The residential buildings, apartments or hotel apartments, surround the office buildings at the heart of Barsha Heights. Residents report a variety of opinions about the quality of the apartment buildings, but they appear to agree that this is a pleasant enough place to live, albeit lacking in open green spaces. Those living on the higher floors of the towers have great views across to The Greens community and to Palm Jumeirah.
There are good supermarkets and plenty of shops and restaurants throughout the district.
A plus for many is that you don’t need to own a car if you live here because the metro station is close by. Taxis are also plentiful and can be easily hailed on the street.
All properties here are leasehold only.
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Barsha Heights Amenities
Barsha Heights’ proximity to Internet City, Knowledge Village and Media City, all of which lie on the other side of Sheikh Zayed Road, makes this a convenient place to live for those who work there. It is also close to The Greens community and the Emirates Golf Club, and to Dubai Marina and the popular JBR Walk and Beach.
Barsha Heights has easy access to Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), the main highway running through Dubai, as well as to First Al Khail Street which is handy when SZR becomes clogged up. It is only 12 minutes drive to Dubai Marina or Mall of the Emirates, 18 minutes to the Dubai Mall and 30 to the airport.
Barsha Heights Buildings
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Barsha Heights Reviews
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Barsha Heights receives an overall rating of 3.5 based on 27 reviews. Users were asked to consider many factors including the view, finishing, layout, noise levels, traffic, public transportation, parking, security, swimming pool, gym, and maintenance.
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