The world’s biggest property company outside of China, Emaar Properties, is now allowing buyers to purchase properties using Bitcoin and Ethereum according to a notice on Twitter.
Emaar is best known for developing some of the most famous buildings in UAE including the tallest building in the world, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa.
In 2018 the company handed over more than 51,800 residential units across the world while more than 29,800 residences are currently under development in the UAE and over 17,500 units in other parts of the world.
In an email sent to all valued agents the Dubai-based company has advised that it will now accept cryptocurrency payments through “Bitcoin Suisse”
“Emaar Properties is one of the world’s most valuable and admired real estate development companies. With proven competencies in properties, shopping malls & retail and hospitality & leisure, Emaar shapes new lifestyles with a focus on design excellence, build quality and timely delivery.”