Retail owners will use property management platform to streamline and enhance operations
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, June 19, 2015 — Following an extensive selection process, The Developers LLC has chosen Yardi Voyager® 7S as its retail property and facilities management platform for the Dalma Mall, one of the largest shopping centres in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The company will also implement Yardi Commercial LeasingPad™, a fully mobile solution that provides contact and prospect management with portfolio health analytics and business intelligence.
Located in the heart of Mussafah, the Dalma Mall has a total gross leasable area of 150,000sqm, including more than 400 stores, car parking spaces in excess of 6,500, a 14-screen cinema, game zone, food court, and a number of restaurants and cafés including a number of well-established international fashion brands.
“We decided to embark on a thorough process to select a new platform to help us enhance the management of our retail operation at the Dalma Mall,” comments Bhupinder Singh – general manager and CFO at Dalma Mall. “We reviewed multiple vendors alongside Yardi and found that the Voyager 7S platform was not only designed to support local requirements, but also delivers enhanced functionality that was specific to the specialist needs of the retail sector.”
“We are very pleased to welcome The Developers LLC on board as our latest client in the Middle East,” comments Neal Gemassmer – vice president of international at Yardi. “In the last three years we have invested heavily to support the specific requirements of the region, including resources as well as product development. We are fully focussed on the specific needs of the real estate industry and the specialist needs of managing the variety of asset classes including retail.”
About The Developers LLC, Owners of Dalma Mall
The Developers LLC is a property development firm owned by a consortium of Abu Dhabi’s leading business houses. The Developers is an innovative lifestyle provider that actively contributes to community growth, including retail, leisure and hospitality projects. The Developers brand name has become synonymous with delivering world class projects and optimal consumer satisfaction across the GCC.
The vision for the Dalma Mall is to become Abu Dhabi’s favorite shopping and touristic destination and beyond that be the leading shopping mall developer in the GCC. This is driven by a commitment to provide an exceptional shopping, dining, and entertainment experience that far exceeding our customers’ expectations. For more information about Dalma Mall, visit: www.dalmamall.ae
Now in its fourth decade, Yardi® is committed to the design, development and support of software for real estate investment management and property management. With the Yardi Commercial Suite™, Yardi Residential Suite™, Yardi Investment Suite™ and Yardi Orion™ Business Intelligence, the Yardi Voyager® platform is a complete real estate management solution. It includes operations, accounting and services with portfolio-wide business intelligence and platform-wide mobility. Yardi serves clients worldwide from offices in Australia, Asia, Middle East, Europe and North America. For more information, visit: www.yardi.ae
Martin Gedny – Marketing Manager (Europe & Middle East)
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