Abu Dhabi is the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. It lies on a T-shaped island in the Persian Gulf. The population is about 900,000 and is the base for the Government of the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi is the richest emirate in the United Arab Emirates by virtue of the fact that it holds 9% of the worlds oil reserves. It also boasts one of the highest incomes per capita and the lowest crime rates in the world. Abu Dhabi real estate developments are experiencing expotential growth. Property in Abu Dhabi offers various investment opportunities and has all the ingredients to create a property boom like the one experienced in Dubai.