Commercial property for rent and sale in UAE

Ryan Mahoney

Betterhomes Group CEO

Ryan Mahoney joined the Betterhomes Team in 2001 bringing with his prodigious business acumen and natural skill as an entrepreneur, focusing initially on streamlining the processes that drive sales, leasing, and property management. He went on to give the business a robust framework for the future by establishing a technology base that would maintain the company's competitive edge in what was fast becoming a dynamic real estate market.

He introduced the region's first real estate customer relationship management system inclusive of inventory transactions and referrals, and has continued to spearhead a number of industry firsts while serving as an active member of the Dubai property industry's development.

Ryan has been instrumental in leading Betterhomes from a small business, through the complexity of the challenging UAE real estate market's highs and lows, into the most significant full-service property agency in the Middle East.

Richard Waind

Betterhomes Group Managing Director

Richard began his career in property in 2004 at a top UK estate agency and has extensive real estate experience including sales, leasing, property management, financial services, and acquisitions, most recently holding the position of Managing Director for London and the Home Counties.

Richard joined the Betterhomes family in 2017 as Director of Brokerage and leads this fundamental division with property consultants from all over the world operating across ten branch offices in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.

Behnam Bargh

Managing Director

Behnam is the Managing Director with 16 years of experience working in the field of customer service and sales in both Australia and Dubai. He has extensive experience and knowledge of both residential and commercial properties in U.A.E.

Behnam believes in a customer focus approach as well as creating win-win deals that are beneficial to all parties involved. He understands the importance of keeping clients informed through every step of the process and always acting with integrity and honesty.

Andrew Elliott

Head of CRC Dubai

Born in Cape Town in South Africa and relocating to the UK where he began his career as a professional golfer, Andrew thrives on the challenging and rapid pace of the Dubai property market.

Andrew moved into the real estate market in 2005 as a career change and has been with Betterhomes ever since.

As a seasoned real estate professional, he has great pride in his knowledge of the intricacies of the commercial real estate market.

He places great value on persistence, putting his clients first and his ethical handling of transactions. He is constantly praised for exceeding his clients' expectations and is widely known in the commercial market.

Andrew currently focuses onJumeirah Lake Towers, Business Bay and bespoke commercial premises in JAFZA and DIP.

"I enjoy the wide variety of commercial premises I get to see on a daily basis and liasing with the broad spectrum of clients that hold them. Working to find out a client's needs and expectations and managing that with a challenging market pushes me every day and that is why I have been in the market for 13 years"

Sam Lafi

Head of CRC Abu Dhabi

Sam is an experienced professional with 15+ years in Business Development, Project Management and Managing the Commercial and Investment Department.

Sam has worked for some of the largest holding and groups, such as Finder Properties L.L.C, Wells Fargo Bank & Company, Dhafir Holdings LLC & Al Jaber Group LLC.

Sam has a bachelor's in Business Administration & Management - (B.B.A.), from Abu Dhabi University in 2006 and thereafter completed his Master of Business Administration - (M.B.A.) Degree from the same university in 2010. The degree is also Accredited & Attested Certificate from IACE, USA - International Academic Credential Evaluators, Inc.

He also holds a degree in Supervisor & Leadership attained in 2015 from the American Bankers Association Washington, DC. The USA.

Sam is fluent in both Arabic and English, and he is a member of The American Bankers Association, DC. USA

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