HOME COMFORTS: Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri (below right) own a villa on Palm Jumeirah


by Andy Marino REASONS TO INVEST INCLUDE LOWER PRICES AND CELEBRITY NEIGHBOURS WANT to live next door to your favour­ite Bollywood stars? Then it’s time to buy in Dubai. Prices have been sliding a little since 2014, as inflows of capital from countries such as Saudi and Russia have dwindled, but that means better affordability. For most of the year so far, buyers have been opting for properties they can occupy straight away instead of slapping down deposits after reading developers’ bro­chures. That’s probably because there’s quite a bit of quality brickwork on offer after a slow two or three…