The tenants returning to a Dubai ghost town
1 March 2014 Last updated at 11:11 GMT
At the height of Dubai's property boom, hundreds of residents in a popular village were evicted, to make way for a new development.
That plan was later scrapped though and five years later the ghost town has been resurrected.
Jonathan Frewin reports on a place that played a key role in Dubai expat life for decades.
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