Linda Mahoney is the founder and accomplice of ‘BetterHomes’ (https://www.bhomes.com/), one of many UAE’s main actual property businesses, headquartered in Dubai.
Having beforehand labored as a nurse, Linda stepped into the actual property trade with no prior expertise however with a powerful motivation; “I had two youngsters, and I needed to decide”, she says.
In 1986, Linda began BetterHomes in her lounge. “Dubai was the correct place on the proper time, not only for me, however for many individuals”, she instructed Euronews. As extra expats had been shifting into Dubai, the demand for Linda’s providers elevated. This noticed her transfer her workplace right into a storage and rent her first worker.
Linda’s staff stored rising with income growing due the demand in rental properties. “After they introduced gross sales available in the market, that modified every part, that’s once we actually grew”, she remembers.
Linda’s son, Ryan Mahoney, joined the corporate and helped her construction the quickly rising enterprise. “My son and I complement one another… I’m a individuals particular person, he’s a strategist”, Linda says.
In the present day, BetterHomes (https://www.linkedin.com/firm/better-homes-llc/) has greater than 450 staff. “We now have one worker who has been with us for 23 years, one other for 22 years, and lots of extra for 15 years. If a family-owned enterprise is harmonious, there’s nothing higher”, she stated.