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Mortgage Finance

10 Apr 2020
Following the global economic challenges experienced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, mortgage and finance expert, Akintayo Oloko, has said that the mortgage/housing sector will require palliatives
30 Mar 2020
Amid growing housing shortages, especially for the low and medium income group, the Senate Committee on Housing has urged members of the Association of Housing Corporations of Nigeria...
24 Feb 2020
Following the overhaul of the Federal Government’s housing policy, a new plan has come on stream that offers affordable housing estate construction finance
17 Feb 2020
Although the mortgage industry is being enhanced, but industry players are still concerned about the non-adoption of model mortgage and foreclosure law by majority of the states...
10 Feb 2020
Determined to ensure participation of all states in the National Housing Fund (NHF) scheme, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has appealed to the Kano State Government to renew its participation in the National Housing Fund (NHF) Scheme.
3 Feb 2020
Amid low mortgage penetration and need to ensure affordability, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has urged state governments to reduce title perfection fees
30 Dec 2019
To address the challenges facing housing affordability across the African continent, members of African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF) have adopted a 5-Point Plan for African Governments to address housing finance issues.
23 Dec 2019
Mortgage firms are seeking new strategies to flesh up their operations in the housing finance industry, and have taken decisions on critical success factors that would ensure continuity
16 Dec 2019
Following its mandate to boost the provision of affordable housing to Nigerian workers that are registered contributors to the National Housing Fund (NHF) scheme, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has re-stated strong commitment to the speedy processing of qualified housing loan applications. The bank has also appealed to its partner primary mortgage banks…
2 Dec 2019
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and other critical stakeholders in the real estate sector have advocated a reduction in housing deficit and better mortgage systems for middle-income earners in the country.
2 Dec 2019
In a bid to boost capacity in the industry, the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has partnered with the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) to train about 40 unemployed...
25 Nov 2019
Industry leaders have argued that to significantly reduce estimated 22 million housing deficit, there is an urgent need to start a cooperative housing financing system to deliver affordable houses in the country.


5 mins ago
The financial stress index continues to rise just as other key market indicators suggest an extremely fragile growth, data monitored by The Guardian and economists have suggested.
7 mins ago
Hundreds of residents are fleeing Damari community in Birnin Gwari Local Council of Kaduna State, as bandits moving on motorcycles invaded the villages yesterday
10 mins ago
Real estate operatives have expressed worries over the proposed fuel subsidy removal, saying, if put into practice it, will affect the construction and delivery of housing in the country.
10 mins ago
The other day, Alhaji Salihu Abubakar Tanko-Yakasai (95) lamented that no nation spending 80 per cent of its revenue on governance would ever develop. He said “at the moment in Nigeria, 80 per cent of Nigeria’s revenue is expended on bureaucracy, spent on running the administration.
12 mins ago
It is possible that even the former Lagos State governor and leader of governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, did not know his singular visit to President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa last Monday would cause such political earthquake in the country. Hidden in the visit was all the various issues that…