Affordable housing is becoming the next frontier in the campaign to reduce the deficit in the housing sector, and investors are embracing the new trend.The trend offers opportunities across all jurisdictions and investors are up- scaling their investment in that area.
Alpha Mead restructures, appoints new executive
One of Africa’s leading real estate solutions companies, Alpha Mead Group, has announced a new management structure to consolidate ongoing expansion across Africa, and meet the expectations of its customers. +
Experts seek increased investment in real estate
Housing specialists have advised stakeholders to improve investment in the sector to mitigate existing deficits and create more affordable homes for Nigerians.
NIESV to partner varsity on training
The Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV), Abuja chapter is to establish linkage with the University of Abuja for manpower development of its members.
Concerns over high charges in informal property rentals
High cost of commercial property rentals and other associated charges are staving off entrepreneurial spirit among prospective small business owners who need shops and outlets to thrive in Lagos and environs. The Guardian’s investigation reveals that exorbitant charges in the name of ‘agents and agreements fees’ have become source of worry to many residents and…
Technology as boon to real estate sector’s full recovery
In 2018, the real estate industry witnessed general downturns due to several factors ranging from government macro economic policy to over-supply in commercial, retail as well as inappropriate supply in the residential sector. The development also impacted negatively on the sector’s contribution to the National Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The latest GDP figure shows a…
Veritasi expands affordable home portfolios with new estate
Nigerian Real Estate Company, Veritasi Homes and Properties Limited has stepped up its plans to provide affordable housing options to aspiring homeowners with a new estate development called The Claridge II. The estate is a proposed residential estate, located in Oniresi, Ibeju-Lekki, a few-minutes-drive from the Lekki Free Trade Zone (LFTZ) and the beach resort-…
Echostone technology rekindles hope for affordable, mass housing
It was a defining moment for stakeholders in the built environment, when a property development firm, EchoStone Nigeria Limited last week unveiled its first house built in exactly 14 days.
Company holds camp for real estate investors
To solve the nation’s housing needs, a real estate firm, Life Page Group has held a ‘Nigerian Real Estate Millionaire Boot Camp’ for prospective investors.
Architect warns members against endorsing fake building plans
To end quackery in the profession, the outgoing chairman of the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA), Edo State chapter, Sonnie Ohenhen...
Okunnu urges professionals to end high cost of construction
Former Federal Commissioner for works and housing, Chief Femi Okunnu has appealed to quantity surveyors to help the government in reducing the increasing cost of construction in the country. Okunnu said as the determinant of the quantity of building materials needed for construction, the professionals have the primary responsibility to help the nation in cutting…