Lagos ERCAAN wants end to quackery in agency practice
The Estate, Rent and Commission Agents Association of Nigeria (ERCAAN), has warned those who have no genuine intention for the profession to stay clear of the practice rather than constituting a menace to its growth.
Experts, others urge new policies for affordable housing at World Habitat Day
Faced with the grim reality of a world in which up to one-sixth, of humanity- or some one billion people - exist without adequate shelter and basic services, governments around the globe are today pausing to marshall forces against the growing plague called homelessness.
Nigeria’s real estate records sales increase in first half deals
Amid pockets of social instability in different parts of the country, land prices have continued to rise in most regions while prices of office spaces and houses were affected negatively in the real estate market within the first half of this year.
50 firms gear up for Lagos Summit
Over 50 leading Nigerian companies and counterpart firms from the UK, Ghana, South Africa and UAE are some of the organizations that would participate at the 2nd Nigeria Real Estate Summit and Expo to be held in Lagos.
Adron Homes poised to house Nigerians
As part of activities to make many Nigerians own their private homes, a Lagos based real estate company, Adron Homes and Properties Limited has launched a promo that offers a-30 per cent discount on all its lands in Lekki, Ikorodu, Shimwawa, Atan-Ota, Ibadan and Abuja.
Foreign landlords shun UK property market after tax hikes
Of the 90,000 properties studied, the fall was most pronounced in London, where the proportion of foreign landlords fell from 26 percent in 2010 to 11 percent this year.
Real estate investments defy economic slowdown, begin modest recovery
In the first half of 2017, no new office deliveries were recorded, however around 52,000m2 of A-grade office space is expected to be delivered to the core markets of Ikoyi and Victoria Island over the next 6 to 12 months.
‘We don’t have dedicated financial institution for real estate’
“I just felt comfortable within that circle (real estate), but you might say maybe it generates huge money, it might be so, but I wanted a platform where I could be myself, and will not be pushed around. So, I found real estate platform very convenient,”
Experts advocate national estate agents’ registration board
Following the phenomenal growth and high number of unlicensed persons operating as estate agents, defrauding the public and the government, experts have called for the establishment of an Estate Agents Registration Board (EARB).
Land or duplex you can own
Just as cake will always be sweet, real estate will forever be a viable investment and an enduring acquisition. Now when cake is shared some people get just a piece of cake while some others get cake with sweet icing. With real estate, positioning is the icing on the cake.