Why rent control will not fix housing shortage, end forced eviction
With a population of over 200 million, Nigeria’s major cities are groaning under housing deficit. Majority of the renters traveled from suburbs in the hope for survival...
Low addition of local content bane of housing, say experts
Failure in the implementation of the local building materials’ policy has been blamed as a major snag in the nation’s housing delivery efforts.
Palton Morgan appoints Turjman as COO in race to expand Nigeria's property sector
Palton Morgan, Nigeria’s foremost property development holding company, in its quest to deliver exceptional real estate projects and drive the exponential growth of Nigeria’s property sector has appointed former Emaar Pakistan Chief Executive Officer, Nidal Turjman as its new Group Chief Operating Officer. Emaar Properties is one of the world’s most valuable and admired real…
Economic uncertainty triggers demand for warehouse space
As some retail and e-commerce firms are increasing operations to meet customers’ necessities and home deliveries, there is now a surge in demand for warehouse space.
Experts urge joint venture schemes to boost housing delivery
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the economy, especially the real estate sector, experts are advocating the use of joint venture to bridge the housing gap
As real estate shrinks, construction sector grows Nigeria’s GDP
Construction and related industries are together responsible for more than 10 per cent of Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2020
Stakeholders commit to low climate risks in real estate sector
Despite fears of heavy rain predictions for the year, the Lagos State Government has assured real estate practitioners and property investors that the impact
Builders, expert explore strategies to resolve real estate disputes
With the imminent impact of CoVID-19 on builders and contractors, experts have advanced the need for practitioners to evaluate terms of contract in alliance...
Facility managers groan over clients’ debts as COVID-19 impacts sector
Fresh concerns loomed large in the facility management sector last week, as current impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has left big operators in doldrums with huge clients’ debt and unpaid salaries.