Thursday, 21st September 2023

Real Estate

13 Feb
To curtail incessant building collapse in the country, the Council of Registered Builders of Nigeria (CORBON) has instituted instruments to ensure builders comply with the law, national building code and adopts international best practices.
13 Feb
The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has performed a ground breaking ceremony for the construction of 130 houses in conjunction with Mshel Homes Limited through its Staff Multi-purpose Cooperatives Society Limited, in the Federal Capital Territory.
13 Feb
The General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has dedicated the church’s 14-storey building; ‘Trinity Towers’ built by the City of David, a Parish of the RCCG.
6 Feb
Despite sluggish economic outlook globally, high-net-worth individuals including Nigerians have continued to invest in Dubai, which boosted the luxury market and saw a record 90,881 residential transactions in 2022, exceeding the historic high of 81,182 in 2009.
6 Feb
In a renewed effort to provide houses for the low-income families, the Federal Government has completed its Family Homes Estate in Darmanawa, Kano State.
6 Feb
Real estate practitioners have identified creativity as one of the essential tools needed for wealth creation, especially in the real estate sector. They spoke, at the weekend, during Mega Summit 2023 entitled: ‘Strategies for Increased Financial Growth’, organised by TeamFocus Realtors Group, in Lagos.
30 Jan
Given the increasing population and demand for decent and affordable shelter, Lagos State government has called for partnership with the private sector to bridge housing deficit in the state.
30 Jan
To address challenges of housing deficits in the state, Oyo authorities plan to construct 20 more housing projects and expand Government Reserved Areas (GRAs) in partnership with professionals. The Commissioner for Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Mr. Olusegun Olayiwola, who gave the assurance at the inauguration of 15th executive of the Nigeria Institution of Estate…
23 Jan
As adverse weather conditions, and climate-related emergencies reduce and degrade affordable housing stock across continent, members of the African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF) are seeking resilient, safe and adequate housing to improve quality of life of households and reduce environmental impact in the residential construction industry.
16 Jan
Nigeria has been scored low in the 2022 Global Real Estate Transparency Index (GRETI) released by JLL and LaSalle Investment Management. Out of 156 cities across 94 countries and territories covered globally, Nigeria was ranked 60.
16 Jan
Pan-African housing development financier, Shelter Afrique has approved $13 million line of credit to Lagos-based real estate firm, Mixta Real Estate PLC.
16 Jan
Given the challenges facing the real estate industry, the President, Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV), Mr. Johnbull Amayaevbo has advocated increase in infrastructure spending at the federal and state levels, as well as reduction of bureaucratic processes in transactions.


6 mins ago
A lawmaker in the Ogun State House of Assembly, Damilare Bello Mohammed, has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a cult clash in Sagamu over the weekend. Five suspected cultists were also arrested alongside Mohammed in connection with the incident that started on Wednesday and continued till Sunday, leading to several deaths. Other five…
9 mins ago
Federal government has expressed sadness over the ambush and killing of personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Nigerian Police and Nigerian Army while on official duty at Ehime Mbano Local government area of Imo state
10 mins ago
Community leaders in Kurebe, in Shiroro local council of Niger State has distanced themselves from an online news publication that alleged mining companies operating in the area paid bandits certain amount of money for protection. In a joint interview granted to newsmen  in Minna by Haruna Salihu Kurebe, a community leader and Jamilu Abubakar, APC…
21 mins ago
Writer’s Note: As part of a Taz Panter Stiftung program bringing African journalists together with European experts to discuss African-European relations, we discussed the impact of the Ukraine war on food security in Africa. Being the only Nigerian journalist in the room, I was aware that the food crisis in my country was already at…
29 mins ago
'Transforming Education', an event co-hosted by Devex and NewGlobe on the occasion of the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), held on Thursday to explore initiatives designed to improve the quality and learning outcomes of education in low- and middle-income countries. Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq’s KwaraLEARN is one of such initiative which the…