To reduce the challenge of inadequate homes, the Group Executive Secretary, Adron Homes, Mr. Ayo Ojo-Omoniyi, has urged developers to focus on the provision of affordable housing for low and middle-income earners.
Rivers begins survey of reclaimed land in Opobo Kingdom
Governor Nyesom Wike, who announced the move, said the land would be allocated to the benefitting families and the administration would complete the Ogoni-Opobo-Andoni Unity road project.
EU, Mercy Corps hand over 325 houses in Borno
The European Union (EU) and Mercy Corps have handed over 325 permanent shelters to Internally Displaced Person (IDP) households in the Gwoza Council Area of Borno State.
ARCON to license polytechnic graduates
Five years after the accord between National Board of Technical Education (NBTE) and Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) was suspended, the parties have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for resuscitation of the programme.
Sea level rise forces property owners, tenants to relocate
After several warnings by climate scientists, property owners and tenants confronted by increased coastal flooding due to rising sea levels are moving to high locations.
FG unveils Bende physical development plan
The Federal Government has completed its physical development plan for Bende town in Abia state, under a novel initiative that provides framework for physical planning, growth and development of emerging urban centres in the country.
We are targeting N30b yearly in FCT from property tax, says Aliyu
Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu is the Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory and member, Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP). She spoke to Property & Environment Editor, CHINEDUM UWAEGBULAM on reasons for upsurge in slum settlements and dearth of infrastructure as well as physical plans in satellite towns and plans for the review…
Developers, Family Homes plan ‘Made in Nigeria’ houses in 774 councils
A surprise windfall which could provide construction jobs in excess of N200 billion could be unfolded in the next few months for property developers, who are being made the arrowhead of a radical plan
LUC: Lagos woos property owners with discounts, waivers
Lagos property owners are to heave a sigh of relief as the State Government has announced waivers in the payment of the Land Use Charges (LUC) for year 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Investors to lead Lagos’ Oniru estate redevelopment plan
Plans are afoot by the landowners to transform the popular Oniru estate in Lagos, which spans the Victoria Island, Ikoyi and Lekki suburbs of the coastal city. The proposed redevelopment would be driven by private investors. Investors are to pilot a comprehensive new plan to transform Oniru estate in Victoria Island, Lagos, which promises an…