Family Homes Funds
How we plan to reduce housing deficit, by Ashafa
The Managing Director of Federal Housing Authority, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, has laid out plans to address housing deficit in the country.
‘Democratisation of housing finance will guarantee access to fund’
Housing professionals have warned that except there is an equilibrium between the rich and the poor in accessing housing finance, the wide gap in homelessness among the low-income earners that constitute about 85 per cent of the population may continue. They argued that the possibility of having an efficient, transparent financial sector that provides a…
‘Factors against public private partnerships’ contribution to housing delivery’
Despite the critical role of shelter to human survival, availability of housing units for significant number of low- income group of the nation’ s population has remained a challenge.
Family Homes Funds, Shelter Afrique seal deal to improve housing
As the nation’s housing crisis continues to worry about the authorities, Nigeria’s largest Social Housing Fund - Family Homes Funds (FHF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with pan-African housing finance institution, Shelter Afrique towards building more affordable homes in the country.
Corporations seek support for mass rental housing
The Association of Housing Corporations of Nigeria (AHCN) has called for the adoption of mass rental housing as viable option for sustaining their existence in the country.
Osinbajo, three governors for Abuja housing show
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will open the 13th edition of the Abuja International Housing Show, which commences next month at the International Conference Centre. Governors of Lagos, Kaduna and Edo states will also be special guest while presidents of all housing and construction professional bodies, and corporate Chief Executive Officers are also expected…
Fund in talks with varsities on staff, student housing
Towards expanding campus housing, two premier universities have begun discussions with the Family Homes Fund (FHF) to explore areas of partnership in developing affordable housing for staff and students as well as hostel construction. The universities are University of Lagos and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. The fund is also in talks with Lagos State government…
Family homes funds target 500,000 new homes, 1.5 million jobs
A new special purpose investment vehicle - Family Homes Funds (FHF) plans to support the development of over 500,000 homes and 1.5million jobs for the low income earners by 2023. FHF have the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority and the Federal Ministry of Finance Incorporated as founding shareholders. Through International recruitment firm – PriceWaterHouse Coopers, the…