Monday, 29th May 2023

Hakeem Ogunniran

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.
14 Feb 2022
Housing experts are optimistic that the current bullish and disruptive play, which characterise the real estate sector will be sustained.
5 Apr 2021
Eggheads in the sector have called for improved operating environment for operators in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS) to maximise rental income and ensure capital appreciation.
20 Sep 2020
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has tasked the Lagos State Building Investment Company (LBIC), to unlock its assets and avail Lagosians mortgages at competitive rates.
14 Oct 2019
To revive the nation’s real estate in Nigeria and position it for bigger role in the Nigerian economy, experts have called for a holistic strategy for the sector reform.
30 Sep 2019
Burdened by the need to bridge estimated three million deficit, the Lagos State Government has appealed to private developers and investors to team up with the government...
10 Dec 2018
MR. HAKEEM OGUNNIRAN is the immediate past Managing Director, UACN Property Development Company (UPDC). He is also the founder/Chief Executive Officer, Eximia Realty Company Limited. He spoke to VICTOR GBONEGUN on the challenges of affordability and social housing in Nigeria as well as the real estate’s potential in boosting the economy. You are a lawyer…
12 Nov 2018
Concerned about existing deficits in the middle-income segment, the immediate past Managing Director, UACN Property Development Company, Mr. Hakeem Ogunniran has unveiled his new firm- Eximia Realty Company Limited, which plans to bridge the housing gap in the country with 5,000 units.
5 Feb 2018
Towards providing guides to investors on strategic opportunities in the real estate sector, foremost real estate brand, specializing in providing a premium service, Messrs Fine and Country in collaboration with Business Day and Lagos Business School is convening the fifth edition....
15 Jun 2017
Nigerian British-Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) has decried the multiplicity of taxes in Lagos State, describing it as a mere revenue generator compounding the woes of many business entities.
22 May 2017
Following the high vacancy rates in highbrow areas, landlords and property investors are transforming residential buildings into prime urban real estate.
30 Mar 2017
UACN Property Development Company Plc has stressed the need for effective synergy between government, universities and development institutions in the quest to reduce unemployment in the country.


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