NMRC optimistic on economy as mortgage refinancing hits N17 billion
Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company Plc (NMRC) published its Annual Reports and Accounts for 2018 at its Annual General Meeting held at the Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
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…
Facility managers want role in proper use of national assets
Experts have stressed the need for proper use of facility managers in the management of national assets and facilities. They spoke at an event to mark the 2019 World International Facility Management (FM) Day and launch of Lagos State Maintenance Cultured Initiative, organised by the State Government in collaboration with the Nigerian Chapter of the…
NMRC boosts liquidity in Nigeria’s housing market
The Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC), a Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)-licensed mortgage liquidity facility with the core mandate of developing the primary and secondary mortgage markets has refinanced mortgage loans totaling N18billion as at December 2018.
Experts predict further dip in real estate market
A combination of heightened uncertainty and eroding affordability is expected to cut into demand and contribute to a weaker real estate market in 2019, and 2018 harsh economic...
‘Removing drivers of high construction cost will reduce house prices’
DEBO ADEJANA is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Realty Point Limited, a mass housing development company, passionate about cooperative housing and homeownership. In this interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, he spoke on the widening housing gap in Nigeria and how government can help the private sector in addressing the needs. In Nigeria, there are…
NMRC, ITF kick off construction skills acquisition programme
In fresh efforts to help bridge the manpower gap in the building and construction industry, the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has flagged off its second building and construction skills acquisition programme.
Nigerians lament inconsistency in housing policy
Eggheads and investors are expressing deep emotion over the policy inconsistency in the housing industry, which they blamed for the deficit in the sector.
NMRC, IFC launch EDGE green building certification system
To encourage companies to invest in sustainably-designed buildings, Nigerian Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, have launched the EDGE green building certification system in Nigeria to jumpstart the mainstreaming of resource-efficient buildings across the country in a fast, simple and affordable way. An innovation…