Africa real estate

African Countries to Benefit from IFC Housing Platform

Kenya, Rwanda, Nigeria and other African countries are set to benefit from a $300 million investment platform coordinated by the International Finance Corporation and...
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Skyscraper completions declined by 13.7 per cent in 2019

According to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat's newly released annual report (CTBUH) Tall Trends of 2019, there are now 170 supertall...

The Growth of the Luxury Property Market

A 2017 report by the Wealth X group detailing the property preferences of high-net worth individuals has outlined the increasing appetite for property by...

Property technology continues to attract venture capital

Real estate firms are increasingly putting technology at the forefront of their business operations as the industry adjusts to a brave new world brought...

Africa hotels forum highlights key developments in hospitality industry

The Africa Hospitality Investment Forum (AHIF) which has been going on since Tuesday, hosted at Radisson Blu Hotel, has attracted a number of key...

How Affordable is ‘Affordable Housing’ in Sub-Saharan Africa?

A scrutiny conducted by JLL in five countries in Sub-Saharan Africa has revealed an annual shortage of housing in excess of 24.25 million in...

Global logistics property sailing steady

Global logistics property is in boom mode, at least in 2018, when institutional investors are continued flocking to the stands. The effect has been...

Tanzania Contracts Chinese Firm to Build Africa’s Largest Medical Factory

Tanzania Government has signed a contract with Chinese company Neusoft Medical Systems Company Ltd to construct the largest medical equipment manufacturing factory in Africa. The new factory will...

Top ten issues affecting global real estate in 2018-2019

The Counsellors of real estate an international consortium that provides advice on real property has published the 2018-19 Top 10 issues affecting global real...

Alpha Cities

African cities have got work to do if they are to measure up to their peers in other continents with regard to attracting big...

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Watamu skyscraper to unseat The Pinnacle as tallest building

Before the dust settles on news of the ongoing construction of Africa’s tallest building in Upper Hill, Nairobi, something is happening at the Kenyan...

How Big Is An Acre Really?

An acre is the typical measurement of a piece of land, used by buyers and sellers to have an understanding of the size of...

Kenya Construction Costs, 2017

The construction industry represents 6 percent of global GDP according to the International Construction Market Survey for 2017. However, productivity growth in the construction industry...

AVIC unveils the Global Trade Centre in Nairobi

Chinese company AVIC International, through its Kenyan subsidiary yesterday unveiled the Global Trade Centre (GTC) a city complex set on 7.5 acres of land...

Second Phase of Dongo Kundu Bypass to begin next month

Phase 2 of the Dongo Kundu bypass project is set to be rolled out from next month after the Attorney General gave clearance to...

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