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...

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...

Tanzania to build a hydro-electric power plant in heritage site

Plans are underway to build the long-delayed 2 100 MW hydroelectric plant in a World Heritage site Tanzania famous for its animal populations and...

The Most Expensive Cities to Build In

To identify the most expensive place to build, the average build cost in USD of six different types of construction was assessed; apartment high-rise ...

African Cities and Opportunity

It’s about 10 years since the turn of the global financial of 2008 in which economies were cajoled into the arm twisting allure of...

Tianlong Cylinder (CHINA) Co. to build production facility at Tatu Industrial Park

Nairobi Tianlong Cylinder(CHINA) Co. has announced that it will build a new production facility at Tatu Industrial Park, becoming the latest company to move to...

Pioneer developers back industrial real estate as new area of industry growth

An under supply of A-grade quality warehouses, and high demand by tenants for quality spaces, has presented a number of new opportunities for development...

East Africa Construction Report, 2016

The Africa Construction Report for 2016, released by Deloitte has mapped out various parameters and statistics in the construction sector for the entire African...

Uganda to construct new mall dubbed Arena Mall

Uganda is set on the verge of constructing another mall- The Arena Mall. This news barely comes four months after the Imperial Mall in...

The Top 5 Expensive Cities In The World

Property prices in most of the world cities are ever on the rise. Below is a list from Forbes magazine on five of the...

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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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