Green financing

Green bond financing for real estate taking shape in Africa

African real estate markets are increasingly warming up to the concept of green financing. Green financing is the use of fixed income financial instruments...
Samih Sawiris

Egyptian Real Estate Mogul Has Acquired Thomas Cook Germany

Egyptian business magnate Samih Sawiris has acquired the German Subsidiary of fallen travel firm Thomas Cook through his Raiffeisen Touristik (RT) Group according to a...

New Report Projects Lead Growth in Kenya and South Africa Luxury Travel

By Lilian Gaitho A new report released in collaboration with the ongoing WTM London (World Travel Market) exhibition has named Kenya and South Africa as...

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...

Africa’s top hotel event adds millions to local economies

An independent report has quantified the economic benefits to host countries of the influential Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF). The assessment revealed that the AHIF...
real estate

Study reveals real estate is world’s leading investment category

A comprehensive study of the world’s affluent households by Luxury Portfolio International (LPI) has revealed compelling metrics on the demand for residential real estate among the...

Tanzania Construction Costs

Tanzania is the second largest economy in East Africa, with a population of over 5 million people and economic growth of 6.8% on GDP...

African countries reduce days and cost to register commercial property

Registering property is one of the key procedures for transferring property from one party to another. Registration legally confers exclusive ownership, possession and rights in...

Africa’s hotel development to attract US$1.7 bn in 2019

Investors are projected to put US$1.7 billion into Africa’s hospitality industry next year according to a report by property group JLL represented at the...

Studies show global cities at risk of real estate bubble

Most stock markets have seen an overall bull run over the past ten years, rising from the financial crisis and investors are concerned the...

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New Watamu skyscraper to unseat The Pinnacle as Africa’s number one

A new Watamu skyscraper dubbed Palm Exotjca proposed to be built in Malindi threatens to unseat the proposed Pinnacle Towers to become Africa's tallest...
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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...
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Kenya’s Construction Costs, 2017

Kenya's Construction Costs are one of the highest on the continent. The construction industry represents 6 percent of global GDP according to the International...

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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