Real Estate Decade Review

A Decade in Real Estate

Ten years is a short time in real estate markets. A single skyscraper project could take half a decade to complete while certain projects...

Hotel industry faces stiff competition from short-term rentals

Kenya’s hospitality sector has come face to face with the backlash from the influence of online accommodation listings like Airbnb and Booking.com on the...

Kenya had cheapest housing prices in the region in 2018

The price of the cheapest newly built house in Kenya spiked in 2017, reaching KSh. 3 million, the highest over the past nine years....

Real estate investors to watch out for climate change

This time of the year could not be more different and unexpected compared to the same period last year. In contrast to the prevailing...

Mega Malls turn to entertainment to boost returns

Big malls in Nairobi are now making cinemas and the entertainment industry anchor tenants in a new drive aimed at increasing foot traffic and...
Road

Delayed infrastructure projects to cost Kenyan tax payers KSh. 200bn annually

Up to 80% of large infrastructure projects in Kenya are delivered late and over-budget according to a new report from Mace, a consultancy firm...

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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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