Land speculation in Kenya

Latest Kenya real estate outlook

The latest real estate outlook for prime property in Kenya shows that the coronavirus pandemic has accelerated certain trends that were already in evidence...
Process

Ministry of land moves to simplify land registration process

Kenya’s Ministry of Lands has undertaken a raft of measures to simplify registration processes and speed up land transactions. In a document published on its...
Loft Duplexes Centum

Centum plans Ksh. 35 million luxury apartments in Two Rivers

Centum real estate has launched a prime residential development in its Two Rivers development that will see buyers fork out Ksh. 35 million for...
Ardhi

Ministry of Lands to Partially Reopen

The Ministry of Lands has agreed to partially reopen land registries across the country after nearly two months of inactivity to keep COVID-19 at...
Retirement Benefits Authority

New regulation to give pension holders up to Ksh. 7 million for home purchase

Treasury Ukur Yatani has published the Retirement Benefits (Mortgage Loans) Amendment Regulations 2020 that allows members of retirement benefits schemes to utilize a portion...
Off plan properties

Banda Homes accused of fraud again

Off-plan developer Banda Homes, have once again come to the limelight after a section of their clients claimed they had been scammed to the...
land governance in Africa

New bill proposes amendment to address public complaints on land registration

A new bill to amend the Land Registrations Act has been proposed. The Land Registration (Amendment) Bill 2020 proposes to amend the Land Registration...
FIDIC

Economic survey shows construction industry driven by residential buildings

The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics recently published the Kenya economic survey for 2020, detailing economic data across various sectors of the economy. The...
Court Ruling on Land Cases Kenya

Legal take on loans and real estate agreements impacted by COVID-19

In the wake of the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 global pandemic, the real estate and loan markets in Kenya are bound to be...
Tax Amendment Act 2020

New tax laws to affect real estate as government targets leaseholders to increase revenues

President Uhuru Kenyatta signed the Tax Laws Amendment Act, 2020 effective April 25th, bringing into force tax law changes expected to impact all industries...

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