Tag: Property

Rydal Mews launches home ownership scheme
Modupe Anjous Property Real Estate Rydal Mews Limited

Rydal Mews launches home ownership scheme

Chairman, Rydal Mews, Mr. Adetola Atekoja (left); Chief Executive Officer, Rydal Mews, Mrs. Modupe Anjous; Deputy Country Head, Deutsche Bank Nigeria, Mrs. Adeola Azeez and Director, Rydal Mews, Mr. Bankole Animashaun, during Rydal Mews 7th Anniversary celebration in Lekki, Lagos Lagos-based real estate management company, Rydal Mews Limited has introduced […]

ARCON triggers discontent over HND holders’ registration
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ARCON triggers discontent over HND holders’ registration

As architects suspend N500 million insurance scheme A major disagreement is brewing again among members of the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) and it’s regulatory body, Architects Registration Council Of Nigeria (ARCON) on the certification of Higher National Diploma (HND) holders.   Before now architects, who graduated with HND are […]

‘How to unlock real estate potentials for national development’
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‘How to unlock real estate potentials for national development’

Following increasing growth in Nigeria’s low and middle income population, stakeholders have called for the unlocking of the real estate sector to drive national development. They said with right reforms and political will, the sector will spearhead a momentous growth because of high demands of housing occasioned by  the increase in […]

Operatives task SON on substandard paint products
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Operatives task SON on substandard paint products

Standards Organisation of Nigeria Paint manufacturers have lamented the effect of adulteration, faking and merchandising of their products with high nuisance value, saying it had led to loss of revenue to their members and government. Apart from that, the manufacturers said, it is also impacting negatively on the reputations of […]

Coalition advocates reform in urban policies, resources allocation to councils
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Coalition advocates reform in urban policies, resources allocation to councils

[FILES] This is Lagos before urban renewal projects came to the rescue in Oshodi. Global experts have enjoined African governments to review their National Urban Policies (NUPs) to address structural impediments and lay the foundations for inclusive urban expansion. They pinpointed out that 18 NUPs drafted in Sub-Saharan Africa including […]

NMRC, ITF kick off construction skills acquisition programme
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NMRC, ITF kick off construction skills acquisition programme

In fresh efforts to help bridge the manpower gap in the building and construction industry, the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has flagged off its second building and construction skills acquisition programme. The three months intensive vocational training program organized in collaboration with the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) for 40 […]

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Obasanjo endorses Atiku for president

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday said he has forgiven his former vice-president Abubakar Atiku for some grievances he has against him while in office. He also endorsed Atiku as his candidate choice for the presidency in next year’s general election. Obasanjo, earlier, often criticised his former vice and […]

Property buyers shun off-plan sales amid sharp practices
Elliot Orupabo NIESV Niyi Fudoju Property Salimon Alao Shobanke

Property buyers shun off-plan sales amid sharp practices

Many prospective property investors are becoming wary with the gale of promotions for off-plan sales characterised by incentives for buyers of new homes. The concept has gone more radical recently, with the private developers offering mouth-watering discounts, installmental payments and dangling other attractions to buyers. The traditional marketing ploys include […]

NITP tasked on town planning regulations
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NITP tasked on town planning regulations

NITP National President Mr. Luka Bulus Achi Appalled by the planning conundrum, which has bedeviled many cities, the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) has been asked to lead the struggle of redeeming the nation’s town planning regulations. The call was predicated on the constant conflict between planners and policy […]

Developers get date for Lagos Blue Water project
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Developers get date for Lagos Blue Water project

Lekki- Epe Expressway. PHOTO: Rendel-ltd Two leading pan-African investment and real estate firms – African Capital Alliance and Elalan Group have announced plan to deliver a blend of contemporary luxury apartments and state of the art retail mall in Lagos.     Group Managing Director, Elalan Group, Andrea Geday, who spoke […]

Global wellness real estate blossoms into $134b industry Worldwide Real estate wellness booms
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Global wellness real estate blossoms into $134b industry Worldwide Real estate wellness booms

Heritage Place, Ikoyi, Lagos Researchers see residential real estate as the next frontier that will be radically transformed by the wellness movement. Consumers around the world already spend $3.7 trillion (or five per cent of global GDP in 2015) on their wellness. They are beginning to recognize this connection and […]

BCPG tasks artisans on safety in construction sites
BCPG Lagos State NDT Property Solomon Ogunseye

BCPG tasks artisans on safety in construction sites

To curb death of building artisans on construction site, the Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG) Lagos State Chapter in collaboration with Lagos State Safety Commission has trained over 400 artisans in the built sector on the imperatives of adopting standard safety measures/insurance. The one-day workshop titled, “Measures and application on […]

Shelter Afrique unfolds five-year new strategy, plans sack of workers
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Shelter Afrique unfolds five-year new strategy, plans sack of workers

Femi Adewole Amid huge debts overhang, the troubled Pan-African housing financier dealing exclusively with the promotion of affordable housing – Shelter Afrique (SHAF) has unfolded a five-year strategy and announced plans to restructure its organization. The company is in the process of negotiating a debt restructuring scheme with its lenders, […]