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What Makes Up A Home’s Foundation?

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Have you ever wondered what part of a building is the most important? The truth is the type of foundation used to erect a structure determines the holding capacity or strength of that structure. This article talks about the best kind of foundation for your home. “Which type of foundation is better for home construction; a poured slab type at ...

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Fire Destroy Shops Worth Millions at Ikom Market

Fire Destroy Shops Worth Millions at Ikom Market

Over forty shops worth millions of naira, was gutted by fire at the Ikom market in Cross River State. The inferno, which started at about 2AM on Tuesday and was attributed to power upsurge from the public power supply, could not be contained in spite of frantic efforts by shop owners to put it out. The state fire service station ...

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Real Estate Transactions To Hit $1trillion In 2020

Real Estate Transactions To Hit $1trillion In 2020

Analysts from the real estate sector have projected that transactions in the industry would surpass $1trillion globally, by 2020. The Director Global Capital Markets Research, Mr David Green-Morgan, stated that transaction volumes would be driven by the need to cater for the aging global population investment requirements. Green-Morgan, noted that by 2050 there will be more people over the age ...

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Fayose Flags Off Ekiti State Flyover

Fayose Flags Off Ekiti State Flyover

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has flagged off the construction of the first flyover in the state. Speaking at the ceremony, Governor Fayose explained that the flyover, which is going to be about two kilometers, would cost the State Government over N5.7 billion. Fayose, who described the 1.2-kilometre flyover project as the first of its kind in the state said it ...

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10 Ways To Resolve Landlord/Tenant Disputes

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Once you have decided to become a landlord, you’ll need to be prepared for disputes that will inevitably arise with your new tenants. Being prepared will help you avoid being caught unaware by a dispute. This article aims at suggesting ways by which dispute between landlords and tenants can be resolved. Instead of immediately going to court, there are many ...

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“Corruption Is The Major Cause Of Building Collapse In Nigeria”

Lekki Building Collapse

A Professor of Building at the University of Lagos and the Vice Chairman, Council of Registered Builders of Nigeria, Martin Dada, has attributed the cause of building collapse in the country to human greed and corruption. Read excerpts from his interview with Punchng Correspondent. A lot has been said about building collapse. What in your opinion are the main causes ...

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FIABCI Nigeria Embarks On Affordable Housing Campaign

FIABCI Nigeria To Hold New Year Dinner in Lagos

The Nigerian chapter of the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) has commenced a campaign for affordable housing with the slogan: ‘The city we need is affordable’. FIABCI Nigeria was on a panel at the recently concluded MIPIM conference discussing and sharing experiences of urban policy and housing delivery where it was represented by a past President of the Nigerian Institution ...

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Why You Need A Property Manager For Your Rental Property

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If you have just purchased a stellar investment property and have decided to rent it out, do you think you would require the services of a property manager? This article sheds light on the importance of a property manager. One of the primary decisions to make is whether or not to use a real estate agent. Using a property manager ...

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Man. City Star, Raheem Sterling Slashes £300K off Asking Price For His Mansion

Man. City Star, Raheem Sterling Slashes £300K off Asking Price For His Mansion

21-year-old Manchester City winger, Raheem Sterling is looking to sell his luxurious mansion for £1.2million, £300K less than its original asking price. The home comes with a Michael Jackson-themed room, dedicated barber’s room, fully equipped gym and a spacious garden amongst other luxurious features. He bought it for £1.15million in 2013. See more photos of the mansion below: Get all ...

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Top 10 Most Astonishing Constructions In The World

This article gives us useful insight into amazing architectural masterpieces in the world. Only the best could have constructed these buildings that have been carefully selected as the top 10 most astonishing constructions in the world. The world we live in is characterized by a good number of breathtaking structures that makes you wonder what paradise would look like. There ...

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