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Hutbay Unveils Custom Webpages for Estate Agents and Developers

Lagos-based online marketplace for properties, Hutbay, has unveiled customizable web pages for estate agents and developers, to boost their online presence. Hutbay made this known to TechCabal via an email conversation with company CEO, Owolabi Olatunji. According to an official release from Hutbay, the customizable web pages, which has been in beta for some weeks now, will allow real estate ...

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Agent’s Diary: My worst nightmare

Our second story in a long series of Agent’s diary dwells on the private life of a Real estate agent who happens to come from a very wealthy home. This is a sojourn into the personal life of arguably the youngest and one of the most talked about agent in Lekki; Kunle Irepodun (real names withheld). We decided to share ...

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Agent’s Diary: Strange cries in the basement

We brought you the ‘FIRST EVER REAL ESTATE FICTION SERIES’ that has been opening our eyes week in, week out to the challenges tenants go through with their landlords and even their fellow tenants. The Brouhaha of Oga Martins is believed to have also created a broader perspective as to the hurdles real estate agents and practitioners have to cross ...

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My Best Real Estate Deal Yet

Without mincing words, I can tell you that it is not everybody that is feeling the cash crunch. Yes, no matter how much the so-called economic recession is played up in the dailies and certain sectors of the economy, people still have good money to invest in the enterprise of their dreams. In fact, it is in the midst of ...

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Real Estate agents reveal their dirty little secrets

Unfortunately, the real-estate-agent business is saddled with a poor reputation. According to the real estate agents surveyed by consumerreports.org, that reputation is sometimes earned. Here are a few of the top bad behaviors the real estate agents surveyed say they’ve witnessed, all of which breach the ethical code of Realtors . They’re listed in the order of how frequently they ...

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KEEPING UP WITH A LASGIDI REAL ESTATE AGENT

KEEPING UP WITH A LASGIDI REAL ESTATE AGENT

Unemployment is an epidemic in Nigeria right? Or so I have heard. I live in Lagos and I have a job, so I shouldn’t complain. Wish that were so. Don’t get me wrong, I love my chosen field, at least unlike many of my peers am actually doing what I made up my mind to do, and then am working ...

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Estate Agent dupes 56 people

A developer and four estate agents have been arraigned before a magistrate’s court sitting in Lagos for allegedly collecting a sum of N19.4m from 56 persons under the guise of letting out a self-contained apartment on Yusuf Street in the Iyana Ipaja area of the state. We gathered that the accused persons – Chief Adeoye Ogundipe (70), Chief Wasiu Jinadu ...

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Deadly Mistakes You Can Make As A Real Estate Investor

Many people tried to get in on real estate investing during the economic downturn. And if you had the money or had sparkling enough credit to get a coveted loan, why not? There were lots of cheap properties available on the market due to the foreclosure crisis. As the market is rebounding and prices continue to rise, more people are ...

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DO YOU KNOW: Real Estate Investment Cycles

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THE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT CYCLES (Part 1) Top of the day to you, it’s wonderful being with you once again. How has business been? I believe it has been a rewarding experience. I want us to get cracking on our business of today straightaway because of how crucial this topic is to every real estate investor. In one of our ...

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