Home » Real Estate » Articles (page 5)

Articles

How to buy Property using Peer Approach

peer approach

There are various approaches to buying property depending on what suits you. You can buy property as a lone ranger, some choose to use the peer approach in acquiring properties while others opt for the cooperative approach. In this piece and in the audio that comes after, you will get to learn how to buy a property using peer approach. ...

Read More »

Red flags in real estate transactions

red flags in real estate transactions

Real estate transactions involve the leasing, renting, buying or selling of property and is viewed as a very profitable venture. Unfortunately, scams and frauds are a common feature within the sector. This article identifies red flags in real estate transactions you must watch out for. Scam or fraud is a major obstacle bedeviling real estate transactions in Nigeria, this is ...

Read More »

The Challenges of Financing Real Estate Developments in Nigeria

Financing real estate developments

Proper financing is all-important to successful property investment and development. In this article we take a critical look at the challenges of financing real estate developments in Nigeria. The term ‘development’ as defined in section 2(1) of the Nigerian Town and Country Planning ordinance 1948, states that “development in relation to any land includes any building or rebuilding operation and ...

Read More »

Why a Professional Property Manager Should Manage Your Property

Ghana real estate

For many property owners in Nigeria, asking a professional property manager to manage a property is like spending money like a drunken sailor. Most property owners don’t believe a professional property manager does anything special, so why employ one? There’s so much a professional property manager can do to that residential rental property or commercial property that would bring immense ...

Read More »

How To Buy a Property Using Cooperative Approach

cooperative approach

There are various approaches to buying property depending on what suits you. You can buy property as a lone ranger, some choose to use the peer approach in acquiring properties while others opt for the cooperative approach. In this piece and in the audio that comes after, you will get to learn how to buy a property using cooperative approach. ...

Read More »

RENTING AN APARTMENT IN LAGOS: The Landlord, Agent and Tenant Drama

renting an apartment in Lagos

Renting an apartment in Lagos has become a feat that deserves a standing ovation for whoever can successfully scale through the hurdle without any hitches. And I’m talking about the prospective tenants and just maybe the real estate agents who are the middle men in the course of renting an apartment. As for the Landlords, they are usually the outsiders ...

Read More »

Debo Adejana Real Estate Seminar Returns in November

Debo Adejana Real Estate Seminar

Professionals and stakeholders in the Nigerian Housing Sector have always clamoured that there is no platform as strong and promising for the transformation of the Nigerian economy as the real estate/ housing development sector. The future of real estate development in Nigeria is promising and the potentials are so huge. Though the present indices are negative but the opportunities thrown ...

Read More »

The Relationship between Poverty and Environmental degradation in Lagos

Poverty and environmental degradation in Lagos

Poverty and environmental degradation both share a mutual relationship in the Lagos Metropolis especially in areas that seem to be very congested. This article addresses the relationship between poverty and environmental degradation in Lagos. Lagos metropolis is inhabited by about 80% of the population of lagosians making it the most urbanized state in Nigeria today. With a population of over ...

Read More »

Top 10 Cheapest Locations to Live in Lagos

cheapest locations to live in Lagos

Lagos is the most populated and commercially active state in Nigeria. And by virtue of this fact, it is virtually the most expensive place to live in the country and one of the most expensive cities to live in the world. In this article, we take a look at the top 10 cheapest locations to live if you want to ...

Read More »