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5 Reasons Why You Will Need a Real Estate Agent Forever!

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You may be right to say you can do without a real estate agent in the course of buying, selling or renting a piece of real estate, albeit how far can you really go without one? This article gives 5 reasons why you will forever need a real estate agent. If most of us had our way we would bypass ...

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Works, Housing ministry has created 193,469 jobs in two years – Fashola

Works, Housing ministry has created 193,469 jobs in two years – Fashola

According to Premium Times, Power, Works and Housing ministry has created 193, 469 jobs, with 40,429 direct and 153,040 indirect jobs, within the two years of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, the minister, Babatunde Fashola, said Tuesday. Speaking in Abuja at a town hall meeting to celebrate the mid-term of President Buhari’s implementation of the economy recovery and road plan, Mr. ...

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Winners and Losers In Real Estate Investment

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If there is some sort of investment that has investors across the world pining for, it has to be the real estate investment arena. Investment in properties is not just rewarding, it is also exciting. This article takes a critical look at the winners and losers in real estate investment While there are several more options in investment like stocks, foreign ...

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AHCN Plans N500bn Revolving Intervention Fund With CBN

AHCN Plans N500bn Revolving Intervention Fund With CBN

“President/chairman of Council, Association of Housing Corporations of Nigeria (AHCN), QS Mohammed Baba Adamu has disclosed that the professional body has commenced the process of structuring a N500 billion revolving housing intervention fund from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to facilitate mass housing construction in Nigeria To this end, he confirmed that the association has created an off-takers database ...

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What Is Responsible For Urban Decay?

Urban decay

Urban decay occurs when a part of a city falls into disrepair and abandonment. Characteristics of urban decay include high unemployment rates, high crime rates, depopulation, desolate-looking landscapes, abandonment of buildings and split families. The factors that are responsible for urban decay is the focus of this article. Urban decay does not have one single cause, but rather a combination ...

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Nigerian Stock Exchange set to host inaugural Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) conference

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“The Nigerian Stock Exchange (The NSE or The Exchange) is pleased to announce that it will host the maiden edition  of its Real Estate Investment (REIT) Conference on Tuesday May 23, 2017 at the NSE Event Centre, Stock Exchange House 2/4, Customs Street, Marina, Lagos. The Conference themed “Real Estate Investment Trust in sub-Sahara Africa: The role of The Capital ...

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LCCI worries over property value use for assessment by FIRS

LCCI worries over property value use for assessment by FIRS

According to The Guardian, The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) says recent moves by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to use property value as a basis for Company Income Tax assessment is worrisome. The LCCI Director-General, Mr Muda Yusuf, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the move by the FIRS would hurt the ...

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Gully erosion threatens seven Edo communities

Gully erosion threatens seven Edo communities

“No‎ fewer than seven communities in Iluleha, near Sabongida-Ora, Owan West Local Government Area of Edo are under threat of gully erosion that have eaten deep into the only road that linked the community with the rest of the state.”- The Guardian The Guardian gathered that the gully in Uzebba area is measuring between about 50ft deep and 35ft and ...

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