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Nigeria at the top of West African countries in major infrastructure

According to data recently released by Deloitte African Construction Trends report placed Nigeria at the top of West African countries in major infrastructure construction projects in 2014, with a total spend of $36.4 billion on major infrastructure construction projects for the year 2014. “Whereas South Africa was previously the choice market in Africa for scalable operations, Nigeria now has a ...

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Singapore: Investors appear reluctant to step back into the market

Singapore’s property prices may have largely defied doomsday predictions for a crash, but investors appear reluctant to step back into the market anytime soon. While 29 percent cited rental income as a reason to buy, analysts are concerned about whether tenants and rents may be drying up “It has become increasingly difficult to rent out units as the increased completions ...

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1000 main building purchased for $440

Germany-based Union Investment announced it has finalized the purchase of the 36-story 1000 Main office tower in downtown Houston for approximately $440 million or about $525 per square foot, in one of the biggest Houston realty deals ever. “We are delighted to add this well positioned property with strong prospects for stable long-term income and rent growth to our excellent ...

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South Africa makes 19 hottest property markets in the world

Nigeria Union protest forceful takeover of house of a Nigerian missionary

Global property world compiled and analyzed the property price performance of the world’s big economies. They put together a list of the top 19 markets based on year-over-year, inflation adjusted price performance as of the fourth quarter of 2014. South Africa makes this list with markets ranked from least to most quickly appreciating. The hottest housing markets as published by ...

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PROPERTY SEARCH: to go online OR use an agent?

Its no longer news that the Real Estate market is towing the technology synchronisation way. Following the new trend of mobile apps driving real estate, you would wonder how this affect the regular masses. Should we expect a person in search of a new apartment to think about surfing for properties online with the likes of Findnigeriaproperty.com and others. Nigeria Real ...

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Lagos State Tenancy Law at a glance

The promulgation of the Lagos tenancy law of 2011 came as respite for tenants who had been suffering in the hands of shylock landlords who had become excessive and brutal in their demands. The Law was set up to regulate rights and obligations under tenancy agreements and the relationship between the landlord and the tenant including the procedure for the ...

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Nigeria Real Estate Hub unveils #ShelterMatters


The leading hub for real estate News and information in Nigeria will be unveiling #ShelterMatters on Friday, 10th of April 2015. Shedding more light to this initiative, the Head of Media, Olumide Lawrence, explained that this step is to reach out to every Nigerian out there already on  different social media platforms. “The Real Estate sector is one which an ...

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Blackstone has reportedly raised $14.5 billion for Real estate fund

Blackstone exits investments in Synergy Property

Blackstone Group LP has gathered $14.5 billion from institutions for a global real estate fund and plans to collect an extra $1.3 billion from individuals, a person with knowledge of the matter said. The world’s biggest alternative-asset manager raised the money in about four months, said the person, who requested anonymity because fundraising details are kept private until the fund ...

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Risk-return factors on commercial real estate investment

An investment can be simply defined as expenditure in cash or its equivalent during one or more time periods in anticipation of enjoying a net inflow of cash or its equivalent in some future time period. In view of the limited resources and divers’ investment alternatives available to an investor, investment decisions are necessary. Investment decisions are made as a ...

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