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Boko Haram Destroys Valuable Real Estate

Boko Haram destroys valuable real estate.This is the implication of their continued attacks. Boko Haram has persisted in destroying countless properties undoubtedly worth millions and we in real estate are concerned. We are not less disheartened about the loss of human lives that tally up to a thousand at the moment. We know enough in the built industry to ascertain ...

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Commercial Property Values Increase in the UK

Property values for stores, offices and warehouses in the U.K. increased in July as confidence returned to the commercial sector. Capital values for commercial property increased by 0.2 percent, representing three consecutive months of growth, according to the latest report from Investment Property Databank. The firm expects continued investor interest for the commercial sector on the heels of Bank of ...

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Dispute and Matters Arising at the New Balogun Market

New twists and turns to the occupancy of the New Balogun market Lagos reveals a story fraught with court drama, and a tale of traders woes.Traders at the New Balogun Ultra Modern Market are left stranded following an eviction order by a new ‘landlord’, Traders at the New Balogun Ultra Modern Complex in Lagos Island are currently groaning under a ...

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Lagos State Tackles Quackery in Real Estate Through LASRETRAD

The era of real estate agents ripping off intending tenants will soon be over following the establishment of the Lagos State Real Agency Transaction Department (LASRETRAD) to tackle the housing challenge in the state and regulate the practice of estate agency. The department, which is under the Ministry of Housing, is expected to address issues such as treating tenants and ...

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Lagos Tenancy Law further explained

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TEXT OF SEMINAR HELD AT RPL ON SATURDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2012 LAGOS TENANCY LAWS 2011 DELIVERED BY EXPERT ON TENANT, LANDLORD MATTERS BARRISTER VALENTINO BUORO. Therefore, we have with us today a veteran in that field. In the field of tenant landlord issues. He is a barrister at law. But prior to that he’s been a journalist, he’s been all ...

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Niesv Launches New Body to Regulate Estate Agency

Respite may soon come the way of people interested in acquiring properties across the country but who had fell into the hands of dubious agents as the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers has set up a body to regulate the activities of all estate agents in the country. The move became necessary following the poor perception of estate ...

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Ogun Cors Uses Technology to Aid Land Tracking and Others

As part of measures to ensure efficient land administration, the Ogun State Government through the Bureau of Lands and Survey has acquired a Continuously Operation Reference System. The Director-General of the bureau, Mr. Adewale Oshinowo, said in Abeokuta that the government had acquired the very high resolution satellite imagery system and had been installed in high development areas of the ...

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Ogun to Take Back Illegally Acquired Land From Speculators

The newly appointed Director-General, Ogun State Bureau of Land and Survey/Special Adviser to the Ogun State Governor on Land Matters, Mr. Wale Oshinowo, has said the government will no longer fold its arms and watch speculators take over its land and plans to reclaim all properties illegally acquired. Oshinowo, who stated this while inspecting government land within the Ilo-Awela-Onipanu axis ...

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