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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: An overview

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In this article I am going to be looking at the new Lagos Tenancy Law 2011, which is the guideline for all transactions in real estate pertaining to landlord and tenant matters. My pledge to you is to take you on a learning ride and understanding of these laws as much as possible and in the most nonprofessional terms I ...

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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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Nigeria Property: Are you searching for information to solve a specific problem?

Is searching for information on Nigeria property to solve a specific problem a herculean task to you?  Are you a home-seeker? Housing agent? Property investor? Then I strongly recommend you  visit: www.findnigeriaproperty.com for solutions to your property needs. Why did I say so? This nigeriaproperty search engine is a product of Realtor MLS.Com Ltd, which makes up myself and other well meaning real estate practitioners ...

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How to Pass Niesv Exams in One Sitting

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HAVE YOU HEARD? YOU WILL NEED TO WRITE NIESV EXAMS IF YOU MUST GO FAR IN THIS BUSINESS. OTHERWISE, YOU MAY SOON BE FORCED TO CLOSE SHOP! Lagos state just enacted a law to forbid unqualified practitioners. Federal Ministry of Trade is now to register ALL Estate Agents nationwide. The stakes are getting higher and the hammer will soon fall ...

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Real Estate Business

If you are considering real estate business to start with little or no money from your pocket, then take time to digest the information I am about to share with you.  This is because I will be exposing you to proven strategy that my company, Realty Point Limited, a real estate investment organization has been applying since 2005 in helping ...

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How the US Government Shutdown Could Drag Down the Housing Sector Recovery

Beyond the normal inconveniences — interruptions in Medicare, the darkening of the National Zoo’s panda cam — the government shutdown threatens to rain on the one bright spot of the economic recovery: The housing market. Lenders looking to process new mortgage applications will be blocked from basic services, like verifying Social Security numbers and tax return documents from the Internal ...

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Johannesburg’s RMB Westport set to invest $250million in Nigeria’s real estate

In an unprecedented move, Johannesburg-based RMB Westport, South Africa’s second-largest financial-services company, announced the property unit of its investment banking arm has raised $250 million to develop real estate in West Africa. The initial sites will be in Nigeria, Ghana and  Angola. Retail and mixed-use development will be the primary objective. Africa currently has strong demand for high-grade retail and ...

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African Land Investments To Buy Shopping Malls And Office Facilities

Investors are looking to participate and partake of the opportunity to sell to Africa’s growing middle class with growing pockets. These investors are looking for the opportunity to participate in the growth of modern shopping malls and office blocks in sub-Saharan Africa. Launched October 24, 2013, African Land Investments (ALI) will invest in existing retail and commercial real estate assets across the ...

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Scarborough United Group Plans $500 Million Investment in Nigeria

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London-based Scarborough United Group Plc, SUGPlc, has announced it plans to invest N77.89 billion ($500 million US) in Nigeria’s real estate, leisure and football (soccer) services in the next six to nine months. Sheffield United, owned by Scarborough, is a major sports brand in the United Kingdom. Nairaland Forum and All Africa, two Lagos-based online publications, separately reported Scarborough United, ...

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