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Property Expert Urges Govt. On Clear Strategy & Direction For Implementing Housing Plan

Property Expert Urges Govt. On Clear Strategy & Direction For Implementing housing plan

A real estate solution company, Propertygate Development and Investment Plc has thrown its weight behind a plan by the current administration to invest massively in both infrastructure and housing. The support, however, is with a call on the government to give clearer strategy and direction on how the initiative would be implemented, else the laudable vision might be fraught with ...

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Firm, FHA Homes Sign MoU On Housing Development

Unoccupied house in Abuja

FHA Homes Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Nekonini Business and Properties Limited for the development of 100 housing units in Abuja. According to both organisations, the project is the second phase of the Maccido Estate and is part of efforts to bridge the housing deficit in the country as the first phase of the project, which involved ...

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400 Residential Apartments To Be Sold To Retiring Police Officers

400 Residential Apartments To Be Sold To Retiring Police Officers

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase has revealed that 400 residential apartments would be completed by January 2016 and sold to retiring police officers. This was as he explained that the Nigeria Police Cooperative and Multi-purpose Society had developed and acquired some housing projects within the country which were being sold to police personnel at affordable prices. Arase, ...

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‘Housing Is A Human Right’ – Gimba Ya’u Kumo

'Housing Is A Human Right' - Gimba Ya’u Kumo

The Managing Director/Chief Executive of Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, Gimba Ya’u Kumo, has said that “housing is a human right” and he was doing everything possible to ensure that low and affordable housing schemes were provided across the 36 states of the federation – including the Federal Capital Territory. Kumo said this, in a statement made available to Daily ...

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The poor link between housing and health

Housing and health

The 3P’s: Poverty, Poor Housing and Health In recent years, environmental health science has broadened the scope of its inquiries, expanding its investigations beyond the effects of single pollutants on individuals to incorporate the entire panorama of external factors that may affect people’s health. Consideration of the health impacts of the built environment—the human-modified places where we live, work, play, ...

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Real Estate professionals canvass dialogue on housing

Construction chiefs canvass dialogue on housing

Real Estate professionals have called on the newly appointed Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, to engage all professional bodies within the construction industry to chat a common course on housing delivery. The dialogue, according to them is inevitable, as all the professional bodies within the industry needed to make input in order for the minister ...

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REDAN advocates housing for ‘common people’

common people displaced

THE National President, Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria, REDAN, Rev. Ugochuckwu Chime has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to develop a new housing policy which will enable the common people, (the Talakawas) who voted him into power to have their own houses. The REDAN boss who made the appeal  at the end of a one-day multi- stakeholders interactive workshop ...

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An Overview Of The National Housing Policy

Challenges of housing in terms of quality and quantity appear to be the same all over the world. The needy have less access to housing while the less needy have greater chances of accessing housing. In Nigeria, housing is generally inadequate in the rural areas in terms of quality, while the major problem in urban areas is more of quantity, ...

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‘Brazil trade mission to assist economic housing in Nigeria’

Preparatory to its Brazil trade mission, a Nigerian international business consulting firm has tasked Nigerian businesses, especially small and medium enterprises on the need to harness opportunities availed to them through the mission. According to the firm, the mission is designed to assist interested businesses in developing joint venture partnerships in economic housing, retail business, development, agribusiness, as well as ...

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