Home » Tag Archives: investment

Tag Archives: investment

Risks to Avoid When Using Leverage in Real Estate

Leverage is the use of various financial instruments or borrowed capital to purchase and/or increase the potential return of investment—the term is used on both Wall Street and in the Main Street real estate market. The easiest example for real estate is a mortgage, where you’re using your own money to leverage the purchase. In most cases, a 20% down ...

Read More »

How to Invest In Real Estate With Little or No Money

real estate

When you invest in residential real estate, you are getting more than a home or a piece of land upon which to build a home. Real estate investment has become a popular way for people to make money, and it is not uncommon to buy a house or land without any intention of living there. Some people simply buy and ...

Read More »

Manufacturers urge FG to fix infrastructure

Manufacturers

Manufacturers in the real sector have urged government across all levels to improve the quality of infrastructure in the industrial areas. The operators in a chat with our correspondent argued that the industrial sector depends heavily on constant power for production and good road network to facilitate logistics, stressing that all of these issues affect competitiveness of the real sector. ...

Read More »

Experts seek increased investment in real estate

investment

Housing specialists have advised stakeholders to improve investment in the sector to mitigate existing deficits and create more affordable homes for Nigerians. They spoke at the 2018 end of year programme organised by Brit Property Nigeria Limited in Lagos. According to them, investment in Real Estate gives good returns than other investment instruments in the country. The Chief Executive Officer, ...

Read More »

Enugu State housing corporation set to unveil Zik Museum

museum

The Enugu State Housing Development Corporation says it is on the verge of completing a world-class museum to be named after the first president of Nigeria, Nnamdi Azikiwe. The Managing Director of the corporation, Mr. Chukwuemelie Agu disclosed this on Wednesday in Enugu while speaking with journalists. Agu said that the museum that would be known as Zik Centre was ...

Read More »

Expert urge Federal Government to invest in infrastructure

Federal Government

A town planning consultant, Mr. Olaide Afolabi, on Monday called on the Federal Government to formulate policies that would facilitate infrastructure and property development in the country. Afolabi, a former President of the Association of Town Planning Consultants of Nigeria (ATOPCON), made the call in an interview which held in Lagos. He said there were huge gaps in the areas ...

Read More »

Experts seek increased investment in deficit sectors of economy

investment

Experts at the 2018 Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers (IAPM) forum/launch of Association of Corporate and Individual Investment Advisers (CIIA) called for increased investment in needy sectors to drive economic growth. They believe that major challenges to some sector in the economy were poor funding and lack of access to finance, stating that this will be a major catalyst to ...

Read More »

AfDB signs $40m investment for Nigeria, others

AfDB

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an equity investment of $40m in African economies. The $40m would be ploughed in the African Infrastructure Investment Fund, with a focus on acquiring positions of significant influence in roads, airports, rail links, bridges, ports, logistics, power generation, utility distribution, as well as telecommunications assets, the AfDB said ...

Read More »

Nigeria’s debt on infrastructure is a good investment – Fashola

Fashola

Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says debt for infrastructure in Nigeria is good debt, as far as he is concerned. Speaking at the Africa Investment Forum in Sandton South Africa on Wednesday, the minister said the Nigerian government should not be judged like a private company when it comes to borrowing. His words: “The only thing ...

Read More »