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October 17, 2017
Waterview Landmark Village, Lagos, Nigeria Source: waterview.landmarkafrica.com

Marriott’s announcements at the African Hotel Investment Forum 2017

Marriott announced seven new hotel deal signings at the African Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) 2017, which held October 10 – 12 in Kigali, Rwanda.  The global hotel company currently operates in 20 African countries, a penetration that was particularly driven […]
October 1, 2017

East African Asset Manager Receives Kenya’s 3rd REIT License

Kenya’s capital market regulator has granted the asset management subsidiary of Britam Holdings Plc (Britam) a license that enables them operate a Real Estate Investment Trust. Britam is a diversified financial services group with operations in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, South […]
September 25, 2017
Part of the Upper Hill skyline in Nairobi, Kenya. Britam Tower and Crowne Plaza shown in the middle. Image Source. Instagram.com/estateintel

TIA Africa Investment Report 2017

This is Africa (TIA) published their annual Africa Investment Report earlier this month and their rulings point to the current state of flux and uncertainty that many African climes are currently characterised by. According to their findings, China has surpassed […]
September 19, 2017
#API2017: Developing Africa's New Reality

#API2017: Developing Africa’s New Reality

The 2017 edition of African Property Investment Summit was held in the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on the 24th and 25th of August 2017. It was an interesting assembly of 550+ delegates and speakers well represented across […]
September 18, 2017

2017 African Hotel Valuation Index

HVS, a global hospitality consulting and services firm, launched the fourth edition of its African Hotel Valuation Index (HVI) during the recent THINC Africa event.  The HVI is key in assisting investors in making investment decisions and promoting hotel development in Africa. In […]
September 14, 2017
Africa Logistics Properties signs off Kenya’s largest ever warehousing lease with regional freight leader

Africa Logistics Properties signs off Kenya’s largest ever warehousing lease with regional freight leader

Africa Logistics Properties (ALP) has announced the signing of Kenya’s largest ever warehousing lease, with Freight Forwarders Solutions Ltd (FFS), the contract logistics arm of leading regional logistics group Freight Forwarders Kenya (FFK). This deal, which points to the latent […]
September 7, 2017

THINC Africa 2017 – Day Two

The second day of THINC Africa commenced with a discussion of the global hotel market context, presented by Stephen Rushmore Jr (CEO, HVS). Key takeaways from this session were that hotel investors, lenders, and management companies have become more sophisticated […]
August 28, 2017
Part of the Upper Hill skyline in Nairobi, Kenya. Britam Tower and Crowne Plaza shown in the middle. Image Source. Instagram.com/estateintel

Acorn Investments & Helios Portfolio Company Plan Nairobi Student Housing Project

Acorn Investments and Helios Investors III LP (via Accord Holdco) are planning on developing approximately 3,800 units of youth rental housing primarily in Nairobi, Kenya in a new 50:50 joint venture called Acorn Holdings Limited (Acorn). Acorn will be constructing […]