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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 […]
August 21, 2017
AfDB Supports Expansion of Ghanaian Airport with $120m facility. Image Source; AfDB President Flickr

AfDB Supports Expansion of Ghanaian Airport with $120m facility

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is funding the construction of a new terminal at Ghana’s flagship airport (Kotoka International Airport) with a $120m facility. The plan is to improve air transport in the country and make it a destination of choice […]
August 17, 2017
Ikeja City Mall. Image Source: RMB Westport

Co-Owner of Ikeja City Mall Plans to Convert to REIT by 2018

Attacq, co-owners of Ikeja City Mall in Lagos – Nigeria, have commenced the process of aligning their existing portfolio to their long-term strategy as they prepare to convert into a Real Estate Investment Trust. As reported by South African news […]
August 14, 2017
A.P Moller Raises $550bn for Africa Infrastructure Fund and Targets $1bn in 12 months. Image Source: Instagram - imagesbyomidire

A.P Moller Raises $550m for Africa Infrastructure Fund and Targets $1bn in 12 months

A.P. Moller Holding, a privately held investments company with approximately $20bn under management has launched a new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa. The fund has received commitments of $550m from large Danish pension fund anchor investors including PKA, PensionDanmark […]