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Refurbishment: Africa Re Building, Victoria Island – Lagos

A light refurbishment of the Africa Re Building on Karimu Kotun Street in Victoria Island is about to be completed. It involves cladding the building’s old exterior with grey/silver alucobond, leaving it with a more modern and contemporary finish. The refurbishment has run parallel to the larger rebranding exercise by the Africa Reinsurance Corporation on their logo and identity in a bid to renew our […]


Development: Atlantic Resort (Business & Residence), Victoria Island Annex/Oniru – Lagos

Name: Atlantic Resort (Business & Resort); Location: Water Corporation Road, Victoria Island Annex/Oniru, Lagos; Site Area: 3.4 Hectares; Use: Residential (124 Apartments), Hospitality (50 Rooms) and Offices (15,588sqm) Architects: HOK Architects, ECAD Architects; Pre-Qualified Contractors: Cappa & D’alberto, Elalan, Julius Berger; Developers: Grenadines Homes; Parking: 660 bays; The Atlantic Resort is a proposed mixed use development by Grenadines Homes […]


Gallery: The New Face of Commercial Real Estate in Lagos

The year 2015 is set to be a landmark year for the office property market in Lagos. The buildings shown in the gallery and many more are changing the face of commercial real estate by setting new standards in environmentally efficiency, architectural design, curtain walling and much more. Nestoil Tower Civic Tower Heritage Place WAPIC Insurance HQ Temple Tower


Development: Alpha 1 Tower (Afren Tower), Eko Atlantic – Lagos

Name: Alpha 1 (Afren Tower); Location: Marina District, Eko Atlantic – Lagos; Contractor: ITB Nigeria; Floors: 15; Architects: James Cubitt Architects; Electro-mechanical engineers: Lambert Electromec; Alpha 1 or ‘Afren Tower’ is one of the flagship real estate developments on the $6 billion Eko Atlantic project in Lagos. The property is 12,100sqm and sits in the exclusive Marina […]


Development: Harbor Point, Victoria Island – Lagos

Name: Harbor Point Location: Victoria Island, Lagos – Wilmot Point Close, Off Ahmadu Bello Way. Size/Components: Two 10,000sqm Office Towers, 235 key 5-Star Hotel, 47 Branded Residences, 2,500sqm Retail Space Use: Offices, Hospitality and Retail Developers: Harbor Point Limited Expected Completion: Q4 2018 (tentative) Cost: $410m Project Management Team: Project Management International, Ireland Lead Architect: Perkins Eastman […]


Development: Rainbow Town, Trans Amadi – Port Harcourt

Rainbow Town is a mixed use development located in Trans Amadi, the industrial and commercial core of Port Harcourt. Conceived through a joint venture between the Rivers State Government and First Bank of Nigeria, the project will offer a mix of residential units including duplexes, terrace houses, apartments and penthouses as well as many other commercial, recreational, […]


Jabi Lake Mall, Abuja – Construction Progress Video Update

Using drones, UAS Innovations & Solutions Ltd have provided video updates of the construction progress for Jabi Lake Mall. It is a 25,000sqm retail development by Actis, in the Jabi/Utako region of Abuja. Construction began in 2014 and completion has been slated for year end 2015. This double level mall will feature contemporary architecture, waterfront restaurants, cafes and fast food outlets […]


Updated: Ambode Terminates Falomo Shopping Centre Redevelopment Contract

Earlier today, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State terminated the concession granted by the Lagos State Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC) to Afriland Properties for the redevelopment of the Falomo Shopping Centre, Ikoyi. In July 2013, Heirs Holdings/Afriland Properties, signed an agreement with the LSDPC to redevelop the facility into a modern mixed use complex with office and […]


Development: The One, Eko Atlantic – Lagos

The One is a 226 apartment development on Eko Atlantic that intends to offer affordable yet luxury living with A-grade architecture and panoramic city views. Located in the Avenue’s West District, The One will have 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments from the 2nd to 13th floor and 3, 4 and 5 bedroom penthouses on the 13th to 16th floor. Amenities will include […]


Introducing the ei African Real Estate Fund Universe

estate intel is pleased to introduce the ei African Real Estate Fund Universe, a tool that provides access to a growing list of international and domestic property funds seeking to invest in African real estate. The total value of funds shown on the Fund Universe is currently up to $2b. Fund closure date, investments made and more […]


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