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Experts urge innovations to drive real estate investment

Real estate and property development experts have stressed the need for the adoption of innovative bottom line investment approach to unlock potential in the real estate sector. They reasoned that in the midst of the lull in real estate, Nigerians could have a rewarding future by adopting an innovative real estate investment platform, which can […]


Treasury Bill Investment: Ghana Vs Nigeria

As has been the pattern, I received an email from someone who said she had fallen in love with my articles, thankfully, not with me, and she asked if she should invest in Nigerian or Ghanaian Treasury Bills. I was like, what an audacious question!


Username Investments Leads The Real Estate Industry In Gearing Up For Festivities In Rewarding Customers

“The festive season is gaining momentum and families are coming together to make merry and reflect on the year’s activities. Username Investment Ltd. is targeting to give a guaranteed Mbuzi for Christmas to over 1,000 young families who choose to invest in affordable land in November and December”


At 75 percent, EKO Atlantic Mall has the highest vacancy rate

Tenants are deserting Nigeria’s new large sized malls with alacrity, signalling dwindling consumer purchasing power and the deteriorating state of the economy. With a vacancy rate of 75 percent, Atlantic Mall in Lagos, which is reputable to be one of the largest malls in Africa in West Africa, are top on the list of retail […]


Three implications of T-Bill rates collapse

The interest rates on Nigerian Treasury Bills have collapsed to within single digits for the first time since 2016 in what may be the beginning of a lengthy slide.


Nigerians react as finance expert rates home ownership a bad investment

In Nigeria, buying a car is regarded as a liability while owning a house is rated as a good investment. However, this line of thought was recently questioned by finance expert, Tayo Oyedeji who argued that homeownership is a bad investment if the purpose is to live there.


Dual appointment for CDC Group in Africa

CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution, today announced the appointment of Seema Dhanani and Benson Adenuga as Heads of Office for Kenya and Nigeria, respectively.


Lagos shuts Yaba/Jibowu axis for rail project

In furtherance of the Nigerian Railway modernisation project (Lagos-Ibadan section) with extension to the Apapa Lagos Port, the Lagos State government will be closing traffic on the Yaba and Jibowu/Ogunmorin axis from November 16 to 23.


Mixed developments yield more than single-use properties

Investment advisers at Cytonn Real Estate say mixed-use developments in Nairobi are more profitable due to their one-stop shop facilities compared to single-use market investments.


Investec Property Fund looks offshore as SA business liquidations rise

Investec Property Fund (IFP) said on Wednesday it is keeping its distribution guidance for the year to end-March unchanged at between 3% of 5%, though this is dependent on its offshore operations as SA conditions continue to deteriorate.


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