Construction regulatory Institutions – The foe in Kenya’s real estate demolition woes

In recent past, the construction industry has once again been on the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. From the collapse of buildings between February and June 2018, then came demolitions over grabbed…

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China’s Debt book diplomacy – The enveloping gag in Kenya’s real estate local contractorship

As Kenya aims to achieve the millennium sustainability development goals, much seems to be overlooked. In a recent interview with CNN’s Richard Quest, Kenya president defended the state of the country’s…

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Kenya’s real estate misfortunes – Debunking Kenya’s Interest Rate Cap two years on, and a look into the future.

Over the last two years, there has been a lot of discussion over the introduction of the cap on interest rates in Kenya and its effects on the real estate sector. Development and finance companies in…

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Kenya’s quick tax gains that hurt the economy – A case of the headline maker; Low Cost Housing

Kenya’s low-cost housing scheme has been the talk of the town as many remain skeptical over its financial and operational feasibility. To a larger part of the population, corruption in our institutions…

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Kenya’s low cost housing agenda – National Housing development fund explained

Kenyans’ now have a new contribution to look forward to come January 2019 following the presidential assent to the Financial Bill 2018, now Financial Act 2018. The Act, which was approved on September…

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Protectionism at whose expense? – A review of Kenya’s timber Industry and its becoming

The growth of attention on the timber industry, over the course of 2018 has resulted in a range of issues for Kenya. When the nationwide logging ban was implemented in an aim to protect the fast depleting…

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Real Estate Investments beyond Nairobi – How Kenya Investors can strike a balance between attractive Real Estate Investments and good returns in Counties.

Impressive returns on investments have become the magnet attracting local and international investors in Kenyan counties due to the growing demand for a varying range of products. As devolution takes…

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Speculative Investment in Real Estate – What Kenya Speculative Investors should consider when buying Land for Real Estate Investment.

Speculation involves investment with the hope of high returns. Usually, these returns are anticipated equity or value growth. Real estate investments analysts argue that speculative investing works best…

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Kenya Real estate Risks Management – Top 6 Risks that are likely to stop your Investment from Taking-Off and how to manage as an Investor

Investing involves risks and rewards - and typically, the higher the risk the more prominent the potential for significant gains and losses. Intuitively, we understand that it's important to go for high-risk…

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Kenya Real Estate Debt Financing – Demystifying Mortgages financing & a look at Ways of reducing your Cost of finance.

The dream of homeownership is exciting, but in reality, diving into the real estate market can be daunting as real estate market reports continue to indicate rising housing prices. If you intended to…

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