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The lagos state government is undoubtedly walking the talk with its housing g initiative called lagos home ownership mortgage scheme (lagos homs). we told you a while ago in one of our articles that lagos homs will offer lagos residents an opportunity t...

Things are really looking up in the nigerian real estate sector with various stakeholders churning out programs aimed at providing affordable homes especially for low income earners. the latest in this fray is the federal housing authority (fha) which is ...

Prompted by a prevalence of building collapse in nigeria, i penned an article titled - "stemming the tide of building collapse in nigeria". i wrote that piece a couple of days ago not knowing another building collapse was in the offing at enugu...

In my article - "making the process of buying  property in nigeria less cumbersome", i posited that by virtue of the land use act of 1978, all lands in the respective states of nigeria, belongs to the state government. in the light of this, it is the pr...

For a lot people within and outside nigeria, it is a country that is relies on oil through and through. we would be nothing without oil, right? well, you will be pleased to know this is not true, especially today. did you know, for instance, that the gro...

Some folks don't just get it when we whine about the prevalence of unscrupulous property agents and property scams in nigeria and the need for one to 'shine his/eyes well well' before parting with his/her hard earned money in the name of renting, buying a...

prevention they say is better than cure. in the light of this, this essay is an attempt to tack together, some salient and not so salient points to note and where possible to avoid while shopping for a real estate. it takes an old hand to swiftly dec...

as i wrote in part (1) of this series, there is a plethora of nasty tales resulting from paucity of due diligence before buying or renting a property in nigeria. as we say in our local parlance over here, "shine your eye well well" before you part wi...

citing his governments desire to encourage low income lagos residents to own homes without much stress, the lagos state governor, mr. babatunde raji fashola on monday 03/02/2014 flagged off the lagos home ownership mortgage scheme (lagoshoms). mr. fa...

in one of my earlier essays, i hinted that plans were in the works by the federal government to introduce an encouraging mortgage regime that will be accessible to many nigerians especially low income earners. sequel to the flagging off, of the newl...

recall we wrote a while ago that a new electronic certificate of occupancy was in the offing in lagos state. now the deal is done. the lagos state governor- mr. babatunde raji fashola has flagged off the issuance of the e-c of o. the ceremony too...