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FG to make fire liability insurance compulsory on public buildings

Worried by poor compliance to fire safety rules and fire outbreaks, the Federal Government has said that it will make fire liability insurance on...

How over 70 per cent of Nigerians can have access to quality, good houses-...

A housing expert, Alloy Emeka China, says ocial funding strategy can deliver top houses cheaply to over 70 percent of Nigerians. Speaking at a seminar...

Mass housing for Nigerians may continue to be a pipe-dream, stakeholders lament

Some stakeholders in real estate have revealed some negative factors bedevilling the sector, They warned that if concrete actions are not taken, mass housing programmes...

Estate Owners’ Association in Lagos Estate urges FG to call AMCON to order

Following the reported seizure of some plots of land at Victory Park Estate in Lekki, Lagos State, by the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria...

Survey says Lagos residents prefer monthly payment of house rent

Property firm known as , Rent Small-Small, has declared that eight of 10 residents in Lagos want to be paying their house rent monthly. This...

Senate debates on skyrocketing price of cement

The Senate has debated on a move to  to cut the skyrocketing costs of cement in Nigeria Debating on the issue on Tuesday, The Senate...

Housing sector in trouble as price of cement, others soar

Another increase in prices of cement, iron bar and other building components was made recently, which could become stumbling block for low-cost housing in...

LASG reduces monthly payments for first-time homebuyers

Efforts at encouraging first-time homebuyers in Lagos recently received a boost with the reduction of the monthly payments for houses under the state government’s...

“Construction without layout approvals won’t be tolerated,” LASG warns developers

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its call on Developers and Investors in the building environment to desist from developing Estates without obtaining layout...

FHA commences payments of 200 contractors

The Federal Housing Authority says it will commence the payment of contractors who had completed their jobs. It will be recalled that not less than...