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What can be done to make housing more affordable

The acute housing shortage in the country is often blamed on the fact that developers have concentrated on building for the high-end market, to the disadvantage of low-income earners. Besides, the cost of property in Kenya is among the highest, not just in the continent, but also in some countries in the West.  For instance, […]

Why Buying an Existing Home is Better than Building

Should You Buy or Build a Home? Time and Money The biggest drawbacks to building a house tend to be the higher costs and longer timeframe, both of which can increase throughout the home-building process. In many (but not all) cases it is cheaper to buy an existing home. Once you’ve found a prospective, existing […]