Tag Archives: REITS

Interest rate cap laws pushes Kenya real estate developers to alternative financing models

NAIROBI, KENYA: For years, property developers have had to contend with high land costs (grew by 19.4 per cent over the last five years), high construction costs (normally 70 per cent of total project costs), and lack of requisite infrastructure. They have had to rely on financial institutions and their own resources to meet such costs. But […]

How to invest in Real Estate

By Paul Adede The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics’ (KNBS) annual Leading Economic Indicators Survey released in August this year indicates that the real estate and the construction sector’s contribution to GDP rose from 12.6 in 2010 to 13.8 per cent in 2016. Real estate has consistently outperformed other asset classes in the last five […]

Corporate talk on Real Estate Investment Trust

MMC Africa Law Head of Commercial and Property Department Esther Omulele discussing on REITS (Real Estate Investment Trust).