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Buying your first home can be exciting and amazing, and scary. But knowing the common mistakes of first-time buyers will ensure you don’t make the same ones, and can help make the transition to “New Home Owner!” that much smoother. … Continue reading

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Why go through the Hustle?

Owning a home is a great experience for many Kenyans but it is also an extremely taxing event in your life and you need to be prepared for what lies ahead. The decision to build or buy is not an … Continue reading

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Regulatory gaps to blame for buildings collapse – NCA

THE National Construction Authority, the agency charged with regulation and coordination of the construction sector, has blamed the rampant collapse of buildings on little coordination among regulatory bodies overseeing different segments of the sector. Executive director Daniel Manduku said there … Continue reading

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Real estate prices remain static.

House prices within the last three months have remained constant, according to a survey that was released recently by the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA). The Housing Price Index form KBA indicates that there was only an increase of 0.2 per … Continue reading

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Oversupply, insecurity drives down luxury home prices by 1pc.

Oversupply of houses, insecurity and the reintroduction of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) has driven luxury house prices in Nairobi down by 1 per cent in the first three months of 2015.According to the Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index, developers … Continue reading

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The Growing & changing landscape of Nairobi’s Metropolis

Nearly all of the tallest buildings in Kenya are to be found in Nairobi. Except for maybe Bima towers in Mombasa no other building in Kenya can squeeze itself among the top 20 buildings in the country. Nairobi dominates in … Continue reading

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What do you expect from your real estate agent?

Do you have high expectations of your real estate salesperson or are you just happy if they show up, fill in the paperwork and bring you an offer? Do you ask several questions or do you just answer some questions … Continue reading

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