Economic speculation and its impact on the Nigerian real estate market

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It is important to examine the impact of the economic downturn on the real estate market in Nigeria – a topical issue that presents significant challenges to almost all economies (underdeveloped, developing and developed). In recent times, the drop in oil prices has left nations with undiversified oil based economy like Nigeria in economic crisis. […]

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Studio apartments: bridging the gap to home ownership in Lagos

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To address the shortage of affordable housing in Lagos, there must be significant attention paid to the issues of social, economic and demographic change and their implications on the future demand of affordable housing. For instance, the relationship between socio-demographic influences which may affect the future scale and nature of the demand for affordable housing […]

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How affordable is affordable?

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The Social Impact of Affordable Housing: Ever since man became civilized, shelter has been at the core of his struggle. It is second only to food. Due to its significance, many nations have sought to control its supply and production to efficiently manage its population and resources. Being a pivotal component to socio-economic development of […]

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Portugal: the best destination to buy your home?

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The economic environment in Portugal throughout the recent years’ recession has had a big impact on the acquisition and sales of residential assets. However, since the end of 2013 and in 2014 this market has shown signs of recovery, especially in the Greater Lisbon Area. This upturn, driven mainly by foreign investment, continues to indicate […]

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