Global brands are all around us but the true winner is the Abuja International Housing Show, which in every sense of the word has given life to the phrase ”Think global, act local”.
Regarded as the largest built and construction exhibition in Africa, with about 400 exhibitors and over 15,000 participants, the Abuja International Housing Show, is a convergence of ‘who is who’, in construction, estate development, engineering, architecture, estate surveying, quantity surveying, estate management, finance, Interior decoration and design, furniture and building products, materials and services businesses from across world.
It also pulls in high profile personalities including, governors, housing ministers, state commissioners, CEOs, and global body heads from over 10 countries’’.
As a global brand, the event has carved has carved for itself an international reputation in the course of finding lasting solutions to challenges of housing in Nigeria also become a credible platform where people network, promote their businesses and make housing available at affordable rates.The event is also an opportunity for prospective home owners to gain insights into how an occupant can become involved in the design process, including influencing house layout and fabric choices, and bringing individual needs into focus in future design developments.
It also allows prospective occupants to engage directly with the house-builder, which ultimately leads to increased demand for home grown products and services, not only that, It is has also become a credible platform where those thinking of how to become homeowners, see their dreams turn to reality.
The Abuja International Housing Show, helps to stimulate the building and construction industry, in terms of design-led housing solutions, and high quality home-grown materials and products.
A major highlight of the event is the showcase of innovative developments in the housing industry, paper presentations from experts and leading names in the industry.
Over the years, the Abuja housing show has garnered the support of its partners drawn from the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, professional bodies among others.
The Abuja International Housing Show has been able to go beyond the boundaries of Nigeria, and establish itself as a international brand with a Nigerian touch.
Source:Affa Dickson Acho