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Lagos State Land Use Charge Law Amendment Bill 2018 – Highlights

In 2001, the Lagos State government passed the Land Use Charge Law which consolidated and replaced all the state and local government taxes payable on property in Lagos State. On 28 January 2018, the Lagos State House of Assembly passed the Land Use Charge Law 2018 to repeal and replace the Land Use

We’re failing in real estate planning –Adetiba

Segun Adetiba is the President, Furniture And Allied Products Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (FAPMAN). In this interview, Adetiba spoke about social housing with cheaper locally-made building materials adding that it depended on the seriousness and acceptability of those materials by the private and public sectors.

How to access opportunities in housing sector

The real estate sector provides huge job opportunities for citizens in most economies. But in Nigeria, the sector has yet to stand on its feet let alone giving job to a reasonable percentage of the populace. Although the real estate sector is still evolving in

5 key steps in the mortgage underwriting process

You’re ready to take the plunge and buy a home. If you’re like most people, you plan to take out a mortgage to finance the purchase. How exactly does it work? The mortgage underwriting process can be broken down into a few key steps. Get prequalified Your

‘Lack of supervision behind building collapse in Nigeria’

Chairman of Failed Structure Investigation Penal in Imo State, Kingsley Onwubiko, has said professional supervision on the usage of standard materials and tested construction methods are critical to durability of building structures. Mr Onwubiko, a builder himself, disclosed this in Enugu on Thursday. “Without adequate

Access Bank partners Taraba on housing

The Managing Director of Access Bank, Mr. Herbert Wigwe, has said the bank will collaborate with the Taraba State government in the provision of housing, infrastructure and poverty alleviation. Wigwe made this known during his visit earlier in the week to Governor Darius Ishaku in

LASBCA goes tough on building contraventions

•Agency prosecutes defaulters Relief, albeit temporarily, came the way of the 12 people arrested at various building construction sites in Ajeromi/Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State on Saturday, when a Magistrates’ Court granted them bail in various sums on Monday. The presiding magistrate had

Food, fuel and housing push inflation to 15.13% in January― NBS

INCREASE in prices of food items, fuel, transport, accommodation, clothing among others pushed inflation to 15.3 percent in January 2017 against the position one year earlier according to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) report released on Wednesday by National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). The Bureau,

Lagos Govt Reiterates Commitment To Reducing Housing Shortfall

Mr Gbolahan Lawal, Commissioner for Housing, Lagos State, on Wednesday reiterated commitment of the state government to creating enabling environment for economic growth through massive housing construction across the state. Lawal gave the assurance during an inspection tour of some housing estates in Odo Onasa/Odo

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