REAL ESTATE NEWS

President Uhuru Launches Mortgage Company for Low-Cost Houses
President Uhuru Launches Mortgage Company for Low-Cost Houses
President Kenyatta has officially launched the Kenya Mortgage Refinancing Company (KMRC), a… read more...
Gov't to Launch Mortgage Company to Deliver Low-Cost Houses to Kenyans
Gov't to Launch Mortgage Company to Deliver Low-Cost Houses to Ke…
The government is on Wednesday set to launch a company whose mandate will be to deliver President… read more...
MPs Halt Planned Demolition of Nairobi's Seefar Apartments
MPs Halt Planned Demolition of Nairobi's Seefar Apartments
Members of Parliament have temporarily saved Nairobi's Seefar Apartments from being demolished. In… read more...
Affordable Housing: Residents of Nairobi's Old Pangani Estate to Receive Sh600,000 Each to Vacate Houses
Affordable Housing: Residents of Nairobi's Old Pangani Estate to…
The Nairobi county government is set to pay residents of old Pangani Estate Sh28.8 million to… read more...
 Boost for Kenya's Affordable Housing Plan as World Bank Approves Sh25 Billion Loan
Boost for Kenya's Affordable Housing Plan as World Bank Approves…
The World Bank has approved a loan of $250 million (Sh25 billion) to Kenya to help with the country… read more...
Gov't to Use Lottery System to Allocate President Uhuru's Low-Cost Houses
Gov't to Use Lottery System to Allocate President Uhuru's Lo…
Housing and Urban Development Principal Secretary Charles Hinga says the government will allocate… read more...
#ResistHousingFundLevy: Kenyans on Twitter Launch Campaign Against Low-Cost Houses Tax
#ResistHousingFundLevy: Kenyans on Twitter Launch Campaign Against Low…
Kenyans on social media have launched an online campaign to oppose the 1.5 percent housing levy on… read more...
Court Stops Gov't from Effecting Affordable Housing Tax
Court Stops Gov't from Effecting Affordable Housing Tax
The Labor court on Wednesday suspended government's decision to implement the 1.5 percent Housing… read more...
Kenyan Employers Say No to Housing Levy for President Uhuru's Low-Cost Houses
Kenyan Employers Say No to Housing Levy for President Uhuru's Low…
The Federation of Kenya Employers (FKE) has dismissed a notice by the government announcing the… read more...
Housing Levy for President Uhuru's Low-Cost Houses Takes Effect Next Month, Gov't Announces
Housing Levy for President Uhuru's Low-Cost Houses Takes Effect N…
The government has announced it will deduct 1.5 percent housing levy from all employees beginning… read more...
Over 100,000 Kenyans Register Online for President Uhuru's Low-Cost Houses
Over 100,000 Kenyans Register Online for President Uhuru's Low-Co…
More than 100,000 Kenyans have so far registered online for President Kenyatta's low-cost houses… read more...
Chinese Company to Build Sh200 Billion City in Kenya
Chinese Company to Build Sh200 Billion City in Kenya
A Chinese real estate company has revealed plans to set up a Sh200 billion city in Kenya. Dubbed “… read more...
Inside Sh7 Billion Low-Cost Houses in Nairobi's Ngara Estate
Inside Sh7 Billion Low-Cost Houses in Nairobi's Ngara Estate
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has launched the construction of Sh7 billion low-cost houses in Nairobi… read more...
Relief for Homeowners as MPs Save Nairobi's Seefar Apartments from Demolition
Relief for Homeowners as MPs Save Nairobi's Seefar Apartments fro…
The National Assembly Environment and Natural Resources Committee has saved the multi-million… read more...
Why Kenyan Rent Defaulters May Soon Be Blacklisted
Why Kenyan Rent Defaulters May Soon Be Blacklisted
Kenyan landlords are pushing for a plan that seeks to have rent defaulters listed with credit… read more...
Diaspora Kenyans Purchase Homes in Sh4.5 Billion Kilimani Project
Diaspora Kenyans Purchase Homes in Sh4.5 Billion Kilimani Project
Kenyans in the diaspora and wealthy local executives have purchased 86 units off-plan in an… read more...
MP Moses Kuria Suggests President Kenyatta's Low-Cost Housing Project is a Pipe Dream
MP Moses Kuria Suggests President Kenyatta's Low-Cost Housing Pro…
Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria has appeared to poke holes at one of President… read more...
Housing Levy on Kenyan Employees to Take Effect from March 1st
Housing Levy on Kenyan Employees to Take Effect from March 1st
The government will from March 1st, 2019 begin deducting 1.5 percent housing levy from all Kenyan… read more...
UN Agency Starts Plan to Deliver 100,000 Low-Cost Houses in Kenya
UN Agency Starts Plan to Deliver 100,000 Low-Cost Houses in Kenya
The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPOS) has set aside Sh1 billion to help Kenya… read more...
President Kenyatta Defends 1.5 Percent Low-Cost Housing Levy on Kenyan Workers
President Kenyatta Defends 1.5 Percent Low-Cost Housing Levy on Kenyan…
President Kenyatta has defended the proposed 1.5 percent levy deducted from the salaries of every… read more...
How a Kenyan Boda-Boda Riders Group Managed to Set Up Multi-Million-Shilling Housing Units from Sh100 Weekly Savings
How a Kenyan Boda-Boda Riders Group Managed to Set Up Multi-Million-Sh…
A boda-boda operators' self-help group based in Nakuru has shared its success story on how it… read more...
Kenyan Workers Reject President Kenyatta's Cheap Houses Monthly Levy
Kenyan Workers Reject President Kenyatta's Cheap Houses Monthly L…
Kenyan workers have protested the planned deduction of 1.5 percent of their salaries to fund… read more...
President Kenyatta to Launch Sh1.3 Trillion Low-Cost Houses Project Next Week
President Kenyatta to Launch Sh1.3 Trillion Low-Cost Houses Project Ne…
The groundbreaking ceremony for construction of 500,000 affordable housing units will be held in a… read more...
Court Approves Demolition of Grand Manor Hotel for Posing Security Threat to the US Nairobi Embassy
Court Approves Demolition of Grand Manor Hotel for Posing Security Thr…
The multi-million-shilling Grand Manor Hotel located in Nairobi's Gigiri area is set to be… read more...
Gov't Announces Prices of President Kenyatta's Low-Cost Houses
Gov't Announces Prices of President Kenyatta's Low-Cost Hous…
President Kenyatta is set to preside over the groundbreaking ceremony for 500,000 low-cost houses… read more...
Gov't to Demolish More Than 3,000 Illegal Buildings in Nairobi
Gov't to Demolish More Than 3,000 Illegal Buildings in Nairobi
The government has announced it will demolish more than 3,000 illegal buildings in Nairobi in the… read more...
Demolition of Defective 7-Story Building in Nairobi Begins, Owner Arrested [VIDEO]
Demolition of Defective 7-Story Building in Nairobi Begins, Owner Arre…
Officers from the Nairobi County government have on Friday arrested the owner of a Nairobi building… read more...
MPs Oppose Demolition of Nairobi's Seefar Apartments, Want Nairobi Dam Drained
MPs Oppose Demolition of Nairobi's Seefar Apartments, Want Nairob…
A section of Members of Parliament have opposed the planned demolition of Nairobi's  Seefar… read more...
City Hall Orders Demolition of Faulty Seven-Story Building in Nairobi after Online Uproar
City Hall Orders Demolition of Faulty Seven-Story Building in Nairobi…
The county government of Nairobi has stopped further construction of a visibly defective building… read more...
Broke Former MP Erastus Mureithi to Lose Entire Property Portfolio over Sh1.6 Billion Unpaid Loan
Broke Former MP Erastus Mureithi to Lose Entire Property Portfolio ove…
Former Ol Kalou MP Erastus Mureithi is set to lose almost all properties registered under his name… read more...