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    Prime global residential property market outlook shows strength, ongoing stability

    According to Savills World Cities Prime Residential Index, despite the uncertainties surrounding the pandemic, the market for prime global residential...

    3 Feb 2021

    Private sector investment key in bridging Africa's housing gap

    The Africa Investment Conference will explore how inclusive, sustainable and resilient investment can serve to help countries across the continent...

    18 Jan 2021

    Coronavirus: an architect on how the pandemic could change our homes forever

    Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, our homes have been serving as makeshift workplaces, schools, gyms and pubs...

    By Tara Hipwood 27 May 2020

    Buyers, tenants maintain upper hand in Kenyan property market

    According to Knight Frank's Kenya Market Update for the second half of 2019, prime retail rents decreased by 4.2% to $4.6 per square foot per month in the period...

    18 Feb 2020

    Drones for real estate: What you need to know

    The benefits of commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or drones) are substantial. Technology has moved forward rapidly, and what used to be considered toys are quickly becoming powerful commercial tools...

    By Lisa Ellman and Matthew Clark 14 Jan 2020

    Nairobi prime residential values continue to drop

    According to the Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index (PGCI) for Q3 2019, house prices in Nairobi's high-end market fell by 5.4% in the year to September...

    9 Dec 2019

    Here are this year's Africa Property Investment Awards winners

    Now in its third year, the Africa Property Investment (API) Awards recognises innovation and outstanding achievement in the property industry...

    15 Oct 2019

    Nairobi luxury home price growth slows in Q1

    According to the Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index (PGCI), prime residential prices in Nairobi, Kenya slid in the first quarter by 6.5% in the 12 months to March 2019...

    7 Jun 2019

    New report: Africa to remain a compelling property investment destination

    Knight Frank has published its new Africa Horizons report highlighting that office yields remained largely stable in most African markets over the past two years, anchored by patient domestic capital...

    12 Apr 2019

    Kenya property sector set to boom in 2019

    Kenya's real estate industry is set to boom once again in 2019, following a stagnant economy brought on by political turmoil...

    9 Apr 2019

    New study: Improved housing doubles in Sub-Saharan Africa between 2000-2015

    A new study published in the Nature International Journal of Science has revealed that improved housing had doubled in Sub-Saharan Africa between 2000 and 2015...

    1 Apr 2019

    Affordable housing solutions in pipes, containers and 3D printers

    A critical shortage of affordable housing across the world is triggering creative solutions...

    By Rina Chandran 7 Jun 2018

    2017 Africa Property Investment (API) Awards winners announced

    The 2017 Africa Property Investment (API) Awards was held on Thursday, 24 August, recognising property developers, suppliers and owners in sub-Saharan Africa across seven categories...

    30 Aug 2017

    Crystal Lagoons sets eyes on Kenya for further expansion in SSA

    “Rapid urbanisation and economic development make sub-Saharan Africa a promising market for property, especially as countries like Kenya are starting to adopt international frameworks..."

    21 Jun 2017

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