August 2017

Chamas can profitably use land as an investment vehicle

For most people, land forms the basis of livelihood – from cultivating food to constructing houses. Land gives them the natural resources that they may extract, refine then sell. Former president of the United States of America, Franklin D. Roosevelt once said that, “a nation that destroys its land, destroys itself. Forests are the lungs…Read More→

Property best investment for Kenyans in diaspora

enyans living overseas are constantly sending money home whether for investments, to support family members or save. With regards to diaspora remittances, data from Central Bank of Kenya in mid-2017 puts the figures at $1.72 billion (Ksh172 billion) worth of remittances, meaning that for three years running, diaspora remittance remained the country’s largest source of…Read More→

Crawford International School to set up in Tatu City

SE-listed ADvTECH Ltd has confirmed the purchase of land at Tatu City, which will become the future home to a Crawford International School. This school will cater for all ages of students from Kindergarten to A-levels with modern facilities including boarding for senior students. The move is part of the company’s Africa expansion strategy, and…Read More→

Luxurious 4 bedroom townhouse with DSQ, Kiambu for Sale

Summerfield is a gated community with modern, luxury homes in Kiambu county. The homes are well designed to give the discerning home owner space, warmth, and freedom, within a community. Located just 600 metres off Kiambu Road, Summerfield is close enough to a major road, yet with enough distance to ensure a peaceful, quiet serenity….Read More→

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For sellers: 5 best tech tips in 5 minutes

YouTube Capture for Apple devices is a must-have app for anyone who creates and shares video on YouTube. Training Specialist Andrew Fogliato offers these ideas for quickly and easily creating, editing and posting videos with the app. 1. Shoot your video – Make sure your device is in landscape (horizontal) position and not portrait (vertical). Vertical videos look…Read More→

Live your Fabulous Life at Kijani Ridge in Tatu City!

As an overview I would like to mention to you that: Tatu City is a 2,500-acre, mixed-use and mixed-income development with residential, commercial, industrial, tourism, social and recreation amenities for more than 70,000 residents and 30,000 day visitors. When the plots opened for sale in 2014 they were going for 4.5M and currently selling at…Read More→

RE/MAX vice president, global development visits Kenya.

RE/MAX Kenya was humbled to host Larry Oberly, Vice President, Global Development RE/MAX LLC during his visit to Kenya. The visit lasted 3 days within which he held meetings with the directors, regional staff, franchise investors and RE/MAX Kenya agents. We were also fortunate to have a dinner with Larry at capital club. The visit…Read More→

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Why tenant purchase plan could work

The National Housing Corporation and the National Social Security Fund have been the biggest players in this area. And now, the tenant housing purchase plan is back in the limelight after the unveiling of the Africa Tenancy Initiative. This is a scheme that is bringing together more than 35 Saccos, financing institutions and other property…Read More→