Tenants to be CRB listed

Affordable home suppliers wanted

Construction and building material suppliers have been invited to bid in the multi-billion-shilling affordable housing scheme set for national roll-out. A State Department of Public Works notice said bidders must quote prices based on locally procured construction and building materials that will be delivered to government construction sites for the next two years. “Interested candidates…Read More→

Nanyuki Oasis securing the future

Mahatma Gandhi once said that the future depends on what we do today. We at Nanyuki Oasis, are cognizant of this fact. As a result, we are taking steps to secure the future for the coming generations. On 20th July, we will be at Sirat Primary School in Nanyuki, planting trees and donating books to…Read More→

Housing fund levy, the thorn in Rotich’s side

It is that time of the year again. Rotich, the Finance CS has to perform a tough balancing act which involves raising contributions to the national kitty and not offending Kenyan’s sensibilities. Rotich is expected to raise 3.1 trillion for the financial period beginning July. However, Rotich will be wary of the courts and will…Read More→

What Facebook’s new digital currency means for real estate

Facebook will reportedly announce the progress on  its new cryptocurrency  later this month. Employees working on this currency, dubbed Libra, will be the first to use as it has been reported that they have accepted it as a form of payment. Facebook has been mum on this project but a few details have leaked out…Read More→

Prices of Nairobi luxury homes hit all time low

If you have dreams of buying a home, well, this is the best time. According to a recent report by Knight Frank, prices of prime residential properties in Nairobi, have slumped by 6.5%. This has been termed as the most significant drop in values, ever since this 12 month index started. This trend has been…Read More→

EACC accused of inflating Integrity Centre cost

The house of cards that is the fight against graft has taken another blow. The The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commision (EACC), the prime agency charged with the task of fighting graft has been embroiled in a graft scandal of its own. A parliamentary committee has questioned the anti-graft agency’s decision to acquire the  Integrity Centre,…Read More→

KMRC heralds affordable housing dream

Kenyans earning Sh150,000 and below per month are set to get house loans from local financial institutions at rates below 10 percent after the country launched its first secondary mortgage financier. According to the Business Daily, the Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company (KMRC), a Treasury-backed lender, is expected to cut the cost of home loans to…Read More→

DP Ruto home

Kenyan to cough up Sh.152 million for DP Ruto’s new home

Kenyan tax payers are in for a bleak future, as reports have emerged that the government will spend 152.4 million in the refurbishment of DP Ruto’s Mombasa home. The DP’s office, sought the services of a contractor to upgrade the residence of former Coast PC into a palatial home fit for the DP. According to…Read More→

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Scenic Runda Mumwe property for only 250K

Sitting on 1/2 an acre of prime property in the leafy suburbs of Runda, this exciting property is only 10 minutes away from Westlands and just a  5 minute drive from the UN Headquarters in Gigiri. This 4 bedroom villa boasts of a large living room with a fire place and a large washing area. Outside,…Read More→

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Gakuyo victims get date with DCI

  Under siege pastor, David Kariuki Ngare has suffered another blow this week. This is after the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) scheduled sessions with Nairobi and Kiambu residents after fraud claims were leveled against Ngare’s Gakuyo Real Estate and Ekeza Sacco. In a statement dated 13/3/2019, the DCI acknowledged that his office had received…Read More→