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African urban growth is expected to be massive

African urban growth is expected to be massive

Real estate sector in Africa has been experimenting an impressive growth. On average, 10,000 accommodations miss each year in most of these countries, and despite some governmental endeavors, the shortfall is still important. According to several studies, African population is going to increase over threefold during the next 40 years. This demographic growth will inevitably […]

Rwanda:  Urbanization and Housing Transformation in Kigali

Rwanda: Urbanization and Housing Transformation in Kigali

Despite the breaking Genocide news in 1994 that left over a million Rwandans dead and thousands of orphaned children and widows, Rwanda has made significant steps of development. Various sectors including manufacturing, housing, and rural settlement, infrastructure and urbanization have been steadily growing. This has benefited the Rwandan community and boosted the country’s economy to […]

Rwanda: Real Estate Industry among the major Sectors propelling Economic Growth

Rwanda: Real Estate Industry among the major Sectors propelling Economic Growth

Rwanda: Real Estate Industry among the major Sectors propelling Economic Growth Last year, Rwanda posted an increase in economic growth mainly contributed to increased growth in the service sector, especially the real estate industry. This is according to a report released by the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR). The economy grew by 6.0 […]

Rwanda: Reasons why Kigali’s Real Estate Sector has outperformed other major Regional Cities

Rwanda: Reasons why Kigali’s Real Estate Sector has outperformed other major Regional Cities

According to recent studies, Kigali rakes higher rental yields in the residential and retail sectors than other cities in Sub Saharan Africa. Rental yield is the rate of profits compared to the cost of the investment property, typically expressed in percentages.  Kigali records 8.1 percentages on average rental return from the residential real estate industry […]

Rwanda: A look into Kigali’s Real Estate Sector- Opportunity or Crisis

Rwanda: A look into Kigali’s Real Estate Sector- Opportunity or Crisis

Rwanda’s transformation has been mainly resulted from growth in urbanization and housing development. Kigali, the capital of Rwanda, is currently the fastest growing city in terms of urbanization in Africa. This has led to the creation of investment opportunities primarily in the real estate sector in Kigali to cater for the growing urban community. A […]

Call for Real Estate Investors in Rwanda

Call for Real Estate Investors in Rwanda

Philip lucky, the marketing manager at Rwanda Development Board (RDB) said that there is the need for more investors who can provide low-cost housing facilities and reduce the cost incurred in the importation of construction materials. Rwanda intends to have 340, 000 units by 2022 to cater for the increasing demand of housing facilities and […]

Debate on the New Laws on Taxation of Properties during Transfer in Rwanda

Debate on the New Laws on Taxation of Properties during Transfer in Rwanda

Rwanda is yet to experience amendments in Law no16/2005 of 18/08/2005 on direct income taxes and all its first legal provisions as the lawmakers, and Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) met to discuss the changes. The proposed amendments made other members of parliament question the reason for the introduction of such changes. The new Income Tax […]

The Future of Real Estate in Kigali

The Future of Real Estate in Kigali

Comparing the current state of Kigali with a decade or two, you will notice the difference and conquer with me that real estate is booming. Many structures are under construction while some completed and occupied, someone who visited the city a few years ago would notice the difference. However, there are major concerns in the […]