MEGAMOUND KING SMART CITY ESTATE

MEGAMOUND KING SMART CITY ESTATE

Real estate investment is now one of the most lucrative investments with an attractive return on investment around the world today. With Lagos being one of the most sought-after and urbanized cities in Nigeria, the city promises one of the prime opportunities in real estate investment.  However, being in the real estate sector has also made me realize that many people are looking for a…

REAL ESTATE NEWS

DECEMBER REAL ESTATE NEWS SUMMARY

THE GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER, 5TH DECEMBER 2022. Headline: Why Nigerians Can’t Afford Homes Despite N20 Trillion Real Estate Contributions to GDP Concerns have risen over the increasing housing deficit in the country despite the nation’s construction and real estate sector’s contribution of N20 trillion to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country. Experts have blamed this problem on the skyrocketing level of inflation in the…

SAFETY FOR SURVEYORS

SAFETY TIPS FOR SURVEYORS WHEN ON SITE

It is a known fact that surveyors encounter different kinds of sites daily. Some of these sites are located on dangerous terrains with unfriendly neighborhoods that put the safety of surveyors in danger. In our previous post, we talked about some of the possible risks surveyors may encounter during a bathymetric survey. Experience has also shown that most of the risks surveyors encounter on site…

Bathymetric Survey in Lagos

SAFETY TIPS FOR SURVEYORS DURING A BATHYMETRIC SURVEY

Safety is one word that should not be toiled with both in our personal and professional life. For the surveying profession, it is one area that is less talked about but that still does not negate the fact that surveyors encounter different levels of risk while on site. During a bathymetric survey, surveyors are exposed to different life-threatening dangers so it is important that surveyors…

INVEST IN REAL ESTATE IN NIGERIA

PART 2 – ABOUT TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE? READ THIS FIRST

In our previous article, we highlighted some of the points that every real estate investor should consider before embarking on any real estate investment in Nigeria. This article will expound on other factors that need to be considered when embarking on any real estate investment. ENCUMBRANCES Have you heard the saying that people use their money to buy problems for themselves? That is exactly what…

ABOUT TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE IN LAGOS

PART 1- ABOUT TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE? READ THIS FIRST

PART 1- ABOUT TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE? READ THIS FIRST We hear about opportunities springing up here and there, especially around Epe, and the Ibeju-Lekki axis, and we all want to invest and get a piece of Lagos, but very few people stop to ask themselves some very important questions before investing.  Agreed, the real estate industry is one of the most lucrative and…

MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT SURVEY PLAN

SOME COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT SURVEY PLAN

As experienced and registered land surveyors, we keep emphasizing the need to get your property surveyed with registered surveyors. Having your property surveyed is one of the surest ways of securing that property and saving yourself a lot of trouble and headache. During our work over the years, we have found that there are some misconceptions or myths that a lot of people have about…

OCTOBER REAL ESTATE NEWS SUMMARY

OCTOBER – REAL ESTATE NEWS SUMMARY

TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER OF 18TH OCTOBER Headline: Surveyors Task FG On Usage of Drones for Mapping, Others Surveyors under the protection of the Association of Private Practicing Surveyors of Nigeria (APPSN) have called on the federal government to loosen the restrictions on the importation of drones for mapping and other developmental purposes in the country. The national chairman of APPSN, Mr. Thomas Dabiri speaking at the…

Surveyors in Land Dispute

THE PLACE OF SURVEYORS IN A LAND DISPUTE

 Land titles in Nigeria are said to confer ownership and protect the rights of the owners of a property. With the title, one is not expected to have issues of a dispute over that property. However, disputes still arise – especially in Lagos. A closer observation of the root cause of some of these disputes indicates that while the actual land title may be firmly…

House hunting in Lagos

HOUSE-HUNTING IN LAGOS AND AGENTS WAHALA

People refer to Lagos as the ‘Stress City’ , a city where you have to brace yourself for the stress ahead, and when they talk about this stress they mostly refer to Lagos unavoidable traffic every morning and evening. If you ask me, I would say that the stress of house-hunting in Lagos far supersedes that of Lagos traffic because, with traffic, you sometimes know…