Nairobi, ranked 10th, is the only African city listed in JLL's fourth annual City Momentum Index (CMI) of the world's most dynamic cities...
2 Feb 2017
Hilton Worldwide announced new properties and extensions at AHIF. Among the new hotels agreed is Africa's first modular build hotel, Africa's tallest hotel in Nairobi, and...
4 Oct 2016
Accelerating its growth strategy in Africa, Carlson Rezidor has opened five Radisson Blu hotels in the first six months of 2016 and signed four new hotels including...
22 Jun 2016
There are pockets of glory, particularly in East Africa - but property investors need to do their homework before venturing in...
4 Mar 2016
JLL has launched its east African Hub in Nairobi, Kenya - the fifth JLL-owned and operated hub on the continent. Other JLL hubs in Africa are located in Casablanca, Cairo, Lagos and Johannesburg...
22 Jul 2015
A key takeout at the RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) Africa 2015 Summit in Johannesburg last week is that Africa is taking its place on the world stage in terms of real estate, infrastructure and construction...
30 Mar 2015
JSE investors will gain access to the dollar-based returns generated by shopping centres, offices, warehouses and hotels in countries such as Morocco, Mozambique, Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria when Sandile Nomvete's Delta Property Fund brings the first outright African real estate offering to the market next month.
Joan Muller 20 May 2014
Zimbabwe's new central bank chief said the country's economy was weakening and the bank did not have the tools to fix it.
8 May 2014
Homecoming Revolution's London Expo will take place from 15-16 March 2014 and will feature a variety of exhibitors, guest speakers, workshops and case studies aiming to encourage Africans to return home.
25 Feb 2014
Hyprop Investments will buy 87% of the issued shares of African Land Investments for R768m. African Land owns the Manda Hill shopping centre in Lusaka, Zambia.
29 Nov 2013
Truworths has adopted a cautious and incremental approach to store expansion plans outside SA in order to gain a better understanding of the operating environment and the market potential, the fashion retailer said in its annual report, released last week.
Zeenat Moorad 30 Sep 2013
The siege in Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall has raised obvious concerns over security and safety in a country poised for growth. This was the conclusion of HVS London director Tim Smith, attending the Africa Hotel Investment Forum 2013 in Nairobi this week, following the decision by organisers to go ahead with the conference.
26 Sep 2013
Responding to growing investment on the African continent, professional property services provider Broll recently opened its new Kenya offices in Nairobi. Broll Kenya will provide property services to support demand in East Africa.
19 Aug 2013
Garden City, Nairobi's flagship retail, residential and commercial property development, broke ground recently at a celebration ceremony in the presence of more than 100 distinguished guests, including the Governor of Nairobi, Dr Evans Kidero.
31 Jul 2013
One Africa Media (OAM), previously named Private Property Holdings, has secured a US$25-million round of investment from Australian-listed jobs portal SEEK, for the expansion of its operations across Africa.
Private Property 28 Jun 2013