Affordable Housing in Kenya

Our feature article of the month is by our Kitengela Sales Agent, Leonard Onyancha, he talks about affordable housing options in Kenya and the growth of Kitengela, Athi River and Syokimau in real estate. Affordable housing or rather low-cost is one of the Big Four Agenda’s of the Kenyan Government. The Kenyan government is seeking …


Living In Gated Communities

Gated communities or neighborhoods are a form of housing estates that sit on the same compound and most often share amenities. They are often characterized by a perimeter wall or fences and one access gate to the compound with strict and controlled entrance to outsiders Most developers are opting to go for gated communities compared …


Selling Your Home In A Buyer’s Market

A “buyer’s market” occurs when there are far more houses for sale than there are buyers willing to snap them up. The state of the market is dependent on many factors including the state of the economy and the time of the year. Here are a few things you need to know about selling in …


To Buy or Build?

The process of acquiring a new home is an exciting time for many people, the very prospect of owing a house and not having to answer to a landlord every end of the month is a feeling like no other. As you start to look for homes and the more houses you look at, you …


To Move or Remodel?

Sooner or later, most home owners must decide whether it makes more sense to move or remodel. Your current home is cramping your style. Perhaps the family has outgrown the house, maybe you need more space for your expanding family, maybe the ceiling and floors are getting a bit leaky and maybe you just need …


Home Organization

Keeping your home organized can be an overwhelming task because there are too many odds and ends that need to fit perfectly in place. If you are looking for solutions to store your clothes, shoes and other things around the house, do not stress. There are plenty of storage solutions that will keep your house …


Real Estate Agents Demystified

Flexibility – we all crave for flexibility for our work schedules; some of us would like to set our own hours, exist in our own space and make money on our own terms. But here we are, stuck in a 9 -5 desk job. Real estate is a very satisfying and rewarding career and can …


To Mortgage or Pay Cash?

If you can afford it, paying cash for your house is an excellent option. Imagine not having to live with a mortgage payment hanging over your head. But then again, not all of us are accorded this luxury, hence why the mortgage option is available for consideration. While mortgaging does have its advantages, it’s also …


To Build or Buy?

The process of acquiring a new home is an exciting time for many people, the very prospect of owing a house and not having to answer to a landlord every end of the month is exciting. As you start to look for homes and the more houses you look at, you ask yourself ‘Isn’t it …