Posts Tagged: real estate

Exposé:  Sheruta NG

For our very first edition of Exposé, an online column that aims to expose the public to new, innovative, and impactful brands/companies, we will be featuring Sheruta Nigeria via its representative and co-founder, in an exclusive interview.

House Stories: The Best Places To Live In Lagos State

Lagos without a doubt is the New York and Los Angeles of Nigeria. The city is popular as a hub for private and commercial businesses, as well as the hotspot for the Entertainment Industry in Nigeria. Most people in other states in the country want to move to Lagos for numerous reasons, and we can’t blame them. But we should give them a fair warning…the traffic on Lagos roads is insane.

Eazy Tips: Top 5 States For Real Estate Investment In Nigeria

Although there are many states in Nigeria, only a few of them are very good for real estate investment due to their capability to yield high interests rates. There are quite a number of things to consider in determining a state that is booming in real estate. They include infrastructure, social amenities, the economic value of the state, standard of living, and industrialization in the state.

Eazy Tips: Reasons Why Your Home Should Be Insured

Home Insurance is the insurance that covers both your house and the property within the house against disasters like fire, flood, earthquake, storm, vandalism, explosion, lightning, and other unknown/unforeseen disasters. Homeowners insurance isn’t a luxury as it is most often perceived. Rather, it is a necessity, although it may not be so popular among Nigerians.

Eazy Tips: Is your Realtor really helping you?

Sometimes a buyer and a realtor’s interests are aligned. However, there are situations where the right advice for a client is not aligned with the realtor’s monetary incentive. Many successful realtors today achieved this feat through transparency and having their client’s best interests. How then do you ascertain if a realtor truly has your back?

Eazy Tips: Proptech Trends Making An Impact In Real Estate

Property technology (also known as PropTech, and real estate technology) is the application of information technology and platform economics to real estate markets. Every industry evolves with technology over time and real estate is not an exception. Although it might have taken a while for the real estate niche to adopt proptech, the industry has finally recognized its impact.

House Stories: The Pros and Cons of a Homeowners Association

Homeowner’s associations are very useful, especially in urban communities where residents prefer to do things by the book. But just as much as it has its pros, it also has its cons. Think about it. You move into the neighborhood as the latest homeowner on the block. Everything is going well. Your neighbors welcome you, perhaps throw you a small party or send a gift basket, except that most neighbors in cities like Lagos and Abuja would rather mind their business in other to avoid unforeseen problems. Weeks or maybe months into being the newest resident in the neighborhood, you’ve finally settled in and you’re no longer regarded as ‘the new man/woman/family on the block. Good for you. That’s progress.

House Stories: Why Isn’t My House Selling?

It doesn’t matter how much Michael thinks his house is worth. The market strongly dictates how much he gets for it. Buyers tend to look at similar houses in an area. They compare prices and most often the houses with higher prices like Michael’s don’t get sold. This further proves the theory that your house is only worth what other people are willing to pay for it.