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“We want to build houses and get supply of houses into this middle-income market.”
The single-largest investment and business opportunity in Africa will be its rising consumer market.
Local and international hotel brands are growing operations in Nairobi.
Property investment firm aims to grow its portfolio to US$500m.
“The idea is to create a mixed-use development by recycling an old building in an old downtown area.”
Successful businesspeople share their insights.
The construction of high-rise buildings around Kenya’s capital points to the growing property sector.
Investors are seeing potential for hotel and property development in post-conflict and frontier markets.
Foreign interest in oil and gas discoveries in eastern Africa means more business for hotels in those regions.
Phatisa shares the dream of a Kenya with better, more affordable housing for all.
Martin Tronquit shares a story about how a Kenyan taxi driver is getting into property development.
“Living in the city was a means to connect with people in an everyday, ordinary way,” says developer Dirk Bahmann.
Phatisa focuses investments on African agriculture and housing sectors.
Despite Woolworths’s failure, there are big opportunities for South African retailers in Nigeria.
Woolworths may not have succeeded in Nigeria, but many other South African retailers are doing well.