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Uhuru launches mortgage company for cheap homes

President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at a Nairobi hotel for the official launch of the Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  Image: PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched the Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company in partnership between the government and the private sector. The initiative is aimed at reaching the goal of adequate, safe and […]

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China is driving growth in Asia’s real estate market despite trade war headwinds, report finds

Real estate markets in Asia-Pacific grew at a record-breaking pace in the first quarter of this year — thanks in part to China and despite a global decline, according to real estate consultancy JLL. The region recorded a new first-quarter high of $45 billion in real estate transaction volumes, according the company’s Global Capital Flows report for the first quarter of […]