Heard about title conversions? Well, if you own land in Nairobi (and eventually across the country) – including an interest in land situated within Nairobi – then you need to be appraised of this recent development. Title conversions are being implemented across the country as part of the social and administrative land reforms.
Prior to the enactment of the Constitution 2010, the Government of Kenya began to take robust and progressive steps towards land reforms in the country, addressing many of the lingering issues on the administration and management of land in the country through a raft of new legislative, policy and administrative reform measures.
Are you aware that the law may allow someone who has lived on your property for longer than 12 years in open contravention to your rights to legally challenge your right to ownership over that property? What exactly is adverse possession and as a property owner, how can you protect your assets?
Investors seek to maximize return on investments to cushion against currency depreciation and inflation. Capital gains are an effective measure against inflation. How then can you secure phenomenal capital growth in the property market?
Scammers’ typically “hide” in plain sight. However, their intentions are always hidden, making it notoriously difficult to foil their schemes. So what renders seemingly rational individuals hapless to their wiles? What in our human nature makes us susceptible to these schemes?
Why is vacant land so wildly popular in our market? Without clear investment objectives, vacant land acquisitions may not provide the optimal use of resources at your disposal. Knowing what drives growth in property values will help you position your acquisitions strategically
Land banking is a real estate investment scheme that promises above-average returns at a predetermined future date. Equally, for the high returns they promise, they carry significant risk because there is no “real” transfer of the property to the investor. But do they deliver?
Wealth is, to a large degree, a function of incomes and incomes are primarily the reward offered for effort – time and energy. Investors seek to increase, and eventually, replace their wealth creation by leveraging resources other than their individual time or energy.