2 weeks ago Rental is a critical issue across the continent as households increasingly meet their affordable housing needs with rental accommodation. Watch this space - CAHF research due to be published soon. https://t.co/6nGKIdFKMJ
#housesofafrica About 70% of households in #Mozambique ’s capital city, #Maputo , live in informal housing with poor access to services - even in the inner city. A project in Poland Canico A, an area less than 3km from the city centre is trying to address this with an innovative land value
#housesofafrica These 3-bedroom flats, “Namungoona Apartments” in Kampala, Uganda, go for about $300 per month rental - much less than the estimated $1000 per month in bond costs that a buyer of a comparable $80,000 3-bedroom flat would have to pay. The cost of housing in Kampala is among the
#housesofafrica Much of the housing in Uganda’s capital city, Kampala, is self built, with home made bricks baked in the sun. The cost of housing in Uganda is particularly high, with land and infrastructure standing out as the main cost items. Throughout the city, homes like this one are without
#housesofafrica#tanzania with almost 70% of employees earning $140 a month, majority of people finance thier homes through loans (at an average of 11.5%) and household savings.
#housesofafrica This is an appartment building in Abidjan, 2 plateau, a middle income neighborhood, rents here god from 120 dollars per months for a studio to 800 dollars per months for a 3 bedroom #housingforall#urbanoctober