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CAHF on Twitter

3 days ago
Why more real estate developers have embraced affordable housing in #Rwanda: it is where the market is! https://t.co/B7b2LPMsv8 @Rwanda_Housing @AFRwanda
5 days ago
Bitland - Ghana Real Estate Cadastral Problems Solved!! Fascinating opportunity for extending access to affordable housing finance and stimulating housing markets. #Blockchain #Ghana | https://t.co/qo3RhrknQP | https://t.co/6FxuECcaOK
1 week ago
Interest rate caps: theory & practice: "In SSA interest rate caps are used by at least 17 countries,... including South Africa ... and Kenya, as well as low income countries such as Chad and Senegal." https://t.co/5ZBNwtm9ea
2 weeks ago
Wow. Only 19% of existing #housing stock advertised in Nairobi is #affordable to the 88% of the Nairobi population who earns less than KSh150,000 per month. ⁦ @RealUreruhttps://t.co/grNEPM19sb CAHF_Africa photo
2 weeks ago
#Kenya’s residential investment opportunity as defined by South African investor International Housing Solutions ⁦ @UCTConEcoMan⁩ ⁦ @RealUreruhttps://t.co/ztfeeISObF CAHF_Africa photo
2 weeks ago
The majority of urban African residents are tenants. We must understand these #rental economies. @TUHFLtd https://t.co/hakcgmhN9L
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Diana Mitlin @DianaMitlin
Reflections from a visit to the tenements of Nairobi: or understanding the economics of tenement construction @Wanavijiji @t_a_gillespie @GlobalDevInst @UoMUrban https://t.co/qMlBgAjQQc https://t.co/wdTet57IlT

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    Over 60% of single family residential units built in Uganda are built by individual households using savings and income. At about US$8,50 a bag in 2017, the cost of cement is expensive for many - average annual per capital income in 2016 was US$770. Home made brick kilns line the
  • On the road between Entebbe and Kampala in Uganda small
    On the road between Entebbe and Kampala in Uganda, small bungalows double as home and business.  #housesofafrica 
  • housesofafrica mozambique A study was commissioned by FSD in early
     #housesofafrica   #mozambique  A study was commissioned by FSD in early 2017 to chronicle how households have invested, and still plan to invest in their housing; the financial tools they’ve used; and the reasons for their particular housing investment decisions. The Mozambican Housing Investment Chronicles, a collection of data-rich stories on the
  • In Uganda a 10000 houseloan would cost 234month and 22678
    In Uganda, a $10,000 house/loan would cost $234/month, and $22,678 over the term, at an interest rate of 22.0% over 7 years. In addition, the borrower would be required to make a 30% deposit. All else being equal this is affordable to 2.5% of the urban population. Find out more
  • housesofafrica Mzigos are one room structures largely used by Ugandas
     #housesofafrica  Mzigos are one room structures largely used by Uganda's low income earners and students. These were one of the many structures our team engaged in our most recent trip to Uganda. The overall goal of CAHF’s engagement in Uganda is to stimulate investment along the housing value chain. Targeted
  • Louisar House in the southeastern part of Johannesburgs CBD is
    Louisar House in the south-eastern part of Johannesburg’s CBD is like an oasis in the middle of the rough inner city. Financed by TUHF (www.tuhf.co.za), the building is nicely refurbished and well maintained. Playground on the roof. Clean, quiet hallways. A common room with free WiFi. Functioning new lift. Rents
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