Buying property is a great source of happiness most especially when you negotiate and seal the deal of a good offer but never be in a hurry to pay for a property until you get a second and third look at it as your outlook and opinion of it may change and faults become clearer after the excitement of seeing something you like for the first time wears off.
Taking the flood in Lagos as a yardstick, it tells that there is a lot of work to be done in terms of Urban Planning. Good road networks must be accompanied by efficient drainage system and sensitization of the locals on the advantages of proper waste disposal.
Investing in real estate is the surest and safest form of investment as the value will appreciate, you are not affected by inflation (in fact, inflation is a benefit for you when it comes to rental income derived from real estate), you have total control over your investment and it can be used as a good collateral to secure loans.
I was discussing with a friend who seemed to have loads of issues with Real Estate Agents and i requested that he wrote what his challenges were and how to solve them and this is what he sent: "My wife is 6 months pregnant with triplets. I was shocked when we found out and in 3 [...]