Understanding Land Sizes in Nigeria

It can get a bit confusing  trying to understand the different land sizes in Nigeria. Even if you’re new to the Nigerian real estate scene , You must have seen property being advertised before. You can see a property being advertised for ₦ 500,000 per square meter and you begin to  wonder how many plot is that ? Is it up to an … Read more

Top 10 Largest Cities in Nigeria by Population[2023]

largest cities in Nigeria

 Nigeria is a  nation celebrated for her intricate cultural heritage, diverse populace, and mouth watering delicacies.With an estimated population of over 200 million inhabitants,  371 ethnic groups , over 525 native languages,  Nigeria is a  complex mosaic of ethnicity, languages, and customs. In this post we’ll  explore the Top 10 Largest Cities in Nigeria by population and the unique identities … Read more

12 Best Areas to Live in Port Harcourt

best areas to live in Port harcourt

Port Harcourt, the fifth largest city in Nigeria and home to a number of celebrities, religious leaders, politicians and affluent Nigerians. In this oil rich city, you’ll find the high income earners, the middle class and those with lower income. However, knowing the history of a city and its areas is necessary if you intend … Read more

Difference Between a Mini Flat and Self Contained Apartment

In Nigeria, mini flats and self-contained apartments are two popular types of  housing that serve the needs of first time renters and small households. While the two are used interchangeably by renters, there are still differences between them. It is important  to understand these little differences  to make a better  decision when looking for a new place to call home. In simple terms, … Read more

Face Me I Face You: A Peek into Communal Housing

face me I face you house

Face Me I Face You houses have been in existence for  ages  and  have become a familiar sight, particularly in states like Lagos, Oyo, and other southwestern states in Nigeria. These tenement buildings, also known as “Face Me I Slap You” due to the occasional conflicts, offer residential accommodations to many in the country’s lower class neighbourhoods.  So, … Read more

Fully Detached, Twin, Semi-Detached, and Terraced Duplexes: Understanding the Differences

Finding the perfect home can be an overwhelming task, especially when you come across various types of duplexes. From fully detached houses to terraced units, each offers its unique set of advantages and considerations.Understanding the differences between these housing options is important in making an informed decision. In this guide, we’ll explore the different types of duplexes and … Read more