Kenya National Land Commission Illegal Land Leases Warning: Press Release WARNING ON ILLEGAL LAND LEASES It has come to the Notice of the National Land Commission, that despite a public warning that was given on 11th September, 2014, illegal leases and grants are still being produced without the authority of the Commission. Certificates of grants…

Before buying land, it is important to know the allowable Plot Ratio and Site Coverage. But what are they? Plot/Site Ratio Plot Ratio in a building is obtained by dividing the gross floor area of the building by the area of the piece of land on which the building stands. For example, if a building…

If you’re like most real estate investors, you’re probably pursuing this business with one or two primary goals in mind: To buy a property and sell it to make a profit as soon as possible. To buy a property and create a dependable source of passive income. Both strategies are completely legitimate, time-tested methods that have…

Is the property surveyed? With a surveyed parcel you have a guarantee that the acreage will be exactly as described.  Boundary lines shown on a survey map should be pinned and flagged on your property. Is financing available? Financing on unimproved land is difficult to find and almost impossible to obtain on a property that…

While we have noted that there are many differences when selling land, at the same time the concepts are similar to selling a home. You just need to tailor your strategy, tools and focus for selling this type of property. Understand Who Your Buyer Will Be & What They Need to Know When selling a…

Selling a house in a changing real estate market can be challenging. Selling dirt can be even more challenging…in any market.  In this article we provide tools for landowners and real estate professionals about how to sell plots and land, and why your strategy with vacant residential land needs to be different from selling a…

Land availability & suitability Real Estate market can be challenging especially when it comes to selecting vacant land. The first step is to go out and see how much land is currently available, where it is located and at what price. Some options include land in a new project, regional schemes, demolishing an existing dwelling and…