Sh30 billion Iluluwe Golf Estate unveiled in Athi River

A Sh30 billion gated community housing project has been unveiled in Athi River, near the proposed multi-billion dollar Konza Technology Park. Dubbed Iluluwe Golf Estate, the development will be set on a 1,000-acre piece of private land and will accommodate…
Migaa Golf Estate Gets Underway in Kiambu

Home Afrika Limited has started construction work on a 774-acre housing development in Kiambu County, which is planned to include a golf course. Located 16km from Muthaiga and 20km from the Nairobi city centre, the development to be known as…
Belgian construction firm to set up shop in Kenya

Thomas & Piron Grands Lacs, the Rwandan unit of Belgian construction firm Thomas & Piron is expanding to Kenya in a bid to tap into the country’s construction boom. Piron Coralie, the firm’s chief executive was this week quoted by…
Weak shilling sparks surge in paint prices

Paint prices are set to go up next month, pushed by the weakening shilling and shortage of raw materials. Paint manufacturers Sadolin and Basco Paints have announced that retail prices of their paint products will be revised upwards in October,…
East Africa’s first solar panel factory opens in Naivasha

A Sh250 million solar panel factory has been opened in Naivasha as a United Nations (UN) report says photovoltaic modules have become more price-competitive. Ubbink East Africa Ltd., the owners of the factory, said they will manufacture about 30,000 high…
Kenya’s tallest residential apartments unveiled

An investor has unveiled plans to build the country’s tallest residential apartments near the Kasarani sports complex, along Thika Highway. The investor, Kasarani Hills Consortium, said Wednesday that the Sh7 billion development will give the country its tallest residential apartments…
Demand for bitumen rises as road works gather momentum

Demand for bitumen, a highly viscous black thick substance used for waterproofing and as an adhesive in road construction, is expected to rise thanks to the many planned and ongoing construction activities. According to recent projections by industry analysts, bitumen…
Aberdare Hills Golf Resort project launched in Naivasha

Construction works on a multi-million golf resort that will have a five-star hotel and luxurious villas have kicked off in Naivasha. Dubbed Aberdare Hills Golf Resort, the facility will be built on a 1,600 acres parcel of land near the…