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Building & construction general info in Kenya

Chapter 12 of the Kenya Economic Survey 2017 provides data and information on building and construction in Kenya. A report published by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.
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Completed private buildings in Nairobi for 2012-2016

This table in the Kenya Economic Survey 2017 shows the number of private buildings reported as completed in Nairobi. It is published by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.
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Approved & actual government housing expenditure

Approved and actual government expenditure on housing. Published by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.
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Social housing progress in South Africa

The Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA) was established by the national Department of Human Settlements. The authority's 2016/17 annual report details progress in social housing, in relation to government’s National Development Plan (NDP) targets.
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Policy of housing supply for people with special needs

A policy brief by the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) on creating adequate housing for people with special needs. It contains findings and recommendations from a research project conducted between July 2016 and March 2017 on the provision of capital funding to build, renovate and extend housing for people with special needs.
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Land and housing price inflation in Nigeria

A breakdown of housing costs in Nigeria. The data was generated by the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing.
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Report on Nigeria's housing finance sector

The 12th in a series of studies exploring access to housing finance in various African countries. It includes an overview of the housing finance sector in Nigeria.
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Housing supply in East Africa

The Centre for Affordable Housing Finance in Africa (CAHF) series of regional reports examine housing investment per region. This report covers East Africa.