For many Kenyans, one of the common goals in life is owning a home: a piece of land, a roof over our heads, and a place where we can grow and flourish.If you’re dreaming of buying a home this ye
Real estate has always been considered as the best investment one can make. The biggest reason for this is the net worth a household gains through homeownership.
How do homeowners gain wealth from th
Every year, people in the city or others in different parts of the country make the decision to rent for another year or take a leap of faith into homeownership. They look at the earnings and savings
The Covid-19 pandemic has limited our options for planning this year’s Valentine’s Day, but it does not mean you can’t celebrate the day with your loved ones within the safet
The real estate market is expected to continue growing in 2021, and it’s largely driven by the lasting impact the Covid-19 pandemic is having on our lifestyles. As many Kenyans spend extra time
Over the past year, our homes have become an integral part of our lives more than ever. They’re much more than the houses we live in. They’re our workplaces, virtual schools, and safe have
There are so many great reasons to buy a home. If you are a first-time homebuyer, having a home to call your own can give you a great sense of security and accomplishment in these uncertain times. If
Buying a home is a huge step and a big investment, whether the property you are purchasing is an apartment or a stand alone, here are some factors we think you should consider before making that step.
Questions to ask before buying Off Plan
Buying property off plan is becoming a more popular housing choice for home owners and investors and this is because you get to save at least 40% of the total
Most Nairobi neighbourhoods are ideal for raising families. When buying a home in a neighbourhood, top in your consideration list is mostly security but getting all this information requires r
Myths often form the basis for fear and holds people back from taking on new opportunities. The same rings true when it comes to investing in real estate.
Here are some of the myths:
There are three major types of Real Estate property options where one can invest in.
Buying a commercial property:
One of the most reliable options available for Kenyan investors is
When planning to sell your home, coming up with the right price can seem like a very difficult process. There is a lot of data to sift through and you might feel a little lost.
Here is a
It is very crucial to know how much it will cost to build your dream house. In this way, you will be able to do a more to perfect house plan.
A number of other factors determine the cost of building
1.) Lock in a price
The main benefit of purchasing off the plan is that you get the opportunity to buy a home at a discount. Even if the property values go up during construction you will sti
1.) Adopt an attitude of healthy scepticism towards off the plan property marketers.
2.) Invest in prime locations and never buy off the plan unless you have inspected the site.
With more companies figuring out how to efficiently and effectively enable their employees to work remotely (and for longer than most of us initially expected), homeowners are re-evaluating their need
Historically low mortgage rates are encouraging many to buy. With the average mortgage payment now estimated at a lower monthly cost than renting, it’s a great time for first-time home
In today’s highly competitive real estate market, where inventory levels are not keeping up with the constant stream of buyer demand, there are steps you can take to ensure you are most prepared
When selling your house, there are a few key things you can prioritize to have the greatest impact for a faster sale:
Make Buyers Feel at Home
Declutter your home! Pack away all personal
Finding the right home to purchase today is one of the biggest challenges for potential buyers. With so few homes for sale and construction of newly built homes ramping up, you may be w
The percentage of income needed to afford a median-priced home today is declining, while that for renting is on the rise.
This is making buying a home an incr
With many Countries reopening for business, and as people start to return to work, we can expect the economy to begin improving. Most expert forecasts indicate this economic recovery will start to hap
The year 2020 will certainly be one to remember, with new realities and norms that changed the way we live. This year’s real estate market is no exception to that shift, with historic highlights
When most of us begin searching for a home, we naturally start by looking at the price. It’s important, however, to closely consider what else impacts the purchase. It’s not just the price
With remote learning sweeping the nation this academic year, organized spaces with enough room for kids to learn effectively are high on buyer wish lists.
With a need for a dedicated learning space,
The current health crisis has re-shaped our lifestyles and needs. Spending extra time where we currently live is enabling many families to re-evaluate what homeownership means and what they find most
Before buying a house or land, there are a few things that you need to know so that you do not fall into a trap. You should always be keen and wise enough to detect and pull out of a fraudulent transa
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) announces the licensing of the Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company Plc (KMRC) as the first mortgage refinance company in Kenya.
The license has been granted pur
How long have you lived in your current home? If it’s been a while, you may be thinking about moving. According to the Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers in 2019, homeowners were living in their
When deciding to buy property, there several options for you to consider. One of the less known options is buying off-plan. It is one of the growing investment opportunities for many homeowners. We ha
Nairobi, Monday September 28th, 2020… Two Bills-the Konza Bill and Start-Up Bill 2020 which are focused on stimulating investment by lowering taxes and de-risking investment in the country
The concept of rent-to-own properties, at what is termed “zero interest”, is one that was started a little over two years ago.
It has caught on in Kenya and continues to attract
Still not sure about buying a single-story home? Here are several advantages of switching from two floors to one:
1. Good Resell Potential
“When buying a single-story house, you should
In today’s real estate market, setting the right price for your house is one of the most valuable things you can do.
Today, low inventory is largely keeping prices from depreciating.
When it c
Prior to the health crisis that swept the World in 2020, most people had to wait until they retired to make a move to the type of life they were looking to settle into for their later years in life. T
There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times, like what we face today, it becomes even more important to have an expert you trus
There are many things to consider when buying a house—price, location, condition, size, schools, and more. We’ll walk through the trade-offs.
First, identify the core values
Size - Would you prefer to maximize your space or minimize your maintenance? A large, fenced plot could give you enough space to play with children, let your dogs run off-leash, or inst
Schools - Consider schools with your district and if you need it for the next ten years. The primary school may be great, but the high school could not matter mostly because they are bo
Demand from homebuyers has skyrocketed this year, which means today's sellers are poised to win big. This ideal moment in time to sell your house won't last forever, though.
Are you planning to buy your first home? Before you officially sign the purchase, it would be better to check these essential elements, questions of not having bad surprises in the coming year
Decide how much are you willing and able to spend. The best approach is to start from the bottom and inch your way up.
Access to Social Amenities
Check if you have eas
If you’ve been working from home this year, chances are you’ve been at it a little longer than you initially expected. Businesses all over the country have figured out how to opera
If you’re thinking of buying a home this year, you may be wondering how much money you need to come up with for your down payment. Many Real Estate Developers in Kenya ask for 20 per cent of the
In Kenya’s housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are they the largest generation, but they are also currently between 25 and 40 years old. These are often considered prime home-b
Why Invest in Deltar Properties
Owning a home in the city sounds like such a hustle but we at Deltar Properties have given you a few reasons why we just made your home ownership journey much ea
A Change in Real Estate
The real estate industry is one that keeps thriving and changing day by day especially as we have witnessed in the country. The emergence of different real estate compan
End Year Property Fair
2019 has been a great year for us, we launched a new project, The Taji Residence which comprises of 3 bedroom plus duplex units, we had a great event in Mombasa, and we a
Taji Residence- All you need to know
The real estate industry keeps changing day in, day out and with that change we have witnessed Deltar Properties emerge as one of the best real estate compa
The Taji Residence is a superb modern block of apartments that consists of conventional 3 bedroom units and duplexes plus DSQ. This contemporary fcaility is situated in Nairobi's Kilimani estate, alon