Nairobi

Kenya

24 June 2021

Nairobi Office and Residential Building to be Completed in 2021

316 Upper Hill Chambers is an office development located on 2nd Ngong Avenue, in the Upper Hill area of Nairobi, Kenya. Standing at a height...

19 April 2021

New Index Released to Assess Performance of Resource-Efficient Buildings in Kenya

The Architectural Association of Kenya (AAK) has developed a national green building certification tool which is aimed to assess projects in the local built setting...

02 February 2021

Firm Ordered to Pay for Stalled Nairobi Project

An Indian-based company that is behind the construction of the now-stalled Pinnacle Towers project has been ordered to pay close to Ksh200 Million (US$1.8 million)...

21 January 2021

Construction of Governors' Skyscraper Draws Criticism in Nairobi

The construction of the Ksh5 billion (US$45 million) G47 Ugatuzi Tower in Hurlingham, Nairobi County has drawn protest from a section of Kenyans who moved...

14 October 2020

Environmental Issues Arise with Nairobi Tower Complex

Investors behind a project valued at Ksh20 billion (US$184 million) in Nairobi's Upper Hill area risk losing their parcel of land over an environmental error. ...

10 February 2020

Cancellation of Skyscraper Proposal in Nairobi Upheld by Judiciary

Cytonn Investments underwent a major setback in its plan to erect a KSh20 billion (US$199 million) tower complex in Kilimani, Nairobi after the company failed...

05 February 2020

Massive Residential Scheme Planned on the Outskirts of Nairobi

A Singaporean real estate firm is building an 8,888-unit multibillion-shilling mixed-use development in Mavoko, Machakos County, on the outskirts of Nairobi, as it eyes a...

04 December 2019

Construction on Nairobi Complex Halted by Tribunal

An environment tribunal has ordered a Chinese firm constructing the Global Trade Center Complex in the Westlands neighborhood of Nairobi to halt construction until a...

19 March 2019

Two New Residential High-Rise Developments Underway in Nairobi

Chinese investor John Zeyun Yang, in a joint venture with national and county governments, officially began the groundbreaking of eight high-rise apartment buildings in Nairobi’s...

06 February 2019

Property Developer to Build Nairobi’s River Estate Residences

Chinese billionaire Zeyun Yang has unveiled plans to build 2,720 high-rise apartment units in Nairobi’s Ngara estate, in a development that will gift the Kenyan...