Advent of Container Homes in Nigeria
- May 3, 2016
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Offices
With the rising cost of building materials, difficult process of accessing land for housing and hardly a structured mortgage sector, achieving sustainable Nigeria housing seems not feasible in 10 years.
Government too is losing appetite to invest in mass housing for the low and middle income earners. To demonstrate its waning appetite to invest in housing, government has been wooing the private sector to step up investments in mass housing. Government went further to launch the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) Plc, a Public Private Partnership arrangement between the Federal Government of Nigeria and private sector to develop affordable housing for Nigerians.
Tempo Housing Nigeria (THN) seemed to have heeded this call and is introducing Container Building as one of the solutions to Nigeria’s housing needs. This solution has been used in several countries including Netherlands, Australia and Haiti………… Read More