• Call For Papers: International Conference on Land and Development in Lagos.

     

    THEME:    LAND AND DEVELOPMENT IN LAGOS 

    Land is the true wealth of nations and the basis on which civilizations and development are constructed. It is the ultimate resource of the biosphere, the physical aspect of the earth upon which the foundation of other components is built. Governments have extensively relied on it for revenue necessary to fund critical development projects. Land affects every aspect of the city and national development. It …

  • Report: Lagos Studies Association Round-table Discussion

    The 2018 Lagos Studies Association Conference took place 19 – 23 June 2018 at the Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Lagos. The Centre for Housing Studies hosted a roundtable session on the 23rd of June themed: “Slum Redevelopment and Regeneration in Lagos State: Any Hope for Locally Relevant Policies? The session had has panelists, Professor T. G. Nubi, Dr. Basirat Oyalowo and Dr. Basheer Oshodi, and was moderated by Dr. Lola Akande of department of English, University …

  • Workshop Session At The Lagos Studies Association Conference.

    THEME: SLUM REDEVELOPMENT AND REGENERATION IN LAGOS STATE: ANY HOPE FOR LOCALLY RELEVANT POLICIES?

    Panel Summary:

    Although urban regeneration has come to be seen as a panacea for urban decay, offering the possibility of turning blighted communities into viable areas where people can live, work and play in safety and harmony with nature. However, it has been severally criticized as a tool of neo-liberalization that brings about displacement of residents, while destroying their social capital …

  • Communique Arising From The Round Table/Expert Panel Discussion On The 2018 Re-Enactment Of The Land Use Charge Law

    COMMUNIQUE ARISING FROM THE ROUND TABLE /EXPERT PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE 2018 RE-ENACTMENT OF THE LAND USE CHARGE LAW

    HELD ON THURSDAY, 19TH OF APRIL, 2018

    IN THE BOARDROOM, FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS,

    UNDER THE AUSPICES OF

    THE DEPARTMENT OF ESTATE MANAGEMENT, FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS

     

    1.0 Introduction 

    The Department has observed with keen interest, recent efforts to re-enact the Lagos State Land Use Charge Law and the …

  • Upcoming Event: Home Ownership Made Easy

    It's never easy trying to figure out how or even if you'll eventually own a home. You want it but you're not sure if, with all the expenses constantly calling for attention, you'll ever get it. Well, how about we help you make the right plans and take the right steps to ultimately owning a home of your dreams. The University of Lagos Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development in collaboration with NECA's Network of Entrepreneurial Women (NNEW) presents " HOME OWNERSHIP MADE EASY" to …

  • Upcoming Event: Real Estate Training Workshop

    The University of Lagos Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development presents a two-day training workshop on "Profitable Investment in Real Estate Development". For ease of access and to extend reach of participation accross the country, the workshop it to run in three different locations, Lagos, Abuja and Enugu.

    For Lagos, it is scheduled for Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th of April, 2018;

    Abuja, Wednesday 2nd of May, 2018 and;

    Enugu for Tuesday, 15th of May, 2018.

    It …

  • Home Ownership Made Easy (Report) - Series One

    Home Ownership Made Easy  Workshop: Proceedings.

    Dr M.I. Anyakora, home ownership advocate and analyst shared his field experience on the psyche of urban home owners with the audience. He drew extensively from his rich, recent research findings on the question of behavioural traits of those planning to own a home. In this highly interactive class, participants were visibly drawn to the homeownership quest. 

    In the interaction that followed, Dr Anyakora answered participants& …

  • Call for Paper: Africa Smart City Agenda

    You are welcome to submit abstract your abstract to the 2018 FES International Conference which is scheduled to be held from 24th - 26th of July, 2018 at the Julius Berger lecture theatre, University of Lagos under the theme "Africa: Smart City Agenda." 

  • Executive Training: National Workshop for Teachers & Practitioners

    National Workshop was convened in May 2015 to bring together, the housing research community with the professional community in order to identify the research needs of the later, so as to bridge the gap between housing researchers and professionals in terms of area of research needs and areas being researched into. The theme of the workshop was “Contemporary issues in teaching, learning and practicing Housing.” 

    Opening ceremony at the National Workshop

    Panel discussants …