Shocking East Legon Home Prices That Are The Talk of Town

Shocking East Legon Home Prices That Are The Talk of Town

If you’ve studied a bit of Economics, you should have come across the law of demand and supply. Applying this to real estate, we will say prices of houses are so high because there are too many people and few houses. Although this is true, East Legon is one of the areas in Ghana known […]

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Accra Neighbourhoods

Accra Neighbourhoods & How They Got Their Names

Behind every name lies a story and Accra neighbourhoods have plenty to pass around. Accra has an estimated housing deficit of nearly 2 million units. New neighbourhoods will definitely spring up to address this problem. The rise of new neighbourhoods will open doors to many new names and untold stories. Guessing what those names could be sounds both daunting and a lot […]

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Living In Accra: Achimota

Living In Accra: Achimota

Achimota is one of the oldest neighbourhoods of affluence in Accra. Though it is considered a suburb of Accra, today, it was located about 10 miles outside of the nation’s capital during colonial times, when its development was still nascent. Today, it is a central part of the capital, located on the Accra-Kumasi road just […]

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INFOGRAPHIC: Average Rent Costs in Accra

INFOGRAPHIC: Average Rent Costs in Accra – 2016

One question we receive daily is “How much can I find a place to rent for?”. A very interesting inquiry with a not-so-easy answer. Rent costs are affected by several factors including location, size and amenities of the property itself and the neighbourhood in which it is. In Ghana, the real estate industry is unregulated, […]

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Living in Accra: East Legon

Living in Accra: East Legon

One of the most admirable and coveted residential areas in Accra, located northeast of central Accra, 10 minutes from the Accra Mall, 20 minutes from Kotoka International Airport and bordered by the Tema motorway, Spintex and the Legon-Madina road, is the neighbourhood of East Legon. Best of Both Worlds: East Legon boasts of having beautiful […]

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Living in Accra: Osu

Living in Accra: Osu

Location, location, location! Osu is known to be an amazing, centrally-situated residential area; a neighbourhood synonymous to fun and adventure. In terms of living, it is somewhat of a Jekyll and Hyde — on the one hand very quiet and friendly further from the central Oxford Street, strolling residents are quite amicable and open to […]

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Living In Accra: Dzorwulu

Living In Accra: Dzorwulu

Home to one of Ghana’s former presidents, Dzorwulu is a beautifully planned residential area catering to the middle and upper classes of Accra society. Bordered by Roman Ridge, Abelemkpe and, Shiashie, most residences in this neighbourhood are walled and many residents have hired private security guards, which makes it a haven for the more security-conscious. […]

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