Accra Short Lets You Can Rent This Holiday Season

Accra Short Lets You Can Rent This Holiday Season

There’s a Ghanaian Christmas song that loosely translates into English as Christmas is coming Papa, what will you gift us? For people travelling into Ghana’s capital during the festive season, the tune will change to “Christmas is coming Accra, how will you accommodate us for our short stay?” What follows is a list of some […]

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10 Affordable Properties Under GH¢1,500 for Rent in Accra

10 Affordable Properties Under GH¢1,500 for Rent in Accra

Real estate in Ghana is expensive and rent in Accra even more so. A recent report cites Ghana as the most expensive African country – 21st globally – based on rent costs and other metrics. Accra, the nation’s capital, accounts for up the bulk of that high cost of living. What’s a conservative spending house […]

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13 Most Expensive Accra Properties for Sale Right Now!

13 Most Expensive Accra Properties for Sale Right Now!

Purchasing a home is an expensive investment everybody has to make at some point in life. Before buying a home, it’s fun to browse what is on the market, even if it is out of our budgets and especially to get a sense of the worth of properties. Whether it’s the most expensive house in Ghana […]

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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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10 Popular Landmarks in Accra

10 Popular Landmarks in Accra

Accra has a number of distinct landmarks that add to the vibe and soul of this city. Landmarks are great for identifying places and can serve as symbols to represent a particular vicinity. If you are an indigene or tourist who cannot identify some of the spots on this list, it’s time to get out […]

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10 Incredible  Accra Rental Deals Under GHS 1,500

10 Incredible Accra Rental Deals Under GHS 1,500

Living in the capital doesn’t have to be costly! This month’s edition of our Accra rent deals highlights select great property for less in beautiful neighbourhoods. We have carefully selected these reasonably priced housing options to facilitate your house hunting.   1. Achimota house for  GHS 300 With a neatly tiled and fenced balcony, a […]

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Ghana’s MeQasa.com Raises $500,000 Investment To Become Zillow Of Africa

MeQasa.com, one of Ghana’s leading online real estate classifieds businesses, has secured a $500,000 investment from Frontier Digital Ventures, a global VC firm headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Frontier Digital Ventures’ portfolio includes companies in five key frontier regions including Central America, Middle East & North Africa, East Africa, West Africa and South Asia. MeQasa […]

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The 10 Tallest Buildings in Ghana

The 10 Tallest Buildings in Ghana

Skyscrapers are very common in the United States of America and Asia. The tallest building in the world currently is the Burj Khalifa in Dubai with 163 floors (828 m) followed by the Shanghai Tower (632 m) in China with 121 floors. In Africa, the tallest tower (minaret) is the Great Mosque of Algiers (270m) […]

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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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Why You Should Have a Home in Accra

Why You Should Have a Home in Accra

Ghana, the gateway to West Africa, is attractive for diverse reasons: its political stability, economic liberalism, abundant natural resources, great work opportunities and tons of fun to be had. Where better to benefit from all this than the capital city of Accra? Here are a few more reasons why you should really consider having your […]

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