Brief Overview of State of Housing in Accra in 2017

Brief Overview of State of Housing in Accra in 2017

Are you looking for property to rent or buy in Accra or even sell? It helps to know where to find available real estate and to have a fair idea of the costs involved in different parts of the city. These costs are influenced by several factors including location, size, amenities and proximity to facilities […]

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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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meQasa.com Nominated in 2017 Ghana Startup Awards

meQasa.com Nominated in 2017 Ghana Startup Awards

meQasa.com – Ghana’s easiest way to rent, buy and sell property – has been nominated in the Ghana Startup Awards along with several other great startups doing important work in Ghana. The awards, organised by The Startup Network is the flagship initiative of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE).   meQasa.com has been nominated in the following categories: […]

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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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This House Is Not For Sale!

This House Is Not For Sale!

We often come across buildings that bear the words, ‘This house is not for sale’. It normally leaves us wondering why some homeowners would have that scribbled across their building for no apparent reason. Well, there is a reason, and that reason is simply that Real-estate scammers are real. They pose as Landlords or Real-estate […]

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CNBC Africa Special Report: Changing how people buy and sell property in Ghana

CNBC Africa Special Report: Changing how people buy and sell property in Ghana

As seen on CBC Africa.com (link at bottom) ————————————————————- In the quiet residential area of North Ridge, a four-acre piece of land is being developed into a 200-unit apartment complex. The development in Accra, Ghana, is part of a trend of new real estate projects springing out from previously abandoned parks. “This is a very […]

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Would you Rather Build or Buy Your own House?

Many people after making a decision to either build a house or buy it from an agency still wonder if they are making the right decision. meQasa.com spoke to Mr Harrison Tettey-Fio who has built his own house, to find out what the process was, the challenges he faced, and if he would recommend building a […]

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