The Nigerian Mortgage Refinance company (NMRC) will kick start the programme for this year’s Abuja Housing show. The annual Abuja Housing show billed to take place from 6th to 8th July, 2015 is the biggest platform for exhibition of housing and products in Abuja.NMRC will open the event with a session tagged “ Affordable Housing for Nigerians- what does this exactly mean?“
Notable experts drawn from various areas of the housing sector have been invited. Some of the organizations that will be part of the deliberation includes managing director Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria(FMBN), other financial institutions of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Director-General, National Pension Commission (PENCOM), national Insurance Corporation of Nigeria. (NICON), Mortgage Bankers Association of Nigeria. (MBAN), Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria.
Morning session of the day one will focus on land issues comprising some of the state commissioners for housing and Federal ministry of lands and Housing, while the afternoon session will focus on the delivery of standardized and affordable housing which will also look at the issues of building standard off-Takers as well as the supply side of the housing equation (Construction finance), some state commissioners are expected to be part of the sessions. Communiqué will be issued at the end of the day one of the NMRC day. Meanwhile, over 100 exhibitors, many stakeholders from every part of the country are set to attend this year Abuja housing show which will be declared open by the vice president, Prof Yemi Osinbajo.
This year Abuja housing show is sponsored by NMRC, FMBN, Dangote Cement, Rock of Ages Limited, Nigerite, GoodHomes and Shelter Afrique. Abuja Housing show is an event of FESADEB communications Limited. The producers of Housing Programme on AIT, NTA and Raypower. The 9 years old event has become an ideal place for networking, meeting visitors and selling deals.