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Egypt is the tenth largest natural stone quarry producer in the world and the second largest exporter of marble blocks
Many projects in the housing sector, part of the economic stimulus package, will be concluded within two months
Egypt is the largest real estate market in the region and its demographics suggest huge potential for growth
Cooperative housing units have access to a cooperative loan of EGP 50,000 for every unit with a 5% interest rate over 20 years
Contract signed with French consultant and consultations underway with a foreign contractor for construction
Subsidiaries formed by Arabtec to implement the project, says Ministry of Housing
Development project aims to build a community centre out of cheap, durable material
Minister of Housing announces the agreement after his return from US visit to meet World Bank officials
Egypt’s construction and real estate market has growth potential, says real estate company regional director
North Coast development, social housing, employment, Downtown Cairo, and roads project top Mehleb’s priorities this week
The Central Bank launched a mortgage financing initiative in April with EGP 10bn for mortgage financing activities. The funds could be used to finance housing for low- and medium-income individuals with concessionary terms for a period of 20 years.
Government drafts document obliging Toshka development companies to finish within 3 years or face land withdrawal
The effect of the CBE mortgage finance initiative to finance low-income housing projects will be felt in the second half of the year, says Cairo University professor
New report criticises Egypt’s affordable housing programmes
Residents were arrested after security forces dispersed a sit-in organised in objection to their poor living conditions
Rights group joins forces with Shadow Ministry of Housing on human effects of building collapses
Unstable economic situation in Egypt the main reason behind decrease in construction projects in 2012/2013, says agency
New legislation nullifies claims regarding the sale of the Bank of Alexandria, the National Bank for Development, Misr International, and Palm Hills
Interim president sets aside 885,000 acres for a new urban community in El-Alamein and 145,820 acres for water projects in Upper Egypt
The units will be constructed in 15 different cities and governorates nationwide
Should investors in the east care about a potential housing bubble in the west?
Real estate summit Cityscape Egypt launched
Ministry cooperating with Housing and Development Bank to provide residential units as part of a social housing programme
The construction company said on Sunday that it had agreed with the Egyptian army to build the homes at 13 locations around the country on land provided free by the armed forces, which own a large amount of financial assets and real estate.
Mostafa Madbouly coordinates with Egyptian banks to enact the central banks initiative to aid low-middle income individuals.
The shortage of affordable residential units has created a surge of illegal construction, with a February report saying that some 500,000 units have been built without government consent over the past three years
Reem is a cleaning lady and a mother of four. She has been married twice though neither ex-husband supports his children financially or otherwise. Reem is on her own raising her children. Reem is among the working poor. Although she works full time, she barely meets basic needs. All four of her children show signs …
Ministry of Housing sponsors Your Estate conference to discuss the latest developments in real estate projects and finances
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Development sign two year protocol.
The ministry intends to extend the sanitation system to 131 villages, as well as a project establishing new silos with a storage capacity of 1.5bn tons