Commercial Property in Westlands beats Mombasa Road as Investment Choice.

Westlands, Mombasa Road, Upperhill and the CBD have always been the prime locations to have offices for majority of companies. However, which one is the best investment choice for investors and developers looking to make extra cash on commercial property? Data Fintech’s Investment Recommendation Report compared Westlands and Mombasa Road between Q4 2016 and Q4 […]

Dec 20, 2017

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Over Supply of commercial Property Hurts Developer Returns.

The Kenyan retail property market has been facing an oversupply of malls and general commercial property. Gerhard Zeelie, head of real estate finance, African Region at Standard bank says that this is likely to hurt investor’s returns. “Given the cost, long investment tenors and slowed rate of retail stock utilization, investors should not be looking […]

Dec 14, 2017

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Auditors and Accountants in Kenya can expect a 25% Salary increase in March 2018

Auditing and accounting are some of the most popular job categories in Kenya. 2017 has been a slow year for jobs creation in Kenya. However, surprisingly Auditing and Accounting job listings grew month on month between January and May 2017. According to Data Fintech’s Jobs prediction report, jobs created in this sector dropped buy 28.7% […]

Nov 30, 2017

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Administration vs Security Jobs in Kenya: Salary Review.

Since August 2017, majority of businesses have experienced losses while others have sought to cut down the number of employees in a bid to reduce the impact of the unstable economy. Due to these factors, jobs creation has been a somewhat nightmare. Individuals looking for jobs even at entry level positions have had it extremely […]

Nov 29, 2017

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East Africa Job Market Report_Oct 2017 Update.

Over the last few months Kenya’s softening economy has put thousands of jobs in corporate Kenya on the line. Political uncertainty coupled with the slowdown in credit growth and a biting drought earlier in the year caused a decrease in net earnings for companies as well slow expansion in National wealth. Firms sought to reduce […]

Nov 23, 2017

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