Real Estate Developers are admonishing the President elect, Nana Akufo Addo to “Walk the Talk” when he is sworn in as President on January 7th , by fulfilling his promise of abolishing the 5% VAT on Real Estate sales.

Source: GNA -Prospective land buyers have been advised to do a search of ownership at the Lands Commission on lands they intend to buy before making any financial commitments.

Alhaji Sulemana Mahama, Head of Policy Planning and Research at the Lands Commission, who gave the advice, said a search would help curb the increasing rate at which people fall at the allure of fraudsters parading as genuine land owners. 

Source: GNA - Two persons including a pastor, who allegedly fraudulently sold a parcel of land at Adenta Commandos to a lady at the cost of $10,500 in Accra have appeared before an Accra Circuit Court.

Source: B&FT Ghana - Nestled 30minutes from the Kumasi Airport and just 21minutes from the prestigious Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is a new city, a new way of life, an upscale living that meets the need of well-fixed individuals and families.

Good Governance Africa (GGA), an independent research and advocacy organization, has been engaging chiefs and other interest groups in land administration on security of property rights in Ghana.

Private enterprises in the country often need collateral to access finance to promote their operations and these businesses should be able to use their lands as collateral. But there are challenges with rights of property owners in the country.