Real Estate


Mortgage types and their legal requirements

Mortgages are loans advanced to prospective owners of property, which are security to the credit. Some prospective homeo … Read More

Slum dwellers’ quest for good homes

As you come into Kibera from Lang’ata Road, rusty grey iron roofing sheets spread out across the open land contrasting s … Read More

Residential market to face serious challenges

Residential real estate market in Kenya entered a rough phase last year and is unlikely to come out unscathed. Several h … Read More

Flexible mortgage plans to suit varying payment cycles

Flexible mortgages are among some of the new mortgage packages that have been created to cater for the modern day mortga … Read More

What to consider before buying a house

Many proprietors and home-owners don’t anticipate a lot when contemplating the future of the homes they wish to build. H … Read More

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Friday marked a very special day for a particular group of women. These are the women who have undergone the female genital mutilation. It was the International Day of Zero tolerance to FGM. It was the day that the world put aside to highlight the fight against a practice that has taken religious and cultural dimension to inhibit a woman’s reproductive and sexual health rights.

Why does religion not reflect in Kenyan life?
Dan Okoth
Group Senior Editor – Online
Why I agree with Lucy Kibaki
By Kipkirui K’Telwa
Sub-Editor, Online Edition
Kenyans have nothing to lose but their chains
By Rose Nzioka
Standard Group Online Editor
Food crisis our own making
By Stephen Ndegwa
Sub – Editor, The Standard
Justice: Could we be headed to The Hague?
Namwamba’s papers on Lucy Kibaki fake, Speaker rules
MV Faina: Freed at last … but whose arsenal is it?
Graft: Buck stops with Kibaki, Raila
NGOs hold ‘Kenya We Don’t Want’ conference
From playing fields to hospital wards
Maize: Accusations fly as House turns into war zone
What it will take to have the ‘Kenya we want’
Yes we can change our country, leaders say as conference begins
Moi identifies three key man-made evils pulling us back
Watch out, you could become blind, say experts
UN denies its peacekeepers failed Congo civilians
Sudan army says captured key Darfur town
Anglican primates call for Mugabe resignation
Two in Cabinet oppose Bill on Special Tribunal
Mama Sarah: I met Obama, McCain and Oprah
Saitoti: Kibaki now answers First Lady
‘Kenya We Want’ conference kicks off
Tribunal debate hits a bumpy stretch in Parliament
2,200 seek interim electoral commission jobs
I watched helplessly as my mother burned to death
First Lady attacks Saitoti over tanker tragedy
State proposes mass burial for victims
Boy, 11, searches for his missing father
Water fuelled Nakumatt inferno, says expert
Government spends Sh700m to buy PM office
Minister raises alarm over hospitals’ capacity
Shame of second fire disaster within days
Man started fire after arguing with police
26 bodies recovered from Nakumatt, 11 identified
Raila: I asked Annan to extend Waki deadline
Form One selection chaos blamed on new districts
Raila office, KAA in row over audit report
Over 100 dead in Nakuru oil tanker accident