Africa real estate analysis: spring 2015

A patchwork continent of 54 countries all at different stages of development makes for a tough analysis

The exact moment an emerging market becomes an attractive investment opportunity is a tough one to call. Is it when people start to feel safe enough to drive around the major cities? Is it when they feel safe enough to drive around the major cities without an armed guard? Is it when Google swoops in from nowhere and snaps up 1m sq ft?

In reality, the moment comes when the reward is seen to have edged out the…

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