The Semidetached "THRIVE" Design Scheme 4 is a scheme that entices you with the openness and progression of its spaces as they intertwine with one another. The elements of light and texture in this design are used remarkably with subtlety to define each space uniquely. With its characteristic strong colours, it is able to draw your eyes into the many details that make up each space while simultaneously evoking an enviable yet soothing homely feel.
Blossom Design Scheme 5 captures the essence of simple elegance. The ground floor is uniquely laid out - open plan style, amazing wooden-clad walls with storage compartments, "cubbies" and display sections. The sleek russet accent furniture pieces in the living and dining spaces tell an interesting story...
If you have a small family, have quite an expensive taste with a love for some quality me-time, then the Thrive Design Scheme 3 might just be for you. What easily stands out in this Thrive Scheme is the emphasis on large, opulent spaces that look and feel like Cloud7 hotel lobbies - the generous display of artworks along these spaces do well to highlight that feeling. In a way, we consider the scheme 3 a special edition, because of the spatial flow and arrangement; and we are sure you’ll understand why after a tour of this home. Read on!
If your weakness is touches of rich textures, a near-theatrical appeal, and strong tones to assert dominance, you just might have hit gold with Blossom Design Scheme 4. In an artful twist, this 228sqm slice of luxury brings together hard lines, captivating geometric decor and, the most exciting of it all, good lighting into one absolutely beautiful home interior. Take a full tour of this home, soak in all the luxurious goodness that comes with it, and let the sophistication seep in.
So where were we? Yes, that's right - we were discussing how to maximize your real estate investment in Lagos through number-crunching. I have often stressed this more than anything – location should be a major factor in securing a home investment. A good way to assess location is to find out completed projects, currently ongoing economic projects and proposed major projects (with commencement dates in the short term) within the area.
Back in Part I of the series, we were talking about mortgage, interest rates, cap rate, debt-to-income ratio, you-name-it. Things Funmi didn't know about owning a home. So, let's back right to it...
I cannot even begin to tell you about how many disgruntled homeowners we have encountered that are grossly displeased about the amount of money they've had to spend on retrofitting after purchasing a home.
28th December 2018 was a lovely, breezy evening. A few friends and I were having a small niche hangout before the year ran out; Lekan, Funmi and I (the others had called last minute to cancel). It was somewhere along Ozumba Mbadiwe; I forget the name - it was my first time there. But there was quiet jazz, a group of gentlemen playing billiards in the corner, and service that took forever
The Tango Design Scheme 5 is the perfect home for a close-knit small nuclear family with young children. The interior layout reflects their family bond, the room placements make it easy to keep an eye on the kids, and the colour choices stimulate orderliness in this creative "den". The living area extends into the open plan kitchen with minimal visual obstruction and the two bedrooms which share a common bathroom is economical and cost-cum-energy-saving.
Royal Design Scheme 3 is a concept of wholesome eclectic spaces which serve the everyday family routine elegantly. Each space is uniquely accentuated with beautiful colours and textures. From the warm and spacious anteroom to the cozy private dining, the transition from one space to the other is a regal experience.