Apartment for Rent in Apapa – How Much You Should Expect To Pay

When in Lagos, you just can’t run out of places to live. If you’re open to residing close to Lagos Island and close by the ports and container terminal then Apapa is the right fit for you. Notable offices, factories, refineries and entertainment spots are located in Apapa. They include the recently renovated Apapa amusement park, Apapa Mall and Tarkwa bay beach is also very close by. As much as Apapa is hub for a lot of businesses and commercial activities; it has enough apartments that give convenience.  Apapa is a fairly safe neighbourhood; the popular areas are Ajegunle, Apapa GRA, Ijora, Liverpool Road and a few more. Rents for apartments in these areas vary according to 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. They are also available in the following 3 categories namely, economical, standard and luxury apartments. Economical Apartments  1 Bedroom Apartment ...

How to Apply For a U.S Visa – Nigeria

America! The greatest land in history, literally. The home of cheese burger, French fries and steak! A country you should visit at least once in your lifetime. The country is filled with lots of buzzing activities for visitors and tourist. You’re sure to have the time of your life visiting New York City (city that never sleeps), Florida, Las Vegas, Hollywood to name a few. Your visit wouldn’t be complete without stopping by at any of these tourist attraction spots - Disney world, The White House, Times Square and the statue of liberty. If you plan on visiting any of these spots, you will need a U.S visa. Like the popular saying goes, nothing good comes easy, the process of getting your desired visa will be long and complicated but a favorable end result will be worth the wait. If you’re ...

Apartment for Rent in Lagos Mainland – How Much You Should Expect To Pay

The areas in Lagos State can safely be categorized into two; Lagos Island and Lagos mainland. The majority of Lagos residents live on the mainland of Lagos, which consists of the main districts of Ebute-Meta, Mushin, Surulere, Agege, Oshodi, and Ikeja (capital of Lagos). Other areas include Gbagada, Ikotun, Yaba, Ipaja, Ojodu, Magodo, Ikorodu, to name a few. Many areas around Lagos mainland are growing to take shape especially with recent road constructions and property developments. Oshodi, for example has its roads and areas being reconstructed, there are also a number of state government housing units under construction. Fun seekers definitely have the best times at places like cinemas, malls, clubs, cafes, restaurants, hotels and several tourist centers. The mainland is also home to businesses, industries and corporate work places. This makes it the best place to experience a balance of work ...

The Ultimate Checklist For Your Next Party in Lagos

There is definitely no party like a Lagos party. Come rain, come shine, there’s always a party to attend in Lagos. Parties are a way to ease yourself from the stress of Lagos traffic and work. Or just an opportunity to catch up with friends and family. However, attending a party and planning a party are two different things entirely. You probably know that party planning takes a lot of time and energy. You need to cover all your bases and make sure you have everything to guarantee that your guests have fun. There are several types of parties; owambes, house parties, dinner parties etc. The essentials for your party depends on what type of party it is. House parties are possibly the easiest to plan and don’t need ...

6 Design Ideas for Lagos Apartments

Everybody loves Lagos (well, almost everybody). It’s a beautiful and exciting city. We also know that living in Lagos tends to get stressful. The high energy and chaos of everyday Lagos life can be demanding. After a long day, you will need time to relax and recharge in your own cosy place. However, getting an apartment itself can be a hassle. We even wrote an article about the hidden cost of an apartment in Lagos. When you do get an apartment, it needs to be a safe haven. It is only right that it is perfectly designed to suit your taste. Here are some design ideas perfect for your Lagos apartment. Find Reliable Real Estate Agents near you 1. Space One of the challenges with living in a city like Lagos is ...

The real cost of getting an apartment in Lagos

My friend Gbolahan moved to Lagos last year, needing a place to stay. He set about looking for an apartment. His experience while searching for a new place inspired this post that looks at all the hidden costs and struggles of getting an apartment in Lagos. 1. Agents can be expensive Depending on the kind of real estate agent you use, you will sometimes pay a one-time fee or you would have to pay a fee every time you go over to check a place. Bigger real estate firms charge a one-time fee and are usually more committed to finding you a place. However, the downside with them is that they will sometimes have to split the agency fee with other agents and this often causes an increased agency fee. So, ask if the consultancy fee you are ...