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New technology to deliver mass low-cost housing - 9 months ago, 12 July 07:47

Delfhin Mugo

In February this year, Arcoverde Kenya Ltd broke ground for construction of Iguta Paradise Homes, a 62 four-bedroom town-houses project along Kiambu Road that overlooks Runda.

Five months later, much to the surprise of many, the first phase of the project comprising 32 houses is now complete and the houses are currently being painted in readiness for the market.

The project director, Mr Patrick Kamau, told DN2 all the 62 houses will be ready for occupation by December.

“If I was building on a flat ground, I would have handed over the houses even much earlier. The sloppy ground is derailing me because I have to erect gabions to hold the soil, but by December I will be handing over the keys to buyers,” he said.

A woman at the gate vending food to builders on the site says she thinks a miracle is happening there.

"One day there is no house on ...
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