LifeStyle: Features

Rental Housing: A Need To Address Housing Gap

Friday, July 31, 2015 Ghana is a country on a quest to attain all middle income targets. Even though recent times has seen a dip in the local currency 39; s value and mounting pressure on the country rsquo;s economy seems to suggest otherwise, the country continues to experience growth. Growth for 2015 has be ...
tyres

Facts About Car Tyres You Must Know

Saturday, July 11, 2015 I have some important info i want to bring to your notice about car tyres. Its quite important because our safety depends on it. Ever wonder what the numerous codes written on tyres mean? This codes helps buy the right tyre. Also it can save your lives. Yes Save your life, literally. Now this wh ...

stars

10 Cool Things About Stars

Friday, July 10, 2015 1. Every star you see in the night sky is bigger and brighter than our sun. Of the 5,000 or so stars brighter than magnitude 6, only a handful of very faint stars are approximately the same size and brightness of our sun and the rest are all bigger and brighter. Of the 500 or so that are b ...

Alternative Energy Inspires Home Decisions In Accra....Residents Are Looking For Alternatives In Light Of Ghana’s Power Challenge

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Inhabitants of Accra have made alternative energy their priority in housing decisions according to a survey conducted by real estate portal Lamudi . The survey indicated that 43 percent of respondents are looking for other sources of energy for their homes. 16 percent of these respondents ...

Real Estate In Emerging Markets Sees Shift Towards Second-Tier Cities

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Changing perceptions of the emerging markets are attracting an increasing number of foreign investors to second and third tier cities in emerging urban areas, as they begin to challenge their developed counterparts. Economic growth, infrastructure development and demographic changes are af ...

Men Dominate Online Property Search In Emerging Markets

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 While women are the primary users of online real estate portals in the west, men still dominate the property search process in the emerging markets, according to new data from Lamudi. However in some key countries in Latin America and Asia, women are emerging as the dominant decision-makers when ...

The Best Beach Cities In Emerging Markets...Top City Breaks With Easy Access To Your Own Stretch Of White Sand

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Think of a lsquo;beach city rsquo; and locations like Sydney, Rio de Janeiro and Barcelona will no doubt spring to mind. But step off the beaten track and you will find plenty of beachside towns that are just as worthy of the attention that Bondi or Copacabana receive. These cities offer ...

Top Alternatives To Capital City Living

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 The cost of capital city living is soaring, even in less developed countries, as high demand outweighs supply. In fact, according to Mercer rsquo;s 2015 Cost of Living survey,

Is Urbanization Affecting Sustainable Growth In The Emerging Markets?

Wednesday, July 8, 2015 According to the United Nations, Africa and Asia are urbanizing faster than any other region. Forecasts predict that the two continents will become 56 and 64 percent urban, respectively, by 2050. Rapid population growth has led to physical growth of urban areas. Consequently, cities must ...

Perspectives On Leadership

Friday, June 26, 2015 An adage says, ldquo;Show me your friend and I will tell you who you are. rdquo; This should be reframed ldquo;Show me your leader and I will tell you the follower you are. rdquo; This shows that leaders and followers co-create each other. There can be no leadership without followership and the ...

Hard-Working; Is Not Really Enough

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 In this world we are, one really needs to be in a pensive mood as a result of many things weird happening around us. It is obvious thing that life has many ways of proving to us what is called quot;life quot; itself. However, people argue that the world is crazy while scores of people assume tha ...

How To Be A Winner: 7 Lessons From Jose Mourinho And Chelsea Football Club

Thursday, June 11, 2015 Chelsea Football Club are champions of English football after comfortably winning the 2014/15 season of the English Premier League. At the heart of Chelsea rsquo;s win is a unique combination of a controversial manager, conditioned players, unorthodox tactics, and extremely loyal fans. The ...

Top Tips For A Family-Friendly Home

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 How can you adapt your home for new additions? Whether you are starting or growing your family, your home must adapt to new arrivals. Regardless of whether you live in a semi-detached house, condo, villa, apartment or palace, every home needs to make changes to become child- ...
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