Edwin Agbodu, a Nigerian entrepreneur and CEO of Future Homes Properties and Investment Ltd, has shared insights into how Nigerians could leverage real estate to meet their financial goals.
In an interview with BusinessDay, Agbodu explained the core benefits of investing in a real estate portfolio managed by professionals in the Nigerian market.
He emphasized the potential for cash flow and capital gains, which contribute to long-term wealth building.
When asked about their specific strategies, he highlighted the tailored approach his company takes, depending on the client’s investment size or plan.
“This can involve land banking, strategic off-plan procurement, and other tactics to maximise returns,” he said.
In terms of risk mitigation and ensuring client investments’ security in Nigeria’s real estate market, Agbodu emphasised the importance of thorough due diligence, staying updated on government policies, and collaborating with legal experts to review contracts and provide legal protection.
His company also engages professionals such as architects and structural engineers across the real estate value chain.
Agbodu also shared his perspective on success stories within the industry, underlining the long-term nature of real estate investments.
According to him, he has guided numerous clients towards achieving their financial objectives, leveraging strategic property acquisitions, sound financial planning, and a steadfast commitment to long-term value.
“These experiences have equipped me with a deep understanding of real estate intricacies and the ability to navigate the ever-evolving real estate landscape,” he said.