Economic and Financial Review
Central Bank of Nigeria
Housing Finance, Mortgage Finance, Housing, Nigeria
This article examines the issues, challenges as well as prospects in the Nigerian housing sector. Following the introductory section, section 2 provides stylised facts about the real estate sector in Nigeria; section 3 investigates the challenges facing the housing sector in Nigeria, as a foundation towards proffering viable policy options in eradicating the housing deficit in the country. Section 4 provides the policies capable of curbing housing deficit in Nigeria, while section 5 discusses the prospects. Section 6 concludes the article.
CBN Economic and Financial Review
Ekpo, Akpan (2019). Housing Deficit in Nigeria: Issues, Challenges and Prospects. CBN Economic and Financial Review. 57(4), 177-188.