REITs Association of Kenya Forges Strategic Partnership with Strathmore University

Nairobi, 12 September 2023… The REITs Association of Kenya (RAK) and Strathmore University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on research and allied endeavours that will promote the growth of the Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) in Kenya.

The collaboration between these two organizations will involve several key initiatives aimed at fostering mutually beneficial engagements and enhancing access to strategic networks and shared resources. This partnership will also serve as a platform for the exchange of knowledge and information regarding innovative experiences and critical development issues related to Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). Through these efforts, we aim to create a more skilled and resourceful workforce while addressing critical issues in the real estate market.

Publication endeavours are set to receive a significant boost as RAK collaborates with Strathmore University to disseminate industry insights, research findings, and informative publications. This joint effort aims to empower stakeholders with the latest trends and developments in the real estate and REITs domain.

The Chairman of the REITs Association of Kenya, Mr. Kenneth Masika expressed his enthusiasm for this collaboration, stating, "We are thrilled to embark on this groundbreaking partnership with Strathmore University. Our shared goal is to elevate industry knowledge, explore inventive investment prospects, and actively contribute to evidence-based policy development for the sustainable advancement of the real estate sector. Through the combined efforts of our expertise and resources, we are confident that our collaboration will serve as a catalyst for substantial transformation, innovation, and growth within the real estate sector.’’

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