Features | COVID-19 crisis

  • Property Exhibitions Emerge Stronger After Coronavirus Lockdown
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    Property Exhibitions Emerge Stronger After Coronavirus Lockdown

    Wednesday, 7 October 2020

    Invest-Gate takes an in-depth look at the most recent Aqari Exhibition to monitor the current state quo of the Egyptian real estate industry by getting insights from the participating developers and attendees, thereby contemplating how the Coronavirus outbreak is reshuffling market dynamics, and thus, consumer behavior. Accordingly, we aim to discern if the trend of property exhibitions will once again rebound and inch up in the near future.

  • Lafarge Contributes in Cairo Metro With Over 900,000 M³ of Concrete: Lafarge Egypt CEO
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    Lafarge Contributes in Cairo Metro With Over 900,000 M³ of Concrete: Lafarge Egypt CEO

    Monday, 14 September 2020

    In an interview with Invest-Gate, CEO of Lafarge Egypt Solomon Baumgartner Aviles underlined the latest projects in which his company’s cement has prevailed. He discussed the potentials in Egypt and shared the hardships the industry is going through, while also disclosing the company’s initiatives to reinforce community protection post coronavirus outbreak, along with the precautionary measures adopted by Lafarge Egypt to maintain the safety and wellbeing of its employees.

  • Life After Coronavirus: Medical Care in Urban Communities
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    Life After Coronavirus: Medical Care in Urban Communities

    Sunday, 16 August 2020

    Invest-Gate examines the extent to which COVID-19 led to a surge in the need for medical care within Egypt’s new mixed-use developments, therefore scrutinizing the impediments to the wide inclusion of health services within these communities to help property developers respond to this rising consumer need through their newly-crafted masterplans.

  • Corona Fears Change Color of Property Market Sentiment
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    Corona Fears Change Color of Property Market Sentiment

    Saturday, 18 July 2020

    For the property sector, uncertainty began to color new market sentiment amid the rising COVID-19 unknowns, thereby making some clients puzzle over home buying and turn to rental options instead. This prompted Invest-Gate to probe if potential customers are reconsidering purchasing and are better off sticking with renting residential units as the Coronavirus-induced slump takes hold, asking real estate professionals to get to the bottom of the matter and map out the prevailing market conditions.

  • Public-Private Partnerships: Salvation to Growth in Crisis
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    Public-Private Partnerships: Salvation to Growth in Crisis

    Wednesday, 24 June 2020

    In an attempt to avert the erosion of likely future growth of PPPs and catalyze the involvement of private players, Invest-Gate seeks to scrutinize the bottlenecks and shortcomings real estate companies face when carrying out co-development projects, opting to navigate stumbling blocks ahead and bidding to boost efforts to strengthen the business climate for these well-heeled partnerships.   

  • Coronavirus Fuels Revolution in Hotel Industry
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    Coronavirus Fuels Revolution in Hotel Industry

    Tuesday, 16 June 2020

    Since abruptly the sharpest and fittest will only come out of the current tough wave, Invest-Gate lays out the flow of spillovers from Coronavirus shocks on the hotel sector, attempting to help owners/operators craft ways to steer through today's uncharted territory and buffer potential negative impacts on businesses.