Volume XLII-4/W16
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-4/W16, 71–78, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-4-W16-71-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-4/W16, 71–78, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-4-W16-71-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

  01 Oct 2019

01 Oct 2019

PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AS A DETERMINANT FACTORS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN ABUJA NIGERIA

Y. Ahmed1,2 and I. Sipan1 Y. Ahmed and I. Sipan
  • 1Department of Property Management, Faculty of Built Environment & Surveying, University Technology Malaysia, 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia
  • 2Department of Estate Management & Valuation, Federal Polytechnic, P.M.B. 001, Nasarawa, Nasarawa State, Nigeria

Keywords: Public Private Partnership, Affordable Housing

Abstract. The implementation of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in housing provision in Nigeria meant to increase urban housing provision and address housing affordability and accessibility problems. Consequently, the study aims to identify the critical success factors of Public-private partnerships for affordable housing provision in Nigeria. However, the data were obtained using interviews with PPP experts to build the questionnaire for affordable housing in Nigeria. Overall, 254 responses were obtained and analysed using smart PLS to identify PPP success factors for affordable housing in Abuja. The result shows that good governance, availability of financial markets, Sound economic policies, consistency monetary, a commitment of public and private sectors are the key parameters of PPP for affordable housing in Nigeria. Therefore, the main contributions of the article indicate that strong government intervention, dependent of foreign building materials, easier access to mortgage institutions, and provision of land at no cost are the challenges to address in order to succeed in providing affordable housing in Nigeria. It is therefore recommended that a good design a framework should put in place in order to achieve the desired aim of providing affordable housing in Nigeria.