PARTNERSHIP IN HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

National Housing and Construction Company Ltd (NHCC) is a 49-year old entity mandated to develop housing and real estate in Uganda. NHCC was privatized under the Public Enterprises Reform Divestiture (PERD) Act (Cap 98) and falls under the category of state enterprises. Pursuant to this NHCC was transformed into a Limited Liability Company, registered under the Companies Act (Cap 110). NHCC is owned by the Government of Uganda (with 51% shareholding) and Libyan Government through LAICO (with 49% shareholding).

National Housing (NH) has put in place a programme of partnering with interested people/companies to help realize its current strategic objective to deliver 6240 units by the end of 2016.

National Housing (NH) invites those persons/companies who have the resources to express their interest and register with the company for discussions on partnerships in housing development. This can be done in any of the following ways:

  1. NH facilitates acquisition of land suitable for housing development while the partner mobilizes financial resources, designs the project and carries out construction.
  2. NH facilitates acquisition of land suitable for housing development while the partner mobilizes financial resources and NH handles the construction.
  3. Partner brings cost effective housing construction technology, constructs?the houses and transfers the technology to NH.
  4. Partner acquires land,brings cost effective housing construction technology, design and constructs the houses and NH does the marketing and selling of the houses.
  5. National Housing provides technical know-how/consultancy in housing development and partner provides land and finance.
  6. Partner brings end-buyer finance which local banks manage for purchase of the houses.

The interested persons/companies are asked to first submit short written proposals showing the kind of partnership they envisage and a description of the resources they wish to bring to the partnership.

The proposals should be submitted to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer

National Housing and Construction Company Limited

P.O. Box 659 Kampala.

Plot No .5, 7th Street Industrial Area

Tel. 0414 330118

Fax. 0414 258708

Email: ptwino@nhcc.co.ug