Annual AREA Uganda Conference

AREA Uganda for the past 5 years has been holding annual conferences and different themes and topics are discussed each year to boost the real estate industry.

The theme for 2016 was "Affordability of Home Ownership in Uganda."  This conference attracted delegates from USA- Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and International Real Property Foundation (IRPF), we also had the Real Estate Association of Rwanda (REAR) and many other important people in Uganda. We were Privileged to have Bank of Uganda as our partner and core sponsor for this conference. Other sponsors included DFCU bank, JUMIA House & Stanbic Bank.

The conference was a 2 day event and started off with a training on how to Build your organization's course for success and it was on day 1 conducted by the Institute of Real Estate Manangement (IREM).

We had presentations from Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Bank of Uganda, Stanbic bank, Jumia House, Dfcu Bank, Crest Group, among others. Pesentations are available in the resource centre. You can check out http://www.areauganda.org/publish/?resource=resource

The conference was graced by the Governor Bank of Uganda who gave the opening remarks and flagged it off. The State Minister for Housing Hon.Dr. Chris Baryomunsi gave the closing remarks on the 18th Nov. 2016.


The 2017 Conference will be held on the 17th November and the theme is contribution of real estate sector to development of the economy.