The Chartered Institute of Housing is the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards, in the UK. CIH was granted a Royal Charter in 1984, is a registered charity and the professional body for the housing sector. CIH is the professional body which represents all those working in housing and its purpose is to maximise the contribution that housing professionals make to the well-being of communities. It is internationally recognised as the leading organisation in the development of performance standards and the accreditation of education programmes for the housing sector
CIH has 22,000+ memberships and operates in more than 20 countries where courses in Housing are provided at undergraduate and post graduate levels. NUHS and AHPAN are keen to expand the Chartered Membership of CIH to Africa and to increase capacity in the housing management and estate development sectors.
The University of 1st Choice in Nigeria. The university is host to the Centre of Excellence for Housing Studies, which is based in the Faculty of Environmental Sciences.
The Real Estate Developer’s Association of Nigeria (NIGERIA) is the principal agency of the organized private sector recognized by government and approved by the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) – the apex mortgage lender in Nigeria – to facilitate the delivery of affordable mass housing for Nigerians.