16,800 Houses to be ready this year, Say 2 developers
Dar es Salaam. Watumishi Housing Company (WHC) and the National Housing Corporation (NHC) are expected to complete constructing at least 16,800 houses by this year. Tanzania has a serious housing shortage. According to report by Urban Solutions, the country's housing deficit stands at 3million units. The annual demand is 200,000 units. Over 70 per cent of people in urban areas live in unplanned and unserviced informal settlements.