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Building a Safety Culture at American Homebuilders of West Africa

By |2019-10-28T17:24:05+00:00October 27th, 2019|Buildings, Construction, News|

When we started American Homebuilders five and half years ago, we had a vision of transforming the way housing was delivered in West Africa. From ad hoc to systematic. From inefficient to efficient. Bringing quality up to international standards. But we also had a vision of transforming the construction process to implement technology and bring

So You Want To Fix Your Country’s Housing Deficit …

By |2019-10-28T17:25:17+00:00October 27th, 2019|Construction, Housing Finance, News|

My business partners and I started American Homebuilders of West Africa in 2014 based on our shared love for the region and its people, and our cumulative 100+ years of observing the challenges in the housing sector there. After going through a major Ebola epidemic in Guinea, multiple elections, selling out two developments, negotiating a

How One Firm Built and Sold Homes in Mortgage-less West Africa

By |2019-09-29T18:52:55+00:00September 29th, 2019|Construction, Housing Finance, News|

Taking out a mortgage to buy a home is a commonplace transaction in many parts of the world, but there are regions such as West Africa where the basic infrastructure for such a deal is patchy at best. Former Peace Corps volunteer Robert Hornsby saw a business opportunity with a strong social impact component: Create

AHWA Signs Housing Agreement with Guinea Government

By |2019-09-29T18:49:38+00:00February 26th, 2019|Construction, News|

American Homebuilders of West Africa Signs Housing Agreement with Guinea Government American Homebuilders of West Africa to build 4,000 homes in Guinea with multi-ministerial convention agreement American Homebuilders of West Africa CONAKRY, Guinea - Feb. 26, 2019 - PRLog -- American Homebuilders of West Africa (AHWA) and the Guinea Ministry of Housing and Urban Development