Real estate expert, Precious Okechukwu, has made comments on how to effectively avoid fraudulent people or activities in the real estate space.

Okechukwu who shared her vast knowledge about the real estate business on ‘’Silverbird Today’’, said people can own their own houses because it is important for everybody to have shelter.

On how to achieve owning a house, she explained further that those who aspire to own a house can spread their payment for up to 20 years.

While speaking on interest rate, she said the increase in value is good with at least 80 percent, but it is better to be one’s own landlord instead of giving the money to the landlord

The trained accountant shared also shared her strategy on her the man on the street can own a house, stressing that, to get a property, one can start from a bungalow with payment of his or her equity for as long as 12 months.

Okechukwu also shed more light on fraudsters in the business and how to identify fraudulent agents.

In her view, getting a lawyer, first to check who the owner of the property before buying, was the solution she proffered.