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Insights from the KPDA Stakeholders Forum: From Approval Hurdles to Affordable Housing Solutions  

Step into the heart of Kenya's real estate challenges and solutions at the KPDA Stakeholders Forum covered by CM Property Digest. Uncover strategic dialogues on approval processes, construction costs, affordable housing incentives, digitization reforms, and recent legislations. Learn how industry leaders and the government are shaping the future, and follow CM Property Digest's commitment to sharing insights for legal and real estate professionals navigating this dynamic landscape. Join the conversation, stay informed, and drive transformation in the real estate sector.

Housing Levy Deemed Unconstitutional by High Court

The High Court of Kenya has unanimously declared the proposed Housing Levy unconstitutional. The three-judge bench ruled that the levy, which was imposed on salaried workers in the formal sector to fund affordable housing initiatives, is discriminatory and violates Article 27 of the Constitution, which guarantees freedom from discrimination.

The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC) Holds Crisis Meeting with Schools Over Privacy Concerns 

In the digital age, data privacy is a top concern. Recent meetings with the Data Commissioner stress the need for compliance with data protection regulations in Kenyan educational institutions. Discover key points discussed, including security measures and data minimization practices, and take proactive steps to protect sensitive data in your sector.

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