Winners of the Best Paper Awards

9th AfRES Conference in Lagos 2009

  • Real Estate Investment: Wilfred K. Anim-Odame, Tony Key and Simon Stevenson for the paper entitled The Ghanaian Transaction-based Real Estate Indices
  • Sustainable Real Estate: Oni Ayotunde Olawande for the paper entitled Land Value Determinants and Variability in Commercial Property Values in Emerging

10th AfRES Conference in Naivasha 2010

  • Real Estate Investment: Charles Lucian for the paper entitled Rental Value Trends in Real Estate Investment in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: The case of Pension Funds
  • Sustainable Real Estate: Jennifer Murigu and Wallace Mbugua for the paper entitled Burying as an Interment Method and its Impact on Land in the Kenyan Urban Areas

11th AfRES Conference in Windhoek 2011

  • Sustainable Real Estate: David Jenkins and Catherine Gateri for the paper entitled Old meets new: The Interplay of Customary tenure and Global Land-based Approaches to Climate Change
  • Sustainable Real Estate: Jennifer Murigu and Wallace Mbugua for the paper entitled Burying as an Interment Method and its Impact on Land in the Kenyan Urban Areas

12th AfRES Conference in Accra 2012

  • Sustainable Real Estate: Emmanuel Kofi Gavu, Eric Paul Tudzi and Jonathan Zinzi Ayitey for the paper entitled The Management of learning spaces: emerging issues at Knust, Kumasi

13th AfRES Conference in Rwanda 2013

  • Victor Akujuru and Les Ruddock for the paper entitled Compulsory Acquisition Practices and the Determination of Compensation Payable in the Niger Delta

14th AfRES Conference in Cape Town 2014

  • Real Estate Investment: Olusegun Olaopin Olanrele, Rosli Bin Said & Nasir bin Daud for the paper entitled Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Industry in Nigeria: The influence of external factors on returns
  • Sustainable Real Estate: Olaseni O. Adetokunboh, Oludare I. Makinde & Samson E. Agbato for the paper entitled Site Acquisition for Telcom Base Stations in Southwest Nigeria: Concerns, challenges and prospects

15th AfRES Conference in Kumasi 2015

  • Real Estate Investment: Olusegun Olaopin Olanrele, Rosli Bin Said & Assoc. Prof. Nasir bin Daud for the paper entitled An evaluation of the performance and acceptability of REIT in Nigeria
  • Sustainable Real Estate: Prof. John Tiah Bugri, Emmanuel Kofi Gavu & Walter Dachaga for the paper entitled Comparative analysis of property maintenance in public and private institutions: Lessons from a developing country
  • Dr. Olawande Oni Memorial Prize for Valuation: Abel Olaleye, Benjamin Ekemode & Daramola Olapade for the paper entitled Predictive capacity of asking price on property sales price in emerging market: Evidence from Lagos Nigeria

16th AfRES Conference in Addis Ababa 2016

  • Real Estate Investment: Timothy Oluwafemi Ayodele and Abel Olaleye for the paper entitled Impact of Adding Securitised Property into Mixed-Asset Portfolio in Emerging Market: Evidence from Nigeria
  • Sustainable Real Estate: Mwai Tilda Njeri and Mwirigi Pamela Mukiri for the paper entitled Sustainable Real Estate: An Analysis of Open Public Spaces Incorporation in Real Estate Development in Kenya
  • Dr. Olawande Oni Memorial Prize for Valuation: Joseph Yacim and Douw Boshoff for the paper entitled Comparison of Mass Appraisal Models for Effective Prediction of Property Values

17th AfRES Conference in Johannesburg 2017

  • Real Estate Investment: Osasumwen Edionwe, Olusegun Ogunba, Olusegun Olanrele and Omokolade Akinsomi for the paper entitled¬†International portfolio performance and diversification benefits of real estate investment trusts in selected countries
  • Dr. Olawande Oni Memorial Prize for Valuation: Emmanuel Kofi Gavu and Lewis Abedi Asante for the paper entitled Determinants of residential rental values in Ghana: Evidence from experts and stakeholder perspectives

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Comparison of mass appraisal models for effective prediction of property values