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Mr Uaurika Kahireke

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Phone : +264 61 207 2588
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Office Location : Land Management Building, Room 8


M.Sc. of International Commercial Real Estate (University of Aberdeen)
Bachelor of Property Studies Honours ) (Polytechnic of Namibia)
National Diploma (Land Valuation and Estate Management) (Polytechnic of Namibia)
Certificate in Commercial Property Valuation (University of Cape town)


Uaurika Kahireke earned Master of Science (Real Estate) at the University of Aberdeen; (B.Sc Hons) Property Studies (PON); Adv. Dip. Property Finance (UNISA); ND Valuation and Estate Management (PON); Cert. Banking & Risk Management (UNISA). He joined then the Department of Land and Property Sciences in June 2015 as a Junior Lecturer Lands and Property Studies; he is currently holding a position of lecturer in property studies. Before joining Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), he worked in both private holding positions in property valuations and property assets management.


Professional Affiliation 

  • Professional Property Valuer (NIV)
  • Sworn Appraiser


Research Focus Areas

  • Real Estate Markets Research
  • Mortgage Finance and Securitization
  • Real Estate Valuation and Investment
  • Computer Applications to Real Estate
  • Mortgage and Asset-Backed Security
  • Land Markets
  • Economics of Sustainable Development
  • Property law and Taxation
  • Real Estate Economics and Urban Economics


Courses Currently Teaching


  • Land Economics
  • Procurement and Logistics for Property Management
  • Computer Applications to Real Estate


  • Real Estate Market Analysis
  • Research Projects


Community Development Activities

  • Member of the Namibia Institute of Property Valuers (NIV)
  • Departmental outreach liaison officer (Show and Career fairs)


Selected Publications

Non peer-reviewed articles

Newspaper articles


Conference presentations & invited talks

  • Development Of Commercial Real Estate Crowdfunding Markets And Regulation: Evidence For Namibia From The Uk
  • The practicability of UK regulations for property crowd funding platforms for Namibia.
  • 2017 Conference on Land Policy Nov 2017 Addis Ethiopia

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