Many home owners across the country have been struggling to pay their mortgages and loans, with some defaulting on payments, due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic that has rendered many Kenyans jobless. However, those who bought their dream houses with Lesedi Developers have been given more time to repay their loans.
Real estate developer Lesedi Developers and Lesedi Homes has won top enterprise award. The firm won two awards in two different categories- The Company of the Year award, 2021 and The Young Entrepreneur Achievement Award — 2021 which were awarded to the director Mr Geoffery Kiragu.
Geoffrey Kiragu has always had a nose for business. If there is money to be made, he will run with the opportunity. This has seen him try his hand in several business ventures from farming, retail to real estate. For him, business is a learning curve. His entrepreneurial journey started with farming, where he grew vegetables such as onions and tomatoes.
Geoffrey Kiragu ventured into the supermarket business as a novice, exposing him to amateur errors that cost him KSh 5 million . He, however, learnt from the mistakes and tried his hand at real estate, bringing forth Lesedi Developers Ltd