By Jared Oundo
Real Estate and Property firm, Myspace Properties Limited, has been ranked number 14 in the prestigious KMPG’s top 100 companies list this year that being an improvement from number 41 in the 2018 ranking. This is the second time the company is participating in the study. Myspace trounced hundreds of companies that had entered the competition. The Mombasa based firm was ranked the top Real Estate company, others ahead of it were in different categories. The Top 100 survey is an initiative of KPMG and Nation Media Group that seeks to identify Kenya’s fastest growing medium-sized companies in order to showcase business excellence and highlight some of the country’s most successful entrepreneurship stories. Myspace Properties develops and manages Property as well as property Agency and project management. The company has grown tremendously in the last 5 years. It was started in 2008 in Coastal capital before expanding to other regions. In 2017, the company ranked runners up in the best business leader of the year awards.
Speaking while receiving the award, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Myspace Properties (Kenya) Limited, Mwenda Thuranira said, “outstanding growth can be attributed to a focus on sustainable development and coming up with tailor made solutions. We are focused on coming up with affordable solutions for future generations. We are concerned with building premium brands and creating innovative modern urban spaces that rationally embrace local solutions based on international standards.”
“Credit in achieving this award goes to the support and dedication of our suppliers, clients, staff and other stakeholders that have contributed to the company to record this improvement in span of one year. On behalf of the management, I want to say a big thank you to our property agents who go out of their way as they interact with property owners and buyers on a daily basis, successfully closing sales across all cycles of the property,” said Mr. Thuranira.
Mr. Morris Kinoti, the Company Property Consultant said, “We are grateful to have received this midsized companies honor on the back of our recent successes this year. This year has come up with various fortunes especially after we were incubated at the Nairobi Securities exchange Ibuka programme.”
Asked why they recorded such a big improvement within just one year, Mr. Kinoti explained that the firm has a dynamic and collaborative professional practice something that has made them recognized by KPGM. He said that their team’s focus is on the successful delivery of construction projects to the client’s requirements. This is based on the client’s budget and timelines.
According to the statement sent to the newsroom, the company said that this recognition motivates them to come up with more solutions and seek progressive partnerships that will enable them actively participate in providing solutions for the Government’s big Four agenda especially in the affordable housing pillar and open investment opportunities for everyone including ‘Wanjiku” (the common man and low income citizens).
Trueblaq was crowned the overall winner followed by Vehicle and Equipment sales and rental firm, Quipbank Trust Limited, whereas transport firm Rural Distributors Enterprises came third. Other firms that were named in top 10 included; Orange Pharma Limited, Professional Digital Systems, ASA Limited, Kurrent Technologies, Dakawou Transport Limited, Spic N Span Cleaning Services and Questworks Limited.
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ABOUT MYSPACE PROPERTIES LIMITED
Myspace Properties Limited is a Real Estate and Property firm that offers a unique and unprecedented value proposition covering all the core skills and requirements fundamental to the success of a real estate venture. It is also among the firms incubated in Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) Ibuka programme. Myspace first appeared in the KPMG Top 100 list in 2018 and then 2019 became the top Real Estate firm. Myspace appreciates the industry players for acknowledging our objectives and efforts to growing and becoming influencers within the Real Estate Industry.