Reall’s climate-smart affordable housing in Africa

Reall’s climate-smart affordable housing in Africa

To mark Africa Climate Week, (26-29 September), Reall spotlight our African green building partners that are implementing alternative construction methods – demonstrating scalable solutions to greening the built environment, ahead of the pivotal Climate Change Conference, COP26.

Green delivery partners

Our climate-smart partners are disrupting the construction market with pioneering technologies and materials.

14Trees, Kenya

  • 14Trees are pioneering 3D printing for affordable housing in Africa – technology that reduces the carbon footprint of homes by up to 70%, and reduces waste to virtually zero. Reall’s collaboration with 14Trees supports them in becoming the first developer to deliver a 3D printed home in Kenya

Learn more about 14 Trees (PDF, 2 pages, 1MB)

Smart Havens Africa, Uganda

  • Smart Havens Africa build homes with innovative interlocking compressed earth bricks. These bricks minimise the use of cement and require no firing, dramatically reducing CO2 emissions

Learn more about Smart Havens (PDF, 2 pages, 1MB)

BuildX Studio, Kenya

  • BuildX Studio use a sustainable affordable homes model focused on low-carbon materials, that is planned to reach EGDE certification. They pioneer a circular housing economy – where waste and emissions are minimised whilst recycling and reuse are maximised

Learn more about BuildX Studio (PDF, 2 pages, 1MB)

Casa Real, Mozambique

Reall’s climate commitments


As an investor and innovator in climate-smart affordable housing, Reall delivers green building solutions that don’t cost the earth. We drive affordable, green-certified homes that both mitigate carbon emissions and embed sustainable resilience across vulnerable communities – transforming the lives of millions across Africa.

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