Undoubtedly, Morola Babalola is one of Nigeria’s fastest-growing Realtors and Properties Manages with the genuine good of the masses at heart, driven by the passion to see low-income earners become proud homeowners and hand them the opportunity to live among the high mighty of the society.
Little wonder why friends, families, and well-wishers on Monday, despite the day being the first day of the week, gathered to raise a glass in honour of this rare gem and philanthropist at heart, as she marked her 2021 birthday and the birth of her ‘newborn baby’: Affordable Housing Cooperative Society which is set to further put joy deep into the grassroots with affordable housing scheme.
Having worked so tirelessly to ensure the project see the light of the day, the CEO of Townsend Property Investment Company finally unveiled the scheme which is a major departure from the norm, targeted at slums to palaces and the homeless into landowners.
With this gesture, Morola has definitely shattered the Chinese wall between many Lagosians and owning properties in the State.
With this development, the mother of three made it clearly bent on seeing the somewhat neglected set of people in the society when it comes to homeownership: the okada riders, the petty traders, the slum residents, even students, boast of their own houses in Lagos.
In her presentation, Morola explained that this one of its kind society would partner with cooperatives from multinationals and small and medium enterprises.
After the official unveiling of AHCS, prayers, well wishes, and accolades were showered on the celebrant for her evident selfless gesture to the society. Friends and colleagues also told tales of Morola’s enchanting love and attitude.
Among the high profiled personalities who came to felicitate with Morola were, the Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Housing, Toke Benson-Awoyinka, Chairman, Star Petroleum, Otunba Babatunde Babalola, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, Queen Ayo Balogun and many more.