Established in 2001, Acorn has vast experience in East Africa’s real estate sector. We initially provided project management services across East Africa, and in 2006, we added development management capabilities and begun undertaking our own developments.

In 2015, we formed Acorn Holdings Limited (AHL) together with leading Africa focused private equity firm – Helios Investment Partners. This partnership enabled us to refocus, and our current strategy is on developing and managing high quality and affordable rental accommodation, starting with purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA), for university and college students.


Our Unique Value Proposition

Our unique value proposition is twofold:
To create residential communities of like-minded people to live, study, work, play and thrive and to create investment solutions that enable working people and investors to accumulate passive wealth and achieve financial freedom using income generating Real Estate assets.

Our Business

We are a vertically Integrated Real Estate business with 3 core capabilities: