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Old September 12th, 2008, 08:16 PM   #1
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Porters Tower | Abuja | Mixed-Use | 22F







Name: Porters Tower

City/Country: Abuja/Nigeria

Location: Central Business District

Floors: 22F

Use: Mixed-Use

Construction end: 2010

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Porters Tower, is the newest addition to Matterson Properties’ luxury residential rental portfolio. This building offers the first opportunity to rent a newly constructed luxury residence in the heart of the Abuja Central Business District. The development contains 9 floors of apartments from the 13th and 21st stories and 7 floors of office and business accommodation, 6 floors health clubs and commercial.
Porter's Tower

Porters Tower is an unprecedented and unparalleled rental experience centered on an extraordinary 52,000 square meters private residents’ club designed exclusively for Matterson Properties by acclaimed architect Sami Matta. Featuring an array of amenities and services that includes public and private, state-of-the art health clubs, and Terraces with panoramic views, and round-the-clock concierge service, Porters Tower offers an incredible metropolitan lifestyle.

Residents will be at the heart of one of the Abuja’s most desirable neighborhoods, convenient to Central business district, restaurants, shopping, public and private schools, movie theatres. From spacious studios and family-sized 2 and 3-bedroom residences, Porters Tower has the perfect home for you and your family’s personal and professional needs. More than just a remarkable place to live, Porters Tower is the Address of a Lifestyle.
Porter's Tower

This project, expected to hit the market in the 2010, is a US$50million project proposed at the Abuja Central Business District and is expected to transform the face of modern living and office accommodation in the city of Abuja.

It is a 22 storey development of high quality tower comprising offices, residential areas, commercial areas, health club and restaurants.

The basement and ground floor will house the parking, technical and commercial areas while the 1st to the 3rd floors comprise of shops, business areas conference halls, meeting rooms, cafeteria and bars including travel agencies.


The 4th Floor will be used to as a public health club and terrace while the 5th floor will the private health club for residents of the Porter’s Tower.

The 6th to 12th floors will be made up of offices with total built up area of 11,690sq. meters and is expected to cater for the large increase in the movement of the private sector to Abuja.

The residential area will start from the 13th to the 21st Floors and will be divided into:

* 2 floors used as studio
* 3 floors used as apartment with 2 bedrooms
* 4 floors used as apartments with 3 bedrooms
* Terrace

The roof floor is proposed as a restaurant and will cater to both internal and external customers and is expected to be favorite hang out for the elite community of the capital city.
I like this very much, very sleek and elegant!
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Old September 12th, 2008, 09:49 PM   #2
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i think they should bring out all the nigerian projects from the west african project thread and start posting them like you did.theres like 70 pages of projects just sitting there.

ps: i like it to. it one of my favorite nigerian projects.
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Old September 12th, 2008, 10:29 PM   #3
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Good! Construction ends 2010, meaning,it`s approved.
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Old September 12th, 2008, 11:02 PM   #4
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That building is already under construction. Its in one of the pics, I posted in Abuja Thread.
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Old September 13th, 2008, 02:34 AM   #5
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It is? Thanks for the Info.
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Old September 13th, 2008, 04:21 AM   #6
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Great looking building, although I don't like the name; Porter's just doesn't sound right.
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Old September 13th, 2008, 10:33 AM   #7
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Lol how scary...that looks very similar to Portside which was just approved in Cape Town.
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Old September 13th, 2008, 08:40 PM   #8
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i always see a lake in the background of these abuja projects. is it artificial?
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Old September 14th, 2008, 04:03 AM   #9
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I highly doubt a lake will be built along with it; it is right in the CBD.
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Old October 6th, 2008, 08:46 PM   #10
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Here is the construction pic of Porter's Tower
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Old October 6th, 2008, 09:28 PM   #11
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sorry to get off subject but,

Håkønljzberg can you or anyone find some pics of the 25 storey highrise by profund properties.(the one on youtube). they said it will be finish by 2008, and the year's almost over.
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Old October 7th, 2008, 05:36 AM   #12
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that pic doesn't look anything like the rendering
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Old October 7th, 2008, 08:19 AM   #13
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that pic doesn't look anything like the rendering
That's because its actually the construction project going on BEHIND (and mostly hidden by) the pictured bank building...lol!
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Old October 7th, 2008, 04:25 PM   #14
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Great find, Hakon...!
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Old October 7th, 2008, 08:46 PM   #15
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You are extremely good at digging it, thanks Hakon...!
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Old October 10th, 2008, 07:51 PM   #16
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Like it`s South African building project in Nigeria, Lydon?
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Old October 10th, 2008, 08:25 PM   #17
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Like it`s South African building project in Nigeria, Lydon?
Sorry? Don't understand what's your asking.
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Old October 10th, 2008, 09:28 PM   #18
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Sorry? Don't understand what's your asking.
Lol... Hahaha! I was just pulling your legs as regard 'Lol how scary...that looks very similar to Portside which was just approved in Cape Town.'
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Old October 25th, 2008, 01:47 AM   #19
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just so you know, construction has started on porter's tower. we just got to find the right pic and location. its completion date is said to be 2010. (2 year constrution period needed to build a highrise.)
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Any update for this port's tower project?
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