About

About EGD Zambia

EGD believes that everyone should be able to purchase their home and make it their castle. We want to help you do just that. The combined expertise of our partners covers every aspect of home ownership:

  • Land acquisition
  • Design
  • Property development
  • Purchase and finance
  • Construction

Our Mission

EGD’s mission is to play as a catalyst in creating sustainable economic growth in Zambia through development, thereby improving entire communities through leveraging the Private Public Partnership (PPP).

EGD believes in excellence, our mission goes beyond just helping you into your home. We want your home to achieve everything you’ve ever dreamed of. EGD supplies High Quality, Low Cost housing – why rent when you can own your own home? It’s that simple.

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it’s a matter of choice. It’s not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. (William Jennings Bryan)

EGD offers you the opportunity to get into a beautiful new home with the minimum of stress. Whether you’re a first time buyer or have a growing family needing more space, no matter what your situation we offer you a variety of contemporary home options, including apartments or a 2, 3 or 4 bedroom house. EGD has moved in leaps and bounds to create new homes that are:

  • Energy efficient
  • Ecologically sensitive
  • Lower service charges
  • Excellent quality build
  • Fabulous contemporary look
  • Surrounded by other quality homes
  • Decorated to a high standard

Our architects mission is to develop a home that works in balance with the environment and minimises waste. EGD homes are ecologically sensitive with solar panels and bore holes. This means lower running costs for you and ensures you have an eco-friendly life style. The benefits to buying a new EGD home are endless. Move in immediately! No need to decorate., it’s all done for you.

What Is EGD’s Promise To You

No more Load Shedding: our homes will have solar panel electricity – no more electricity bills!
No more Water Cuts: our homes are serviced by bore holes – water bills will be a thing of the past!

  • Peace of mind as a gated community and a security guard to keep your family and property safe.
  • Fun times in the Braii area as you gather with family and friends
  • Children’s areas with fantastic climbing frames and water play equipment for fun and friendship

EGD’s purpose is to help you to achieve your destiny, assisting you to make the choices that will bring you into your new season. Subject to the fulfilment of certain criteria, we can help you with everything you need to own your dream home.

EGD’s Technological Advancements

EGD is committed to using innovative building technology from around the world with up to date systems and products. EGD is able to provide different technologies depending on the client’s requirements which conform to the ISO 9000 standard widely accepted internationally. This is in keeping with the latest in design and technology in the Israel, NZ, Australia, Japan, USA and the UK. Our commitment is excellence at the best price.

EGD homes use technology on par with the best building products and techniques in the world. The technological concepts have already celebrated 50 years of success in other parts of world.

FAST TRACK WINNING SOLUTION – The EGD Consortium is utilizing several 21st Century leading building technologies appropriate for purpose including Light Steel Frame (LSF) technology and EPS technology with an advanced structural insulated paneling system. All these technologies conform to ISO 9000 standards and are widely accepted internationally.  We are able to employ these different technologies simultaneously as appropriate dependent on terrain and client requirements.

We Provide Proven Benefits

Benefits provided are grouped here under four headings. Some have quantifiable cost or financial benefits; ‘Value Engineering’.

  1. Speed of construction giving:
  • Improved cash flow
  • Ability to increase turnover
  • Greater reliability of performance to achieve program completion
  • Less affected by variable craft apply
  • Less delay due to drying out
  • Flexibility in project planning
  • Higher internal rate of return
  • Savings in site preliminaries
  • Earlier occupancy possible
  1. Quality benefits:
  • Greater use of space (e.g. open roof system)
  • Good dimensional accuracy
  • Less damage and remedial work
  • Reduced heating bills
  • Substantial reduced snagging and call-backs (less cracking of walls etc.)
  • Ease of meeting thermal requirements
  • Less shrinkage etc.
  • Dimensional accuracy allows more cost effective fit out.
  1. Site preliminaries reduction resulting in:
  • Less personnel and supervision
  • Reduced hire of fencing and site security charges etc.
  • Less scaffolding, shorter hire period
  • Reduced hire of accommodation
  • Reduction in head office overheads
  1. Site operation benefits:
  • Less weather-dependency (decreases ‘down-time’)
  • Reduced landfill charges for waste
  • Unaffected by shortage of craft trades in inner city or remote locations
  • Site looks cleaner to potential purchasers
  • Less clean-up costs (due to mixing operations)
  • Less space for storage required

EGD homes are Greener through the use of green building products. Construction time is significantly faster from start to finish with homes designed in many different styles and sizes, even up to three floors high.

Principal Directors & Management

Caroline Marsh

Caroline is one of Britain’s leading female property investors. Using a tested, tried and proven business model, Caroline has established and developed a truly unique and successful property business supplying high quality, low cost accommodation to working professionals in the UK Markets.

Caroline is Chairman of Kingdom Property Lettings, Director Accounting for Hospitality, Founder of Concept to Cash mentoring programs and Director at Exceeding Grace Developments

Gregory Mwansa

Gregory is a Zambian national with Vast experience in Real Estate Markets in Zambia, specializing in land management and development. Gregory oversees operations which includes road contractors, architects, surveyors, sales team and whatever else is required to ensure good customer delivery.

Gregory relates with the regulating authorities, including the Ministry of Land, Zesco, Surveyor General’s office and local councils. Gregory is an EGD director.

Michael Marsh

Mike Marsh is a qualified Chartered Accountant, with over 25 years global trading experience. Currently Chairman of Accounting for Hospitality, a UK niche accounting practice specialising in strategic Business growth.

A Former Founding Partner of Ernst & Young Zambia, servicing multinational corporations including International Mining and Construction companies. Mike has exposure to global markets in industry and practice.

Mike has had hands on experience working with commercial banks at Director level on US$ 75 Million contracts. His knowledge and skill working with corporations and Business Owners gives him a unique understanding on successful financial management.

Mike also works alongside global entrepreneurs helping them with growth strategies. His passion is number crunching for Financial Planning, Analytical Financial reviews, financial health checks and Forecasting to empower businesses and corporations. He possesses a unique skill to interpret factual numbers into a strategic delivery plan for business growth and it is this skill he uses to see organisations prosper.

Michael is Director of Finance and is responsible for financial management of EGD Projects.