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About Criterion

About Criterion

“Criterion” is a luxury residential development of 29 homes, comprising 6 villas, 12 duplex apartments and 11 apartments set in landscaped gardens in the East Airport Residential Area of Accra. It offers a stylish lifestyle for those who value elegance and contemporary architectural design. All the apartments are elegantly finished to the highest of standards and should appeal to the middle to high-income market and also be attractive for investors who want to buy to let. Construction started in 2011 and was completed in 2014.

Elm Developments


The Development provides residents with the following facilities:

• Clubhouse with Gym, Steam Room, Swimming Pool
• Children’s Recreation areas
• Management Office
• 24-hour Security in a well protected Site
• Backup Power Generator
• Independent Electricity Transformer
• Pressurised Water Supply and Storage Facility
• DSTV Satellite Television
• Internet Service
• Telephone Connections
• Smoke Detectors/Fire Hydrants
• Secure parking Bays

Design Brief

2 Bedroom Penthouse Apartment


Offers the following:

• Master Bedroom with fitted Wardrobes and en-suite Shower Room
• Double Bedroom 2 with fitted Wardrobes
• Shower Room / Guest WC
• Living Room
• Open plan fully fitted modem Kitchen
• Patio with lovely extensive views (10SQM)
• Internal Floor Area 75 SQM

Deluxe 2 Bedroom Penthouse Apartment: Add (SOLD OUT)


Offers the following:

• 2 Double Bedrooms with fitted Wardrobes and en-suite Shower Rooms
• Double Reception and Dining Room
• Study/Home Office
• Fully fitted modern Kitchen with Scullery Area
• Guest Loo
• 2 Patios with lovely extensive views (60 SQM)
• Internal Floor Area 145 SQM

Duplex Apartments

US$295,000.00 (SOLD OUT)

Offers the following:

• Master Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom, Fitted Wardrobes and Terrace
• 2 Double Bedrooms with fitted Wardrobes and Terraces
• Bathroom with separate Shower enclosure
• Double Reception and Dining Room with Balcony
• Fully fitted Modern Kitchen
• Guest Loo
• Garden area

Villa (Detached)

US$475,000.00 (SOLD OUT)

Offers the following:

• Master Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom, Dressing Area and Terrace
• 3 Double Bedrooms with fitted Wardrobes
• Bathroom
• Guest Loo/Shower Room
• Media Room
• Open Plan Reception and Dining Room
• Study (or Bedroom 5)
• Covered Patios and Garden Areas
• Fully fitted Modern Kitchen

The homes and layout are designed to achieve:

• A serene outlook onto landscaped gardens, interspersed with plants, trellises and water features;
• Functional and well arranged spaces;
• Zones of privacy for residents;
• Spacious rooms which receive a lot of natural light;
• Good ventilation;
• Secure parking areas;
• Appeal to both Ghanaian and expatriate clientele


Criterion is very centrally located off the Spintex Road, 5km from Tetteh Quarshie Interchange, and adjacent to Regimanuel’s Golden Gate/Silver Bells Developments.

Residents have easy access to the numerous shops and banking facilities on Spintex Road, the Accra Mall at Tetteh Quarshie Interchange, Lister Hospital, A & C Shopping Mall at East Legon, Kotoka International Airport, the Central Business District of Accra, Achimota Golf Club and the Port City of Tema.

Sales & Management

Sale Price
1 Bedroom Apartment US$89,000
Deluxe 1 Bedroom Penthouse Apartment US$135,000
Deluxe 2 Bedroom Penthouse Apartment US$225,000

Payment Terms
Individual payment terms are negotiable.

Title Registration
Title Registration of a Deed of Assignment is effected by the Purchaser with the Lands Title Registry upon completion of payment and handover of the property.

Estate management with full-time staff and a site office is provided by ELM who remain responsible for the administration of the development.
Services provided will include General Repairs and Maintenance, Cleaning, Refuse Collection, Gardening, External Decoration and Security. Residents will pay a quarterly Service Charge for which regular accounts will be rendered.

Quantity Surveyors
A-Kon Consults

Services Engineers
RAM Engineering

Legal Advisors
Bari & Co.

Ronin Africa

Project Team

Project Developers
ELM Developments Ltd.

Design Architects
Greg Wright Architects (South Africa)

Architects/Structural Engineers
Amantra Ltd.

Micheletti & Co. Ltd.

Contact us

Call (233)-(0)30 2770061-3

Find us at

No. 8, Dr. Amilcar Cabral Road, Airport Residential Area, Accra

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