Kitengela is a cosmopolitan peaceful town located 30 km from Nairobi County. 15 years ago, Kitengela was a dusty small town where pastoralist Maasai grazed and slaughtered their livestock in a group ranch. Later the ranch was subdivided among members for encouragement purposes of owning land privately. Since then Kitengela has been growing vastly to a mini metropolis. This is vividly seen by the residential and commercial development projects sprouting up in the area each day.

Its location makes it a suitable place to build a home. It offers pocket friendly house rents and it’s proximity to Nairobi, Kajiado has been generally undergoing a property boom since 2011 and is still going strong.Here are some of the advantages of investing in Kitengela;

  • Developed Infrastructure

Kitengela is well served with tamaced roads, electricity, water and sewerage facilities. Majority of settlements are located on both sides of the main Highway with further developments in the interior. Kitengela boasts of very many industries and factories like many cement factories, Export Processing Zones are found in Kitengela, very many textile industries are found here and all this offer employment opportunities, hence an investor can come up with a real estate plan and house the surging figures of employees.

  • Social Amenities

All major banks, supermarkets and fast food joints have become residence of this vibrant town. It has become a mixture of cultures from all over Kenya and has become the favourite destinations for Nairobians interested in buying real estate.

Kitengela has more than 15 banks, 6 or more health facilities, 3 major supermarkets,  two police posts, just kilometres apart though one is in Athi River,  a D.O and Chief’s office all in the town.Banks like National Bank, Co – Operative Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Rafiki Microfinance Bank, Family Bank ,Jamii Bora Bank, Bank Of Africa ,Faulu Bank, Barclays Bank, Kenya Commercial Bank and NIC Bank are just some of the major banks in the town.

  • Economic Growth Stability

Kitengela’s economic growth is stable hence that’s why many people are rushing to invest there. With a stable increase in land prices, increase in the number of residential flats, increase in entertainment spots like hotels and pubs, and a general population explosion shows that people are fine with this town’s economy.The general  living cost in Kitengela is not as high as in many towns as even those earning below 15,000/- can manage to live a “honourable” life here.

  • Presence of Learning Institutions

Land in Kitengela for family use is suitable and makes the learning process a smooth journey from Nursery all the way to university. With different schools offering different curriculum’s, your child’s learning process is assured. Schools like Kitengela International School, Acacia International Schools, St Monicah,Orchard School, Kitengela Girls, Kitengela primary,  KCA university, East African University, Ummah University among others.Kajiado county stands out because of it’s fast rise from a small dusty Maasai town to a developed town.Well, with all that in mind, you now know in a nutshell why you should invest in Kitengela, whether commercially or private/residential.

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