If you intend to live in Nakuru,there are several estates where middle class as well as high class people
live.It is interesting to note that Nakuru is one of the cheapest towns to live and among the cleanest towns
in East and Central Africa.
These are Nakuru Estates
- Ngata Estate
The estate is along Nakuru Eldoret highway streching from Njoro junction.Ngata estate is a few kilometers
from Nakuru town. The estate is very clean with modern houses. Most of the people here live in their
homes but there are few houses for people to rent.
The rental fee of a single room is Ksh 2,000-Ksh3,500 while that of a bedsitter is around Ksh.3500 to
Ksh.5000. One bedroom goes for Ksh 6,000-Ksh 8,000 while two bedroom houses go for Ksh 8,000-
Security at Ngata estate is extremely good, and there are several areas to shop.
Langalanga is a middle class estate preferred by most people who live in the town.Transport to town is
low-usually not more than 50 and there are several vehicles plying the route.
Most houses here are either two or three bedrooms but there are few one bedroom and single rooms. It is
interesting that you can get a one bedroom house of Ksh 4,000 and a two bedroom house of Ksh 8,0000.A
single room here is between Ksh.1,500-Ksh 3,500.
Racecourse estate is one of the few estates where people of means live.the houses here are much
expensive, but the good thing is,the rent cannot at any time reach what landlords and agents charge in
Nairobi.A two bedroom house in Ngata is between Ksh 8,000-Ksh 13,000 while a one bedroom house goes
for Ksh 6,000-Ksh9,000.
Very few single rooms exist in Racecourse but if you are lucky to get one,the cost is Ksh3,000-Ksh 4,500.
This is a growing estate with fresh air,excellent drainage system and cheap houses.One thing you would
love about this areas is that there are several vehicles plying the route, security is good as well as several
schools,which include Kiamunyi Primary school.
A single room at Kiamunyi is Ksh 1,500-Ksh 3,500 while one bedroom is Ksh 4,500-Ksh 8,000.Two
bedroom is Ksh 7,000-Ksh13,000 while three bedroom house does not exceed Ksh20,000.
The rent in most of these estates vary with a margin of Ksh2,000.The average rental price for a single room
is Ksh 3,000-Ksh.5,000 while one bedroom is Ksh 6,000-Ksh10,000 and two bedroom goes for Ksh
The average price for three bedroom is Ksh 18,0000.