By Obegi Malack
Kajiado North and Kajiado West sub counties are growing at a fast rate and anyone interested in acquiring property or investing in any sector should take advantage.
The plans by National Government to tarmac Ngong Suswa road and Bomas Corner Baridi are among major projects that will transform the region. The national government is also tarmacking Gataka Rongai road and Maasai Lodge Rimpa Road among other key roads.
Acumen Equities Limited CEO Julius Ngamate says land in the towns will be very expensive in the future, he says the road network will transform the region. The region is in a strategic position for investors, the region borders Nairobi, Karen and Kiambu County which are investors destinations.
Ngamate says the road network will increase value of property, he says a 1 /4 plot that goes for around 8 -12 million in Rongai will even double. The rent for example for a one bedroom that goes for Sh 15,000 to sh 20,000 will have to be sh 25,000.
“The government has to put up a sewerage system since this is one of the challenges facing the residents,” he says, he points out that the sewer system should be taken serious since lack of sewerage is a health challenge in the county.
Public Service Vehicles stage and a market are also issues the county should solve the towns Kiserian and Rongai have no bus stations and PSVs drop people on roads causing congestion.
Ngamate says security has improved in the region and the peace will attract more investors, sometimes back the towns were hideout for criminals.
The government is also planning to open more police stations every Ward is expected to have its own police station.