As the cost of living continues to rise amid the COVID-19 pandemic, one has no option but to work with what one can afford in Nairobi. If you have been wondering where you can move into for moderate spending and yet a secure location, look no further. The following are the absolutely affordable and secure locations to live in Nairobi this year: 

  1. Roysambu 

Home to one of the biggest shopping centres, Thika Road Mall, Roysambu is known by the forthcoming working class just as those new alumni who’ve quite recently landed positions. The zone isn’t simply home to Kenyans yet to an entire bundle of Nigerians, Rwandan and Congolese individuals. 

Its closeness to the Thika Superhighway makes it most loved, particularly among individuals who simply work in the capital city. One room house goes for Sh15, 000-Sh.20, 000 every month and a bedsitter go for between KSh.8, 000 to Sh.12,000. 

  1. Kikuyu 

It is one of the fastest developing regions in the region and is favoured by numerous Kenyans because of its affordability as it is the only town that is on the detour. The charge forward and backward in the CBD is very moderate for most of its residents. 

A bedsitter goes for a normal 7,000ksh every month and one room costs between 13,000ksh – 16,000ksh every month. 


  1. Ruaka 

This forthcoming territory is found northwest of Nairobi at the Western finish of the Northern Bypass. Houses around this area are quite affordable having it is near the Two Rivers Mall, which has seen house prices shoot up with even more people relocating to the area.  

Bedsitters go for a normal of between Sh7,000-Sh10,000 every month though one-room goes for between Sh15,000-Sh20,000 per month. 

  1. Rongai 

The town is said to be “outside Kenya” because of its distance from Nairobi town. That aside, Rongai is a decent region to get comfortable thinking about that it’s not populated as such contrasted with different zones in Nairobi. The Maasai Mall is one of the well-known strip malls where individuals from the region can buy stuff without heading off to the CBD. 

  1. Embakasi 

This is one of the residential estates in Nairobi that hosts most of the lower-middle-income segment in Nairobi. This location happens to support informal settlements like Mukuru Kwa Njenga. Also, it hosts some recreational facilities as well as the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA).  One room house goes for KSh 10,000 – 15, 000Ksh and a bedsitter go for somewhere in the range of 6,000ksh and 9,000ksh.

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