South C Rating***
South C is a modern, gated residential and commercial middle class estate in the South Land area of Nairobi. It borders South B, and Langata estates. It’s a hub of international NGO’s and government institutions. The Kenya Red Cross, Kenya Water Institute, Kenya Industrial Property Institute, and CID training school are all located there, set 6 kilometres from the city centre. Various banks at South C are I & M, First Community and Barclays Banks. Its sports facilities include Ministry Of Works, Kenya Re-insurance, Ngara and South C sports clubs. Mansions and bungalows house most residents but there is also a sprinkling of apartments. It is famed as the cradle of many prominent Kenyan entertainers.
Location: 4KM South East of Nairobi's City Centre.
Property Values / Trends: There is boom in construction of classy apartments in the area. The current price of a 3 bedroom apartment is Sh8 million, 2 bed room Sh6.75m and a 3 bed house around Sh9.75m.. The monthly rent for a three-bedroom apartment is around sh40, 000. For two bedroom apartments, rents range from sh25, 000 to sh30, 000.
Types of Buildings: Gated community with bungalows and mansions with modern apartments rapidly coming up.
Population Density: Moderately Populated