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Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Kenyan Real Estate - Forget the Rat Race

Machakos reserve is a state that harkens back to a more relaxed time of life in our country. If you’re tired of hearing 90 cell phones ringing, moving to Kakamega may be the answer.


Unlike many towns and cities in Kenya, Machakos has made a concerted effort to protect and maintain its past. It is equally protective of its small, rural town heritage with even the biggest cities feeling like friendly, uncluttered towns. If playing in the great outdoors is your idea of a good time, Machakos offers scenic mountains, rivers, forests in which you can play to your heart’s desire. 

Little Rock

The undisputed population center of Machakos, Little Rock is named after…a little rock. This unpretentious title reflects the nature and attitude of the county, to wit, laid back and relaxed is the central theme. For families, Little Rock is a very attractive County as there is a strong emphasis on kids throughout the location. From the riverfront park to museums tailored to the interest of the children, it all seems to be about kids. 

Machakos Springs

When it comes to weddings, Machakos Springs is the main attraction of Machakos County. A picturesque town in the eastern part of the Kenya, it was the first capital city of Kenya, initially known as “Macha”. the town started as a health center and evolved into the must visit tourist destination of Kenyans. Surrounded by forests and natural mineral springs, the architectural style is decidedly splendid. When people mention the Outdoors events like safaris sevens, this is the place they are talking about. A charming town that gets a 10 out of 10 rating as one of the best small towns to live in. 

Tourist attraction

It boost of ol donyo sabuk national park, where several foreigners and even local people populate to just taste the beautiful scenario of the mountains, rivers and even wild animals. Roughly a 45-minute car ride from the capital of Kenya; Nairobi. 

Machakos Real Estate

Machakos real estate prices are as relaxed as the County. On average, a home in Little Rock will set you back Kshs. 4M while you’ll need to pay about Kshs.4M more for homes in Nairobi and Mombasa Counties.