At Position 10 is Kyuna Estate. Its in a lavish area with most roads covered in bougainvillea; Nairobi’s Kyuna Estate has become one of the most sought after residential areas by expatriates. The estate borders the more upmarket suburbs such as Loresho and Spring Valley.
The nearby Kibarage slum provides casual labourers to the estate.
It is located north of Westland’s between Waiyaki Way, Loresho Ridge and Kyuna Road with the main access road being the Lower Kabete Road.
Kyuna is largely viewed as an upmarket area with a few old fashioned houses complete with servants’ quarters.
This estate has few apartments, but is dotted with many mansions, double storey homes and villas with beautiful gardens.
However, a few older buildings can be spotted. Most of the houses here are four and five bedroomed.
Distance from Nairobi’s CBD; 7.6KM
Average house price; Ksh 35.5 Million - (US$ 374,000)
Average Rental price; KSh 250, 000