Kenya: Why It's More Prudent to Build in Nairobi Than Buying or Renting

[The Star]The decision on the whether to build, buy or rent a residential house in Nairobi will require a few, wise calculations. Let us take an example of a house in the outskirts of the city such as Syokimau or Kiambu Road, or further out in Kitengela or Rongai. We will assume a budget of Sh7 million - in cash or a bank mortgage.