Abd'kareem Oladipo

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Apartment for Rent in Festac – How Much You Should Expect to Pay.

Festac is one of the few places in Lagos with a very strong historical heritage and culture; it was birthed as an idea to house every participant of the ‘Second World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture’ – Festac ‘77. The name Festac is the acronym derived from the full name of the festival. So much has changed since then and Festac is one of the most bubbling areas in the whole of Lagos State.  You really cannot have a dull time in Festac. If you’re hungry for something to feed your eyes, stomach or for some of the best experiences, Festac has many activities going on almost everywhere you look. From small and medium businesses to banks, markets, eateries/restaurants, schools, malls (Festival Mall), lounges. It is particularly a large and busy place that accommodates ...

Apartment for Rent in Lagos Island – How Much You Should Expect To Pay

Lagos, one of the fastest growing cities in Africa is made up of 2 major areas; Lagos Island and Lagos Mainland. The Lagos Island, also known as Isale Eko happens to be the principal local government of Lagos State. It has a lot of history, dating as far back as the 1800’s with Brazilian, Portugese, English and Benin Kingdom influences. Many institutions like banks and multinational companies specifically have their headquarters in Lagos Island. It has popular markets like Balogun, Apongbon, Idumota and also Ebute Ero. Lagos Islanders keep their culture alive with the Eyo and Fanti festival. The palace of the Oba of Lagos is likewise located here. Lagos Island links to neighbouring areas including Ikoyi, Victoria Island, Lekki, Ajah so also Epe. Every big thing associated with a city is available on the island. ...

Apartment for Rent in Ikeja – How Much You Should Expect To Pay

If you don’t have permanent accommodation in Lagos, you’re left with no other choice than to look for one every now and again. This is particularly a tough task. If you’re the type that loves to stay around buzzing areas, Ikeja is a prime location for you. Above all, whatever you’re looking for is just a few minutes away. It has banks, markets, restaurants, parks, a mall and many businesses located around. Ikeja is the capital of “world famous” Lagos state and houses The state’s Secretariat and offices of the Governor and Deputy-Governor. Ikeja has some good and affordable apartments. Therefore, if you’re unsure of what to expect when renting one, keep reading. We'll give you the much needed information to get you in your apartment of choice. Be it an economic, standard or luxury 1, 2 ...

Apartment for Rent in Victoria Island – How Much You Should Expect To Pay

Victoria Island is a part of Lagos with a fabled history. It makes a great location for relaxing and socializing as well as an ideal neighbourhood to settle down with your family. You wouldn’t be wrong if you call it the Business and Lifestyle centre of the city. It houses many banks and company headquarters making it an attractive area for people to find work or thrill seekers who want to be a heart beat from the action. V.I as it is fondly called, is a planned city, some areas within are sand filled from the Atlantic Ocean. It has significantly proved to be a growing business hub with many small businesses, supermarkets (Spar, Goodies), malls (Mega Plaza), cafe’s, restaurants, hotels, cinemas (Silverbird) clubs and lounges spread around. Now, with affluence comes expense. Renting a 1, ...

Apartment for Rent in Oshodi- How Much You Should Expect To Pay

Undoubtedly, Oshodi is the heart of Lagos. With the number of individuals residing, transiting and transacting business in the area, life in Oshodi dances to its own beat. It definitely appears to be a world of its own. Oshodi is one of the largest areas in Lagos State with population count at about 1.5 million people. The popular ‘Oshodi under bridge’ was recently revamped therefore causing relief and in addition more security to dwellers. If you’re out to have a good shopping trip, Oshodi market or Arena Shopping Mall are the go to places in the area. As much as it is good for shopping, it is also a choice accommodation area for some. If you have ever gone apartment hunting, and you’re not sure of the market price, this article will let you ...

Apartment for Rent in Ikoyi – How Much You Should Expect To Pay

Ikoyi, the crown jewel of Lagos city and one of few areas you can consider as the most affluent part of the state. It is located in Eti-Osa Local Government Area. Living in this area you’ll occasionally rub shoulders with aristocrats, expatriates and get a feel of “Old Money”. The popular Awolowo road is situated here, so also the member only Ikoyi Club. Ikoyi is bustling with businesses, banks, supermarkets and great hang out spots. If you are looking to rent an apartment in this highbrow area, we believe there are some things you need to know. For example, pricing, accessibility to area (roads), security of area and lots more. 1 Bedroom Apartment Economic - If you’re being economical, you will find one bedroom apartments, ranging from N100, 000 to N300, 000. Amenities to expect ...