Luxury Living in One of Victoria Island’s Premium Houses for Rent
An affluent location that is suitable for commercial, residential and recreational activity, Victoria Island or VI as it is popularly called is currently one of the popular highbrow areas in Lagos State.
Located between the Lagos Island and Lekki areas, Victoria Island continues to benefit from rapid development, making it one of the more exclusive residential areas of Lagos known for its multifarious supply of modern architecture and housing options. These include apartments, detached and semi-detached units, and other smaller options replete with basic utilities. Houses for rent in Victoria Island Lagos have had a particularly strong 2014, with many going for undervalue!
Originally a body of water with the Atlantic Ocean on the south and Lagos Lagoon on its Western side, persistent sand-filling by the colonial government and successive federal and state authorities, led to the development of the area, and it is presently composed of Victoria island, Victoria Island Annex and the Eko Atlantic City, a stretch of coastline that is being touted as a mega city for the future.
Houses in Victoria Island are Nigeria’s Finest Real Estate
Victoria Island’s suitability for residential purposes has also has made it a target for businesses hoping to cash in on the noticeable influx to the highbrow area. These include hotels like the Radisson Blu, Federal Palace Hotel, Eko Hotel & Suites, Terra Kulture and the Silverbird Galleria which boasts numerous business hubs and a well-visited cinema that draws a large clientele composed of Victoria Island residents.
Prospective house hunters to the affluent location will also benefit from its array of shopping malls, retail options and popular relaxation spots. Popular locations include the Adeola Odeku and Ajose Adeogun high streets which are home to brands such as Park’n’Shop, Globacom, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Sweet Sensation. Victoria Island is also home to the popular Lagos Bar Beach which is undergoing another round of development.
Houses for rent in Victoria Island Lagos are worth considering. Yearly rent for a four bedroom bungalow on Idowu Martins is around N6.000.000 but a three room bungalow is also available for N2,000,000 per annum. Houses for sale in Victoria Island with five bedrooms on Adeyemo Alakija can be rented for around N25,000,000, but there are also tastefully furnished two bedroom options for N20,000 a day.
Apart from the ease of movement particular to Victoria Island given its well-developed roads network leading to Lekki, Ikoyi and other prominent areas of the Lagos metropolis, security in VI is also assured given the presence of Police and military patrols that come from the Bonny Camp and Naval bases in prominent areas of the highbrow area.