Fantastic Flats for Rent in Ibadan
The capital of Oyo state Ibadan boasts a large land mass that has been suitable for various purposes since the area officially became a state. Apart from its large land mass that saw it previously hold the position of West Africa’s largest city, the history of Ibadan has come with other firsts.
These include the first TV station in Nigeria called WNTV and the first University in Nigeria (University of Ibadan). This has resulted in the demand for flats for rent and for sale increasing significantly!
Once the seat of government for the defunct Western Region, Ibadan has moved on from being a colonial trading post to a city witnessing rapid urbanization. New structures have joined notable landmarks such as the Ibadan Airport, Mapo Hall and the University of Ibadan Zoo.
Currently one of the top three metropolitan areas in Nigeria, the Oyo capital of Ibadan is split into urban and semi-urban locations which boast an array of real estate options. Apart from prospective residents, this has ensured an influx of diverse commercial brands into the city.
Apartments that Cater to All Tastes and Budgets
Ibadan’s suitability as an educational capital has also attracted the Lead City University while its disposition to commercial activity has attracted brands such as Nigerian Breweries PLC, British American Tobacco and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture. There are also prominent banking institutions and the Palms Shopping Mall which has brands such as Shoprite and Cinemas.
Popular locations are Old and New Bodija, with a serviced flats for rent usually costing a yearly rent of N250,000. Lower rates are available at Iyana Shell Academy where 3-bedroom flats for rent go for N60,000.
Much of the Ibadan landscape is serene due to the blend of well-finished housing units in the city’s natural landscape. Movement is also easy due to the renovation of old routes and creation of some new ones to cope with the city’s rising numbers.
Intending apartment seekers will benefit from the city’s secure status and increasing recreational options that are suitable for weekend jaunts. Historical sites such as the Cocoa House Museum and Mapo Hall witness a large footfall of visitors.
Shopping is done at the Shoprite branches in Ring Road and Dugbe areas of the city, but there are several markets such as popular Dugbe market for sundry items and other smaller ones in the residential pockets around the city. This has resulted in the flats for rent in Ibadan becoming more sought-after.
Give Ibadan a go!