Kisumu County is very rich in natural resources, land being one of them. Most lands in Kisumu County are not being gainfully utilized. There are lots of lands lying fallow in various parts of the County. Furthermore, a number of mud houses are still erected in very prime lands in areas like Manyatta, Nyamasaria, Obunga and even some places in Migosi. This is wastage of land that would otherwise be bringing in millions of cash. There is need to convince and resettle owners of such lands so that serious structures can be put up in place of the mud houses that are currently built in such lands. These and other numerous large tracts of land lying fallow are among the available land plots in Kisumu land for sale.
Investors who have previously pitched tent in Kisumu County have enjoyed working in the region and have in turn encouraged other investors to come and invest in the lakeside region. The following factors make Kisumu land for sale favorable to investors;
Affordable prices- Lands in Kisumu are fairly cheap and affordable. The costs are friendly to investors meaning that investors are able to get a return on their money quickly. This is because most of the lands are located within the outskirts of the town making them fairly cheap.
Suitable for farming- Majority of land in Kisumu region are considered fertile enough to support agricultural activities. These lands that are fit for agriculture are located in remote areas within Kisumu County and therefore come at a fairly cheaper price compared to those in urban areas. There is also a readily available market for most of these farm produce. Accessibility of these areas makes transportation of farm inputs and products to and from the farm easy and convenient.
Strategic location-Kisumu County is adjacent to Lake Victoria and therefore has the beach view which is a sight most tourists prefer. For those who prefer an out of town view or feeling, there are places like Riat located on the hill tops which also offer a good view and ambience. Most Kisumu lands for sale are not prone to natural catastrophes like flooding, droughts and extremely heavy rains, thus a safe haven for farming.
Most lands are on a free hold basis- Majority of lands in Kisumu County are available on a free hold basis. Once you purchase the land you become the absolute owner and you are not required to pay any extra charges in future like land rates. This is usually appealing to most investors because you can do anything on the land once you have purchased it. This is unlike lease hold lands where the government can sometimes dictate what to do on that particular land. The government may even fail to renew the lease if you have not been doing anything it deems unconstructive with the land.