3 Top States In Nigeria To Buy Property

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One major thing people both in Nigeria and in the diaspora use their money for is buying properties. In fact, as a seasoned realtor in Lagos State, every day people buy property both land and houses worth millions of naira.

Another basic factor in buying property in Nigeria is location. Location in real estate is very important and shouldn’t be overemphasized. There are 3 top states in Nigeria to buy property if you want to buy property.

Many people thought that only in Lagos State they can buy property but there are other 2 states where you can consider buying property if you haven’t.

3 Top State In Nigeria To Buy Property are:


Lagos is where people buy property a lot. On a daily basis, we have more people buying property in Lagos State than anywhere else in Nigeria and in Africa at large.

Lagos State Property Investment

Lagos is the commercial hub of Africa and this is the more reason why people buy property a lot in Lagos. In addition, Lagos ranked the 19th Best City in the world


Abuja is the second state in Nigeria where people buy property. Buying property in Abuja is a good idea you should consider. Abuja has a very decent and good road network. No traffic on Abuja road unlike in Lagos where you can spend hours on the road due to traffic.

Abuja Real Estate Investment

Abuja is the Federal Capital of Nigeria and this state is suitable for real estate investment. The capital city of Nigeria is Abuja and it is a good place for you to invest your money through real estate.


Ibadan is the capital of Oyo State. One major place where you can get cheap and affordable land and even off-plan houses to buy in Nigeria is Moniya Ibadan, Oyo State.

Ibadan Real Estate Investment

Ibadan is known to be the largest city in West Africa. For this reason, you need to invest your money in such a city. Ibadan properties are known to be the cheapest of all.

In Summary, Lagos State, FCT Abuja, and Ibadan Oyo State are the top 3 states in Nigeria you can buy property or invest your money into.

In Conclusion, there are titled properties with good documentation in these areas you can consider. Most of these properties have flexible payment plans so you don’t need to break the bank before investing in these areas.

For more information or details on real estate investment in Lagos, Abuja, and Ibadan please reach out to Peter via Call/WhatsApp at +234 901 509 4850 or click on the WhatsApp button on your screen.

Peter Oyedepo

Peter Oyedepo is an award-winning realtor in Lagos, Nigeria and the lead consultant of Sureland Realtors (RC 2004840). He helps people both in Nigerians and in the diaspora to invest in real estate for profit maximization.