The ongoing construction of Rosslyn Riviera Mall in Kenya is halfway complete with 40% of shopping space in the mall occupied, residential and commercial property consultancy firm Knight Frank has announced.
Located in Kenya’s affluent Runda Estate the mall is expected to serve the people from Runda, Muthaiga, Kigwaru, Nyari, the UN complex in Gigiri and Ruaka.
“This signals a robust market demand for retail space in this location”, said the Knight Frank’s head of marketing Mwihoti M’Mbijjewe.
The US$ 27m construction project that is Rosslyn Riviera Mall in Kenya which is being developed by Thaara Ltd consists of three-floor shopping complex which houses shops, restaurants, and entertainment and wellness outlets. It is projected to be complete by mid next year.
“We believe that Rosslyn Riviera will be a thriving neighbourhood mall because of its location, size, concept, convenience, accessibility and target market,” Mwihoti said.
A lot of attention has also gone into selecting the tenant-mix and this will eventually make the mall quiet and cozy, providing a serene shopping environment and great shopper experience.
“It will bring choice and variety next-door, ranging from household goods to fashion and wellness services,” said the developer in a past statement.
Rosslyn Riviera mall in Kenya is set up on a 4.5 acre piece of land.
It is set to be the neighborhood mall positioned conveniently on Limuru Road, a major thoroughfare that connects Nairobi city to Limuru, and is traversed by a multicultural mix of residents, corporate executives and business owners.