Ikotun is a residential area under the Alimosho Local Government area on the Lagos mainland and shares boundaries with places like Igando, Akesan, Ijegun, Iyana Iba, Bayota and some places off LASU road. Ikotun is a densely populated area that has experienced an influx of residents and a consequent increase in the supply of property, such as houses for rent and sale.
Ikotun is an area with motorable roads that connects easily to other parts of Lagos state. Major road links within Ikotun include the Idimu-Ikotun Road, Ikotun-Ejigbo road, Ijegun-Ikotun-Cele express and the Isheri-Jakande estate roads which make for easy access to the Lagos Mainland or Badagry as well as the Ikotun-Cele express road stretching between the Oke-Afa bridge and Ejigbo. Prospective residents will enjoy easy commuting to a couple of areas on the Lagos mainland and Lagos Island alike.
Most of the houses in Ikotun range from old to modern structures that are multi-story buildings with flats, mini flats to rent and bungalows that offer self-contained options. Prices of renting a house within and around Ikotun are location-based. A three(3) bedroom flat for rent in Ikotun would cost N400,000 per annum while a two(2) bedroom flat for rent in Igando would go for N250,000.