Investment Analysis of Pakistan Realty Market
This is also true that property prices have increased significantly over the last couple of years due to multiple factors. Moreover, it has been noticed lately that those investing in stock markets, gold and bonds have also tapped into the real estate industry due to the promising return on investment. Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad are the top three destinations for real estate investment in Pakistan. Below are details about where to invest in these cosmopolitan cities of Pakistan.
Lahore - Defence Housing Authority (DHA)
Defence Housing Authority aka DHA or simply Defence remains the undisputed and exclusive king in real estate sector across the cosmopolitan and cultural hub of Lahore. The housing scheme is located just off Walton Road and is spread over a vast land. According to the latest statistics, more than 80% of DHA land is already built-up whereas the rest is speedily under development. The society comprises state-of-the-art living facilities and all the luxuries one could imagine. Besides, the property prices and rental rates increase each year by 15-20% and 10-12% respectively. The property experts are of the opinion that DHA Lahore's prices are going to increase by 25-35% within a couple of years. The plots in DHA Lahore are of 125, 250, 500 and 1,000 square yards.
Islamabad - Sector E-7
Sector E-7 of Islamabad is located in the foothills of the Margalla Hills. This wonderful sector of the capital city of Pakistan is spread over an area of one hundred and twenty three acres and is completely built-up. This part of Islamabad is one of the greatest places for investment in residential lands and property for today and for the future. The nearby entertainment places include Shaheen Market, Margalla Greens Golf Club, the Islamabad Zoo and many shopping malls. The property prices in Sector E-7 of Islamabad increase by 20-30% every year. According to property experts, the prices are expected to increase from 10% to 15% in this part of Pakistan during the next couple of years. The plot sizes in Islamabad Sector E-7 include 800, 1,000 and 1,250 square yards.
Karachi - Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Phase 8
The Phase 8 of DHA in Karachi is located just near the Arabian Sea and is spread over a massive land of four thousand acres. Below 20% of the total land of DHA Phase 8 is built-up yet whereas the rest is yet to be developed. This wonderful and futuristic part of Pakistan's largest metropolitan city is situated nearby a number of entertainment places that include clubs, upscale shopping malls, restaurants, recreational parks, sightseeing locations and much more. The property prices in DHA phase 8 increase by 10-20% each year and over the next couple of years, the prices are expected to increase by 15-25%. The plot sizes in this phase include 100, 120, 150, 300, 500, 600, 1,000 and 2,000 square yards.