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Gatwala Commercial Hub , Faisalabad is Punjab’s biggest and Pakistan’s second largest mixed use, real estate project. It has a covered area of over 3.1 million sq. ft.

This mega project, designed and developed by Shah Nawaz Associates, is located, at the junction of Canal Expressway and Lahore Sheikhupura Road. The road in front of the GCH project, has an average traffic count of 30 vehicles per minute. become, the city’s next mega center for trade, commerce, industries as well as residential projects.

 

Gatwala Commercial Hub

How to Spend Independence Day

Gather your greens and whites because 14th August is around the corner. This occasion calls for excitement and celebration as it reignites the spirit of our freedom by reminding us of the sacrifices our forefathers made for achieving a separate homeland. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, suggests a few ideas below for how to spend Independence Day while keeping the spirit of this day alive.   Ideas on How to Spend Independence Day The following are some unique and fun ways you can celebrate this day.   Watch a Patriotic Movie or Drama One way to spend Independence Day is to watch a patriotic movie or drama. These films often have the power...

Finance and Revenue Minister Miftah Ismail presides over ECC meeting

ISLAMABAD: Finance and Revenue Minister Miftah Ismail presided over the meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet at the Finance Division today. The meeting primarily touched upon Pakistan State Oil’s (PSO) running finance facility. In the previous ECC meeting on 31st July, 2022, PSO’s liquidity issues were discussed in order to arrange a government loan to ease the issue. A network of several banks was formed including MCB, UBL, ABL, NBP, and HBL for providing a loan amount of Rs. 50 billion to PSO through a government guarantee. As the issuance of guarantee will take time to process, the banks have shown their willingness to...

Pakistan, Turkey sign preferential trade agreement

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan signed the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) with Turkey on Friday, which aims to boost trade between the two nations.  At a ceremony held at the PM office, the visiting Turkish Trade Minister Dr. Mehmet Mus and Minister for Commerce Syed Naveed Qamar signed the accord.   Also known as the Trade in Goods Pact, the PTA covers provisions on bilateral safeguards, balance of payment exceptions, dispute settlement, and periodic review of the agreement.  Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif was also in attendance, terming it as “a great moment and a milestone” in the brotherly relations between Pakistan and Turkey. He stated that, following his official visit to Turkey in May, the...

What Is Capital Market in Real Estate?

Easy access to cash is key for construction companies as they rely heavily on investors to work on new and existing construction projects. To inject the funds into such projects, the concept of a real estate capital market was introduced. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, discusses what is a real estate capital market and how they work.   What Is Capital Market in Real Estate? Capital markets are venues for suppliers to exchange funds with governments and companies who are in need of capital. The most common examples are stock and bond markets. In real estate, the concept of capital markets is the same, where institutional investors and individuals invest directly...

IMF sends Letter of Intent for release of $1.2 billion tranche

ISLAMABAD: The Finance Ministry has received a much-awaited Letter of Intent (LoI) from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which will give way to the release of the next $1.2 billion loan tranche. The Lol will be signed by the Federal Minister of Finance and Revenue and Governor State Bank, and will be promptly returned to the IMF. The signed LoI will be presented to the Board of Directors, alongside the documents of the staff level agreement, during the meeting in Washington DC, late August. The contents of the letter indicate that Pakistan has made progress in getting closer to reach a deal with the global lender for the $1.17...

Scope of Real Estate Economics in Pakistan

Real estate economics show that the current stable condition of the sector can be a foundation for future establishment of a substantial market. The booming percentages in real estate during the previous government were due to the befitting tax reforms and policies introduced by the Ex-Prime Minister. Lower rates of tax and higher rates of interest stemmed from the exceptional rates of return and innumerable amounts of tax collection. The current government has put forth the recommendations for the fiscal budget, focusing mainly on short term sustainability and long term progression. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, is here to explain the future of real estate in Pakistan, amid the change...

Steel Railing Design Ideas

Not only do stairs make a functional part of the house, but also they have a major share in elevating the interior decor of the house. Also, they take up a substantial amount of space, which is why it is practically impossible to not notice them. Intricately designed railings play a huge role in boosting the overall look of the stairs. There are numerous types of materials which are used for making railings, however, steel is one of the most commonly used ones. In case you are looking for steel railing design ideas, you are at the right place. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, has come up...

What Is Real Estate Wholesaling?

Investment in stocks and bonds isn’t like real estate as you don’t need a lot of initial capital to invest in these two markets. In the stock and bond markets, you can dive right in with as little as $100 and exit it whenever you like. On the other hand, real estate is different as it takes time to buy and sell the property. But, there are some strategies in real estate where you don’t need capital to invest in real estate.  To discuss the strategy in detail, Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, explains what is real estate wholesaling and how it works.   What Is Real Estate Wholesaling? Real estate...

Govt to appoint Captain (R) Usman as Commissioner Islamabad and CDA Chairman

ISLAMABAD: The federal government decided today to designate the current Commissioner of Lahore, Capt. (R) Muhammad Usman, as the Commissioner of Islamabad and as the Chairman of the Capital Development Authority (CDA). Being the current administrator of Metropolitan Corporation Lahore, Capt. (R) Usman has decided to cede his position by today evening as his services are required in the federal capital. The Government of Punjab, however, is yet to relieve him of his duties in the provincial capital. Capt. (R) Usman, a BPS-20 grade officer of Pakistan Administrative Services (PAS), has served as the Commissioner of Lahore for one year and five months. Keeping in view his successful campaigns in...

What Is a Property Listing: Everything You Need to Know

Credible and quality property listings can attract a number of buyers. A property listing is simply an advertisement for a real estate property that is for sale. It provides potential buyers with key information about the property, such as its price, location, descriptions, and photos.  Due to recent advancements in technology, property listings have become even more sophisticated and elaborate. Now, potential buyers can search for listings online, and even take virtual tours of properties. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, has prepared a detailed guide on everything you need to know about property listings.   What Is a Property Listing? A property listing displays real estate properties that are for sale or...