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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

CDA kickstarts development work in E-12

ISLAMABAD: Following an intensive operation of state land retrieval, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) finally kickstarted development work in the E-11 sector over the weekend. The sector’s pending development dates back to 1989 when it was first launched. The plot holders still await the possession of their respective lands. It is pertinent to state that last year, CDA awarded development contracts in E-12 subsectors encompassing the construction of streets, drainage systems, sewerage and water supply, and roads. However, due to local landlords’ resistance, the work couldn’t be completed in the stipulated period of one year. In subsector 2, only 11% of work has been accomplished, and in subsector 3, only...

All plot files to be processed via NRTC system: CDA

ISLAMABAD: On Monday, Capital Development Authority (CDA) issued a statement that post-May 16, all the plot files were to be uploaded and processed via the National Radio and Telecommunication Corporation (NRTC) system. It is pertinent to state that the CDA’s wing that manages the cases of those lands that CDA had acquired and were to provide alternate plots, in turn, had been receiving multiple inquiries for “bogus allotment cases”. The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) is also investigating these cases at the moment. Therefore, an official from CDA’s information technology wing stated that from now on the NRTC system would be utilized to handle all the cases of the abovementioned...

Graana.com Kickstarts Property Festival in Lahore With a Bang

Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, commenced the Property Festival Lahore 2022 on May 7th by hosting the biggest real estate experts and investors in the country.  PFL has caught the attention of its audience with its vast blend of luxury and residential property options available at the event.  Let’s follow through on what makes PFL the place to be this weekend.  The festival is particularly focused on offering real estate investment opportunities to potential buyers. Furthermore, it showcases Graana.com’s efforts in highlighting Pakistan’s biggest real estate names and their projects that are ideal for future investment.   PFL – Contributing to Real Estate Development Drive Consistent shifts in real estate market trends bring...

How to Navigate a Competitive Rental Market

The imbalance between supply and demand in the real estate sector has reached its peak – there is an influx of buyers vying for the same property that is priced astronomically high. While the coronavirus pandemic did exacerbate the tight housing supply, the current frenzied market has been long-brewing owing to several factors. One of the major causes is the fact that demand has increased substantially due to the growing millennial market. While there are several ways to predict real estate trends, there can be sudden shifts that can change its course for months or even years. Hence, reversing such gaps can take time, making it even...

Top Sustainable Designs Trends in Commercial Real Estate

Many real estate investors are turning towards sustainable options for building materials, especially to raise the value of the property. Due to decreased operating and maintenance expenses, corporate tenants now also recognise the importance of green office buildings, a significant element in today’s competitive real estate market. Sustainable design takes advantage of technological advancements to provide less toxic building materials while ensuring highly efficient heating, ventilation, air-conditioning systems, energy-efficient electrical and water systems, and designs that take advantage of natural light, landscaping, and building orientation to improve energy and occupant efficiency. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, looks at sustainable designs used in commercial real estate across the globe.    Features of...

Top Apps Every Real Estate Agent Should Use

As a real estate agent, you are constantly on the go, from client meetings to listing presentations to open houses. You’re already using your smartphone to answer a number of calls, texts, and emails. So, make the most of it by using the best real estate agent apps. Some apps are designed specifically for real estate agents, while others are intended for anyone running a small business or trying to be more efficient with their workday. In any case, using these apps will help you become a better, more responsive agent who can meet your clients’ needs, close deals, and earn new business.   Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, takes...

15 Minimalist Home Decor Ideas

After a hectic day outside, home is the place where you unwind and feel relaxed. The decor of your home play a huge role in changing your mood. This is why it is essential to decorate your house accordingly. Decorating your house can be an activity of great joy. If you want to give a minimalist look to your home, here are some tips. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal has compiled a list of minimalist home decor ideas to help you revamp your home. Neutral Colour Tones One of the essential features of minimalist decor is the use of neutral hues. If you want to give a minimalist look to...

REIT vs. Direct Property Investment

Real estate is a lucrative business option for many investors as they consider it an integral part of their diverse investment portfolio. Investing capital in a property is considered an effective long term option of growing wealth and obtaining financial security. When it comes to adding real estate to an investment portfolio, there are two popular ways for investors: REIT and direct property investment.  REITs or Real Estate Investment Trusts are companies that offer the chance of generating income without buying any physical real estate. On the other hand, direct property investment involves buying and managing the property yourself.  In this blog, Graana, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, features a...

The Future of Real Estate Transactions

The future of real estate transactions is going towards a very promising future with more vendors moving towards a digital future. The rapid pace of this changing world and the speed at which digital assets are developed and adopted has skyrocketed due to the pandemic. There are certain cities that are reeling toward the idea of a completely digital real estate transaction. The city of Miami in the United States allowed the idea of payment via a cryptocurrency known as the Miami coin. The success of this move has sparked interest in the general public and also opened doors for further potential transactions like taxes.. Graana.com, Pakistan’s Smartest...

Rawal Dam Flyover to be completed by Sept: CDA

ISLAMABAD: On Friday, Capital Development Authority (CDA) in collaboration with Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) renewed the deadline for the Rawal Dam Flyover Chowk Project to September this year. A CDA official said, “As per the directives of the prime minister, we have revived the project and will meet the deadline of September as given to us.” The official further briefed that the asphaltic work on the slip road towards the Serena Hotel had been accomplished. The slip road was one of the integral milestones of the said project and its completion puts the project’s progress on track. Other CDA sources revealed that to meet the deadline, FWO had been mobilized...