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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 IMARAT Hospitality Is Turning Pakistan Into the Next Tourism Hotspot

Pakistan is gradually emerging as a premium tourist destination, however, the potential, to a great extent, still remains untapped. This is because there are only a handful of hotels in Pakistan in general, and fewer so in the Northern Areas that provide all the necessary amenities required by tourists. The COVID-19 pandemic has further exacerbated the problem as it will impact foreign exchange along with retarding the regional economy. Investors seeking secure options (for land, houses, residential properties etc.) in the post-pandemic era are re-adjusting their investing patterns. Due to the volatile nature of the revenue-generating process, investors are wary of investing in Pakistan’s hotel business. While most of the...

Duplex vs. Flat: Which One is Better for Renting?

Finding a place to live comes with several decisions, and deciding on a property that suits your lifestyle is the most important one. If you are looking for a temporary residential option, i.e. A rental property, you might come across a lot of options including duplex houses and flats. There is a high chance that you will consider both options. However, it is essential to understand the basic difference between them before you proceed to make a decision about living in a duplex or a flat for rent. In this blog Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, discusses the topic of duplex vs. flats at length.   What is a Flat?   Image of...

Paragon City, Lahore: Amenities & Facilities

Luxury living is more than just opulent design and finishes; it is having access to modern amenities along with other high-end amusements. Similarly, a high price tag alone won’t put a property in the luxury category — it needs to be refined and exclusive. Many housing schemes in Lahore latched on to the luxury label in recent years to cater to the changing needs and tastes of the population. Among the several districts that make up the city’s most exclusive neighbourhoods, Paragon City Housing Scheme, Lahore is one such example that redefines luxury living.  As with any affluent housing society, custom designs, meticulous attention to detail, and facilities...

What Is Eid ul Fitr and How Is It Celebrated?

With the Holy Month of Ramadan coming to an end, Muslims all over the world have started preparing for the joyous occasion of Eid ul Fitr. Also known as ‘Lesser Eid’, this celebration commemorates the end of the month-long fasting of Ramadan. Symbolised by the sighting of a waxing crescent moon, the religious holiday represents hope and gratitude, which is duly expressed through the celebrations and festivities that follow suit. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, features everything you need to know about Eid ul Fitr and the different ways it is celebrated.   What is Eid ul Fitr?   Source: Pinterest   Falling on the first day of Shawwal, the 10th month in the Islamic...

Building Materials: A Complete Guide

The materials used for the construction of buildings, houses, or any other structure are called building materials. There is a wide variety of building materials that are used in the construction industry. Building materials are chosen based on the type of projects and their cost-effectiveness. Some of the most commonly used building materials are wood, cement, concrete, clay, metal, bricks, rocks, plastic, glass, and concrete. In this blog, Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, provides you with information about the basic building materials that are used for construction. Following is the list of some of the most used building materials. Metal Wood Concrete Stone Bricks Glass Ceramics Plastic   Metal   (Source: Google)   For the construction industry, production of metal requires a lot...

PTA advises illegal housing societies against social media ads

ISLAMABAD: Lahore Development Authority (LDA) approached Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to curb the digital and social media advertisements of illegal housing societies. According to PTA’s press release, the actions followed Lahore High Court’s writ petition as per the 30th March 2022 order issuing greater control over illegal housing advertisements. PTA would officially go after the housing societies that function without a proper No Object Certificate (NOC) and nevertheless conduct online advertisements on digital and social media platforms. Such societies had been strictly advised to refrain from digital advertising activities or else PTA would take action against them as per its legal mandate. Sources further revealed that LDA had forwarded its concerns...

How Technology Helps in the Home Search Process

Having all relevant information available at the click of the button has made the entire home search process a lot easier. Without spending a lot of time or money, buyers can easily gain access to thousands of property listings in the local market. Unlike other industries, where technology adaptation has progressed quickly, the real estate industry has been slow in adopting the latest technology trends, such as artificial intelligence, augmented reality and big data. The use of these technologies in the industry is still in the initial stages but they are being implemented to make the home searching process as seamless as possible.  Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, explains...

Wazir Khan Mosque: History & Significance

Lahore is one of the oldest cities in Pakistan and is renowned for its cultural wealth. The city has preserved several mosques, offices, and libraries from the Mughal and colonial eras. Most of these structures are still functional today. This includes the Wazir Khan Mosque,  the most ornate mosque from the Mughal era. Even today, it serves as a major site of worship. It stands outside the Delhi gate of Lahore’s walled city, which visitors can reach after passing through the bustling bazaar and squabbling voices of vendors and customers. The mosque is known for the trademark Mughal architecture, with the intricate patterns adorning its walls. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest...

Top Most Expensive Metaverse Plots

Digital land and metaverse are all the rage these days, and with everyone trying to follow suit, there have been a lot of misconceptions about how much a property can fetch in the metaverse. Given the investment opportunity that it presents, many are also wondering about how to buy a plot in the metaverse. Graana.com, Pakistan’s Smartest Property Portal, is here to help unpackage some of these important questions and tell you more about some of the highest fetching properties in the metaverse.   What Is The Metaverse   (Source: Unsplash)   The metaverse is a decentralized virtual world where immersive experiences are created. Gamers and investors can use blockchain technology to buy digital...

5 Essential Tips to Choose the Right Escrow Company

An escrow company streamlines a third-party platform for an escrow contract, which outlines the legal terms and conditions between two participants involved in a financial agreement. During the contractual process, an escrow agent holds the funds in a third-party account until the specific terms and conditions of the contract are fulfilled. Once all the contractual conditions are fulfilled, the escrow agent delivers the funds and other assets to the respective parties. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, provides a complete guide to understanding escrow companies and contracts.   Uses of Escrow Contracts Escrow contracts are insurance against property or money scams. Due to this element of security, they are used in several business...