DHA Karachi is the most prime and desired vicinity for the people of Karachi, it has been divided in 8 Phases from 1 to 8. All these 8 phases are spread over the area of approximately 8500 Acres of Land, out of which 4000 plus Acres is designated only for Phase 8.
DHA Karachi Phase VIII spread over huge land, and for the development purpose (portions wise), it has been divided into different zones. Like A, B, C, D-1 & D-2, E, and Phase 8 Extension also known as Sahil Streets.
If you are looking to buy or sell plots in DHA Karachi Phase VIII ( Phase 8 ), then do checkout the list of DHAToday’s preferred real estate agents in DHA Karachi & Clifton.
You may also like to checkout:
The limits of this zone is from Khayaban-e-Qasim to Khayaban-e-Ghalib and on the other side from Zulfiqar Street 1 to Beach Avenue. The permission of construction allowed for this zone in 1997 and till today more than 50% of the area still has open plots.
The categories of plots available in this zone are 1000 square yards (divided into two) previously it was allowed but from 2008 the division of plots has been restricted. Original category for residential plots is only 1000 and 2000 square yards. When the division was allowed some plot has been divided into 500 square yards, 666 square yards, and some 2000 square yards plots divided into to four portions in odd sizes but now not possible. And for commercial purpose, 100 and 200 square yards plots categories are available.
The limits of this zone is from Khayaban-e-Ghalib to Khayaban-e-Bilal and on the other side from Zulfiqar Street 1 to Khayaban-e-Shujaat, the permission of construction allowed for this zone in April 2011 and till today only 2 to 3 % plots are under construction remaining are open plots.
The categories of plots available in this zone are 100, 120, 150, (staff category) and 500, 1000 and very few of 2000 square yards. And no commercial are in this zone. Amenities plot are also available in this zone, and out of these amenities plots some are operational and school & collages are running.
In this zone apartments are also available like Creek Vistas, which is the part of Creek City scheme. Golf Club is also in this zone, remaining land of creek city is being given to private builder Aqeel Karim Dhedhi (AKD) and the project is going to be launch The Arkadians, this project is spread over 43 Acres of land.
The limits of this zone is from Khayaban-e-Bilal to Marine Avenue, and on other side from 16th Street to Beach Avenue, the permission of construction is expected for this zone in March 2013 and the development work is in full swing these days. The categories of plots available in this zone are 500, 1000 square yards residential plots.
1000 square yards plots of this zone have special dimension with very wide front which is (120*75). It is very suitable for the division into two plots but the division is ban these days, previously many plots have been divided. In this zone only categories for residential plots, and on commercial side there very exclusive category of commercial plots which is specific area of Business Zone. There are categories of big commercial plots like 333, 666, 1000, 1500, and 2500 square yards plots.
Construction bylaws for this area will be totally different from other commercial areas. The forecast for this area that this will be the high class commercial area of Defence Phase 8. Zone C is the hottest area for investment purpose these days and prices are attractive for investors.
The limits of this zone is from Khayaban-e-Ghalib to Khayaban-e-Bilal, and on other side from 36th Street to Beach Avenue. The categories of plots available in this zone are 500, 1000 and 2000 square yards residential plots. And no commercial are in this zone. This zone have further two portions as D1 and D2,
- D1: Khayaban-e- Ghalib to Khayaban-e-Khayber and on the other side same 36th Street to Beach Avenue.
- D2: Khayaban-e-Khayber to Khayaban-e-Bilal and on the other side same 36th Street to Beach Avenue.
The limits of this zone is from Khayaban-e-Ghalib to Khayaban-e-Bilal, and on other side from Khayaban-e-Shujaat to 36th Street. The categories of plots available in this zone are 500, 1000 and 2000 square yards residential plots. And large commercial named Peninsula Commercial, in this 100 and 200 square yards commercial plots are available.
Phase VIII-Extension (Sahil Streets)
This area is along the Beach Avenue, the land of this area reclaimed later after the allotment of phase VIII. In this area only 300 and 500 square yard of residential plots are available and 100 square yard commercial plots.
Phase VIII-Ext. comprising on 220 Acres approximately. 60% area utilized for the plotting and rest of the area is for the Roads / Parks and Parking. The minimum size of road is 35 feet wide. This area along with Beach Avenue (120 feet wide road) and the other side Sahil Avenue (60 feet wide road) are along the beach.
Other Khayabans are also passed in it, like Khayaban-e-Iqbal, Khayaban-e-Khalid, Khayaban-e-Babar and Khayaban-e-Faisal. All the streets in the area are known as Sahil Streets and there are total 37 Sahil Streets with cutting of 300 and 500 yards plots.
The development work is being in progress and the infrastructure will be completed in 2013. The plots on Beach Avenue have both side roads (Single Patti Plots) and have premium price. The development work is under progress for this area together with Zone D1.
In this zone there are 1186 Plots of 300 square yards, 524 Plots 500 square yards and 644 Plots 100 square yards.
Note: This article is written by Mr. Muhammad Shafi Jakvani, CEO – Citi Associates. All the information in this article is up-to-date till 16th September, 2012.