DHA Karachi

DHA Karachi is a one-of-a-kind residential/commercial project that is being created quickly in accordance with current engineering and architectural principles. DCK was masterfully planned with a forward-thinking strategy to make it a resident-friendly city in terms of healthcare, education, family entertainment, and easy access. To make DCK a green and healthy city, a horticultural component has been imaginatively incorporated.

History

A group of former Army officers founded the Defence Officers Housing Society in March 1953. It was later taken over by the government in 1981, on presidential instructions, and the controls were handed over to the Corps Commander, Karachi

NOC

DHA is an authority to issue approval to the hosing societies. So, DHA Karachi also got its approval from DHA.

Owners and developers of DHA Karachi

The GHQ regulates and monitors all the societies related to DHA. The headquarter processes its immense efforts to bring the housing societies to the highest level and facilitate the staff and civilian government employees with the best residential and commercial plots.

Location map

location map of DHA Karachi

Master plan

With the joint efforts of Osmani & company (pvt) ltd, Doxiadis Associates and professor Spiro Pollias as chief planner won a design completion in august 2010 to cover the master planning study of DHA Karachi. The master plan of the area offers residential, commercial plot facilities.

Master Plan of DHA Karachi

Features

  • Beautiful gardens
  • Commercial markets
  • Central library
  • Health basic facilities
  • Parks
  • Shopping malls
  • Standard education institutions
  • Easy installment plans
  • Secure community

Payment plans

There are many categories in which payment plans are different.

  • Category A- Army officers
  • Category B- retired armed forces officers
  • Category H- DEF EST
  • Category I- civilian government officers
  • Category J- Inland Pakistani
  • Category J- overseas Pakistani
  • Category K- staff
  • Category E
  • Category D
  • Category T
  • Category U

Category A

Residential plots

  • 250 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs20000 and a membership fee is 20300. The total price of each plot is Rs507500 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs14500.
  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is 20300. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs24750.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs 200000, and a membership fee is 20300. The total price of each plot is 2030000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs45750.

Category B

Residential plots

  • 250 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is RS20500. The total price of each plot is Rs507500 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs15000.
  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is RS20500. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs25000.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs 200000, and a membership fee is 20300. The total price of each plot is 2030000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs50000.

Category H

Residential plots

  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is RS20500. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs25000.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs 200000, and a membership fee is 20300. The total price of each plot is 2030000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs50000.

Category I

Residential plots

  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs50000 and a membership fee is Rs60500. The total price of each plot is Rs1865000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs50000.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs 100000, and a membership fee is 60500. The total price of each plot is 3780000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs100000.

 Category J

Residential plots

  • 200 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs766000 and with three-monthly installment plans of Rs2000.
  • 300 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs1149000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 30000.
  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs50000 and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs1915000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 50000.
  • 1000 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs100000 and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs3830000and with three-monthly installment plans of 100000.
  • 2000 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs600000 and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs7660000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 200000.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs100000, and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs3830000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 100000.
  • 300 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs150000, and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs7095000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 175000.
  • 500 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs250000, and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs15075000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 375000.
  • 2000 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs1000000, and a membership fee is RS60500. The total price of each plot is Rs60300000 and with three-monthly installment plans of 1500000.

Category J (overseas)

Residential plots

  • 200 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $350 and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $9500 and with three-monthly installment plans of $250.
  • 300 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $350 and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $14200 and with three-monthly installment plans of $365.
  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $730 and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $24200 and with three-monthly installment plans of $620
  • 1000 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $1400 and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $47500 and with three-monthly installment plans of $1200.
  • 2000 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $7500 and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $95000 and with three-monthly installment plans of $2400.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $1250, and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $47500and, with three-monthly installment plans of $1200.
  • 1000 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of $6200, and a membership fee is $730. The total price of each plot is $375000 and with three-monthly installment plans of $9250.

Category K

Residential plots

  • 200 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs20000 and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs406000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs9650.
  • 300 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs20000 and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs406000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs14725.
  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs25750.

Commercial plots

  • 200 SQ YDS commercial plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs200000, and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs2030000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs45750.

Category E

Residential plots

  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is Rs20300. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs24750.

Category D

Residential plots

  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is Rs20300. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs24750.

Category T

Residential plots

  • 300 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs20000 and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs609000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs24725.
  • 500 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is Rs20300. The total price of each plot is Rs1015000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs24750.

Category U

Residential plots

  • 125 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs375000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs8875.
  • 125 SQ YDS residential plots are available in category A with a downpayment of Rs25000 and a membership fee is Rs20500. The total price of each plot is Rs600000 and with six-monthly installment plans of Rs14500.

Facilities

Markets

As DHA Karachi is a densely populated and commercially important neighborhood. There are a number of well-known marketplaces in and around it. Shops and markets are scattered over the neighborhood, situated in strategic locations. Furthermore, there are a variety of markets to choose from, including high-end bazaars as well as more affordable ones. Following are the most popular markets

Khadda market

It’s a huge market in Stadium Commercial Area Defence V. Khadda Market, one of the area’s oldest markets, has a wide variety of goods, from groceries to clothing. The market is particularly well-known for its food offerings. A supermarket, a photo gallery, and gift shops are also available. The market has a wide range of products that are both affordable and diverse.

Imtiaz supermarket

It is a one-stop-all mart that is a branch of a well-known grocery chain. Groceries, frozen and refrigerated foods, as well as skincare and pharmacy products, are all available at the store.

Gulf market

The market, which is known for selling fabric at reasonable prices and providing a wide selection, appeals to inhabitants not only of DHA Karachi but also of the surrounding districts. The market also sells a range of jewelry in addition to apparel.

There are also a number of additional markets in the neighborhood. Fruit markets like Badar Commercial Fruit Market in Phase V and Farmer’s Market in Phase VIII, Defense, are examples. The latter market is a little more pricey. It is well-known for selling organic foods, which are a healthier alternative to processed and preserved foods.

Karachi railway station

Karachi Cantonment Railway Station, popularly known as Karachi Cantt, is one of the city’s most important railway stations. The railway station, which is located near Daudpota Road in Saddar, contains a waiting room, ticket counters, and tuck shops. Pizza Hut and Rehmat-e-Shereen stores are among the other retailers on Platform 1. The station, which is equipped with all basic amenities, allows for both advance and on-the-spot reservations. You can utilize the services not only for Pakistan Railways reservations but also for parcel and cargo services.

Educational institutions

This sector, like other necessities, has a variety of educational institutions to choose from. Many schools, colleges, and universities may be found in and around DHA Karachi.

  • DUA higher secondary school
  • The branches of city school
  • DA model school
  • Foundation public school
  • Karachi British school

Besides these schools, there are reputed universities serving the residents with the standard education.

Greenwich University

Greenwich University is a private sector university recognized by the HEC. The university is located in a residential area offering researches in various fields. There are many business schools and colleges, but the Greenwich university is leading among them. Many MPAs, MNAs and reputed leaders are related to the university. They had something from the university.

Indus university

The university is located a 5-minute drive from phase v. previously, the university was known as Indus institute of higher education. The HEC categorizes it as a W category. In this, the top most universities are kept. In 2013, the charter inspection and Evaluation Committee ranked the university among the top universities.

Health facilities

When you have all the facilities but lacking in health facilities, then that all is in vain. As health is wealth, DHA Karachi has constructed state-of-the-art hospitals to provide 24 hours services to its residents. There are many hospitals in the city in which qualified doctors are serving you with great enthusiasm.

  • South city hospital
  • Al Tamash hospital
  • Sir Syed hospital
  • Ziauddin hospital
  • PNS Shifa hospital Karachi.

Banks

A bank is an important sector of the economy. You must take the services of a bank if you are living in a community. Bank offers you the facilities of transactions, loans and keeps safe your investment or money. There are branches of many banks near phase vi.

  • Allied bank limited
  • Muslim commercial bank
  • The bank of Punjab
  • Bank al Habib
  • Js bank
  • Meezan bank
  • Habib metro bank
  • Bank Alfalah
  • Faysal bank
  • Restaurants

Sometimes you want to go out of your home and take your family to a restaurant. But always you desire to select a restaurant where you can have standard and delicious food at an affordable rate. There is a number of restaurants which can give you your longing dishes.

 Sport facilities

The sound body keeps the sound mind. To keep yourself fresh and healthy, you need to attach yourself to sports activities. The city offers you the best opportunities for playing and exercise. You can also join a gym situated in many areas of the city. You can also fulfill your desire to play golf. There are many golf clubs within society. Another interesting facility that the city offers you is the boating experience. You can also have the joy of embarking on a yacht.

Parks

Developing many parks for the entertainment of its residents is the primary aim of the city. Parks are the best places to attracts people. There are jogging tracks in the parks. You can make your evenings memorable by going there and walk and enjoy the pleasant weather in the evening. The parks in DHA Karachi are:

  • Hill park,
  • Nishat Park
  • Rahat park
  • A.K khan park
  • Visually Impaired person park

Shopping malls

There are many shopping malls

The palace

In phase viii, this mall is situated in Khayaban-e-shaheen. This huge mall is constructed in a nice way. It offers standard items. There is also a cinema in the mall. And the cinema is popular among others in the city. On the weekend, people from around the city come here to watch movies.

Ocean mall

The ocean mall is well known in the city. It offers you shopping, food, entertainment and other facilities under one roof. The mall also has a theater for the attraction of the customer. Always, you want to take your family on the weekend to a special place. So, the ocean mall is one of the best malls in Karachi, located near the DHA Karachi. You can have here all the brands trending nowadays.

Zamzama mall

This mall is located in Zamzama commercial area. When the area became developing, this was the first mall established there. The mall is having 120 shops providing gorgeous items for the comfort of the residents of the city.

The mall has a very full-proof security system that enables you to go shopping without worrying about cars, etc.

Why invest in DHA Karachi

DHA’s projects gave the best overcome against your investment. If you are craving to earn a huge profit in return for your assets, DHA Karachi is the best option for fulfilling your purpose. Besides generating money, if you want to choose to spend life in a secure community where all the basic and luxurious facilities are available at very low prices, this society gives you the opportunity. If you are an employee with armed forces or civil government, society opens for you many doors of investment with a very low deposit. With investment from 14000 t0 200000, you can start your journey with DHA Karachi.

Pros and cons

Pros

  • The society gives you the opportunity to have your plot in the DHA area.
  • There are many unique facilities that other societies failed to provide
  • The educational institutions in the society are according to international standards.
  • All the amenities like electricity, sui gas and pure water at your doorstep.
  • Clean and eco-friendly environment.
  • In the populated city of Karachi, you can live your life soothing and peaceful environment.
  • There are green parks and sports complexes within the society.

Cons

  • There are not many cons in this society. However, society has many things for staff related to government and less to civil.

Conclusion

You now have the best information about DHA Karachi. For securing your future and the constant tomorrow for your family, plot booking is waiting for you in this society. The investment in this society will make your capital value. If you want to buy a commercial or residential; plot, pay a visit to sigma properties.

FAQs

Q1: Can a plot be transferred without surrender of A lease?

A1: NO, a plot cannot be transferred without surrender. A lease.

Q2: Can a plot be transferred without clearance of a bank where NOC for mortgage issued?

A2: No, a plot cannot be transferred without clearance of a bank where NOC for mortgage issued.

Q3: Can a plot be transferred within the same day?

A3Yes, the Sign Before for transfer of plot can be executed within the same day.

Q4: If the owner of a plot cannot attend the DHA office for Signs before, what procedure can be operated?

A4: The owner of a pot may submit his request for deputation of a DHA designated officer for Sign Before at his house at his expense.

Q5:Can a property or plot be transferred if it is under investigation?

A5: No, under investigation, the property cannot be transferred.