Top 10 Best Housing Societies in Islamabad

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Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan. The population of Islamabad is over 1.2 million people and it is on the list of the world’s most populous cities. That’s why there are several best housing societies in Islamabad. Islamabad covers an area of 906.5 Square Kilometers with an elevation of 507 m. 

Life in Islamabad is quite peaceful. Islamabad is a city of beauty with its beautiful picnic points and majestic monuments. The infrastructure of Islamabad is just phenomenal and life in Islamabad is full of facilities, amenities and ambience.  

Societies in Islamabad are planned smartly and are of international standards. Each housing society has its own features and is a great investment for the future. 

Some housing societies have changed the game in the real estate market of Pakistan and have accomplished in developing magnificent communities with huge land and great infrastructure. 

The infrastructure of Islamabad is controlled by the Capital Development Authority (CDA) and the following list includes all the CDA approved societies in Islamabad. 

List of 10 Best Housing Societies in Islamabad

  1. DHA Islamabad
  2. Bahria Town Islamabad
  3. Capital Smart City
  4. Park View City
  5. Blue World City
  6. Gulberg Greens
  7. Discovery Garden Islamabad
  8. Multi-Gardens B-17 G-Block Islamabad
  9. Nova City Islamabad
  10. Top City 1 Islamabad

1. DHA Islamabad

The metropolitan area of Islamabad consists of a highly prosperous residential area or community known as Defence Housing Authority (DHA). DHA Islamabad is located at GT road Rawalpindi. 

The Ministry of Defence Pakistan and the Pakistan Army manage DHA. Also, the DHA is considered as a hub for investmenting and getting the highest ROI. 

 The phases of DHA Islamabad are as follows:

  • Phase 1 
  • Phase 2
  • Phase 3 
  • Phase 4 
  • Phase 5
  • Phase 6 (Ex phase 2 Ext) 
  • DHA valley

There are four major blocks in DHA which are as follows:

  • Commercial block 
  • Residential block 
  • Overseas block
  • DHA homes

The society works to provide residents a luxurious lifestyle to the residents of DHA. The developer of Defense Housing Authority (DHA) Islamabad is Habib Rafiq (Pvt.) limited.

Its location is just phenomenal and investment over here is profitable. Also, It offers the residents a chance to live a modern lifestyle in a safe gated community. 

Residential plots are available in sizes of 5 Marla, 10 Marla and 1 Kanal whereas the commercial plots are available in the sizes of 4 Marla and 8 Marla. It provides several facilities such as:

  • Water, gas and Electricity
  • Maintenance
  • Quality Sewerage system
  • Good Infrastructure
  • Health 
  • Sport complexes 
  • International standard educational institutes 
  • Family clubs 
  • 24 hour security system 
  • Greenery 
  • A proper complaint management system 
  • Cinemas 
  • Malls
  • Spacious Parks
  • Mosques

2. Bahria Town Islamabad

Bahria Town Islamabad is a society with a vision of taking Pakistan in the future. Also, it is Asia’s largest private estate developer. It is owned by Mr. Malik Riaz (Real estate tycoon of Pakistan). 

Bahria town has introduced new dimensions to real estate and promoted luxurious lifestyle in Pakistan and did wonders in the world of infrastructures. 

Bahria Town is divided into various phases depending on the plot sizes, type of buildings and location. Out of all Phases, phase 1 is the most costly and developed one. 

Bahria town Phase 8 is the newest of all. Bahria town Islamabad is full of top-notch amenities and facilities. It is also approved by the Capital Development Authority (CDA) which lifts its worth more in the market. Moreover, it is located at a prime location near Jinnah Avenue. 

The phases of Bahria Town are as follows:

  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 1
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 2
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 3
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 4
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 5
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 6
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 7
  • Bahria Town Islamabad Phase 8 & Extension

 The residential plots comprise of 5 Marla, 8 Marla, 10 Marla, 1 Kanal and 2 Kanal while the commercial plots comprise of 5 Marla and 8 Marla. The facilities provided to the residents are as follows:

  • Water, gas and Electricity
  • Maintenance
  • Quality Sewerage system
  • Underground Electricity system
  • Grand mosque
  • Best Medical Facilities
  • Educational institutes
  • Mall of Islamabad
  • Sports complexes
  • 24/7 Security
  • Majestic Infrastructure

The projects of Bahria Town include

  • Bahria Town Safari valley 
  • Bahria Town overseas enclave
  • Bahria Town garden City
  • Bahria enclave Islamabad 
  • Bahria intellectual’s village 
  • Awami villas apartment
  • Bahria Town commercial 
  • Bahria Golf City
  • Bahria Garden City
  • AGRO Luxury Farm Houses

3. Capital Smart City

Capital Smart City is also one of the best societies in Islamabad because of its exclusive lifestyle. It is also known as a place for smart investments. 

Also, it offers monthly and quarterly easy installment plans. Capital Smart City is just 5 to 7 minutes away from Islamabad international airport and is also located on the CPEC route. 

It has a grand entrance with 18-Lanes (400 Ft. wide) Central Boulevard with residential and commercial plots, residential villas, residential apartment, villa apartments and many more. Moreover, it is the first ever exclusive community for overseas Pakistanis. 

Some districts and blocks of Capital Smart City as follows:

  • Hills Vista 
  • Crystal Lake 
  • China village 
  • Financial square 
  • Aviation village 
  • Holiday Park 
  • Healthcare City 
  • Education City 
  • Overseas districts 
  • Mosque 
  • BRT systems 
  • Infrastructure 
  • Gardens and parks 
  • FDH buildings
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Executive Block

The capital Smart City also have smart villas of

  • 5 Marla (3 and 4 beds villas)
  • 7 Marla (4 beds villas)
  • 10 Marla (4 and 5 beds villas)
  • 12 Marla (4 and 5 beds villas)
  • 1 Kanal (5 and 6 beds villas)
  • 2 Kanal (5, 6 and 7 bed villas)

The smart features of these villas include:

  • CCTV outdoor camera 
  • CCTV indoor cameras 
  • Remote access 
  • Smart motion sensors 
  • Automatic door lock 
  • Temperature and humidity senses 
  • Smart door and Windows

 There are two types of booking option 

  • Manual booking
  • Smart E booking

Some Features of capital smart city are as follows:

  • Healthcare
  • Mosques
  • Clubhouses
  • Halls
  • Official Sports Academy
  • ICC Standard Cricket Stadium
  • Educational Institutes
  • Olympic Stadium
  • Indoor Arena
  • F2 Race Track and Motocross Track
  • Pavilion

4. Park View City

Park view City claims to be the heart of Islamabad; it is full of luxury and amenities. It is located in Islamabad zone IV at Malot Road near the Margalla hills. 

The Vision Group (Mr. Abdul Aleem Khan CEO) is the owner and developer of Park View City. Also, It is approved by CDA in 2020. Furthermore, it is located close to beautiful landmarks like Bani Gala, Botanical Gardens, Lake View Park, Bhara Kahu and Bahria Enclaves I and II. 

Moreover, it spreads over 1200 Kanals on the land of Islamabad.  The best thing about this housing scheme is its location.

Each block in Park View City has the following mix of residential and commercial:

Residential Plots

  • Hills Estate
  • Golf Estate
  • Overseas Block
  • Terrace Block
  • Park View Homes
  • A,B,C,D,E,F and J Block

Commercial Plots

  • The WALK
  • Overseas Commercial
  • Commercial Downtown

 Park view City provides its residents with all the basic necessities. Some of the features of Park new city Islamabad as follows:

  • Security 
  • 24/7 surveillance 
  • 24/7 provision of water, electricity and gas 
  • Underground electricity supply 
  • Schools 
  • Mosques 
  • Great infrastructure 
  • Cinemas 
  • Parks 
  • Zoos
  • Healthcare 
  • Commercial areas

The society offers an installment plan of 2 years. 

5. Blue World City

The project of blue world city was launched by Blue Group of Companies in collaboration with Chinese urbanist Shan Jian Municipal Engineering Company in 2018 and the development started in 2019. 

Blue world City occupies a land of 100000 Kanals. Also, it is located near the Chakri interchange which connects it with Lahore – Islamabad Motorway (M2). 

Blue world city has many blocks some of which are as follows:

  • Overseas block
  • General block 
  • Awami block 
  • Waterfront block 
  • Sports valley

 The Blue World city also offers Blue hills farms houses under the category of 

  • 02 kanal
  • 8 kanal
  • 12 kanal
  • 16 kanal

Some attractive features of this housing society will be 

  • Blue mosque 
  • Water theme park 
  • Night Safari and zoo
  • Corporate office 
  • Horse mascots 
  • Rumi square

It is known as the tourist society of Pakistan in the world’s most beautiful capital.  The no objection certificate (NOC) is not approved until now but will be approved soon by RDA and then prices will surely rise making investor’s huge profits. 

On the other hand, total land of blue World city is divided into four phases which are further divided into different residential and commercial blocks. Residential plot sizes range from 3 Marla till 2 Kanal where commercial plots are of 5 Marla and 10 Marla. 

The facilities of this housing society are as follows:

  • Security 
  • 24/7 surveillance 
  • 24/7 provision of water, electricity and gas 
  • 5 star hotels
  • Wide carpeted roads
  • Parks
  • Water theme park
  • Replica of Blue Mosque
  • Educational Institutes
  • Skilled workers
  • Proper sewerage system
  • Healthcare
  • Police stations

6. Gulberg Greens

Gulberg green is a project of Intelligence Bureau Cooperative Housing Scheme (IBECHS) and it got NOC (no objection certificate) in 2009. It is just a beautiful society at a perfect location. 

Also, it gets the connection to both Islamabad and Rawalpindi as it is located on the prime location on the main Islamabad expressway. It is 12 km away from the zero point. It spreads over 15000 kanal of land in Islamabad.

Some facilities of Gulberg Green are as follows:

  • 220 ft. wide Main Boulevard
  • Prime location
  • Underground electricity gas and water supply 
  • Infrastructure 
  • Gated community 
  • Environment 
  • Sewerage system
  • Maintenance
  • Skilled workers

 Gulberg green is a good option for investment as it provides quality infrastructure and a safe environment. Urban Planning & Design (PVT) Limited (UPDL) are the developers of the place. 

Moreover, the Gulberg Green has a huge return on investments. It has a very peaceful and clean atmosphere. The infrastructure is well planned. Furthermore, the society is well maintained and well connected with the rest of the city through main boulevards. The plot size ranges from 5 Marla till 2 Kanal with easy installment options.

7. Discovery Garden Islamabad

Discovery Garden is a progressive housing society which wants to give its residents an amazing experience. The place is eco-friendly. Also, the housing society is well designed by its recognized architects and design coaches. 

It is located just seven minutes’ drive away from the New Islamabad International Airport and it’s a 20 minutes’ drive from Islamabad in Rawalpindi City centers. 

The distinctive features of the society include:

  • Carnival City 
  • Shooting club 
  • Mini golf 
  • Hotel and resorts 
  • Grand mosque 
  • Water Park 
  • Kartodrome 
  • Ranches 
  • Central parks 
  • State of the art hospital 
  • State of the art School 
  • Community Town Centre 
  • Waste collection system 
  • Load shedding free environment 
  • Restaurants
  • Solar energy system 
  • Cycling trails 
  • Golden Mile 
  • Free Wi-Fi sports 
  • Security and surveillance 
  • Underground utilities

A brand-new property development in Islamabad, The Discovery Gardens by Falaknaz Group, has all the latest and most opulent amenities.

 It spreads over 15000 Kanals which will be further expanded to 35000 Kanals in the future. The project is planned by experts, recognized architects, skilled civil engineers and workers. The society is offering different plot sizes. The plots sizes are as follows:

  • 5 Marla 
  • 8 Marla 
  • 10 Marla 
  • 1 kanal

The housing scheme provides a very affordable and easy four year monthly installment plan. 

8. Multi-Gardens B-17 G-Block Islamabad

Multi-Gardens B-17 G-Block Islamabad is developed by Multi Professional Cooperative Housing Scheme (MPCHS).  This society is working to provide its residents with a lot of facilities and luxuries. 

The exceptional society is attracting a lot of buyers and investors. It is attracting a lot of investors and buyers due to its prime location near the motorway. The prices are expected to be increased in the future which will allow the buyers and the investors to value from their investment. It is considered to be a great investment opportunity and will provide high returns. 

It is on the list due to its convenient and easy installment plan and due to its location. The buyers can invest in residential as well as commercial plots. The plot sizes range from 5 Marla to 1 Kanal in the residential sector.

 Multi-Gardens B-17 G-Block Islamabad office a lot of facilities including 

  • 24/7 Security system
  • Educational institute 
  • Healthcare 
  • Underground electricity 
  • Utilities like gas and water
  • Mosque
  • Parks 
  • Commercial area

9. Nova City Islamabad

If you want to invest your money in some place trustworthy it is Nova City Islamabad. It is located at a prime location of CPEC road, Rawalpindi ring road and Fateh Jang Road. 

So, its prime location draws the attention of many investors and buyers. This place is developed by well-known developers known as Nova Group. The company is hiring talented staff, professional architects and skilled civil engineers for the development projects. 

Moreover, it is located at almost 21 minutes drive away from the New Islamabad International Airport. 

Nova City is divided into blocks which are as follows: 

  • Overseas block
  • Nova City farmhouse 
  • Nova City Islamabad Villas
  • E sports block 
  • Pueblo block

 Society is divided into commercial and residential plots. The residential plot ranges from 5 Marla till one Kanal whereas the commercial plot are of two types 4 Marla and 8 Marla. Following are some features of Nova City

Water, gas and Electricity

  • Maintenance
  • Quality Sewerage system
  • Good Infrastructure
  • Healthcare
  • Underground electricity supply
  • 24/7 Security system 

10. Top City 1 Islamabad

Top city Islamabad is one of the wonderful societies or complexes in Islamabad. It was founded in 2012. It is approved by RDA (Rawalpindi development authority). 

The development projects are going at a very fast pace. It is one of the most luxurious and affordable societies in Islamabad. The lifestyle in top city Islamabad is very lavish with a lot of facilities and luxuries. 

Top city Islamabad is just 20 minute drive from downtown G 11 market Islamabad and you can access Kashmir highway and Lahore/Islamabad motorways. It is located only 3 km away from New Islamabad International Airport

 The main features of Top City 1 are as follows:

  • Majestic apartments 
  • Five star hotels 
  • State of the art office buildings 
  • International standard educational institute 
  • Medical and healthcare centers 
  • Parks 
  • Lake 


So, you have discovered the top 10 best housing societies in Islamabad in this write-up. These are some of the short listed housing societies by local real estate experts and Luxurious Marketing’s expert team. We hope this list will help you come up with some conclusions while making an investment decision. 

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