Known for its natural beauty, majestic mountains, lush green gardens, and peaceful environment, Pakistan’s federal capital Islamabad ranked as 2nd most beautiful capital city in the world has always attracted not only foreigners but also locals as well. People from all across Pakistan move to Islamabad as Islamabad offers many great employment and business opportunities, top-notch amenities, ambiance and facilities that, in turn, have created a high demand in the residential real estate market Islamabad.

In the last ten or five years, the Islamabad market segment of Pakistan’s real estate industry has immensely flourished due to increased demand and supply.

In this article, we have highlighted a few residential societies that are considered the best societies of Islamabad by real estate experts.

Top Housing Societies In Islamabad

Defense Housing Authority (DHA) Islamabad

DHA Islamabad is Pakistan’s most famous housing society that has won the trust of the real estate investor community of Pakistan by providing a profitable investment opportunity for the past 2 decades and has created a massively increased value and growth as well while offering a great set of facilities and amenities to residents and commercial investors.

The main reason this housing society has gained such immense success is due to the support and boost this project has received from capital development and administrative authorities by promoting it as a secure and profitable investment opportunity in Islamabad.

Bahria Town Islamabad

After DHA, Bahria Town Islamabad is a very well-known real estate project in Pakistan. Owned by the real estate business tycoon of Pakistan Malik Riaz, this real estate project has now become a famous landmark in Pakistan.

Owner Malik Riaz has spread this real estate project across the country and made it a real estate brand by providing top-notch grand facilities whilst maintaining a luxurious lifestyle standard. Due to this reason, Bahria Town Islamabad is considered as one of the best investment opportunities by residential as well as commercial real estate investors in the capital city Islamabad.

Gold Avenue Islamabad, is being developed in Bahria Paradise Islamabad and is said to become Bahria Town Islamabad’s famous landmark.

Blue world City Islamabad

Pakistan’s first purpose-built tourist city is being designed and developed as the first Pakistan China friendship project. Owned and developed by Blue Group of Companies, Blue World City Islamabad offers residential plots for sale of sizes 5 Marla, 10 Marla and 1 Kanal.

One of the important things to consider when investing in real estate is location. Blue World City location is prime located near New Islamabad International Airport while in close proximity of Islamabad – Lahore Motorway M2 and Pakistan China Economic Corridor (CPEC) route. Furthermore, once the Rawalpindi Ring Road is developed, this project will easily be accessible from Rawalpindi as well.

Furthermore, the developers of Blue World City received the approved No Objection Certificate (NOC) from Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) in December 2021.

The features and amenities listed below are what make this residential real estate project stand apart in Islamabad’s market segment of Pakistan’s real estate industry.

Facilities & Amenities

  • Gated Community
  • Water theme park
  • Mosque
  • 24/7 security
  • Load – shedding free zone
  • Recreational spots
  • Wide carpeted roads
  • Healthcare facilities
  • Educational Facilities
  • Forces Cadet College
  • Horse Mascots
  • Replica of Blue Mosque Istanbul
  • Replica of Burj Al Arab Dubai

In short, Blue World City has a location advantage greater than any other residential real estate project with minimum investment and maximum profit return opportunity.

Capital Smart City Islamabad

Pakistan’s upcoming sensational real estate project that has successfully grabbed the attention of local as well as the overseas Pakistani investor community, Capital Smart City is one of its kind real estate project in Pakistan’s real estate industry and is getting developed rapidly.

Owned by Habib Rafique (Private) Limited (HRL) and Future Developments Holding (Private) Limited one of Pakistan’s top real estate companies who are well-reputed internationally as well. Capital Smart City Islamabad ranks as Asia’s 4th smart city while it is the 1st smart city that is being developed in Pakistan.

Enjoying a prime location near New Islamabad International Airport, adjacent to Thallian Interchange on Islamabad Lahore Motorway M2, this project offers state-of-the-art modern facilities, amenities and a luxurious lifestyle to cater to the lifestyle standards of its modern citizens. Moreover, this project has an approved No Objection Certificate (NOC) from Rawalpindi Development Authority.

Gulberg Greens Islamabad

Gulberg Greens Islamabad is located at the junction of the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad on the Main Express Highway. This real estate project has been developed by the Intelligence Bureau Cooperative Housing society (IBECHS) and the No Objection Certificate (NOC) got approved in 2009.

Being developed at a prime location, Gulberg Greens is the perfect investment opportunity either residential or commercial for those who want a luxurious lifestyle while having easy access to city centers as well.


Mentioned above are a few real estate projects that we believe are the leading real estate projects in Islamabad’s market segment of the real estate industry of Pakistan. 

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