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Iqbal Town

Overview: Popularly known as Block W, Allama Iqbal Town was established in the 1970s. It is a quiet residential enclave in North Nazimabad. Property value and its demand have increased by five percent in the last two years. 

What is nearby: Abbasi Shaheed Hospital, Abdullah College and State Bank of Pakistan (North Branch) are a five-minute drive away.

Boundaries: Riaz-uddin Ahmed Road (north), Dr Adeeb Rizvi Road (east), Jinnah Government College (south) and Dilawar Figar Road (west).

Total area: Approximately 200 acres.

Available utilities include: Electricity, gas, sewerage, telephones and water.

Available amenities include: Mosques, parks and schools.

Nearby eateries include: Chicken Cottage, Dunkin’ Donuts, McDonald’s, Meerath Kabab Paratha, Pizza Hut and Subway.

The prices of houses in Allama Iqbal Town (in rupees) are as follows:
Plot sizes (sq yds)       Purchase price ranges        Monthly rental ranges
240                                 5-7 million                            15,000-20,000
400                                 8-9 million                            25,000-35,000

– Uzma Nawaz
Information provided by North Real Estate, Karachi.  

First published in the Real Estate Section of The Dawn National Weekend Advertiser on June 3, 2013.