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Overview: Located near Tariq Road, Block I, PECHS, is a well-known residential area that was established in the 1970s. Property prices there increase by five to 10% every year; property is in high demand.
What is nearby: Mr Jinnah’s mausoleum and Tariq Road are a five-minute drive away.
Boundaries: New MA Jinnah Road (north), Dadabhoy Nauroji Road (east), Kashmir Road (south), and Shahrah-e-Quaideen (west).
Total area: Approximately 200 acres.
Available utilities include: Electricity, gas, sewerage, telephones and water.
Available amenities include: Banks, a commercial area, mosques and schools.
Nearby recreational avenues include: Dolmen Shopping Mall and KDA Officer’s Club.
Nearby eateries include: Eaton, KFC, Nando’s and Red Apple.
The prices of residential property in Block I, PECHS (in rupees) are as follows.
Plot sizes (sq yds) Purchase price ranges Monthly rental ranges
120 15-17 million 20,000-28,000
300 16-20 million 30,000-38,000
– Uzma Nawaz
Information provided by Uzma Nawaz, Karachi.
First published in the Real Estate Section of The DAWN National Weekend Advertiser on July 14, 2013.