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Overview: Phase VIII Extension is an upcoming residential area in DHA, Karachi. It is located adjacent to Phase VIII, along Beach Avenue. Currently, plots can only be purchased; permission to construct upon them is expected to be granted shortly.
Boundaries: Phase VIII, DHA (north), Beach Avenue (east), Crescent Bay (south) and Sahil Avenue (west).
What is nearby: Beach View Club, Cineplex and Do Darya are a five-minute drive away.
Total area: Approximately 220 acres.
Proposed amenities include: Commercial areas and mosques.
Nearby recreational avenues include: Dolmen Shopping Mall, DHA Creek Club, DHAGolf Club and Sahil Promenade Park.
The prices of plots in Phase VIII Extension (in rupees) are as follows:
Plot sizes (sq yds) Purchase price ranges
300 (1,186 plots) 12.5–16 million
500 (524 plots) 14.5-18 million
– Muhammad Shafi Jakvani
The writer is CEO, Citi Associates.
First published in the Real Estate Section of The DAWN National Weekend Advertiser on July 21, 2013.