Community Life in Blue Area
Blue Area is the playground for the blue blooded elite residing in not just Islamabad properties sector but Pakistan as well. Islamabad is generally regarded as one of the most expensive cities of the world and also of the whole country. In this regard, Islamabad Blue Area takes the lead and adds its own inflated price tag to the already high cost of living. From the price of bread and butter, to the value of houses and plots, you would find everything expensive. That is why it’s only the rich of the rich which come flocking to this area. It’s primarily a commercial area but residential sectors too are sprouting here and there.
The biggest addition in the residential area of both the city and that of Pakistan properties sector, undoubtedly, is the Centaurus Towers that is one of the biggest commercial as well as residential projects not just in the capital but also in Pakistan. Work on the project is still underway but upon completion, the Centaurus Tower will host an array of residential apartments is the priceless locality, right in the heart of the beautiful capital city. WS Atkins, the globally renowned architect of the project, also has a number of other high profile projects to its credit. The Centaurus Tower will have one of the biggest malls in the country, a hotel as well as the honour of being the tallest (yet) residential tower in the country.
Living in Blue Area Islamabad is nothing less than royal. Jinnah Avenue, which is also known as Khayaban-e-Jinnah, boasts a cluster of some of the tallest buildings in Pakistan. So if you’re living in an apartment that faces Jinnah Avenue, you’re not just buying a superb residential apartment but also a spectacular view from the window that bares the very soul of everything Islamabad Blue Area is about. The view can vary from skyscrapers to worm of traffic snaking up and down the length of the massive six lane road of Jinnah Avenue. The scene can especially be breathtaking in the rainy season when the downpour can wash the city so clean that it sparkles.
Amidst the few apartments here and there, Blue Area Islamabad is the hub of all kinds of commercial activity. The beautifully laid down network of roads provides easy access to not just the hospitals but also to the various high profile school which brush up the skills of children of the ruling elite. The Islamabad International School especially is known for being one of the foremost educational institutes of the city. Other than that the Global System of Integrated Studies and Convent are two of the most famous schools in the area. Jinnah Super, which generally sells things that are neither needed nor can be afforded by the middle class, is the shopping place of choice in Blue Area Islamabad.
Living in Blue Area Islamabad means that you can afford the best. The property prices of this locality are highest than anywhere else in Pakistan. Generally, the population of Blue Area does not find itself in need of the local transport to go around but if and when you do, you can find plenty of taxis in the area which may also cost you slightly more than average.
All in all, living in Blue Area is a privilege not many can afford.