ABOUT ASKARI 10, Lahore
Askari 10, Lahore is a sorted residential area, surrounded by important arteries of the city, including Airport Road and Amjad Chaudhry Road. Living in the colony is suitable for almost everyone starting from single people to couples and families.
Since the community is planned and regulated by the armed forces of Pakistan, the project not only offers all the necessary amenities to its residents, but also delights them with lush green parks, restaurants, shopping malls, and other similar luxuries. Moreover, all the entry and exit points are secured with checkpoints to help residents stay secure and protected.
The housing society is split into five sectors, starting from A to E. From houses to flats and plots, several types of properties are up for sale in Askari 10, Lahore at economical prices. Several bus stops can be found on the roads bordering the colony, and other forms of public transport, including rickshaws and taxis, are also readily available close by.
Askari Housing Societies are popular among Pakistan military officers and their families, however, buying selling and renting of properties is and always has been open to civilians as well.
AT A GLANCE
- Army-regulated housing society
- Gated community
- Necessary facilities
- Commercial spaces
- Shopping complex
- Near important landmarks of Lahore
- Wide carpeted roads
- Modern infrastructure
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Commuting to and from Askari 10 is very convenient, thanks to the well-developed roads marking the society. Moreover, non-car commuters living in Askari X, Lahore can easily catch a ride on several buses from the Askari 10 Bus Stop, situated on Amjad Chaudhry Road, bordering Block B of Askari 10.
Residents without personal conveyance can also some of the most frequented bus stops situated a bit farther, including Pepsi Bus Stop placed on Harbanspura Road, marking Taj Bagh Scheme, Khokha Bus Stop in Ghaziabad, Dubai Chowk Bus Stop on Zarrar Shaheed Road, near New Officers Colony, and Lal Pul Bus Stop in Main Bazar Canal Park.
The stops are located almost 4 to 6 km away from the housing society.
Furthermore, ride-hailing services powered by apps and traditional rickshaws and taxis are also readily available here.
Markets in and near Askari 10, Lahore
CSD Stores or Canteen Stores Department are a chain of departmental stores run by the Ministry of Defence. From general items to vehicles – everything is available in these stores, and one CSD store Askari-10 is operational in Sector A, Block A of Askari 10, Lahore.
Moreover, a line of markets can also be found in Hasnah Shopping Complex situated in Sector B, Block E of Askari X.
Moreover, numerous grocery stores offering everyday items, pharmacies, meat shops, and electric shops can also be found nearby. Some grocery stores running in the vicinity include Green Valley Super Market in the Mall of Lahore, Hyper Star in Fortress Lahore, Mini CSD CMH Lahore in Saddar Town, and Unique Store in Tajpura Scheme, near Mohammadi Chowk Lahore. It takes a drive of about 15 to 20 minutes to reach these stores.
When it comes to pharmacies or drug stores, Eleven Pharmacy is functioning in Sector A, Block A of Askari 10. Other medical stores running in the neighbourhood are approximately 7 to 15 minutes away by car and include Iftikhar Clinic And Medical Store, Hajvery Medical Store, and Data Medical Store in Gujjar Pura Aziz Bhatti Town Lahore, Iqbal Medical Store on Bahar Shah Road near Al-Faisal Town, and Lucky Medical Store in CMH Colony, Lahore.
Moreover, some meat shops operational here are about 8 to 18 minutes’ drive away and include Kukoo’s Meat Shop in Sector A, Block A, Askari 10, Lahore, while those in the vicinity include Bismillah Chicken Sale Center on Bahar Shah Road, bordering Al-Faisal Town, Zenith Meat Shop on Zarrar Shaheed Road near Dubai Chowk, and Nasir Billa Qasai Beef Shop in Ayaz Town Tajpura.
A few electric stores situated nearby, at a drive of almost 10 to 20 minutes, are Al-Madina Building Material Hardware, Electrical, Sanitary, And Paint Store on Zarrar Shaheed Road, Bismillah Electric and Hardware Store in Khyber Colony, Zaib Electronics in Bhatti Plaza on Airport Road, and Lahore Centre Electronics Shalimar on Shalimar Link Road, Lahore. Residents can go to these stores to buy new electronics or repair older ones.
Mosques in and near Askari 10, Lahore
A distinct feature of this housing society is the availability of mosques. To pray on time, locals can easily access various mosques in Askari 10, Lahore, including Sector A Mosque in Sector A, Block A of Askari 10, Askari Sector B Masjid in Sector B, Block B, Askari Sector D Jamia Masjid in Sector D, Block D, Mosque Sector E in Sector E, Block E, and Sector F Mosque.
It takes about 6 to 20 minutes to reach the mosques in Askari 10 Lahore on foot.
Some more mosques situated nearby are Jamia Masjid Jalal on Bahar Shah Road, bordering Al-Faisal Town, Jamia Masjid Azizia Ahle Hadees on Zarrar Shaheed Road, marking Block C of Guldasht Town, Jamia Masjid Ghausia Rizvia on Zarrar Shaheed Road, near Al-Faisal Town, and Lahore Garrison Golf & Country Club Mosque in Saddar Town, Lahore. It takes about 10 to 15 minutes to reach these nearby mosques by road.
Schools, Colleges And Universities in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Askari 10 is ideal for families with children because several academic institutions are situated close by. Residents can choose from a tasty variety of schools operational near Askari 10, Lahore. These include Beaconhouse Askari X Campus Lahore in Sector A, Army Housing Society on New Airport Road, The City School Paragon Campus on Barki Road near Paragon City, Allied School Paragon Campus on Barki Road, LGS International in Block J of Park View CHS, DHA Phase 8, and The Broadway School on Main Harbanspura Road near Jorry Pull, Cantt, Lahore.
These schools situated at a stretch of a little over 1 to 6 km are co-educational and offer primary and secondary education, starting from nursery up to A-levels. It takes about 5 to 15 minutes to reach the schools by road.
Also, some public schools located near Askari X are Dar E Arqam School in Block A of Guldasht Town, CB Public High School and College in Saddar Town on Sarwar Road, and Government Islamia Girls High School, Lahore Cantt on Dhaka Road close to Saddar Town.
Dar E Arqam School follows a segregated approach for boys and girls, while Government Islamia Girls High School is an all-girls school, and CB Public School is a mixed-gender academy. All these schools offer education from primary to secondary level following the matriculation system. These schools are situated on a road trip of almost 8 to 12 minutes from Askari 10, Lahore.As for colleges and universities near the housing society, some of them include Urban College Saddar Cantt on Zarrar Shaheed Road bordering Al-Faisal Town, Rahbar Medical and Dental College, Lahore on Harbusnpura Road near Jora Pull in Lahore Cantt, F.G. Degree College on Aziz Bhatti Road marking Saddar Town, Garrison College for Boys on 52 Tufail Road near Saddar Town, and Govt. Islamia College for Boys near Ghaziabad Bus Stop, Lahore.
Urban College Saddar Cantt provides intermediate in commerce, science, and arts, while Rahbar Medical and Dental College offers graduate and post-graduate level degrees in the departments of physiology, forensic medicine, biochemistry, pathology, community medicine, dentistry, and pharmacology.
It takes about 8 to 17 minutes to reach these colleges located at a distance of a little over 3 to 6 km.
F.G. Degree College offers bachelors in Islamic studies, mathematics, Urdu, arts, and science to girls and boys, on the other hand, Garrison College and Govt. Islamia College are all-boys colleges. The former offers intermediate in computer science, general science, commerce, humanities along with pre-medical and pre-engineering courses and the latter offers intermediate and bachelors in Islamic Studies, commerce, arts, and science.
As for universities, the University of South Asia is situated on 47 Tufail Road near Cantt, Information Technology University on Barki Road, Kinnaird College For Women University on 93 Jail Road, and Hajvery University (HU) is in Industrial Area Gulberg III.
The University of South Asia provides graduate and postgraduate education to girls and boys in the fields of computer science, management science, art and design, life and health sciences, law, humanities and social, and engineering and technology. Whereas, Kinnaird College For Women offers undergraduate programmes in applied sciences and business studies, biological and life sciences, art design and media studies, physical and earth sciences, language and education and social sciences and law, graduate programs in science, general science, arts, commerce, and postgraduate programmes or M. Phil degree programmes in various departments such as business administration, computer science, food science, and human nutrition etc.
Lastly, Hajvery University offers bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. programmes in the faculties of computer science, engineering, pharmacy, health and science, law, banking, Film TV advertising and media studies, social sciences, and textile design among other faculties.
The universities are placed at a stretch of more or less 6 to 12 km, and it takes a drive of almost 11 to 25 minutes to reach them.
Banks in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Staying in a community with branches of known banks is nothing short of a blessing. Banks operational in the society include Habib Bank Limited and Askari Bank Limited in Sector B, Block B of Askari 10. Other bank branches situated nearby are Soneri Bank and The First MicroFinance Bank on Zarrar Shaheed Road near B Block of Guldasht Town, MCB Bank in B Block, Guldasht Town, and United Bank Limited on Zarrar Shaheed Road near Block C of Al-Faisal Town. It takes about 7 to 11 minutes to reach the banks near Askari 10 by road.
Askari 10 Lahore has installed massive generators to meet the power consumption needs of its residents during times of load shedding and power outages.
Clinics and Hospitals in and near Askari 10, Lahore
When it comes to medical facilities, locals have easy access to several clinics and hospitals situated in and near Askari 10, Lahore. Those with dental problems can easily walk up to A.M. Cheema Dentistry Clinic located in Sector C, Block C of Askari 10, in about 10 minutes.
Some more clinics positioned nearby are Iftikhar Clinic And Medical Store, Lahore in Gujjar Pura Aziz Bhatti Town, Tauseef Clinic on Bahar Shah Road, Ahsan Clinic And Pharmacy in Shahid Town, Aziz Bhatti Town, and Al Shifa Clinic on Zarrar Shaheed Road near Al-Faisal Town. These are general medical clinics that offer treatment and diagnostics of simple diseases.
Moreover, Mediconix, based in Aziz Bhatti Town, Lahore, is a homoeopathy clinic, and Ayesha Clinic, situated in Canal Bank Housing Scheme, Lahore, is a maternity home. It takes more or less 7 to 15 minutes by road to access the clinics near Askari 10, Lahore.
Whereas, some hospitals operational in close-by areas, at a drive of approximately 20 to 25 minutes, are:
- Surgimed Hospital Lahore on Zafar Ali Road, marking Gulberg 5 Lahore: The hospital offers quality healthcare services in the departments of general medicine, surgery, obstetrical, gynaecological, E.N.T, orthopaedics, urology, cardiology, neurology and pediatric. Surgimed Hospital has 144-beds for various departments along with a 10-bedded ICU/CCU unit.
- Shalamar Hospital on Shalimar Link Road, bordering Shalimar Larechs Colony: This is a charity hospital that offers expert medical services in the departments of cardiology, dermatology, dentistry, gynae and obstetrics, ENT, burns and plastic surgery, urology, general surgery, diabetes, paediatrics, and physiotherapy among other departments.
- Hijaz Hospital Lahore on Sir Syed Road crossing Gulberg 3: This is also a donation-based hospital that offers utmost care to patients. The hospital works with specialists from the fields of anesthesiology, eye, orthopaedics, dental surgery, bio-medical, general surgery, general medicine, eye, ENT, dermatology, diabetes, dialysis care unit, emergency ward, gynaecology, pulmonology, radiology, urology, and mammography.
PROPERTIES IN Askari 10, Lahore
A good number of houses and flats are up for sale and rent in Askari 10, Lahore. The following analysis is aimed at helping people make an informed decision about when and how much to invest in the project. However, please keep in mind that the prices are subject to change depending on the prevailing market conditions.
Sales Price Trends in Askari 10, Lahore
Houses for Sale in Askari 10, Lahore
Several 10 marla and 1 kanal houses are up for sale here. The price of 10 marla houses is between PKR 2.05 crore and PKR 2.8 crore, while the price of 1 kanal houses in Askari 10 Lahore starts at PKR 2.35 crore and escalates up to PKR 6.5 crore.
Flats for Sale in Askari 10, Lahore
A good number of 3 and 4-bedroom units are available for purchase in Askari 10, Lahore. The price of 3-bed flats starts at PKR 1.05 crore and goes all the way up to PKR 2 crore, while the price of 4-bed apartments is between PKR 1.98 crore and PKR 2.25 crore.
Rent Price Trends in Askari 10, Lahore
Houses for Rent in Askari 10, Lahore
Houses of 10 marla and 1 kanal are also up for rent in Askari 10, Lahore. The monthly rent of 10 marla houses is between PKR 52 thousand and PKR 75 thousand, while the rent for 1 kanal houses starts at PKR 70 thousand and escalates up to PKR 1.2 lakh per month.
Flats for Rent in Askari 10, Lahore
In case you’re looking for flats on rent, apartments consisting of 3 bedrooms are also available on a rental basis. The monthly rent of 3-bed flats starts at PKR 45 thousand and goes up to PKR 65 thousand.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS, AND BAKERIES
Malls in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Residents of Askari 10, Lahore can access a plethora of retail outlets and brands at Hasnah Shopping Complex in Sector B, Block E.
Locals can also easily comfortably reach other shopping malls since they are located close by. These include Alvi Grand Mall positioned on Zarrar Shaheed Road, Mall of Lahore on 172 Tufail Road near Lahore Cantt, Fortress Square Mall on Mian Mir Bridge in Saddar Town, Lahore, The Primark Mall on Sir Syed Road, and Xinhua Mall in Block B 2 of Gulberg 3.
Malls near Askari 10 Lahore offer a wide range of local and international products along with entertainment facilities. The general public doesn’t necessarily have to purchase expensive brands; they can stroll around these mega complexes for window shopping, watch entertaining movies in cinemas, eat delicious food in the food courts, and watch their kids play in the various play areas at these malls.
The malls are placed at a stretch of a little more than 4 to 10 km, and it takes about 10 to 25 minutes to reach these places by road.
Restaurants and Bakeries in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Askari 10 Lahore is home to a couple of restaurants, including Subway and Yums The Food Gallery, situated in Sector A, Block A of Askari X, and Taste Corner and Shehan Shah Askari X in Sector B, Block E.
However, several more restaurants are located in adjoining areas. Some of them include Yasir Broast on Zarrar Shaheed Road, bordering Al-Faisal Town, Fine Pizza on Zarrar Shaheed Road, Foji Tikka on Ahmad Hassan Road near Usman Colony, Mehfil Restaurant in Khuda Buksh Colony, Ziafat in Block H, Gulberg 2, The Hot Potato, positioned on main Taj Bagh Road near Masjid Quba, and Burger Corner in Block P of Gulberg 2, Lahore.
Some regularly frequented bakeries in Askari 10, Lahore include Rahat Bakery in Sector B, Block B and Bread And Bar Bakery & Cafe in Sector A, Block A of Askari 10. Some more popular bakeries and sweet shops in the vicinity include Gourmet Bakers & Sweets and Kitchen Cuisine on Bagh Ali Road, Rahat Bakers on Aziz Bhatti Road near Cantt Lahore, Bundu Khan Sweets & Bakers in New Officers Colony, and Malmo Bakers & Sweets on Allama Iqbal Road near Gulistan Colony Mustafabad.
You can reach these eateries and bakeries from Askari 10, Lahore by road in approximately 10 to 20 minutes.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Fitness activity devotees dwelling in Askari 10 Lahore can use Askari Gym situated in Sector A, Block A of the housing society. They can also exercise at the gyms located nearby including Head Onn Gym on Zarrar Shaheed Road, Fitness Planet Gym & Crossfit in DHA Phase 8 near Eden City, Get Fit Club Gym in Block A of Eden City, Xtreme Fitness in Khuda Buksh Colony, Khan Gym in Millat Colony, and Muscle Builder Gym on Zarrar Shaheed Road near Al-Faisal Town.
These fitness centres offer a wide variety of machines designed to tone the body and also feature professional trainers to help you reach your fitness goal.
As for sports, some sports arenas situated in the society include a basketball court, a roller-skating area, and a kids’ playground based in Sector E, Block E of Askari 10.
Some more sports grounds positioned at a drive of nearly 13 to 16 minutes include Askari 1 Sports Ground on Sarfaraz Rafiqui Road, marking Askari 1 Lahore, Polo Ground on Sarwar Road, crossing Falcon Complex, and Cricket Club in Cantt Lahore. Sport activity enthusiasts can easily use these grounds for several outdoor games.
Parks in and near Askari 10, Lahore
Residents can enjoy morning jogs or late night strolls in the parks situated here including Askari Sector C Park in Sector C, Block C of Askari 10, Askari Sector D Park in Sector D, Block D, and Askari X Sector E Park in Sector E, Block E of Askari 10.
Alongside the parks in the society, some developed parks positioned in the neighbourhood are:
- DHA Phase 8 Park in Block E Park View CHS,
- Saleem Park in New Officers Colony PAF Colony,
- Lahore Garrison Park in Cantt,
- Divine Gardens Park in Divine Gardens Lahore,
- Children & Ladies Park in Eden Avenue Extension
- Askari 1 Park on Sarfraz Rafiqui Road, marking Saddar Lahore
It takes about 8 to 12 minutes to reach the parks near Askari 10 Lahore by road.
Salons and Spas near Askari 10, Lahore
Personal care and skincare routines are necessary for relaxation and hygiene, and all this can be quickly taken care of by visiting a salon or spa. Thankfully, Beauty Gateway Salon situated in Sector A, Block A, Askari 10 is operational in the society and is the favourite go-to parlour of the women living in the community.
Moreover, other salons and spas placed at a brief commute of 5 to 12 minutes are Shakira's Signature Beauty Salon in Askari 9 Lahore, Rose Beauty Salon in Shahid Town Aziz Bhatti Town, AN Beauty Salon and Rivaj Beauty Salon in Al-Faisal Town Lahore, Sikandar Hair Salon in Saddar Town, Lavender - Spa & Salon in Rashid Minhas Market, Cantt Lahore, Ambiance Beauty Salon by Ghazala in Block A of Eden City, and Sense Beauty Salon in Askari 1, Lahore.
Cinemas near Askari 10, Lahore
Big screen enthusiasts can watch the latest movies in the cinemas operating near Askari 10, Lahore, including Cinepax in Fortress Mall, Cinestar in Xinhua Mall, and DHA Cinema in Sector R of DHA Phase 2. As for distance, these movie theatres are around 20 to 25 minutes’ drive away.
Several society events, including auto shows, New Year and Independence Day celebrations, and Ramadan and Eid activities take place in Askari 10, Lahore. Moreover, residents can also benefit from the parks in the housing society to host small events such as birthdays of children or other small scale celebrations.
Askari 10 Lahore is positioned at a prime location. Famous landmarks near the housing society are Shamilar Bagh and the Tomb of Nadira Begum.
Allama Iqbal International Airport on Airport Road, Cantt, and Mughalpura Railway Station in Kumharpura are also located nearby.
Moreover, some successful housing societies situated in adjoining areas are Askari 1, Raza Park Housing Society, Urban Villas Housing Society, Royal Garrison Enclave Housing Society, Saddar Town, Paragon City, DHA Phase 5, DHA Phase 8, and Cavalry Ground.
Lahore’s famous amusement park, Joyland, is also not very far from Askari 10.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Askari 10 Lahore is a desirable and prestigious residential colony, which is well-connected with other parts of the city. From public transport to sports avenues, everything is available within and near the community.
The one thing that is concerning about Askari X is that, at the moment, the society is not offering any plots for sale. Thus, investors can only buy prefabricated houses and flats and sell them at a markup. Nonetheless, with time, plots are also going to be offered for sale here.
Importance of Askari 10, Lahore from major locations nearby
- It takes nearly 11 minutes to reach Raza Park Housing Society, Lahore by road
- Paragon City Lahore is also placed at a drive of approximately 12 minutes
- Allama Iqbal International Airport is situated at a drive of almost 12 minutes
- Again, Urban Villas Housing Society is also positioned at a drive of around 12 minutes
- Saddar Town, Lahore is also situated at a drive of about 12 minutes
- It takes more or less 13 minutes by road to get to Royal Garrison Enclave Housing Society
- It takes nearly 14 minutes by road to get to Askari 1, Lahore
- Projected drive time of 15 minutes is needed to reach DHA Phase 8, Lahore
- It takes almost 16 minutes to reach Askari 11, Lahore by road
- It takes about 18 minutes to reach Mughalpura Railway Station by road
- DHA Phase 5 is also at a drive of just about 18 minutes
- An estimated commute time of 20 minutes is required to reach Tomb of Nadira Begum
- Cavalry Ground Lahore is positioned at a drive of roughly 21 minutes
- Shalimar Bagh, Lahore is placed at a drive of approximately 22 minutes