About Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Bahawalpur, popularly known as the city of palaces, is home to a rich architectural legacy left by the Nawabs of Punjab. The city is also home to many commercial and residential properties, providing ample room for buyers and investors to hunt for their dream deal.
Among the many native localities, Model Town is an important housing area in Bahawalpur. The town has been divided into further blocks for proper resource management. Of all the blocks, Block A of Model Town, Bahawalpur comprises well-developed houses, plots, flats, commercial markets, educational academies, restaurants, proper bus stops, and hospitals.
Another essential factor that adds to the significance of the town is its proximity to major arteries of Bahawalpur such as Abbasia Road, Rashid Minhas Road, Shabbir Shaheed Road, Ghaznavi Road, Railway Road, Gulberg Road, Muhammad Bin Qasim Road, and Sarwar Shaheed Road. The nearness to these important routes makes it extremely convenient for residents of Model Town, Block A to enter and exit the area.
At a Glance
- Houses noteworthy residential projects
- Commercial markets
- Educational institutions
- Medical complexes
- Water supply
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Two prominent bus stops in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur are Islamia University Bus Stop on Railway Road and Gardezi Block Bus Stop on Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road. People living in the block can easily walk up to these stops and travel to various parts of the city at very economical fares. A car rental agency, called “Metro” can also be found in this block.
Other bus stops near Block A include Islamia University Bus Stop on Circular Road in Block B, Model Town, Khatam E Nabuwat Chowk on Circular Road, and Mini Bus Service on Fawara Chowk near Block B.
It takes approximately 20 to 25 minutes to reach these bus stops on foot. Additionally, people living in this block can also easily commute via app-based ride-hailing services, local taxis, rickshaws, and minivans.
Markets in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Any town or housing society is considered incomplete if they lack the availability of grocery stores nearby. Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur is a sought-after for many reasons, one of which is the ready availability of necessities such as markets and shops.
Among the shops that are situated near Black A, Time Store, located on Railway Road, is a famous departmental store stocked with products for everyday use. A meat shop known as meat mart can also be found in this block. As for the shopping of stationery and gift items, people living here usually visit Zain Gift Centre located in Block A.
Some more markets nearby include Bismillah General Store near Saraiki Chowk in Block B, Model Town, Utility Store on Ahmedpur Road, Adnan General Store and Aamir Karyana Store in Faiz Colony, and Yasar Akram Karyana & General Store in New Sadiq Colony, Bahawalpur. The stores are located at a reasonable walking distance of only 10 to 15 minutes.
Mosques and Churches in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
The decision-making process of buying or investing in a property is heavily influenced by quite a few factors, among which the presence of mosques nearby is a significant one. Thankfully several well-developed and fully functional mosques can be found in and near Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur. Mosques in Block A, Model Town, include Masjid Meer Sahib on Ghaznavi Road, Noorani Masjid on Gulzar-e-Sadiq Road, Islami Mission Masjid near Gulberg Road, and Masjid Altaf in Habib Colony. On average, it takes about 5 to 15 minutes to reach these mosques by foot.
Besides, Block A also has many mosques present in its vicinity such as Makkah Masjid on Gulberg Road, Jamia Mosque on Telephone Exchange Road in Model Town B, Eid Gah Masjid on Eid Gah Road in Model Town B, Jamma E Masjid Umer E Farooq in Sadiq Colony, and Masjid Allah Wali in Nawab Colony. You can walk to these mosques in nearly 15 to 20 minutes from Block A, Model Town.
Moreover, a church named Model Town A Church can also be found in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur.
Schools, Colleges And Universities in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Few schools and three famous universities are operational in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur. Residents can send their toddlers to Foundation Montessori School, located on Sawar Mohammad Hussain Shaheed Road, Model Town A. Moreover, parents in search of primary and secondary schools can get their children enrolled in Beaconhouse School System, Bahawalpur, situated near Mohd Hussain Shaheed Road, Al Farooq School near Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road, Dar-e-Arqam School on Ghaznavi Road, and Alpina School on Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road.
Beaconhouse School System and Al Farooq School are both co-education, private schools. The former offers education from primary up to A-levels, while the latter provides education from primary up to matriculation. Besides, Dar-e-Arqam, also a private setup, provides education from class one to matriculation – and the school puts special emphasis on Islamic studies as well and has separate classrooms for boys and girls. Alpina School, meanwhile, is an all-boys private school that offers education up to matriculation.
When it comes to public schools, CB Public Girls High School and College, Bahawalpur, located on Muhammad Bin Qasim Road, is a government school that offers education for girls from class five to matriculation.
Since all these schools are located nearby, children can easily walk to them from home.
Additionally, Sadiq Dane High School situated near Farid Gate is at a drive of just 11 minutes. Sadiq Dane is the largest school of Bahawalpur with almost 2000 students enrolled. The school was established by the Nawab of Bahawalpur decades back and till date, it provides quality education to children.
Furthermore, students seeking higher education can get themselves enrolled in College of Tourism & Hotel Management (COTHM) on Muhammad Hussain Road, UK College of Technology Bahawalpur on Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road, and Superior University Bahawalpur on Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur.
UK College of Technology Bahawalpur is an all-boys college that provides intermediate education to students of science and technology.
College of Tourism & Hotel Management is a co-education college that offers comprehensive courses to students of intermediate and graduate level and also offers diploma programmes in various disciplines including Hospitality, Culinary, Travel, Health & Food Safety, Tourism & Airline Management, and Baking & Patisserie.
Superior University is a co-education university specializing in undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate programmes of various disciplines including Business and Management Sciences, Pharmacy, Medical Sciences, Engineering, Information Technology, Economics and Commerce, Computer Science, Humanities, Arts and Law.
In a nutshell, living in Block A, Model Town is ideal for families, owing to the number of educational institutions located here.
Banks in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Property builders and town planners have realised that the safety and convenience of residents are vital when it comes to making an area worth living. As such, banking is something that is a pertinent part of peoples’ lives, and they desire to live in areas where banks exist nearby so they can avoid any horrific situations such as being mugged on the road after taking out cash from the ATM.
Thankfully, a number of banks are functioning in Block A of Model Town, Bahawalpur such as National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) on Ghaznavi Road, State Bank of Pakistan on Shabbir Shaheed Road, NRSP Microfinance Islamic Bank on Gulberg Road, MCB on Muhammad Bin Qasim Road, and Allied Bank Limited on Ahmedpur Road. All these banks also offer ATM services.
Other ATMs and banks near Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur are Soneri Bank and Bank Al Habib near Chowk Fawara on Circular Road, Bank Islami in Trust Colony and Faysal Bank in Officers Colony. The banks are a little over 1 to 2 km from Block A, and it takes around 5 to 10 minutes to reach them by road. Residents can also walk up to these banks in approximately 25 minutes.
Like all other areas of Bahawalpur, Model Town also depends on Multan Electric Power Company for power supply. Moreover, locals already living in the town have installed generators and UPS systems for an efficient supply of electricity during power failures.
Clinics and Hospitals in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Along with other factors, such as availability of commercial markets and public transport, property-seekers also keep an eye on the availability of medical facilities nearby. A clinic known as Dr Khurram Shehzad Aftab Clinic is operational on Muhammad Hussain Road in Block A of Model Town, Bahawalpur. The doctors consulting at this clinic specialise in eye problems.
Other clinics in the vicinity include Hashmi Clinic in Cheema Town Bahawalpur, ZamZam Hijama Clinic & Aculife Therapy Centre and Ortho & Sports Physical Therapy Clinic on Railway Road, Syed Homeo Clinic on Model Town B Road, and Dr Capt Abdur Rauf Clinic near Eid Gah Road.
Hashmi Clinic is a women’s health clinic that provides quality care to women seeking treatments and counselling in areas of reproduction and gynaecology.
ZamZam Hijama Clinic & Aculife Therapy Centre provides cupping therapy, whereby practitioners use suction cups to draw blood from specific parts of the body. This process increases blood circulation, helps in cell repair, back pains, headaches, muscle pains, and sports injuries.
Ortho & Sports Physical Therapy Clinic provides treatment for sports-related injuries. Therapists in this clinic diagnose the problem and then work on treatments that include physical movements of the body.
Syed Homeo Clinic offers allopathic treatment to patients with different health conditions, while Dr Capt Abdur Rauf Clinic treats patients suffering from general health conditions.
Moreover, general hospitals in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur include Nawal Medicare on Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road, Fatima Hospital in Faiz Colony and Sight Centre Eye Hospital and Khan Trust Eye Hospital on Muhammad Bin Qasim.
The former offers clinical, diagnostic, emergency, surgery and OPD services, while Sight Centre and Khan Trust Eye Hospital diagnoses and treats a host of issues and concerns of the eye. Other hospitals nearby include Sohail Infertility Treatment Center Hospital, situated in Muhammadi Colony and Bahawalpur Institute of Nuclear Oncology on Noor Mahal Road.
Sohail Infertility Treatment Center Hospital provides quality healthcare treatments in obstetrics and gynaecological cases and offers proper treatment and guidance to infertile couples with the help of IVF treatments and fertility drugs.
Bahawalpur Institute of Nuclear Oncology diagnoses and treats malignant and non-malignant cancer patients with the help of radiation, chemotherapies, RIA technologies, and nuclear medicines. The hospitals feature the latest machines to scan different areas of the body, along with top-of-the-line ultrasound machines.
These clinics and hospitals are a little more than 1 to 3 km from Block A, Model Town, and people can reach them in about 10 minutes by road.
PROPERTIES IN BLOCK A, MODEL TOWN BAHAWALPUR
Sales Price Trends in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
A fairly decent number of houses and plots are up for sale in this block. But please keep in mind that the prices mentioned below are for guidance purposes only and may change with time.
Houses for Sale in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Houses of 10 marla and 1 kanal are available in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur. The price of 10 marla houses starts at PKR 2.16 crore and goes up to PKR 2.3 crore, while the price of 1 kanal houses is between PKR 2.5 crore and PKR 3.6 crore.
Plots for Sale in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
At present, only larger units of 1 kanal are up for sale in Model Town Block A. The price of 1 kanal plots is between PKR 1.6 crore and PKR 2.3 crore.
Rent Price Trend in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Houses of 5 and 10 marla and 1 kanal are available on rent in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur. Similar to the sales price trends, the following rental prices are also subject to change.
Houses for Rent in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Several houses are up for rent in the area. The monthly rent for 5 marla houses is between PKR 20 thousand and PKR 70 thousand, while the rent for 10 marla houses starts at PKR 40 thousand and goes up to 1.7 lakh and the rent price for 1 kanal houses is between PKR 70 thousand and PKR 2 lakh per month.
Few commercial properties are up for sale in Model Town A Bahawalpur, while some commercial properties are also up on rent. These properties include shops, offices, restaurants, and commercial buildings.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
Malls in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
What perhaps moves the value of any property up by a notch is the availability of commercial avenues such as shopping malls. A couple of retail outlets including Edenrobe, Wanjara Shopping Mall, and Inam Center can be found in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur.
Furthermore, a good number of shopping malls are also located near Model Town Bahawalpur Block A. Some of them are Bahawalpur Trade Center and Fashion Ghar in Old City Bahawalpur, Victoria Shopping Mall in Trust Colony, Al Noor Shopping Mall on Railway Road, and Boom Fashion Mall On Circular Road. It takes just about 10 minutes to reach these malls by road.
Restaurants And Bakeries in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Another factor that has a sizeable contribution in a property-seekers final decision of buying property in any area is the availability of eateries. Luckily, several restaurants serving Pakistani food can be found in Block A. Some of them are Lahori Chicken Shawarma on Ghaznavi Road, Desert Grill Tandoori Restaurant on Circular Road, and Qureshi Karachi Khatakhat Restaurant on Ahmedpur Road.
Additionally, some other food points near Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur are Subway situated near Rashid Minhas Road, Chicken Cottage on Railway Road, Bell n Tell on Muhammad Bin Qasim Road, Almaida Fried Chicken in Trust Colony, and Salt'n Pepper Bahawalpur in Bahawalpur Cantt.
Furthermore, bakeries located nearby include Crumbs By Dim on Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Road, Data Sweets in Sadiq Colony, Gourmet bakery on Gulberg Road, and Haji Rasheed Sweets & Bakers on Model Town B Main Road. You can reach these restaurants and bakeries near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur in as less as 10 minutes by road.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Carrying an active lifestyle is not a problem for residents of this area, all thanks to the gyms located nearby. Some of them are New Shapes Gym on Ghaznavi Road, IronHouse Gym & Fitness Club in Model Town B, Iron House Gym & Fitness Club in Model Town B Main Road, Cyborg Gym in Trust Colony, Fitness 360 Male and Female Section on Gulberg Road, and Khan Gym Land in Old City Bahawalpur. It takes up to 12 minutes to reach these gyms by road.
Moreover, sports complexes located nearby include Chisti Sports Complex in Bahawalpur Cantt and Iqbal Sports Complex in Media Colony Bahawalpur. It takes around 10 to 15 minutes to reach these places by road.
Parks near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Model Town Block A is surrounded by lush green parks. Some of them are Eid Gah Family Park in Model Town Block B, Rohi Park in Officers Colony, Trust Colony Park in Trust Colony, and Rose Garden QAMC in Bahawalpur Cantt. The parks are situated at a drive of almost 6 to 12 minutes from Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur.
Salons and Spas in and near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur
Salons located in Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur, include Depilex Beauty Parlour and Sana Beauty Salon on Ghaznavi Road. Furthermore, salons situated nearby entail Muskan Beauty Parlour & Training Centre on Ahmedpuri Gate Road, Curl and Pearl Beauty Spot, Aries Beauty Parlour in Muhammadi Colony, and Women Zone Beauty Parlour on Shahi Bazar Road. One can reach these salons by road in just about 5 to 10 minutes.
Two things make a property attractive. The first one is its location and the second is its neighbourhood. Nevertheless, Block A is surrounded by some well-developed areas of the city. It is a given that locals can use all the facilities in neighbouring colonies and societies that are scarce or not available in Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur.
Important areas near Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur, are Old City Bahawalpur, Faiz Colony, Sadiq Colony, Officers Colony, Trust Colony, Habib Colony, Kausar Colony, and Chaudhry Town. Additionally, Bahawalpur Railway Station is also nearby.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Block A, Model Town, Bahawalpur is home to quite a few well-developed houses and plots. However, people in search of flats to buy or rent will not find anything up to their liking here. The construction and development of flats have not initiated in Block A yet. Nevertheless, this problem will come to an end as soon as the development work moves forward.
Moreover, Ghaznavi Road, which happens to be the main artery of Model Town A, was in a terrible shape earlier, however, after repeated complaints from residents, the cantonment board and the administration of the town paid attention to this matter and repaired the roads.
Importance of Block A, Model Town Bahawalpur from major locations nearby
- It takes merely 5 minutes to reach Faiz Colony and Habib Colony by road
- Sadiq Colony is placed at a drive of nearly 6 minutes
- Similarly, Bahawalpur Railway Station is also at a drive of just about 6 minutes
- Kausar Colony is placed at a drive of about 7 minutes
- It takes around 8 minutes to reach Chaudhry Town by road
- An estimated commute time of 9 minutes is needed to reach Trust Colony
- It takes approximately 14 minutes to reach Officers Colony by road
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