ABOUT GRAND AVENUES HOUSING SCHEME LAHORE
Urban Developers Associates are a well-known name in the real estate market in Pakistan. The builders have a successful history, dating back to 1980, and the projects completed by them include Air Avenue Housing Scheme, I.T Towers, Central Park Housing Scheme, Midland Farm Houses, Super Cinema Central Park, and Urban Canal City to name a few. Following the success of these projects, Urban Developers Associates launched Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore - a mega housing society - in 2011.
Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore is situated on Ferozepur Road, around 24 km away from Kalma Chowk Flyover. The Southern loop of Lahore Ring Road is also just a 23-minute drive away, significantly decreasing the distance to main areas of Lahore like Allama Iqbal Airport, G.T. Road and Thokar Niaz Baig. Furthermore, the society has quite a few prominent neighbours, including Model Town, Faisal Town, Gulberg, Bahria Town, Garden Town, and Central Park Society. This project has been developed keeping Lahore’s traffic in mind. The main boulevard of Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore is 150 feet wide, while inside streets are 80 feet wide, guaranteeing a smooth flow of traffic.
AT A GLANCE
- Around 150 ft. wide road network
- Uninterrupted 24-hour power supply
- Olympic size swimming pool
- 24/7 security
- Lush green parks
- Club and community centre
- Water supply system
- Central mosque
- 6 tennis courts
- Jogging tracks
- 3D cinema
- Shopping mall
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Lahore Transport Company Bus Depot is located near Grand Avenues Housing Society, at a distance of only 2 km. Also, Ghala Mandi Bus Stop is just a 9-minute drive away from society. Moreover, Gajju Matah Metro Bus terminal is at a distance of 8 km on Ferozepur Road. App-based ride-sharing services, taxis and rickshaws are also readily available around the society.
Mosques, Churches and Temples in and Near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore has its own Grand Jamia Mosque on Grand Boulevard. The mosque offers state-of-the-art facilities such as parking, tile flooring, centralised air-conditioned prayer hall and a separate ablution area.
For the Christian Community, Church Purana Kahna is located at a 9-minute drive away in Old Kahna. Besides, Shield of Faith Church and Good Samaritan Church in Glaxo Town are found around 20 minutes away. Also, Assemblies of God Church is located nearby in Yohannabad. For the Hindu community, there is a temple situated about a 30-minute drive away in Model Town, Circular Road.
Schools, Colleges and Universities near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore has specially reserved land for schools. For now, residents can rely on nearby educational institutions namely TCF School near Ferozepur Road, and Central medical college in Central Park Housing Scheme. The schools are about a 5 to 10-minute drive away from the society, while Chughtai Public Library is also located at a distance of 4.8 km. Other nearby schools are:
- Bab-e-Arqam School in Sufiabad
- TAC School System Lahore in DHA
- Lahore Grammar School in Sector E, DHA
- Cantt Model High School near Walton Road
All the schools are roughly a 30-minute drive away from the society.
There are several public and private colleges located nearby, including KIPS College in Mouza Bagrian, The Lahore Garrison College of Science & Commerce in Johar Town, Nisa Girls College in Sector C, Township, and IBL College of Commerce in Faisal Town. All the colleges are about a 30 to 40-minute drive away from Grand Avenues Housing Scheme, Lahore.
Another plus of Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore is its proximity to Superior University in Kot Araian, Ralph International University near Raiwind Road, and the University of Central Punjab in Khayaban-e-Jinnah. The universities are about 25 km away from the community while the famous Minhaj University Lahore is just a 36-minute drive away, near Minhaj Ul Quran University Road.
Clinics and Hospitals near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Since Grand Avenues Housing Scheme was under construction when we last checked in February 2019, hospitals had yet to commence their operations in the society. In the meantime, residents can visit Waqar Medics and Central Park Hospital, just an 8-minute drive away in Central Park Housing Society. Besides Noor Eye & Poly Clinic and Bajwa Clinic are located near Ferozepur Road. Other nearby hospitals are:
- Mumtaz Bakhtawar Hospital in Gul Afshan Society
- Bahria International Hospital in Bahria Town, Sector B
- Lahore General Hospital near Ferozpur Road
- National Hospital & Medical Center in DHA Phase 1
Moreover, Government Shahbaz Sharif Hospital near Bedian Road offers 60 beds, modern X-ray and blood testing labs along with 24/7 paediatrics and gynaecology emergency facility.
Lahore Electric Supply Company supplies electricity in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme; however, the society also offers an uninterrupted supply of power through its own grid stations.
Security in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore has already taken sufficient security measures like watchdogs, guards, and strategically placed CCTV cameras.
PROPERTIES IN GRAND AVENUES HOUSING SCHEME LAHORE
Sales Price Trends in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Houses for Sale in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Construction work is underway in many parts of the society and buying a house can be a good option. The sales price trend of a 5 marla houses starts at PKR 43 lakh, going as high as PKR 85 lakh. Similarly, a 10 marla house in Grand Avenues Lahore, can cost up to 70 lakh. Buyers also have the option of paying in instalments.
Plots for Sale in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Prospective investors can find 5 marla, 10 marla and 1 kanal residential and commercial plots at affordable rates. The selling price of 5 marla residential plots in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme, Lahore starts at PKR 4.5 lakh, going up to 60 lakh. The price range for a 10 marla land can be anywhere between PKR 17 lakh to PKR 50 lakh, while 1 kanal plots can be bought for PKR 45 lakh to PKR 93 lakh. The residential scheme offers a 4-year payment plan; however, buyers have to pay 10% to 20% extra of the total price for park-facing, corner, road-facing or properties on the main boulevard.
As the society is located on main Ferozepur Road, putting money into commercial plots in Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore can be profitable for investors. This society offers 4 marla and 8 marla commercial plots for commercial purposes. The cost of a 4 marla plot in the area starts at PKR 50 lakh and can go up to PKR 1.6 crore, while 5 marla commercial plots can cost anywhere between PKR 35 lakh to PKR 68 lakh.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
Malls in and near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore is home to VESTA Super Store. Residents can find a variety of products including grocery, clothing brands and other products at competitive prices.
Moreover, Central Park Cash & Carry and Sultan Mart & Food are just an 8-minute drive away from Grand Avenues Society. Other nearby malls are Sultan Shopping Mall, Pace Shopping Centre and Amanah Mall in Model Town, Link Road. The malls are quite far, about 35 minutes away from the society.
Restaurants, Cafes and Bakeries near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Cooperative Housing Society’s food street is just a 20-minute drive away from Grand Avenues. People craving Fast food can find mouth-watering burgers and pizzas at The Pizza Company, Italian Pizza, and BFC Fast Food. Foodies hunting traditional food can enjoy juicy tikka, biryani and chargha at Usman Family Restaurant in Central Park Housing Society, NFC Food Centre in Elite Town and Shehzad Hotel & Chicken Karahi near Ferozepur Road.
Moreover, there are many cafes situated just a few minutes' drive away from Grand Avenues Housing Scheme, including Riffa's Kitchenette, CPMC Cafeteria in Central Park Housing Scheme, Forest Café in Pak-Arab Housing Scheme, Cafe Portofino and Cafe Aylanto in DHA. Butlers Chocolate Café is also about 30 minutes away in Nishtar Town.
Gourmet Bakers & Sweets offers delicious cakes, breads, and desserts, located just 10 minutes away near Ferozepur Road. Other nearby bakeries are Hafeez Sweets and Nice Sweet & Bakers in Old Kahna.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
This housing scheme also includes 6 tennis courts, a fully equipped gymnasium, a swimming Pool and a bowling alley. Residents of Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore can also visit the sports facilities in neighbouring societies like WAPDA Sports Complex near Ferozepur Road, CHS Sports Complex, DHA Sector G, and Phase 3 Sports Complex. DHA Swimming Pool & Gym is located in Phase 3, just 21 km away. Model Town Whites Sports Club, Nawab Cricket Club Model Town, D.P.S Ground, and Model Town Football Club are just a 30-minute drive away from the community. Ashiana cricket ground is also only 25 minutes away, while Syed Maratib Ali Shah Sports Complex in Punjab Small Industries Housing Society offers a fitness centre, basketball court and a tennis court.
Parks near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore has plans to develop almost 35 lush green lawns – spread across approximately 7% of the total land – to help you get close to nature. Moreover, the whole residential area is surrounded by greenbelts and trees. The parks, recreational areas and greenbelts play a considerable role in cleaning up the environment for residents. There are numerous parks located in neighbouring societies too such as Waheed Park and F Block Park in Central Park Housing Society, Covent Garden, Jasmine Garden and Grove Park in Bahria Nasheman. The parks are hardly a 10-minute drive away from the scheme.
Salons and Spas near Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore
There are no beauty salons located within the society; however, residents can visit some famous nearby beauty salons namely Depilex Beauty Clinic in Valencia Town. The high-end salon is just a 30-minute drive away from Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore and offers a wide range of beauty services including facial treatments, body therapy, and expert bridal makeup under the leadership of Pakistan’s renowned makeup expert, Massarat Misbah. Other nearby beauty salons and spas are Sobia's Nail studio and beauty salon and Revive Beauty Salon & Institute in Bahria Town, Sector C; Arammish Spa in DHA Sector C, and Salt Cave Spa in DHA Phase 3. All the beauty facilities are roughly a 30-minute drive away from the community.
Residents of Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore can explore some of the most popular destinations of Lahore like Lahore Wildlife Park, Lion Safari, Bird Safari, Tiger Cage, Fun Dunya Theme Park, and Safari Park Lake in around 30 minutes. Moreover, people can also visit Moscow Waterpark in Kamahan Village during the scorching summers. The waterpark is just 25 minutes away via Lahore Ring Road. Furthermore, Joyland Amusement Park is about a 45-minute drive away in Saddar Town, while Allama Iqbal Airport is only 29 km away.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Due to the small size of commercial plots, luxurious facilities, and affordable pricing options, the project holds great importance in Lahore’s real estate market. As of February 2019, Grand Avenues Housing Scheme had completed its formalities to apply for a No Objection Certificate (NOC). However, the only worthwhile investment is the one where legal possession is available.
Importance of Grand Avenues Housing Scheme Lahore from major locations nearby
- Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is just a 30-minute drive away
- Allama Iqbal International Airport is only 29 km away
- Kot Lakhpat Railway is 18 km away
- Joyland Amusement Park is a 45-minute drive away
- Walton Railway Station is 19 km away