ABOUT PHASE 8, BAHRIA TOWN, RAWALPINDI
Bahria Town, Phase 8, Rawalpindi, is an incredibly well-planned housing society spearheaded by Bahria Town (Private) Limited. Bahria Town, Rawalpindi, is divided into 8 phases, of which Phase 8 is being developed at a rapid pace.
Businesspeople and investors looking for sure-shot returns on their investment should seriously consider this phase. The properties in Phase 8 come with unmatched amenities, facilities, security, and proper external and internal road networks. Moreover, Bahria Town is known for providing all necessary comforts of life such as water, electricity, gas, sewerage, hospitals, 24/7 security, and quality education to its residents, and Phase 8, Bahria Town Rawalpindi upholds this tradition of excellence.
More importantly, the development work of Bahria Town, Phase 8, Rawalpindi, is almost complete. Phase 8 is home to different blocks starting from Block A to Block P; however, Block E is further divided in Block E-1 to Block E-4, and Block F is further categorised in Blocks F1 to F5.
Partial and full possession is available for some blocks, while other blocks are almost at the finishing stage. An expressway called Bahria Expressway has already been developed exclusively for residents of Phase 8, Bahria Town. This Expressway connects Phase 8 to GT Road within 5 minutes and makes the commute from Bahria Rawalpindi to DHA and Downtown, Rawalpindi, almost effortless.
An exclusive main boulevard inspired by the Champs – Elysées Avenue of Paris – is in the works. The venue is set to host high-rise buildings and commercial properties shortly.
The best part about Phase 8, is that it has allocated only 35% of land for housing purposes, whereas 65% of the remaining estate will be utilised for public spaces. All this open area is exclusively reserved for rest and recreation of the local community, and will naturally enhance the standard of living of the people residing here. It goes without saying that this will also have a positive impact on property prices. The better the planning and facility of a residential property, the higher the return on investment and expected profits.
AT A GLANCE
- Gated community
- Dedicated grid station
- Uninterrupted power supply
- Exclusive Expressway connecting to GT Road
- Well-developed open green spaces
- Luxurious lifestyle
- Easy access to DHA and Downtown Rawalpindi
- Rife with residential and commercial properties
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Markets in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
- Khan Vegetable Store and Assetz Fruit n Vegetable Shop is in Rafi Block, Bahria Safari Valley
- D-Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Store is in Sector E, Bahria Safari Valley
- Green Fresh is in Sector B, Phase 1, DHA, Rawalpindi
- Taha Meat Shop is in Rafi Block, Bahria Safari Valley
- Al Waris Chicken Shop is in Bahria Hamlet, Rawalpindi
These markets can be easily accessed by road in around 10 to 20 minutes.
Thirdly, pharmacies in Phase 8 include Ilyas Pharmacy in 20 Ali Commercial Area, and Apple Community Pharmacy, Optics and Clinic situated in Park View Plaza, based in the commercial hub of Phase 8, Bahria Town. In addition to these, a few medical stores found in a 5 to 7 km radius include Medicine City Pharmacy in Sector E, Bahria Safari Valley, Aster Pharmacy in Rafi Block, Bahria Safari Valley, Amson Pharmacy in Phase 7, Bahria Town, and Pharmacy 24 (Green Eternal Life Pharmacy) and The Medicine - Pharmacy in Sector F, Phase 1, DHA.
The medical stores are accessible by road in around 10 to 15 minutes.
Lastly, a few electric and mobile stores in Phase 8 include Mobile Shop Bahria and TNT Home Solutions Mart in Sector C. Moreover, a few other electrical and mobile stores are reachable in a drive of nearly 7 to 14 minutes. They include MEVE-evision Electronics in Phase 7, Bahria Town, Hirise Pvt Ltd, and Jolta Mobile Shop in Commercial Block, Bahria Safari Valley, Azeem Electric and Hardware Store in Bahria Intellectual Village, and Sony Center - Umar Electronics in Sector F, Phase 1, DHA, Rawalpindi.
Mosques in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Taking care of religious obligations is entirely convenient for residents of Phase 8, Bahria Town. The phase has been planned meticulously, and as such, it includes the provision of mosques. Residents can pray at Jamia Masjid and Rafi Mosque located in Rafi Block, Jamia Masjid Malik Riaz Hussain in Bahria Business District, and Jamia Masjid Umer located in Umar block. The mosques are state-of-the-art and spacious with dedicated ablution areas.
Additionally, a few more mosques are scheduled to be developed, and the area reserved for them has been earmarked. Meanwhile, some mosques near Phase 8, Bahria Town include:
- Usman Block Mosque and Jamia Masjid Abu Bakar situated in Abu Bakar Block, Bahria Safari Valley
- Serene City Mosque located in DHA Serene City, Zone 1
- Jamia Masjid Ar-Rahman and Al Rahman Mosque situated in Bahria Intellectual Village
- Jamia Mosque situated in Sector A, Phase 1, DHA
- Masjid-e-Ibrahimi, Garden City based on Expressway, Phase 7
- Fatima Masjid located in Bahria Avenue, Phase 7, Rawalpindi
It takes nearly 12 to 20 minutes to reach these mosques by car since they are almost 4 to 8 kilometres away.
Schools, Colleges And Universities in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Bahria Town, as a real estate developer, is always mindful of the importance of education. The builder is known to develop quality schools, colleges, and universities within the project for its residents. Similarly, there are a couple of schools in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi including Roots Millennium School located in Phase 8 Extension, Government Boys Primary School Galli Rawalpindi and Fatima Jinnah Primary School in Sector C, Dr Abdul-Qadeer Khan School and College in Safari Valley Commercial Block, Apple Group of Schools, Bahria Town Campus, in Sector E, and LEADS School System, Bahria Town Campus, in the Linear Commercial Area of Phase 8, situated near the maintenance office.
Roots Millennium School, Apple Group of Schools, and Leads School System offer primary to secondary education following the Cambridge system. In contrast, Government Boys Primary School, Fatima Jinnah Primary School, and Dr Abdul-Qadeer Khan School offer primary to secondary education following the matric system. Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan School also provides college education to students after the successful completion of matriculation.
Further, some reputed schools situated at a stretch of 5 to 10 km away from the project include Bahria Town International Academy situated in Safari Villas 2, ACE International Academy in Phase 2, Bahria Town, Govt Elliot High School Morgah Rawalpindi in Bahria Greens, 1st Step Preschool & Kiddie Care near Linear Commercial Park, Phase 8, Bahria Town, and TMUC School and Westminster International School in Phase 7, Bahria Town. It takes around 10 to 15 minutes to drive to these schools, and most of them offer van services for students.
From the mentioned schools, only Govt Elliot High School Morgah follows the matric system, while all others offer education from primary to A-levels. Besides, 1st Step Preschool & Kiddie Care School is a preschool for toddlers.
As for higher studies, a few colleges and universities situated nearby include:
- Concordia College DHA Campus on GT Road, Phase 2, DHA, Islamabad – The college offers intermediate and bachelors programmes in general science, computer science, arts, commerce, and business administration.
- Superior College on Main Grand Trunk Road opposite Forest Complex Soan – The college offers intermediate programmes in science, arts, commerce, and humanities.
- Punjab College on Morgah Road, Rawalpindi – Programmes offered at this college include intermediate and bachelors in general science, arts, information technology, pre-engineering, pre-medical, computer science, and commerce.
- Mansol Technical Training Institute situated in Sector E, Bahria Safari Valley – The technical university offers intellectual and practical skills to students interested in making a career in the fields of process management, electrical and power control, industrial supplies and service, and mechanical supplies and service.
It takes 20 to 28 minutes to drive to these colleges found at a distance of approximately 12 to 15 km.
Banks in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
The banking sector is the backbone of every country's economy. Similarly, having banks in a society or its vicinity is like a financial backbone for the people coming to work here and for residents of that particular society. Phase 8, Bahria Town, is strong in this regard and is home to almost every bank operating in Pakistan.
To name a few banks in Phase 8, Bahria Town, these include MCB and Bank Alfalah in Ali Block, Bahria Safari Valley, Allied Bank in Abu Bakar Block, and Askari Bank in Sector E. These branches also have ATM facilities.
Further, some banks near Phase 8, Bahria Town are United Bank Limited in Block B, Bahria Safari Valley. It takes less than 10 minutes to reach this bank by road. Please note that more bank branches and ATMs are expected to become operational in Phase 8, and its vicinity as the development of Phase 8 nears completion, and the area starts getting populated.
Bahria Town Projects have dedicated grid stations, generating electricity solely for their properties. The Bahria Town Electric Supply Company supplies electricity to this phase. Besides, an underground cabling system for electricity has been laid down throughout Bahria Town, Phase 8, to ensure an uninterrupted power supply.
Clinics and Hospitals in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town Rawalpindi
Similar to academic facilities, Phase 8, Bahria Town is adorned with high-quality medical facilities reachable in a few minutes from across the phase.
A few clinics in Phase 8, Bahria Town, include Care Medical Clinic in Bloom Arcade, Hum Commercial, Syed Dental Clinic in Hub Commercial Park, and Best Dentist Dental Clinic in Sector E. The former is a general medical clinic. At the same time, the latter two are dental clinics specialising in various dental and oral hygiene conditions.
As for the vicinity, the clinics near Phase 8, Bahria Town include Amigos Clinics in Amigos Tower, Adyala Road, C-Pain Diagnostics in Block D, Bahria Expressway, and Smart Clinics Pakistan in Phase 7, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Amigos Clinics and Smart Clinics are general clinics that treat patients with general health conditions, while C-Pain Diagnostics offers scans, ultrasounds, and x-ray facilities.
A drive of almost 14 to 16 minutes is required to arrive at these clinics.
On the other hand, hospitals in Phase 8, Bahria Town include Bahria International Hospital and others situated in neighbouring areas include Integrative Medical Centre in Sector E, Phase 1, DHA, Avicenna Medical Center DHA in Sector C, Phase 1, DHA, and Shalimar Medical Clinic in Sector A, Phase 2, DHA, Rawalpindi. The hospitals in the vicinity are reachable in an approximate drive of 14 to 25 minutes.
All these hospitals offer expert diagnostic and medical services and are equipped with the latest medical technologies, necessary equipment, and qualified staff. Furthermore, a state-of-the-art hospital has also been planned for Phase 8 and will be developed in the coming days.
Moreover, people with pets don’t have to get stressed thinking about the health of their pets, all thanks to Pets & Vets Hospital, Bahria Town, located in Phase 5, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi near Phase 8. It takes around 26 minutes to reach the hospital by road.
PROPERTIES IN PHASE 8, BAHRIA TOWN, RAWALPINDI
Sales Price Trends in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
We've compiled the latest trends for people looking to buy properties in Bahria Town, Phase 8. These trends will help interested people make an informed decision. As is the case with all our area guides, these prices and trends are subject to changes depending on the real estate market and the overall economic situation of the country.
Houses for Sale in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Ready to move in houses of 5 marla, 10 marla and 1 kanal are up for sale in Bahria Town, Phase 8. The selling price of 5 marla houses starts at PKR 26.5 lakh and goes up to around PKR 1.5 crore. Moreover, the asking price of 10 marla houses is between PKR 1 crore to PKR 4.5 crore. Lastly, 1 kanal houses carry a price tag of PKR 1.3 crore to PKR 6.75 crore.
Flats for Sale in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
As for flats for sale in Phase 8, a huge variety of apartments consisting of one to four bedrooms and studio apartments are awaiting buyers. The price of 1-bed flats in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi is between PKR 13.5 lakh to PKR 96 lakh, while the price of 2-bed units is between PKR 15.75 lakh to PKR 1.43 crore. The price of 3-bed apartments starts at PKR 69 lakh and goes up to PKR 1.42 crore. Meanwhile, the price for 4-bed flats is between PKR 80 lakh to PKR 1.75 crore.
As for studio apartments in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi, they can cost anywhere between PKR 19 lakh to PKR 1.03 crore.
Plots for Sale in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Few plot files and several plots are available for sale in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi. The price for 5 marla plot files is between PKR 1.8 lakh and PKR 10 lakh, while the selling price of 5 marla plots starts at PKR 8 lakh and goes up to PKR 3.4 crore. Furthermore, the asking price for 10 marla plot files is between PKR 3 lakh and PKR 17 lakh, whereas the price of 10 marla plots ranges between PKR 9.45 lakh to PKR 6.5 crore, and finally, the price for 1 kanal plot files is between PKR 25 lakh and PKR 1.5 crore while the cost of 1 kanal plots can be anywhere from PKR 28 lakh, going up to PKR 7 crore.
Rent Price Trends in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
A mix of big and small property units are available on rent in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi. Please note that the mentioned analysis was conducted to help rental-property seekers; however, these prices are subject to change.
Houses for Rent in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
As for houses on rent, 5 marla houses are available for rent starting at PKR 16 thousand per month, going up to PKR 85 thousand per month. The monthly rent for 10 marla houses ranges between PKR 25 thousand to PKR 1.5 lakh. Furthermore, the monthly rent for 1 kanal houses in Bahria Town Phase 8, ranges between PKR 70 thousand to PKR 1.3 lakh.
Flats for Rent in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Several flats are also up on rent in Bahria Town Rawalpindi, Phase 8. The monthly rent for 1-bed flats is between PKR 10 thousand and PKR 70 thousand, the rent for 2-bed apartments starts around PKR 11 thousand and goes up to PKR 50 thousand, while the rent for 3-bed flats goes up to PKR 1.2 lakh. Moreover, the monthly rent for studio apartments is between PKR 15 thousand to PKR 38 thousand.
Commercial Properties in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
A variety of commercial properties are available for sale in Bahria Town, Phase 8, Rawalpindi, while many commercial properties are available for rent. Also, several other shops, malls, and commercial attractions are expected to open on the Champs – Elysées Main Boulevard – later on.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
Malls in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Shopping malls and commercial areas add value to residential properties, and Bahria Town Projects are always in the lead. As such, a good number of commercial spots and shopping malls are situated here.
Shopping malls in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi include:
- Ariba Center and A.H. Theme Tower in Sector M
- The Delicacy Shopping Mall in Sector J
- Mirador Shopping Mall in C Junction
- Dominion Mall & Apartments, ZEM Heights 1 in Sector C, Ahmed Arcade
- Clifton Heights E Commercial Middle Ring Road and Punjab Heights – 2 in Sector E
These places meet the shopping needs of residents. From clothes to shoes, electronics, and home accessories, a variety of products can be found in these malls, alongside entertainment areas for children and food courts with various franchises.
Later on, more shopping facilities are going to be developed in the commercial area of Phase 8.
Furthermore, residents can also go to the malls located in other phases of Bahria Rawalpindi if they want to add more variety to their shopping options. Some known shopping areas, almost 2 to 4 km from Phase 8, are Minhas Plaza in Main Hub Commercial Area and Al-Jiyal Plaza in Ali Block, Bahria Safari Valley. It takes about 10 to 15 minutes to reach these malls by road.
Restaurants And Bakeries in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
Eating out and socialising are essential parts of our lifestyles, and living in a community with restaurants and bakeries is always pleasant as it gives residents more chances of spending quality time with their family, friends, and colleagues.
Among the many known restaurants in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Foodicted Pizza & Burger is near Bahria's Clock Tower, Pizza Square is in Commercial Hub, Hot & Spicy, Rice Point, and Big Bites are in Sector E, and Anarkali Hotel & Restaurant is in Sector F.
Besides, more restaurants serving delicious food nearby include:
- Apna Chullah, Masha Allah Super Piyala Restaurant, and Shinwari BBQ in Commercial Block, Bahria Safari Valley
- Food Village Restaurant in Sector E and Thunder Food in Abu Bakar Block, Bahria Safari Valley
- Kartarpura Lounge in Sector 1, Bahria Greens
- Kallisto and Roasters: Coffee House & Grill in Phase 7, Bahria Town
- Food Village Restaurant in Sector E, Bahria Safari Valley
- Casa Rica Restaurant in Phase 7, near Green Valley, Bahria Town
The restaurants are about 3 to 7 km from Phase 8 and can be reached by road in about 8 to 16 minutes.
Moreover, bakeries in Phase 8, Bahria Town, include Aroma Bakers and Sweets in Hub Commercial Area, Valley Bakers & Delight in Abubakar Avenue, Hub Commercial Area, and London Sweet and Bakers and Rahat Bakers in Phase 8. As for nearby bakeries, these include Bread & Butter in Phase 4, Rasheed Sweet and Rahat Bakers in Phase 7, and Kitchen Cuisine in Sector E, Phase 1, DHA, Rawalpindi. The bakeries are known to serve some of the most delicious sweet treats and savoury goodies. Also, it takes around 12 to 16 minutes to drive to these bakeries.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in Phase 8, Bahria Town Rawalpindi
Almost 65% of Bahria Phase 8 has been reserved primarily for recreational activities and public amenities. Phase 8, Bahria Town, consists of a stadium. Furthermore, Open Gym, Safari Gym, Ladies Gym, SK Yoga Club, and Physio Life are some popular gyms located here. If you're a fitness enthusiast looking for a place to live near fitness studios in Rawalpindi, you know where to invest.
As for sports grounds, basketball players can use the basketball ground situated in Sector J, while people into snooker can go to Bahria Snooker Club and Gym located in Sector E, and those who like football can play the sport at Prostar Football Club & Academy.
Moreover, a few sports facilities and fitness centres nearby include:
- Passion Gym in Phase 7, DHA Phase 1
- Ginnastic Arena in Sector F, Phase 1, DHA
- Tiger Gym in Sector F, Phase 1, DHA
- Bahria Golf Course near Bahria Expressway
- Garden City Golf and Country Club Restaurant in Phase 7, Garden City
It takes around 15 to 22 minutes to reach these places since they are about 5 to 7 km away from Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Parks in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
As with all Bahria Town Projects, a multitude of parks and theme parks are present here for residents to destress. Parks in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi include Bahria Adventura Theme Park in Rafi Block Park, Bahria Phase 8 Park and Hub Commercial Park in the Hub Commercial Area, Ali Park, Sector F Park, and Mini Commercial Park in Sector F, and two parks are situated in Sector E. Residents can go these the parks for family picnics, relax, or play outdoor games, such as cricket, football, throw ball, badminton, and tennis.
Furthermore, parks nearby at a drive of 12 to 15 minutes include Umar Block Park in Bahria Safari Valley, Bahria Town Corner Zoo in Phase 7 Rawalpindi Kids Park in Sector F, Defence Villas, Phase 1, DHA and Overseas 7 Park in Sector 7 of Bahria Greens.
Bahria Town Corner Zoo is usually the favourite spot for kids and families to see animals close to their natural habitat. The zoo is well-maintained and keeps all safety measures for visitors in check.
Salons and Spas in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
A number of salons and spas are functioning in Phase 8, Bahria Town, including Nadia's Salon, Ayesha's Beauty and Makeup Lounge, Hadiqa Kiani Salon, Safari Men and Women Salon, Estilo Beauty Parlour, Ameera's Beauty Salon, and Nousheen's Beauty Parlour and Salon.
Furthermore, some nearby salons are American Salon (men), American Salon (women), Safari Men and Women Salon, CAT Salon, Orange Luxury Beauty Salon, and Lilax Beauty Clinic & Institute in Bahria Safari Valley. Residents can drive to these salons in 10 to 15 minutes.
Cinemas in and near Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi
A cinema for Phase 8 is in the works. Meanwhile, residents can go to The Arena located in Phase 4 and Cine Gold Plex in Phase 2 to enjoy a movie. It takes around 20 minutes to drive to these cinemas. The cinemas also feature canteens for snacking.
Several parks situated in Phase 8 are usually utilised as picnic spots and events by residents. Moreover, the various cafes and restaurants located here are also used by families for numerous occasions, such as birthdays and anniversaries. A community hall situated in Phase 8 and a society office also helps residents plan their events. Moreover, on Independence Day, during Ramadan, on Pakistan Day and at Eid, Bahria Town is covered with beautiful light and decorative ornaments.
Phase 8, neighbours several phases of Bahria Town, including Phase 7, Bahria Safari Valley, Phase 3, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi and Bahria Town Way. Other societies nearby include Qasimabad on Adyala Road, Phase 3, DHA, Phase 1, DHA, Rawalpindi and Capital Smart City, Rawalpindi.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Bahria Town, Phase 8, is an excellent investment for people with personal conveyance. However, Phase 8 is probably not the best option for people who use public transport. Other than that, from flats to houses, all kinds of property units are up on sale and rent. Investors can also buy plots for resale or commercial plots to attract new businesses in Phase 8, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi.
Importance of Phase 8, Bahria Town Rawalpindi, from major locations nearby
- Bahria Town Phase 8 is near GT Road, DHA, and Downtown Rawalpindi, via Bahria Expressway
- It takes 5 minutes to reach GT Road from Bahria Town Phase 8 through the Expressway
- Bahria Safari Valley is at a short road-trip of 7 minutes
- Capital Smart City, Rawalpindi is at a drive of nearly 11 minutes
- Phase 7, Bahria Town Rawalpindi is at a drive of almost 16 minutes
- Bahria Greens is at an estimated drive of 12 minutes
- Phase 3, DHA, Rawalpindi is at a drive of nearly 19 minutes
- Phase 1, DHA, Rawalpindi is also at a drive of about 19 minutes
- Phase 3, Bahria Town, Rawalpindi is at a drive of almost 25 minutes