ABOUT POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Police Foundation Housing Scheme is a neat, peaceful society west of Rawalpindi. It is surrounded by a myriad of developed residential communities, the most prominent being PWD Housing Society, Soan Gardens, Bahria Town, Pakistan Town, and Korang Town. Police Foundation Housing Scheme is spread over several blocks, from A to E. The project has several residential properties for sale and rentals ranging from 5 marla to 20 marla houses.
Savvy families are realizing the potential for growth in this developed housing scheme and snapping up good-value homes.
AT A GLANCE
- Secure community
- Wide main roads
- Underground electricity and gas system
- Walking distance to public transport
- Proximity to schools, mosques, and restaurants
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS, HEALTHCARE
PUBLIC TRANSPORT IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Police Foundation Housing Scheme area has a well-developed public transport system. Homeowners in the society who do not own cars rely heavily on the available resources like buses, vans, auto-rickshaws, and private cabs. PWD Bus Stop on the corner of PWD Double Road and Islamabad Expressway is the hub of connections from the society. With the help of Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metrobus residents can easily access Islamabad city and National Highway N5 via Islamabad Expressway also known as Faisal Avenue.
SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, AND UNIVERSITIES NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There are many top-notch schools in Police Foundation Housing Scheme. Residents have a variety of public and private schools to choose from. Here is a list of top schools located on PWD Double Road:
- Lahore School System – Islamabad Campus
- The Paragon School & College
- The Grammar School System
- The Mentor Education System
- Allied School – Quaid Campus
- Hamdard Public School
For higher education institutes, there are a few choices in the housing scheme like Indus College on PWD Double Road and Noon-wal-Qalam Science College in Block-B. Rawal Cadet College in Gulrez is about 11 minutes’ drive from the Police Foundation Housing Scheme. Islamabad Model College for Girls near Korang Road is 10-minutes away. Foundation University Islamabad near Defence Avenue is about 20-minutes’ drive from society.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There are several healthcare facilities on PWD Double Road. South East Hospital and Specialist Care Hospital are next to each other. Moreover, Shaafi International Hospital offers some of the best healthcare services and professional staff. In addition, a big pharmacy is within walking distance. You can also consult a specialist at Dr. Zahid Nabi Clinic on Street Number 3, which is also within the housing scheme.
BANKS NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Almost all of the major banks are situated on PWD Double Road in Police Foundation Housing Scheme like Allied Bank, JS Bank, United Bank Limited, Bank-Al-Habib – PWD Branch, MCB Bank, Soneri Bank, and Bank Islami are a bit east of the housing scheme.
MOSQUES NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There are several mosques in Police Foundation Housing Scheme area and its surroundings. Bilal Masjid on PWD Double Road, Jamia Masjid Syeda Fatima on Street A10, Madni Masjid on Street A2, Quba Masjid Police Foundation on B-1 Road, Al-Huda Masjid PWD near Street 70 and several other mosques in the vicinity.
MARKETS NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There are a few markets near Police Foundation Housing Scheme where residents can easily find almost anything. Lahore Cloth Sale Depot in Block C, Police Foundation is a big apparel market. Block- C Market in PWD Society is 5-minutes from the housing scheme. It's a crowded market and an economical place for grocery, and household items shopping. Abbasi Auto Workshop and Auto Market on Central Avenue is a perfect place for car maintenance. Euro Sports and Zarika Home Furniture are adjacent to each other on PWD Double Road. The Main Road itself is an independent shopping scene of Police Foundation Housing Scheme area with plenty of shops, food stalls, cafes and gas stations.
PROPERTIES IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
SALES PRICE TRENDS IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
If you’re planning to buy a property in Police Foundation Housing Scheme, these sales price trends might help you out. Prices mentioned below are subject to change.
HOUSES FOR SALE IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Houses for sale in Police Foundation Housing Scheme are newly built and feature several basic amenities. A 5 marla house for sale in this housing scheme can cost you around PKR 95 lakh. While a 10 marla house for sale in Police Foundation Housing Scheme is available for PKR 1.55 crore. A 1 kanal house for sale starts at PKR 1.8 crore.
FLATS FOR SALE ON POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
As of April 2019, only two-bedroom flats are available for sale. A 2-bedroom apartment for sale in Police Foundation Housing scheme costs from PKR 24 lakh to PKR 33 lakh. Apartments for sale in this area usually include two bedrooms, two bathrooms, an entrance hallway, a bright and spacious living area, and designated parking spots.
PLOTS FOR SALE IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Plots for sale in this area are reasonably priced. The price of an 8 marla residential plot for sale in Police Foundation Housing Scheme, Rawalpindi, is around PKR 26 lakh. Plots of 20 marla start at PKR 95 lakh, going up to PKR 1.1 crore. A 1 kanal residential plot for sale in Police Foundation Housing Scheme is priced at PKR 1.1 crore.
RENT PRICE TRENDS IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
HOUSE FOR RENT IN POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Houses for rent in Police Foundation Housing Scheme with an area of 10 marla are available for PKR 26.5 thousand to PKR 30 thousand per month. The rental houses are equipped with bedrooms with attached bathrooms, kitchen, TV-lounge, a drawing room, and proper parking spaces.
Commercial plots for sale in Police Foundation Housing Scheme are limited due to the presence of occupied residential properties. A 1 kanal commercial plot is generally priced at about PKR 10 crore. Commercial plots for sale measuring 2 kanal have a price of PKR 25 crore.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
MALLS NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There is a variety of malls and plazas in Police Foundation Housing Scheme. Park View Mall & Residency in Block-A is a residential tower with a mall on the ground and first, Shaz Tower near Street 41. Al-Taqwa Shopping Mall near Block-C – a popular mall in the heart of PWD area with some brand outlets and many shops of different categories. Residents can access many well-known shopping malls and centers in the Saddar area — just a 30-minute drive — like Rania Mall, Al-Noor Mall, Faisal Mall, and Riaz Plaza.
RESTAURANT AND BAKERIES NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There are several restaurants in the area and in the vicinity like Mei Kong Chinese Restaurant, Bala Tikka House, Crown Complex, and Butt Karahi Tikka all are located on B-1 Road, Block-B. Shaheen Shinwari and Des Pardes PWD Branch are on PWD Double Road serving traditional style karhai and an array of Pakistani dishes. PWD Double Road also has few fast food spots like Hungry Birds, Hot’n’Chilli PWD, Silver Spoon, Pizza Hut, and the Cheese Factor. Residents can enjoy these mouth-watering restaurants and many other eateries without leaving town.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS, AND BEAUTY
SPORTS FACILITIES AND FITNESS CENTRES NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Xtreme Fitness Gym near Block-A is a spacious gym with imported equipment, both for men and women. It’s the only gym close to the Police Foundation Housing Scheme. For more options, the residents can head towards Fountain Chowk where Syed’s Gym Town and World 1 Gym are located on Bahria Town Link.
SALONS AND SPAS NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
There are a few beauty parlors and salons near the housing scheme. Bridal Fashion on Central Avenue is a popular beauty parlor in the area. Asma Naseem Beauty Parlour and Elite Beauty Saloon are in Phase 6 of Gulrez Housing Scheme which is just 11-minutes from the society. Royli Salon on Imran Khan Avenue is 22-minutes away from the housing scheme.
PARKS NEAR POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI
Police Foundation Housing Scheme has a number of parks in the area and its surroundings. Block-C Park on Street 62 and Media Town Roundabout Park on Quaid-e-Azam Avenue are two nearby parks. The parks feature lush green gardens, jogging tracks, cricket field and play area for kids. Safari Park in Block-B is a large recreational park also one of the best-maintained wildlife setups in the area. Located 6-kilometers away from Police Housing Scheme. Another great recreational site is the Lions Cage at Lohi Bher Wildlife Park, near Bahria Town Phase 1, which opened in 1992. This park features lions, tigers and different species of birds.
Residents of Police Housing Scheme, Rawalpindi, can indulge in a variety of events happening in Rawalpindi and nearby areas. The Ultimate Paintball Tournament which takes place in Racecourse Park Westridge, Rawalpindi. Arts & Crafts Competition and RCF Pakistan in Rawalpindi. Spring Festival 2019 at Pearl Continental – Rawalpindi. Youth Empowerment Workshop at the Riviera – Islamabad.
Police Foundation Housing Scheme is surrounded with most developed societies like PWD Housing Society, Doctors Housing Society, Media Town, Pakistan Town, Korang Town, and Bahria Town. Chaklala area and railway station is about 10-kilometres distance from the housing scheme. Rawalpindi city and Saddar area – the commercial hub and downtown are about 50-minutes away from Police Housing Scheme. Shakarparian National Park is a major attraction in the vicinity, located 30-minutes away adjacent to National Agricultural Research Centre.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Police Foundation Housing Scheme has spacious, newly-built properties with key amenities like schools, restaurants, hospitals and public transport within walking distance. The real estate in Police Housing Scheme is gaining popularity for its affordable prices and fast-paced development of the region. Homeowners and expats living abroad are keen to invest in residential properties for maximum returns and to secure asset.
Families usually opt for Police Housing Scheme for its notable grammar schools such as The Grammar School system and The City School (PWD Branch).
IMPORTANCE OF POLICE FOUNDATION HOUSING SCHEME RAWALPINDI FROM MAJOR LOCATIONS NEARBY
- The capital city of Islamabad is just 35 minutes’ drive from town
- Islamabad International Airport is approximately an hour away
- Airport Housing Society is 7 kilometers away from Police Housing Scheme
Proximity to Rawalpindi and other cities nearby
Bahria town Phase 4 is just 3 kilometers away