ABOUT SAADI TOWN KARACHI
Saadi Town, a popular neighbourhood of Gadap Town, is named after Shaikh Saadi, who was a famous Persian poet. It is a project launched by Pakland Housing Pvt. Ltd, which has now developed into a well-planned housing society, approved by the authorities of Malir Cantonment Board. Residents of Saadi Town feel secure as it is a gated community, with security guards present 24/7 on the society's entrance gates. It is a well-planned town where amenities like schools, hospitals, clinics, superstores and banks are easily accessible. The best reason for investing in Saadi Town is the uninterrupted supply of electricity in the area.
AT A GLANCE
- Reasonable rates, ideal investment options
- Gated community
- Security guards present at entry points
- Well-planned community
- School, parks, clinics within the community
- Load-shedding free zone
- Approved by Malir Cantonment Board
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in Saadi Town Karachi
Residents of Saadi Town have access to various modes of transportation. Be it a rickshaw, Qingqi, taxi, or ride-hailing services like Uber and Careem, residents can pick any option, depending upon where they want to go. Moreover, air-conditioned cars can be hired via rent-a-car services. A mini-bus service is also operational in the town, picking up passengers and dropping them off at their desired locations. It passes through Safoora Goth, Mosamiyat, University Road, Safari Park, NIPA Chowrangi, Kashmir Chowrangi, Islamia College, Gurumandir, Mumaish, Tibet Centre, Jamia cloth market to Tower.
Markets in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town has a few markets within its premises, all along the stretch of Super-Link road. Azaan supermarket is one of the popular grocery stores in the area. It is in Block 3. Other family marts are Muhammad Waqas general store, City mart and Easy Buy mart. You can buy fresh cow’s milk from Rana Liaquat dairy, fresh vegetables from Masha Allah Malik vegetable shop and meat and chicken from Zamzam chicken shop.
Mosques in Saadi Town Karachi
People living in Saadi Town have access to a number of mosques within its boundaries. Residents do not have to go out of the community to offer their prayers.
There are mosques in almost every block. Masjid-e-Umar in Block-3, Masjid-e-Noor Ali and Bilal Masjid in Block-2, Masjid-e-Usman Ghani in Block-5 are some of the names in this regard.
Schools, Colleges and Universities in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town is a good locality for families with kids, as it has a variety of pre-schools, primary and secondary schools within the area.
Some of the popular early learning centres are Kiddies Happy Home, The Educators pre-school and Sara Children Academy. Other notable schools in the area are Smart School in Block-4 and The Educators in Block-3. Students seeking higher studies, enroll at Fazaia Inter College, which is 8 minutes away. Government Degree Boys Science and Commerce College is only 15 minutes away. If you are looking to get a bachelors or master’s degree from a university, then Karachi University can be reached in a short-drive of 21 minutes. Aga Khan University Hospital is a 31-minute drive away.
Banks in Saadi Town Karachi
For everyday transactions, Saadi Town has a few branches of banks located in the area. Bank Al Habib, UBL and Askari Bank are present in Saadi Town. More banks will open up in Saadi Town in the near future.
Clinics and Hospitals in Saadi Town Karachi
There are a number of hospitals in Saadi Town. More hospitals and clinics will be built, as more people will come and live in the society.
City hospital provides emergency care and other medical services round-the-clock. A paediatrician, Dr. Rabnawaz, runs a clinic in Block 3, by the name of Dr. Rab Children Medical Chamber. Al Shifa clinic is a small health facility located in Block 4.
PROPERTIES IN SAADI TOWN KARACHI
Sale Price Trends in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town has a variety of houses and plots up for sale. As it is a gated community, with uninterrupted power supply, people want to own a house here.
Houses for Sale in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town offers a wide range of options for investment in 120 sq yd houses in the price range of PKR 75 lakh to PKR 6.5 crore and when it comes to 240 sq yd houses, the lowest price is PKR 1.2 crore and the maximum is PKR 3.1 crore.
Plots for Sale in Saadi Town Karachi
One can find a variety of corner-facing, park-facing and west-open plots in the society. 120 sq yd plots in Saadi Town are available for sale in almost all the blocks while bigger sizes are a little hard to find. There are 5 marla plot files up for sale too. The asking price ranges from PKR 21 to PKR 28 lakh.
Rent Price Trends in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town provides a few renting opportunities as well. Since buying houses is not an affordable option for many, people can easily rent units in the area also.
Houses for Rent in Saadi Town
Rental prices for houses depends upon a number of factors, one of which is whether the unit is furnished or not. There are 120 sq yd and 240 sq yd houses on rent in Saadi Town. Ground-plus-one houses are also available.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
Malls near Saadi Town Karachi
There are no shopping plazas or malls inside Saadi Town, yet, which is why the place isn't too crowded. Rufi shopping centre on University Road is a 15-minute drive away. It is a place where people can get children’s clothes at affordable rates. Residents of Saadi Town have access to various shopping malls of Gulistan-e-Jauhar. They can head to Grace shopping mall, which is a popular place, offering men’s wear. It can be reached in 15-20 minutes. Just 25 minutes away, Millennium Mall is a popular shopping area, especially for women. Here you will get many local brands that offer fancy dresses, shoes and bags. To facilitate shoppers, there are ATM machines of various banks inside the mall. People go to the food court and enjoy chhola chaat, burgers and other food items, in order to rejuvenate themselves, before resuming their shopping spree.
Restaurants and Bakeries in and near Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town is surrounded by popular restaurants. Sajjad restaurant, a 13-minute drive away, has a nice ambience, specially-designed takhts, on which people sit cross-legged or some even lie down and relax, while waiting for the food to be served. Roasted mutton served on a bed of rice, salad leaves, sliced tomato, cucumber, lemon and potato wedges and chatni as a dip. Al Habib Restaurant is an 18-minute drive away. It is one of the best open-air restaurants on Super Highway. Its speciality is barbecue items, handi, karhai and mixed subzi, served with a dollop of cream on top.
Some of the bakeries in the locality that sell freshly baked bread, eggs, cream rolls early in the morning are Al Noor bakery in Block-5 and Rose bakers and sweets in Block-4. For special cakes, patties or brownies, people also go to Continental Bakery, which is located at a 20-minute drive. Their double chocolate donut is sold out in no time.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Cricket Ground in Block-2 is a popular place for children to play cricket. The pitch is not developed yet. But once the pitch is fully formed and the ground is converted into an outfield, more cricket matches will be held here. Saadi Town also has a few fitness facilities in nearby areas. World Body Building fitness club, a 12-minute drive away, offers qualified and experienced trainers to assist people to achieve their fitness goals. Modern gym and slimming centre, Ahmed gym, Croc fitness campus 2 are other gymnasiums, within 13-20 minutes away.
Salons in Saadi Town Karachi
Residents have a lot of options to choose from in nearby areas. From bridal makeup to a relaxing foot massage, people visit Amal beauty salon and Dulhan beauty salon and training centre in Block-5. Mahrose beauty parlour is 15 minutes away.
Parks in Saadi Town Karachi
Saadi Town Ladies Park in Block-4 is a nice relaxing spot, where women take a stroll in the evening. It has a well-manicured lawn. There is Children’s park as well in the same block. There is Family park in Block-4, 5 and 6. Tikona park and Square park in Block-7 are popular parks of Saadi Town. Residents can be seen jogging at the tracks or enjoying a relaxed time in the evening.
Some of the popular housing schemes are located near Saadi Town. Gulshan-e-Maymar falls towards the north and New Karachi, towards the west of Saadi Town and can be reached within 30-33 minutes. Also, residents can reach Jinnah International Airport in just 23 minutes via car.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Saadi Town is in a low-lying area, therefore, whenever there is a downpour, streets get inundated. However, authorities are taking appropriate measures to keep the drain unclogged, so that residents do not have to face any hassle during heavy rains.
Importance of Saadi Town Karachi from major locations nearby
- Just 20 minutes away from University of Karachi
- Malir Cantt can be reached in 16 minutes
- Only a 23-minute drive away from Jinnah International Airport
- Gulshan-e-Maymar is a 30-minute drive away