ABOUT TOWNSHIP LAHORE
Township Lahore is one of the largest residential areas of the city. The area was planned and developed sometime in 1950, during then-President Ayub Khan’s administration. It’s a master-planned community that is divided into 4 sectors. Sector A, B, C and D. These sectors are further bifurcated in two different sub-sectors.
Sector A consists of sectors A1 and A2, Sector B consists of sectors B1 and B2, Sector C consists of sector C1 and C2 and Sector D consists of sectors D1 and D2. The area comprises of well-known commercial avenues, educational facilities, medical facilities and prominent transportation services.
For anyone looking to buy a house or flat to move in immediately, Township is a very practical option. The residential area is fully developed and almost all the people living in this area are facilitated with basic amenities of water, power supply, sewerage systems and a proper road network.
AT A GLANCE
- Well-planned community
- Densely populated
- Adequate water supply
- Prominent commercial avenues
- Renowned educational institutes
- Proper transportation system
- LDA approved
FACILITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Public Transport in Township Lahore
The public transportation system in this area is fairly decent. Three buses and vans run through all the sectors of Township Lahore. Residents can enter in the Township area with the help of Daewoo Bus number 10, 11 and 16. Meanwhile, they can use Bus number 20 and 40 to commute in different localities within Township. Other than these public transport facilities, residents can catch buses from the Nursery Bus Stop, Somi Centre Bus Stop and Hamdard Chowk Bus Stop located in Sector A2.
In Sector B1, they can get public transport from Mochipura Morr Bus Stop and Barkat Chowk Bus Stop. Residents of Sector C1, Township Lahore can take buses from Tipu Chowk Bus Stop, Bhola Chowk Bus Stop, Mariam Chowk Bus Stop, Ghazi Chowk Station and Gondal Chowk Bus Stations. Similarly, people of Sector D can catch buses from Pulley Bus stop located in Sector D2.
Markets in Township Lahore
Lahore has many famous markets, and some of them are situated in Township. Main Market Township located on Al-Madina Road, Sector B1 and Jinnah Market located in Block 7, Sector B1, are two famous markets of this area. Residents living in Sector B can shop for daily routine items and groceries from City Star and Sheikhupura Super Store market located in Block 1, Sector B1.
Those living in Sector C, can shop for different items from Malik Usman General Store located on Bagrian Road, Block 3, Sector C2, Amir Market on Bagrian Road, Block 3, Sector C1, Faradi General Store in Block 1, Sector C1, and Paradise Mart located in Block 2, Sector C2 for the purchase of various convenience goods.
Similarly, markets in Township Lahore, Sector D consist of Al-Noor Milk Point situated on Social Welfare Road, Block 1, Sector D1, and Al-Naimat Super Store in Block 3, Sector D1.
Mosques in Township Lahore
The city of Lahore is made up of beautiful mosque and the mosques constructed inside Township Lahore are really elegant. Sector A comprises of Sector A1 Mosque, while Jamia Masjid Bilal O Madrasa located on Somi Centre Road, Jamia Masjid e Aqsa situated in Block 3 and Jamia Masjid Madina located in Block 5 are among the famous mosques of Sector A2.
Similarly, Sector B has a good number of mosques. Residents can pray at Jamia Masjid Noor Township situated in Block 16 and Jamia Masjid Al-Madina in Block 12 of Sector B1. They can also pray at Jamia Masjid Rahmania Qadria situated in Block 3, Sector B2.
Popular mosques in Township Lahore's Sector C entail Jamia Masjid Muhammadia in Block 1 and Masjid Ibrahim situated on Ibrahim Road, Block 2 of Sector C1. Most of these mosques are big, west-open and equipped with ample water supply for wudu purposes.
Schools, Colleges And Universities in Township Lahore
Township Lahore is home to some noteworthy schools in the bustling metropolis. Parents in search of public schools can send their children to Divisional Public School situated in Block 4, Sector A2, Government Girls High School situated in Block 5, Sector B1. Other public school options of the area include The Punjab School in Block 1, Sector C1, The Knowledge School Township Campus and Quaid e Azam Public High School in Block 2, Sector C1 and Govt. Boys High School in Block 2, Sector D1. All the schools offer education starting from primary up to matriculation.
Famous private schools in the area include American Lyceum School System and City School in Sector B1. Similarly, Bloomfield Hall School near Bagrian Road, Lahore Grammar School located on Shah Jelani Road, Sector C1 and Allied School Township Campus in Block 5, Sector D1 are well-reputed private schools providing quality education from primary up to secondary level.
When it comes to professional studies, Jinnah Islamia College located on PECO Road, Sector A1 is a suitable institution. Moreover, Superior College Township Campus in Block 10, Sector B1 and Ghazali Degree College for Women situated on College Road, Block 1, Sector B2, also offer higher studies.
Those in search of all-girls colleges can get enrolled in Nisa Girls College operational on Civil Defense Road, Govt College For Women Township Lahore on Shah Jilani Road in Sector C1 and Govt. Technical Training Institute for Women and Minhaj College for Women in Sector D1.
Sector C1 also includes co-education colleges including Punjab College in Block 2, Minhaj University Lahore located on Minhaj Ul Quran University Road and Muslim College of Commerce in Block 1. All these institutions cater the educational needs of young adults.
Furthermore, a vocational institution, called Vocational Training Institute is also situated in Block 1, Sector C2 for those who want to learn various useful skills to secure a job or embark as entrepreneurs.
Banks in Township Lahore
Branches of famous banks are operative in Township, Lahore. In Sector A, MCB Bank is located near Hamdard Chowk in Block 5, Sector A2. In Sector B, Dubai Islamic Bank can be found on PECO Road, Block 1, Sector B1, National Bank Of Pakistan is operational on Al-Madina Road, Block 12, Sector B1 and HBL is located on Abu Bakar Road, Block 2 Sector B2. Whereas, in Sector C, Allied Bank LTD and UBL, are both located on College Road, Lajna Chowk, Block 2, Sector C1.
All these banks also offer ATM services. The availability of these banks makes handling of financial matters easier for residents of Township Lahore.
LESCO is responsible for supplying power in all commercial and residential avenues of Township Lahore. Additionally, people living in this area and commercial property owners can also install UPS systems and generators on their own discretion to avoid inconvenient situations during power breakdowns.
Clinics and Hospitals in Township Lahore
State-of-the-art hospitals equipped with proper medical machinery and professional staff are operational in Township Lahore. Popular hospitals of Sector A are Salman Hospital located on Haider Road, Sector A1 and Rehmat Ullah Layton Eye Hospital in Block 3, Sector A2.
In Sector B, Turab Hospital located on Abu Bakar Road, Block 5, Sector B1 and Dr Khawaja Ahad Hospital in Block 7, Sector B1 help patients with top-of-the-line medical facilities.
Most of the hospitals in the area of Township are located in Sector C. Some of them are Wazir Hospital in Block 1, Sector C1, Dr Khalida Khanam Clinic in Block 3, Sector C1, Gynae & Medical Clinic in Block 1, Sector C1 and Basic Health Unit is found in Block 2, Sector C1. Moreover, Kishwar Sultana Hospital in Block 2, Sector C2, Mughal Eye Hospital Trust in Block 5, Sector C2 and Shamim Clinic Mother & Child Health Center in Block 6, Sector C2 offer quality medical services to all its patients.
Meanwhile, in Sector D, Al-Hamad Hospital located in Block 3, Sector D1 also takes care of patients suffering from general ailments.
PROPERTIES IN TOWNSHIP LAHORE
Sales Price Trends in Township Lahore
The following sales price trend review will help buyers and investors understand the worth of properties in Township Lahore and make it easier for them to come to a final decision. Please note this analysis is for the purpose of guiding interested parties only and the prices mentioned here are subject to change.
Houses for Sale in Township Lahore
Since Township Lahore is a fully developed area, houses of 5 marla, 10 marla and 1 kanal are up for sale. The price for 5 marla houses in Township range between PKR 72 lakh to PKR 2 crore, while the price for 10 marla houses starts at PKR 1.15 crore and goes up to PKR 2.5 crore. Moreover, the price for 1 kanal houses for sale in Township Lahore is between PKR 2.5 crore and PKR 6.5 crore.
Plots for Sale in Township Lahore
A limited number of plots of 5 and 10 marla are up for sale in Township Lahore. The selling price for 5 marla plots start from PKR 70 lakh and goes up to PKR 92 lakh, while the price for 10 marla plots is between PKR 1 crore and PKR 7 crore.
Rent Price Trend in Township Lahore
Houses for Rent in Township Lahore
A good number of houses are up for rent in Township Lahore. The monthly rental for 5 marla houses is between PKR 6 thousand and PKR 55 thousand. The rent price for 10 marla houses starts at PKR 50 thousand per month and escalates to PKR 1 lakh per month, while the asking price for 1 kanal houses for rent in Township is between PKR 80 thousand and PKR 3 lakh per month.
A decent number of commercial properties are up for sale in Township Lahore. The area is ideal for those in search of fruitful business investments. Moreover, when it comes to renting options a reasonable number of commercial properties are available on rent in this area. These properties include shops, commercial arcades, offices and commercial halls. Thus commercial spaces of Township Lahore are not only attractive to buyers but are also popular among those who prefer renting properties.
Most Popular Sectors in Township Lahore
According to data collected by Zameen.com, when it comes to buying trends Sector C1 is the most searched sector of Township Lahore, accounting for 28.4% of total searches. Sector A1 secured the second spot with 19.1%, Sector A2 came third at 16.3%, Sector B1 raked in fourth with 13.9% and Sector C2 was the fifth most searched area with 8.5%.
Sector C1 happens to be popular among people looking to buy properties because the area is home to public transport options, markets, educational institutions, medical facilities, shopping avenues, fitness centres, restaurants, bakeries, salons and lush green parks.
Again, when it comes to renal trends in Township Lahore, Sector C1 secured the first position with 30.3%. Sector A2 came second with 19.5%, Sector A1 raked in third with 19.2%, Sector B1 came fourth with 9.5% and Sector C2 was the fifth most searched area of Township Lahore, accounting for 7.4% of total searches.
When people look for properties on rent they don’t just consider the properties rate and location but also look for conveniences available in the area of their residence. And Sector C1 is home to all the basic and luxuries amenities of daily life, making it popular among people looking to rent residential units.
SHOPPING, RESTAURANTS AND BAKERIES
Malls in Township Lahore
People living in Township don’t have to go anywhere else for shopping. Different malls, offering everything from local to international brands are present in different sectors of Township. Popular malls of Sector A are Raja Centre on Haider Road and Mansoor Centre in Block 5 of Sector A2.
Sub-Sectors of Sector B consist of various malls offering a wide range of products starting from grocery, to clothing, electronics and home appliances. Famous malls in Sector B1 entail Imam Plaza, Ideal Centre, Glamour One Plaza, Bukhari Plaza, Waheed Shopping Mall and Main Market Township.
Shopping avenues in Sector B2 and Sector C1 include Spellout Mall in Block 2, Sector B2 and Model Bazaar Township located in Block 1, Sector C1.
These mega-malls in Township Lahore aren't just good for shopping but people who want to just socialize with their families can eat at the food courts of these malls, while kids can play in the play areas.
Restaurants And Bakeries in Township Lahore
Restaurants in Township Lahore offer everything, starting from Pakistani to Chinese food and more. Sector B and C are full of restaurants and roadside cafes.
Popular eateries in Sector B include Kundan Karahi Township, Al-Fazal Restaurant & BBQ, Lahore Broast and Muhammadi Nahari House in Sector B1. All these restaurants offer desi cuisines, while Kozi Haleem located in Sector B2 is also a favourite spot among people fond of Pakistani food.
In Sector C, restaurants and roadside cafes like Burger Inn, Bismillah Food Corner and Kabuli Dera in Sector C1 offer a variety of food options.
Moreover, known bakeries have their branches in all the sectors of Township Lahore. Cakes and Bakes can be found on Chaudhary Rahmat Ali Road, Sector A1, while Zeeshan Sweets & Bakers is located in Block 6, Sector A2.
In Sector B, Shezan Bakers, Gourmet Bakers & Sweets and Doce Bakers in Sector B1 offer delicious bakery items. Similarly, in Sector C, Malmo Bakers & Sweets, Cakes & Bakes and Ghausia Bakers in Sector C1 offer delicious baked items and desserts to the locals of Township Lahore. While Gourmet Foods can be found in Sector D1.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Sports Facilities and Fitness Centres in Township Lahore
The well-developed residential community of Township is home to some amazing fitness centres. Famous gyms operational in the area include Jan City Gym in Sector B2, Golds Gym in Sector C1 and The body workout gym in Sector D1.
Besides, locals who like to play snooker can visit Clue Planet Snooker Club in Sector C2 and children fond of table tennis can visit Lahore Junior Table Tennis Club located in Sector C1. People looking to buy a property near fitness and sports facilities can consider investing in Township properties.
Parks in Township Lahore
Township Lahore is covered in swathes of greenery, offering a healthy living environment to its residents. Known parks of the area include Jinnah Park in Sector A1, Shah Park situated in Sector A2 and Ideal Park in Sector B1.
Locals and visitors can also visit Kashmir Park located in Sector B1 and Muhammadi Park in Sector C2. Additionally, ladies in the area can visit the Ladies Park of Sector D1 and enjoy their time in full exclusivity.
Salons and Spas in Township Lahore
Township Lahore is home to almost all luxurious amenities of life and salons are no different. Popular parlours located here include Fashion Beauty Parlour in Sector A2, Blazon Salon and Saba Beauty Parlour And Training Center in Sector B1, Let’s Makeup and Ainee Beauty Salon in Sector C1.
Some other salons in Township Lahore are She Beauty Salon in Sector B2, Deedar Beauty Salon in Sector C1 and Trimmers Men Salon in Sector D1.
Cinemas in Township Lahore
CineStar IMAX Lahore located in the commercial area of Township, known as Twp Commercial Area Township is a state-of-the-art movie theatre that caters not only residents of Township but also entertains people coming to watch movies from the entire city.
Amusement Centre in Township Lahore
Ibn Battuta Funland situated in Block 1, Sector C1 is an amusement centre for kids. Kids enjoy puppet shows, magic shows and experience adventurous rides in this park. Some of these rides and leisure activities are also entertaining for adults.
Township is marked by some important roads of the city, including, Abu Bakar Road, College Road, Baghrian Road, Shah Jillani Road, Peco Road and Madar-e-Millat Road. Additionally, Model Town, Johar Town and Faisal Town are important neighbourhoods of Townships Lahore. Being close to these developed neighbourhoods gives residents of Township a chance to better communicate with one another and support each other. Kot Lakhpat Railway is also in close proximity to Township Lahore.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Township Lahore one of the oldest residential communities of Lahore. Hence, the population of this area is really dense. As with all populated areas of big cities, pollution is a big problem. People usually dump waste outside on roads, though Lahore Waste Management Company lifts up trash once in the morning, by day time, heaps of waste can be seen littered around on roads. This is not good for the health of people living and or working in Township. However, the problem can be solved with the help of better town administration.
Importance of Township Lahore from major locations nearby
- Faisal Town is placed at a drive of almost 10 minutes from Township Lahore
- It takes about 11 minutes to reach Moden Town by road
- Kot Lakhpat Railway is placed at a drive of around 12 minutes
- Johar Town is placed at a drive of nearly 13 minutes
- Kalma Chowk Flyover is at a drive of approximately 17 minutes
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