Top 5 Best Residential Housing Societies in Islamabad

In the current article, we will discuss the Top 5 Best Residential Housing Societies in Islamabad which are not only high-class residential real estate projects but also attractive and affordable for everyone.

Housing Societies in Islamabad

Islamabad is the ninth-largest city of Pakistan and is considered to have the most admired, glorious, and natural views. In addition to natural wonders, Islamabad city is famous for the aesthetically appealing infrastructure. Currently, Islamabad is expanding opportunities in the real estate sector, offering multiple residential and commercial projects. Among the top cities for real estate investment, Islamabad city is considered the safest and greenest city. 

Besides the positive aspects of Islamabad, the question arises in the mind of people when it comes to investing i.e., “Which residential society will be best for real estate in Islamabad?”

Eighteen Islamabad

An incredibly designed Eighteen Islamabad is a grand housing project in the Capital of Pakistan. It offers top-class amenities, state-of-the-art infrastructure, and an exclusive environment. It is located on the Kashmir Highway and just a few kilometers away from Islamabad Lahore Motorway and Islamabad New International AirPort. Moreover, Eighteen can be easily accessible from the Kashmir Highway and GT Road. Thus, Ideal location and top projects in close proximity including Taj Residencia, B-17 Multi Gardens, and Top City enhance its worth in the real estate sector.

It is a project of national and international iconic developers including Ora Developers, Saif Group, and Kohistan Builders and Developers. Thus, the reputable and trusted entrepreneurs from Egypt and Pakistan strengthen the value of Eighteen among other real estate residential projects. The project spreads over 2.77 million square yards and offers 2000+ luxurious homes. One should know that:

  • Eighteen offers The Villas and The Heights with international living standards overlooking 18-Hole Golf Course.
  • The Club at Eighteen is an entertainment hub with a central location overlooking the 18-Hole championship course.
  • The Square at Eighteen delivers national and international brands shopping experience to its residents and visitors.
  • The Core at Eighteen is a business centre that offers the latest office amenities.
  • The Clinic offers both emergency and non-emergency facilities within the development.
  • The Resort offers a five-star hotel experience to its visitors through its premium services.

Eighteen has received NOC and development work is at a fast pace. Despite the high prices, the demand for villas and apartments is high.

The Heights at Eighteen Islamabad offers the following types of luxury apartments:

  • Studio Apartments (693 sq. ft)
  • 1 Bedroom Apartment (968 sq. ft)
  • 2 Bedroom Apartment (1668-1798 sq. ft)
  • 3 Bedroom Apartment (2192-2207 sq. ft)
  • 4 Bedroom Apartment (4090 sq. ft)

The Villas at Eighteen offer spacious accommodation best suited for large families.

  • 1⁄2 Kanal (2,206 ft2 to 5,941 ft2)
  • 1 Kanal (4,510 ft2 to 8,977 ft2)
  • 2 Kanal (8,331 ft2 to 10,494 ft2)
  • 4 Kanal (18,008 ft2 to 27,717.04 ft2)
  • 8 Kanal (38,760.80 ft2 to 44,465.67 ft2)

Thus, it is obvious that Eighteen is offering multiple housing offers for the investors with premium facilities and a peaceful lifestyle due to which it is among the top five residential projects in Islamabad.

Capital Smart City

Capital Smart City, Islamabad is the first “Smart City” in Pakistan, ranked 4th in Asia and 23rd worldwide. The reason behind this is its smart features, rapid development,mreliable developers, exemplary planning, and infrastructure.

The remarkable features which make Capital Smart City Islamabad (CSCI) incomparable with other housing societies include Crystal Lake, 18 Hole Golf Course, Stadium, Theme Parks, Smart Villas, Smart Homes, Mosque, IT Village, Community Center, Theme Park, and much more.

This smart project is introduced by the collaboration of Habib Rafiq Private Limited and Future Holdings Developments Private Limited (FDHL). Both of the names are renowned in the real estate business for their successful projects, dedication, honesty, and professionalism. Habib Rafiq Pvt. Limited is well-known for its engineering and construction projects, for instance, the development of reputed housing projects – DHA and Bahria Town in Pakistan. Likewise, FDHL is a combination of management and expertise from national and international renowned groups.

CSCI is situated near Islamabad International Airport and CPEC due to which it is the most attractive housing project for investors, tourists, end-user residents, and business industries. It offers an area for residential plots, commercial plots, luxury villas, and farmhouses.

CSCI is an approved housing society and has received NOC from Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA). It covers an area of 80,000 Kanal which makes it the largest housing society in Pakistan. So far the residential plots are launched in Overseas Block, Executive Block, Overseas Prime Block, Harmony Park Block, and General Block. The sizes of residential plots range from:

  • 5-Marla (125 sq. yard)
  • 7-Marla (175 sq. yard)
  • 10-Marla (250 sq. yard)
  • 12-Marla (300 sq. yard)
  • 1-Kanal (500 sq. yard)
  • 2-Kanal (1000 sq. yard)

Capital Smart City can be considered the most attractive real estate opportunity due to following reasons:

  • Prime location – M2 Lahore – Islamabad Motorway
  • Experienced and reliable developers – Habib Rafiq (Pvt. Ltd) and FDHL
  • First Smart City of Pakistan
  • Rapid development
  • Possession in various blocks has been started including Overseas Phase 1 and
  • Executive Phase 1
  • Hills vista, crystalline lake, financial square, and aviation point are some of the
  • other remarkable features of the Smart City
  • Health, education, and recreational facilities are availaible

Construction activities are in progress at all sites. So, what are you waiting for? Be a

part of the Capital Smart City and experience smart living.

Park View City

Park View City (PVC) is one of the top residential societies in the vicinity of Islamabad. It is located near Bahria Enclave, 15 minutes drive from Serena Hotel, Islamabad. The main entrance of PVC is from Rawal Chowk and Gate 2 provides access to Barakahu. 

PCV is a project of Vision Group that is well-known for its creativity and honesty with its clients. At the national level, Vision Group is dealing with a wide range of companies and also small businesses. They have delivered famous projects including Park View Villas (Multan Road Lahore), Park View Corporate Center (Mall Road Lahore), Park View Signature Apartments (Gulberg Lahore), Chundrigar Road Karachi (Park View Icon), Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation, and The National School.

It offers Residential Plots in Block A, B, C, D, E, F, H, J, and K. PVC holds NOC from Capital Development Authority (CDA). Moreover, the development is under process at a fast pace. In Block A and B, the evolution work is almost complete, and infrastructural work has been started. Furthermore, the main entrance has been completed while the development work on the main 400-ft wide boulevard is in progress and expected to be completed soon.

PVC offers Residential Plots in the various range:

  • 3.5 Marla
  • 5 Marla (26”x 50”)
  • 8 Marla (30”x60”)
  • 10 Marla (35”x70”)
  • 1 Kanal (50”x90”)
  • 2 Kanal (75”x120”)

PVC is considered as a most significant project due to its fantastic landscape and high-end amenities. It offers all the facilities relevant to inhabitants’ security and convenience with ideal living standards and affordable rates. Thus, investing in PVC could prove to be a highly profitable investment.

Other than ideal location and affordable rates, the most excellent features of PVC are

as follow:

  • CDA approved residential society in Zone IV of Islamabad
  • It offers multiple residential options such as residential plots, constructed villas and apartments
  • Offers the experience of the famous Turkish Blue Mosque
  • Top-notch educational institution and well-equipped medical and health care facilities

Top City – 1

Top City-1 is a mega real estate project that is spread over an area of 9081 Kanal consisting of multiple blocks i.e. A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H offering Residential Plots and Farmhouses. However, Block G is connected to the Islamabad International Airport and is currently taken by CAA due to safety concerns. It is located at the junction of M1 and M2 Motorway near Islamabad Airport. Importantly, it is registered under RDA and has received NOCs from RDA, Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), National Highway Authority (NHA) and also from the Environment Protection Department (EPD). The project is reliable due to its ideal location and its active management as working to make it an upper class residential


The developers of TopCity-1 are Dynast Associates remarking the project due to its outstanding landscape and comfortable modern living with all the necessities of life. The best of all is that 50% development work is completed in the maximum part of the society. In Block B, One Kanal plots are available for investors while other Blocks such as C, D, E, H, and F are in progress. Moreover, signage has been introduced, and work on underground power, sewerage, and waste administration frameworks are also completed.

The master plan of TopCity -1 features urban infrastructure and dedicated green spaces which combine luxurious living standards with an eco-friendly environment. Thus, the scenic circular layout with dedicatedly designed houses, villas, and apartments makes TopCity – 1 irresistible to the investors and developers.

Here is brief information of plot sizes in the TopCity -1.

  • 5-Marla (25 x 50)
  • 10-Marla (35 x 65)
  • 1-Kanal (50×90)
  • 2-Kanal (75×120)

The most noteworthy features of TopCity -1 are as follow:

  • It is located nearby New International Airport
  • More than 50% of development is complete
  • Has received NOCs from RDA, CAA, ICT, and EPD
  • Land facing Kashmir Highway has been reserved for the construction of Five Star Hotel
  • Farmhouses with bigger plot sizes

Mumtaz City

Mumtaz City is a housing project of Mumtaz Construction Company (Pvt Ltd.). Chiefly surrounded by Margalla Hills it offers natural and soothing views to its residents. Mumtaz City is considered to be one of the top residential societies due to its close proximity to New Islamabad Airport and Kashmir Highway. It can also be accessed through multiple link roads i.e., Kashmir Highway Extension, Motorway Link Road, and Fateh Jang Road.

Mumtaz City is RDA approved and has started giving provisional ownership to the

investors. Surrounded by beautiful natural views, Mumtaz City covers an area of

3000 Kanal and consists of Four Blocks including the Indus Block, Executive Block,

Chenab Block, and Ravi Block. It offers multiple investment choices for investors such

as residential plots, commercial plots, farmhouses, apartments, open spaces, and

public buildings.

The sizes of residential plots in Mumtaz City range from 5, 8, 10, 14 Marla, and 1 Kanal. In addition to farmhouses, it also offers an optional choice of plot sizes i.e., 30 x 50 and 30 x 70.

  • 5 Marla (25 x 50)
  • 7 Marla (30 x 60)
  • 10 Marla (35 x 70)
  • 1 Kanal (50 x 90)

Mumtaz City aims to build a healthy living accommodation by ensuring the provision

of lavish amenities such as:

  • Kids Play Zone
  • Commercial Plots
  • Educational Institutions
  • Health Facilities
  • Gym and Fitness

The development work has been already completed and most of the residential plots are sold. Moreover, development work on commercial plots is at a fast pace.

Thus, the reason why one should invest in Mumtaz City is due to its popularity, ideal location, architectural design, commercial area, and innovative features. In addition, investment in Mumtaz could be the best investment option for the future due to affordable rates. Notably, the other top housing projects such as Capital Smart City and Top City are also nearby Mumtaz City.