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Allama Iqbal Town Lahore

Allama Iqbal Town, commonly known as Iqbal Town, is a residential and commercial locality in Lahore. As the name suggests, it is named after the national poet of Pakistan Allama Muhammad Iqbal. It ranges from Multan Road to Wahdat Road covering a total area of 1,600 acres.


Accessibility

Iqbal Town is very accessible from almost all the major areas of Lahore. The fact that it is very close to Ferozpur Road makes it an ideal choice to reside in. The nearby localities include Wahdat Colony, Garden Town, Sabzazar, Said Pur, Samanabad, Shadman, and Ichhra. Speedo Bus Service and LTC cover Iqbal Town as their main route; however, the track of Metro Bus Service is also very close to this society.

Reasons for Fame

Iqbal Town rose to fame in the late ‘80s when the Pakistani Film Industry Lollywood was at its peak. Two popular film studios Shahnoor and Bari Studios are located very close to this area where many iconic movies have been filmed.

Planned Society - Town Plan

Iqbal Town is a planned society which is divided into 22 blocks. The total area is spread over 1600 Acres which is divided into various blocks. Every block has all the necessities for a quality lifestyle. Allama Iqbal Town has almost 26 blocks. You can go through the list below:

 

  • Kamran Block
  • Mehran Block
  • Nishtar Block
  • Karim Block
  • Sikandar Block
  • Raza Block
  • Umar Block
  • Nizam Block
  • College Block
  • Hunza Block
  • Gulshan Block
  • Asif Block
  • Pak Block
  • Chenab Block
  • Neelum Block
  • Khyber Block
  • Sutlej Block
  • Jahanzaib Block
  • Kashmir Block
  • Huma Block
  • Muslim Block
  • Zeenat Block
  • Rachna Block
  • Nargis Block
  • Badar Block
  • Ravi Block

 

These blocks are fully developed and endowed with basic attributes like mosques, parks, hospitals, green belts, society markets, shopping centers and restaurants. The area is suitable for budget conscious people, here you can experience a standard living with all the necessities and conveniences of life. This area has a traditional touch immersed with cultural values and represents the eastern civilization.

Amenities

Although Iqbal Town Lahore was developed in the 80’s, the society is still very popular due to the facilities it has to offer. There is a proper infrastructure of roads, public transport covers this area as a main route, electricity, gas, water, sewage, and waste management; everything is available. From entertainment to shopping, Iqbal Town is the right place where you will get it all. The Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park in Iqbal Town has been a source of entertainment for more than 3 decades. The park boasts rides, lush green gardens, and a boating area as well. For shopping purposes, Iqbal Town has several markets including Karim Block Market for Garments and Moon Market also. When it comes to healthcare, this society is not far behind than any other area of Lahore. There are numerous hospitals and clinics some of which are: Dental Art, Farooq Hospital, Al-Shafi Hospital, Najam Clinic, and Munawar Medical Complex.

Commercial Sector

The commercial area has many features which make this town unique and suitable for a quality living to enjoy various facilities and luxuries in the premises. Banks like Faysal Bank, Allied Bank, Meezan Bank, Bank Al-Habib, UBL and fuel stations on different points. Some of its main markets are

Main Boulevard

The main boulevard of Allama Iqbal Town is one of the busiest roads of Lahore. This is a perfect place for shopaholics as it has many national, international brand outlets like Sapphire, Khaadi, Limelight, Adidas, Monark, Junaid Jamshed, Nishat Linen, Metro, Stylo, ECS, ideas, Shirt and Tie by Uniworth and many other brands.

Moon Market

The commercial area includes Moon Market Iqbal Town which is embellished with the local brands, shops, plazas, gift centers, bookstores and crockery shops. Another leading feature is the 8 storey parking plaza next to moon market which can accommodate 400 vehicles and 500 bikes at a time. It has eliminated the traffic issues near Dubai Chowk and to the leading main boulevard road.

Karim Market

The commercial area of Karim Block consists of a great market which has a number of outlets, grocery stores, clothing shops, recreational spaces, food stalls and many other retail shops. It caters to the need of people with various requirements and different budget ranges.

Healthcare Services

There are much-known government or private healthcare centers, clinics and hospitals providing quality healthcare services. It includes basic medical care facilities caters to every need like a regular check-up, blood test, proper diagnosis, prevention or cures. Some famous clinics or healthcare centers offering the best medical services like Bajwa Hospital, Al-Syed Homeopathic Clinic, Rashida Memorial Clinic, The Herbal Clinic, Farooq Hospital, Akram Ultrasound and Children Clinic, Dentist Clinic Dr, Al Shifa Clinic, Clinic Gynaecologist and Family. These medical centers are working for the primary healthcare services with the help of experienced doctors who ensure that the people are receiving the best care from the right source.

Neighborhood

Allama Iqbal Town is surrounded by well-known prominent areas of Lahore like Johar Town, Awan Town, Mustafa Town, Mansoorah, Sabzazar and Wahdat Road. The locality circumscribed with such famed towns make Allama Iqbal Town an ideal place to experience a quality living. Thus, this area is easily accessible in different ways. You can take various routes like you can enter the town from the Multan Road while from the opposite you can come from the Wahdat Road. The third route you can take is from Maulana Shaukat Ali Road. The environment here is quite pleasant as compared to other areas, the reason behind it is the number of parks in every block which filters the air from air pollutants and toxic chemicals. The area is safe and secure as it has security guards armed on street gates to rescue the blocks. People have installed security systems into their houses for foolproof security and CCTV cameras for monitoring.

Real Estate

Real estate of this area offers commercial, semi-commercial and residential plots, houses, flats, apartments, shops, plazas, outlets for sale or rent. One of its finest features is the recently constructed Maulana Shaukat Ali Road which has added to the value of commercial and residential properties in Allama Iqbal Town. It has ideal houses equipped with all the basic amenities and other advanced facilities to experience quality living, the area size varies:

  • 2 and 3 Marla Commercial Properties
  • 5 Marla Houses
  • Apartments and Flats
  • 1 Kanal Houses or villas
  • Plazas on Kanals

House Sizes

There are houses for sale available in all sizes. Be it small homes of 5 Marla and 10 Marla or large homes of 1 or 2 Kanal, Iqbal Town has it all. The houses for sale in Iqbal Town Lahore come in different price ranges and you can easily find one in your budget. ilaan.com is the right place to look for a property which meets your requirements. List of areas, property listing, commercial and residential properties are available for sale or rent. It displays the pictures of plots, houses and other properties. You can easily find a perfect house with the help of ilaan.com for you to live in.