Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Housing Society is one of the most successful projects in Islamabad. It is situated in the ideal location surrounded by exquisite mountains of Maragalla Hills. All facilities provided are up to the mark to meet a high standard of living. It is a sensible choice for people who want to enjoy a generous and peaceful life in a good budget and urban environment. It is an good opportunity for the Investors who are eager to purchase.
History and Management:
Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Housing Society was established in 1980 and registered in 1981 with Islamabad Cooperative Department under the Cooperative Act 1925.
The new management of Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Housing Society have taken over its responsibilities in the 1st week of June, 2008 after the elections held on 11th May 2008 and cleared by the Supreme Court of Pakistan
Projects by Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Housing Society:
- Kashmir Model Town:
Kashmir Model Town is the first Housing Scheme of Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Housing Society. The total area of Kashmir Model town consists of 3700 Kanals. The whole land is compact and owned by the Society. All NOCs are approved and permissions are granted. This society is one the oldest projects in Islamabad and the plots were allotted before 1990. However the development work carried out was not up to the mark, but with passage of time, the management started the repair and rehabilitation work in the Scheme and provided the basic facilities to the society.
- G-15/f-15 (khayaban-e-kashmir):
Khayaban-e-Kashmir is one the most successful housing project in between all these projects.It consists of total 4474.48 Kanals in the G-15 and F-15 sectors of Islamabad. Its layout Plan & NOC is issued by CDA. Development wok of housing scheme started since the issuance of NOC and 98% development work has been completed. Possessions have been given to the investors and almost 1500 houses are currently occupied by the residents in this society.
The total area acquired for the F-15 (Extension) Scheme is nearly 1534 Kanal. Its documents has been submitted to the CDA in 2005 for approval of the LOP. The development work will start after the approval of the LOP from the CDA.
Total area of Khayaban-e-kashmir Housing society consists of 2909 Kanals of land, Lay out plan and design of this sector has been approved by the CDA however the society is still waiting for the approval of NOC . 33 Kanals of land has been handed over to the IESCO for the construction of Grid station. Development Work will be started after the issuance of NOC accordingly.
Zone-v (khayaban-e-kashmir –ii):
Khayaban-e-Kashmir-II, Zone-V was launched in 2005 which was planned for 4500 allottees on total of 4000 Kanals. The Layout Plan and Engineering Designs of Khayaban-e-Kashmir-II, (Phase-I) Zone-V have been approved by the CDA. Provisional plots numbers have been allotted to members through balloting and the work of main approach road via Zone-IV has begun. The remaining land will be purchased by the society eventually. The society is expecting its NOC from CDA after which the development work will start.
Agro Farming Scheme:
Agro Farming Scheme was launched in 2006 by the management but it did not prove out to be very successful due to non- payment of remaining installments by the members. To clean the mess created it was decided that bid of highest party was accepted by the Committee and surplus land was disposed off/transferred.
Location of Jammu & Kashmir Co-Operative Housing Society:
Jammu & Kashmir Cooperative Housing Society is located on Main Islamabad Highway in CDA Sectors G-15/F-15 of Islamabad. It is located at the northern side of Islamabad and is adjacent to Gulberg Islamabad Project. It is one of the most recognized sectors of Islamabad
It can be accessed through Taxila and Rawalpindi via Fateh Jang Road. Its main access is from the G-15, F-15 G.T Road.
The total covering area of this project is 4474.48 (20135160 S.q Feet) Kanal.
The society is offering residential plots on possession consisting of following sizes in G-15 and F-15 sectors:
5, 7, 10 & 12 Marla to 1 & 2 Kanal plots
All the basic services are either provided in the societies or very near to its plan so that the residents do not suffer. Some of these basic facilities include:
- water supply
- sewage system
- electricity supply
- Gas supply
- beautiful scenery
- State of the art planning
- Roads with green belts
- Gated Community
- Parks & grounds
- Children play area
- Commercial zones
- Good Housing project
- Different plot sizes
- Exquisite Location
- Possession plots are available
- Slow development
- Bad management
- Other Delayed projects by the management
The housing community is a good chance for the people who instantly want to purchase a plot and build their dream house on it. It is located in beautiful surroundings of Islamabad and is hassle free due to its approved NOC from CDA and all permissions granted. The basic amenities provided to the residents are enough to live an ideal and comfortable life not only that but considerable revenue can be generated from the property as well in form of rent etc.
still rests on the approval of its NOC from CDA authorities.