Allama Iqbal Town, Lahore
Allama Iqbal Town is located in south-western Lahore and is considered as one of the order housing societies in Lahore. It is named after our National poet, Allama Mohammad Iqbal. It is a commercial and residential area which is very popular.
Its development was started in late 1970s and early 1980s. It is a huge society which comprises of more than 1600 aces. It touches Multan road from west and north, and Wahdat road to the south.
Allama Iqbal Town is the home of many celebrities and actors in past, as two very famous studies Shah Noor studio and Bari studio are situated nearby. This society is a neighbor to many localities including Wahdat Colony, Samanabad, Garden Town, Sabzazar.
Two very famous markets are in this society, Karim Market and Moon Market, which are famous all over Lahore. People from all path of the visit these markets, as these offers everything. A number of brands have opened their outlets here. Many famous restaurants are also available here. Cafes and food courts are constructed here.
In Raza block of Allama Iqbal town, an oldest open university of Pakistan is located known as Allama Iqbal open university , which is a symbol of excellence in the educational field.
It has a number of blocks are sectors with different names, among them are Kamran Block, Neelam Block, Nishtar Block, Huma Block, Raza Block, Kareem Block and many more. Hence, it is a big housing scheme. It has many schools and colleges and you can find a good school near your home.
For entertainment and enjoyment, a park was opened in 1982, which is known as Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park. It is a perfect place for everyone. It has a joy land, boating facility and much more to attract people from all over.
Many local markets are constructed in this society with all the grocery shops. It has petrol pumps and bakeries. Branches of many banks are here including Punjab Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, MCB and Allied Bank.
Allama Iqbal Town is also an ideal place for families who want to live on rented houses because rents here are affordable and houses are equipped with all basic facilities. You can find 5 Marla houses for sale and rent as well. It has been in demand since its construction and people prefer to live here as it has easy approach to all the facilities of life.