An Area Guide to Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi

Gulistan-e-Johar

Gulistan-e-Johar is one of the most densely populated neighbourhoods of Karachi, Pakistan. Situated in the east district of Karachi, Gulistan-e-Johar was previously administered as a division of the Gulshan Subdivision district. It was later dispersed in 2011.

Gulistan-e-Johar is surrounded by four major areas, including Shah Faisal Town, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulzar-e-Hijri and Karsaz

It has a total of 20 blocks; some blocks of it are administered by the Faisal Cantonment Board.

Educational Institutions in Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi

Gulistan-e-Johar is an educational hub with the presence of top-notch schools, colleges and universities, including The City School, Beaconhouse School System and PakTurk International Schools. Some other famous schools and colleges include:

  • Manahil Islamic School
  • Oak Hill Elementary School
  • Gulshan-e-Iqbal Secondary School
  • Everest Grammar School
  • Montessori Complex Cambridge School
  • Govt. Girls Degree College
  • The Smart College
  • Jauhar Degree College
  • Liaquat National College of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Commerce College

Hospitals/Clinics in Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi

There are several hospitals and clinics located in Gulistan-e-Johar. The availability of these medical facilities is convenient for people who live or work in the area or, for instance, are looking for apartments for rent in Gulistan-e-Johar Karachi.

Some of the hospitals and clinics in Gulistan-e-Johar include:

  • Asma Clinic and Maternity Hospital
  • Karachi Clinic and Maternity Home
  • M.S. Medical Centre
  • Ahmed Clinic
  • My Hospital
  • Dr Asma Clinic
  • Liaquat National Hospital Medical Services

Restaurants in Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi

There are many restaurants in Gulistan e Johar. The most popular ones are KFC, McDonald’s, Subway and Pizza Hut. They all have branches in different blocks of Gulistan-e-Johar. 

Some other popular restaurants in Gulistan-e-Johar include:

  • Baithak Restaurant (Block 12)
  • Kaybees (Block 14)
  • A1 Chapli Kabab & Fast Food (Block 18)
  • Naan Stop Johar (Block 11)
  • Broadway Pizza (Block 12)
  • OPTP (Block 12)
  • Mirchi Hut (Block 18)

Markets in Gulistan-e-Johar, Karachi

Gulistan-e-Johar

Gulistan-e-Jauhar is a popular hangout for Karachi residents when it comes to entertainment options. People come from all around the city to refresh themselves and have a good time shopping. Moreover, there are numerous large malls to meet the needs of the city’s people. Most local and international brands may be found at Millennium Mall and Saima Malls. In the neighbourhood, you can find garment shops, clothing brands, bags, shoe outlets, perfume shops, jewellery shops, mobile markets, hardware stores, and other stores where you can acquire anything you need for your daily needs.

Transport in Gulistan-e-Johar

Majority of the people living in this area belong to the lower-middle to the middle class. Therefore, there are plenty of commuting options available in this area. Local buses have their stops in different blocks of Gulistan-e-Johar.

Gulistan-e-Johar

Kamran Chowrangi bus stop, Perfume Chowk bus stop, Jauhar Morr bus stop, Rado bus stop,  Munawar Chowrangi bus stop, Samama bus stop, and Continental bus stop are all popular bus stops in Gulistan-e-Johar. Gulistan Coach, G-27, G-55, 7-K, and D-10 are among the buses that serve these locations. Moreover, Uber and Career, as well as other cab-hailing services, are available in the area and are a popular choice. If you are short on time and skip the hassle of public transport, all ride hailing services also operate in this area, with riders available very easily.

Price Trends in Gulistan-e-Johar

Whether you are looking are commercial plot, apartment for rent or a house for rent in Gulistan-e-Johar Karachi , this area is one of the cheapest and budget-friendly places to live. Following tables mention average sale prices of residential and commercial plots and properties.

Block 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11

Residential Plots

Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
120 1.5 Cr – 1.75 Cr
240 2.85 Cr – 3 Cr
400 3.25 Cr – 3.65 Cr
600 4.25 Cr – 4.50 Cr
800 5.50 Cr +

Commercial Plots

Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
80 1.5 Cr – 1.75 Cr
400 12 Cr – 18 Cr
1000 10 Cr – 14 Cr
2420 30 Cr – 50 Cr

Residential Properties in Gulistan-e-Johar

Houses

Below listed are the average prices of houses for sale in Gulistan-e-Johar Karachi.

Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
120 1.60 Cr – 2.50 Cr
240 3.50 Cr – 4.75 Cr
400 5.25 Cr – 6 Cr
600 7 Cr – 10 Cr
800 8 Cr – 12 Cr
Apartments

Below listed are the average prices of apartments for sale in Gulistan-e-Johar Karachi.

Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
650 50 Lacs – 65 Lacs
1000 90 Lacs – 1.25 Cr
1300 1.35 Cr – 1.75 Cr
2000 1.75 Cr – 2.25 Cr

Commercial Built-up Properties

Subtype Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price
Shops 100 to 2500 30 Lac – 7.5 Cr
Offices 1000 to 5000 50 Lac – 8 Cr
School 1000 to 1500 15 Cr – 22 Cr
Hospital 1000 to 1500 16 Cr – 22 Cr
Banquet 600 to 2000 18 Cr – 30 Cr

Block 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20

Residential Plots

Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
120 1.50 Cr – 1.75 Cr
240 2.85 Cr – 3 Cr
400 3.25 Cr – 3.65 Cr
600 4.25 Cr – 4.50 Cr
800 5.50 Cr +

Commercial Plots

Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
400 12 Cr – 18 Cr
1000 10 Cr – 14 Cr
2420 30 Cr – 50 Cr

Residential Properties in Gulistan-e-Johar

Houses
Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
120 1.60 Cr – 2.50 Cr
240 3.50 Cr – 4.75 Cr
400 5.25 Cr – 6 Cr
600 7 Cr – 10 Cr
800 8 Cr – 12 Cr
Apartments
Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price (in Rupees)
650 25 Lac to 50 lacs
1000 40 Lac to 1.20 Cr
1300 70 Lac to 1.75 Cr
2000 1.75 Cr to 2.25 Cr

Commercial Properties

Subtype Size (sq. ft.) Avg Sale Price
Shops 100 to 2500 30 Lac to 7.5 Cr
Offices 1000 to 5000 50 Lacs to 8 Cr
School 1000 to 1500 15 Cr to 22 Cr
Hospital 1000 to 1500 16 Cr to 22 Cr
Banquet 600 to 2000 18 Cr to 30 Cr

Emergency Contacts

Emergency Places Contact Information
Edhi Ambulance 115
Civil Hospital 992 15960
Edhi Welfare Centre 241 3232
Police Emergency 15
Rescue Service 1122
Aga Khan University Hospital 493 0051
Lawyers for Human Rights and Legal Aid 568 5824
521 9902

 

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