Digitization of Land Records

Check Land Records Online | A step by step guide

March 8, 2022

With the age of digitisation catching up to the real estate industry, the government has finally introduced E-governance in its land reforms. Replacing the traditional record-keeping methods, the provincial governments launched e-portals to facilitate citizens in verifying and double-checking land records. This is a major step forward in the right[...]

The Importance of Quality Listings in the Real Estate Sector of Pakistan

January 7, 2022

Introduction Property listings in real estate are property records for sale or rent by an authorised agent. Listed properties refer to the available properties in the market. In more legal terms, a listing also represents an agreement between an agent and property owner, allowing the agent to show and facilitate[...]

IMARAT Group of Companies  – Ik Jazba-e-Tameer

December 21, 2021

The only sector destined to change the destiny of our country, IMARAT Group of Companies - one of Pakistan’s leading real estate group was launched with a vision to transform conventional real estate practices.   Pakistan’s construction industry sums over $50 billion, making up around 12-13% of the GDP. Out of this,[...]

Digitisation of Land Records in Pakistan

November 23, 2021

Introduction The advent of digitisation can be attributed to the discovery of programming languages introduced in the 20th century. This new technology disrupted most of the existing patterns and pathways of the then industry and economy, driving a change towards a more digitised future (Europeanproperty, 2020). That will help people[...]

The Role of Cadastral Mapping in identifying Encroachments and Illegal projects

November 22, 2021

Transforming the real estate practices, ‘Cadastral Mapping’ is defined as a comprehensive system to highlight the boundaries of subdivisions of land, help determine the property’s location, indicate its size and shape, and reveal geographic relationships that affect property valuation. This Digital technology was recently launched in three major Pakistan cities[...]

PM Imran Khan to launch digitised cadastral map of Islamabad today

September 8, 2021

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is set to launch Islamabad’s digital cadastral map today. The initiative aims to control the tampering of land records and monitor ongoing construction projects through extensive imagery to provide accurate and updated information about land ownership through a single click, especially for the overseas Pakistanis.[...]

Impact of ‘Land Encroachment’ category on real estate sector

April 10, 2021

Land encroachment is one of the major impediments in urban development. This illegal activity is a common practice not only in Pakistan but also dominates a major portion of urban culture in many developing nations. The land encroachers do not have a defined set of patterns, they illegally occupy public[...]

PM announces extension in tax relief construction package

December 31, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Given the success of the Fixed Tax Regime Scheme for the construction industry, Prime Minister Imran Khan has extended the relief package till December 31, 2021, to boost the economy. Pakistan’s economy registered rising economic activity, along with attracting record-breaking remittances. While addressing the nation in a live stream,[...]
Land records to be digitised in 6 months, Chairman CDA informs PM

Land records to be digitised in 6 months, Chairman CDA informs PM

January 30, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) Amer Ali Ahmed has said that lands records of the area falling within the remits of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) will be digitised within the next six months. This was said during a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan, who was briefed on[...]
MoU signed between CDA, SoP for digitisation of land records

MoU signed between CDA, SoP for digitisation of land records

January 13, 2020

ISLAMABAD: In a nod to the growing urgency of incorporating technology at the maximum level possible, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Survey of Pakistan (SoP) to digitise land records. The digitisation of the federal capital’s lands will provide the CDA with complete[...]