- April 11, 2019
- Posted by: RBS Land
- Categories: Blog, News & Events
Capital Smart City is the most anticipated mega project in the locality of Islamabad. According to Royal Business Solutions’ the platinum partners of CSC , the development status at site of Capital Smart City is progressing at remarkable pace over the past couple of month. Its drawing card is speedy developments and title of being the first ever smart city of Pakistan. More than 175 heavy machinery is working day and night to ensure the completion of work long before mentioned time.
It is alluring local and overseas investors equally. In fact this has enhanced the demand of Capital Smart City with giants backing this project. Surbana Jurong, the master planner. is famous for planning most of the smart cities in the world. Meanwhile, Habib Rafique (Private) Limited is a giant brand in developing sector of Pakistan.
Currently, Royal Business Solutions serves as a platform for you to know more about the recent development update at Capital Smart City in a glance. It would be a window of opportunity for our worthy overseas investors who couldn’t visit the site personally till now.
Harradine Golf and Capital Smart City has signed an agreement on August 14th, 2018. This 18-hole golf course is going to be a 1st ever signature Golf Course in Pakistan. Peter Harradine, chairman of Harradine Golf, personally paid a visit to the site. He was really excited for this project. He believed that this a completely new experience for his team to work on such a challenging land, full of hills and rugged terrain. Further, unexpected weather variation is another challenge
Harradine Golf is working since 1929. It has vast experience of deigning more than 200 golf courses in almost every continent. It are believed to be master in its own field. Capital gold club is featuring Golf Academy, driving course and practice putting green. Since in Pakistan golf is not much talked about. Hence this will be golden opportunity for Golf Lovers in Pakistan.
The construction of work is likely to complete at end of 2019.
MovenPick- Hotel & Resorts
An agreement has been signed between Mövenpick and Future Development Holdings for establishment of Mövenpick Hotel and Residence in Capital Smart City Islamabad. It will offer 250 Hotel rooms and more than 150 serviced apartments. Further, it features 4 dining halls, meeting venues, advance fitness centers. 2 swimming pools are planned as well.
It is promising to provide traditional Swiss values in atmosphere of Pakistan. Furthermore, high-skilled professionals and expert staff will provide exemplary services and hospitality to its residents.
Mövenpick is a world-famous hotel management chain. It is came into being in 1973 in Baar, Switzerland. It remarkably spread across the globe over the period of time. Currently, it has more than 82 functioning branches in various parts of the globe. It is all set to be operational in 2023 in Capital Smart City.
Smart City: Rumors or Reality?
There are noises in the town regarding the joint venture of Defense Housing Authority (DHA) and FDHL for Capital Smart City. It is also rumbled in the market that right after the official announcement, there will be a tremendous price hike for the plots.
Until now, there is no as such official announcement has been done from either party.
Huge Water Reservoir Explored
4 functional tube-wells are indicating the reservoir of Water at the site. Since River Sil is passing by to Capital Smart City. Thus, it is speculated that there will be uninterrupted supply of water in future.
Read Here : First Tube Well Installed In Capital Smart City
Present Development Status
HRL has focused to serves its entire efforts on the development of Capital Smart City. Numbers of vehicles and huge man force is working on the site. It is expected that with present pace, it would be ready for possession in 2021.
May to August 2018 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
After land acquisition of Capital Smart City, several world-renowned firms want to start their signature franchises here. On July 18, 2 major development updates has been witnessed.
At UAE, Cracknell signed a Memorandum Understanding with Smart Properties. It is appointed as developer and master planner of Potohar
It always strives to bring positivity in people lives through its respective domain. Its profound knowledge ensures to achieve their goal i.e. sustainable and integrated development.
Meanwhile, on the same day, another singing ceremony was also held with Harradine Golf. 18-hole PGA standard Signature Golf Course is planned in Capital Smart City as per this dealing. Moreover, Capital Equestrian Club, featuring 3,000 villas / townhouses and 900 residential apartments is also planned.
Harradine Golf has earned great reputation in the world for its specialty in developing gold clubs.
On august 16, actual development work started at the site. Key handing ceremony was held on the site. In this ceremony key of the machinery and other equipment is handed over to Construction Wing.
At the end of month, 31 August, more machinery and heavy equipment added to the overall crew. The main goal is to ensure maximum speed of work. Since it’s a vast area with most uneven land. Thus large number of equipment is required to level the ground so that actual development can be started.
September to December 2018 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
On December 10, 2019, MÖVENPICK Hotels & Resorts signed an agreement with Future Development Holdings (FDH) to operate Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Capital Smart City, Islamabad. It is expected to open in 2023.
To ensure the long-term availability of water, quantum check done. Large reservoir of water is speculated in this regard. It’s a one most challenging site to work on. It is comprised of terrains, hills and water bodice. Heavy machinery is already working to excavate the land for further development. In order to tackle the fuel needs, smart fuel point are installed by Smart Fuel Team.
Furthermore, CEO of Quiz Clothing, Glasgow UK, visited the site in September. Other than that New Centuries Development, Shanghai, China also visited the site. All the other foreign visitors are extremely satisfied with development work at Capital Smart City.
25-Dec-2018 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City :
Latest Development Update from the site of Capital Smart City, also known as Capital Smart City, is shared by Mr. Emraan Riaz, Sales Manager at RBS.
the process of development work is already started on the site. Foremost task, the construction of roads on 15000 Kanals is already started. Heavy machinery is deployed to accomplish the task. Developers has decided to deliver the project within the time spam of 3 years.
January to March 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
In past 3 months, very fast developmental work is seen. Master Planner of Capital Hills personally visited the sites. A team of experience individuals from Cracknell are very excited to work with developers of Capital Smart City. Rawan Husseini, Senior Associate Planning & Urban Development, said she personally want to visit this place to consider more options regarding the layout plan.
Meanwhile, excavation of land on the Motorway side also initiated. The process for Concrete carpeting of main road started. Moreover, till now, 5 tube wells are operational.
01-Jan-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City :
12-Jan-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City :
Latest #Development Update from Capital Smart City #Islamabad, also known as Capital Smart City, reveals that developmental activities are being carried out in most efficient manner. Despite of being one of the challenging site, it is evolving at such a proficient tempo overall. Ground Leveling is done on most of the land. Overall, the project is sprawled over on a very vast land. Latest Development Update revealed that trails for the road construction is being laid very fast. It will put forth the foundation for further development. It can also be seen that major land is also being ready for balloting in near future.
28-Jan-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City :
Capital Smart City Islamabad has successfully established its office at the development site. It is experiencing the development work at most speedy and efficient pace. Heavy machinery is working day and night at effective pace to ensure the delivery of project before the time. It is the latest big development update from the site right now. This big achievement of establishing official office at the site further remove any sort of doubts and suspicions cultivating in buyers and dealers. Capital Smart City has set the market trend in other way. Local and Expats are now equally interested in investing their hard-earned money in this lucrative investing opportunity. It is determined to provide the finest facilities and services.
28-Jan-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City in Pushto:
Latest Development Update from Capital Smart City Islamabad, or Capital Smart City, is explained by Mr. Imtiaz Qaiser, Country Head of RBS. He updates the viewers about the most recent development happened at the site in Pashto Language. 120 feet wide road at the site in under progress. Meanwhile the construction in overseas block is also being carried out at fast speed. Network of trails is also started lying for further development of roads.
23-Feb-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Latest Development Update from the site of Capital Smart City, also known as Capital Smart City unveils the speedy development work there. Capital Smart City is going to be Eco-Friendly City. 32% of total land is reserved for natural assets. As it can be seen in the video, large water bodies will be found in this mega project. All the work is being carried out without disturbing the natural and scenic beauty at the site. Further, Chahan Dam is also present at the back site of the Capital Smart City. It has abundance of such water bodies and natural beauty. Moreover, the developers are determined to provide up to the mark facilities to its residents.
April 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Since leveling is already completed on main road. Asphalt process is initiated on Main Road that is 120 feet wide. Street light poles also installed by the side of this main road.
Meanwhile, Chinese investors personally visited the site. They show keen interest in Capital Smart City project. As it also falls on the eastern route of CPEC. Thus, international investors are very much excited to invest in this high-standard project.
3-April-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Latest Development Update shows that Capital Smart City is experiencing the development work at very effective and fast tempo. According to Harradine Golf, it is most challenging and difficult site to work on. It was full of hilly area. Presently, ground breaking process is carried out efficiently at the whole site. Considering Main Boulevard, the process of prime coating and asphalt is almost done.
16-April-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Latest Development Update from Capital Smart City Islamabad, also known as Capital Smart City, reveals that developmental activities are being carried out in most efficient manner. Despite of being one of the challenging site, it is evolving at such a proficient tempo overall. Ground Leveling is done on most of the land. Overall, the project is sprawled over on a very vast land. Latest Development Update revealed that trails for the road construction is being laid very fast. It will put forth the foundation for further development. It can also be seen that major land is also being ready for balloting in near future.
19-April-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Another big news for Capital Smart City Team & stakeholders.Signing Ceremony Between FDHL & The Smart Residential Limited
Agreement regarding purchase of Plots with a British Developer, bringing state of the Art Villas, Luxury Apartments and a 5-Star Hotel.
22-April-2019 Capital Smart City started plantation Latest Development Updates:
Capital Smart City has won the title of “Eco-friendly city” along with the “First Smart City of Pakistan”. 32% of total area is reserved for nature and greenery as mentioned in layout plan. It is make sure that no natural assets would be damaged or ruined during developmental work.
25-April-2019 Over Head Water Tank’s construction started at Capital Smart City Latest Development Updates:
Capital Smart City veils up the brisk paced development activity on the site. Presently, Over Head Water Tank’s (OHWT) construction started at Overseas Block.According to recent development update, main road between Overseas Block and General Block almost completed.
28-April-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
28 April Latest Development Update from Capital Smart City Islamabad, also known as Capital Smart City, reveals that developmental activities are being carried out in most efficient manner. Despite of being one of the challenging site, it is evolving at such a proficient tempo overall.
May 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Major development update has taken place. Executive block launched in official ceremony held at Capital Smart City. It was announced that by 2020 more than 50% plots will be possessed. Other than that, almost 6500 Kanal area is added to overall project land. The additional area is acquired from National Garden Land.
7 operational tubewell are installed by now to cater water needs. Also, water filtration plant near Chakri Road is installed. It provides more than two thousand gallons clear water per house to the neighboring population.
In overseas block, leveling started for Area 1 and 2. Meanwhile Geo Technical analysis initiated for School and Mosque construction in Executive Block-G.
Nursery is also constructed. Furthermore, plantation started on the main road as well.
2-May-2019 Executive Block Launched In Capital Smart City:
With the recent launching ceremony that took place on Thursday 2nd April 2019 on site, has sparked a serious interest among new & old investors. Prices/Own/Profit have sky rocketed after the announcement of possession in 2020 January. Yes the company has announced 50% possession of Overseas Block & Executive Block. Read More
29-May-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Capital Smart City Extend Their Machinery:
Capital Smart City Extend Their Machinery ( Development Update ) 3-jun-2019
June 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
By the latest development updated of June, Trivelles Group launched Smart Villas at Capital Smart City. It will use A Grade smart technology to ensure automation.
The construction work on Main Boulevard is proceeding to its final stage. Heavy machinery along with massive man power is working in this scorching heat to complete this main route of project. Upon completion, the travelling across the site would become much easier.
Meanwhile, earthwork of major area is simultaneously under-process on the site. Other than that, Cracknell Project Manager personally visit the site for the designing layout plan of capital hills.
Talking particularly about the block development updates, site leveling work is completed for both General Block and Executive Block. In addition, mosque construction started in sector A of overseas block.
16-June-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
July 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
As per latest development update, track that leads to Chakri Road is almost leveled. On access-2 asphalt course is under progress. Meanwhile, construction for bridge already started. Drilling for Pile-4 of Abutment No.1 initiated. Sector mosque for Overseas Block is under-construction.
Moreover, Plantation drive for the monsoon season started. Hundreds of sepals are planted by Main Boulevard side and other constructed road. It aims to increase awareness regarding the environment issues and importance plants.
7-July-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
14-July-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
24-July-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
5-Aug-2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
August 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
Major development update seen in August. As balloting and possession date announced. As per notice, balloting would be done for 3 sectors of both executive and overseas block in mid of November, 2019.
Individuals who booked their plots either by 100%, 50% or 40% upfront payment have privilege to choose the plots of their own choice. Furthermore, it also notified those individuals who converted their blocks from general to executive to pay their installment by October 15.
In addition, those who have paid 60% of their total amount can get immediate possession. However, they have to submit postdate cheaque as a security. It also announced last date for installment submission i.e. 15 September. Surplus amount will be charged in case of late submission.
September 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
By July, 2019, almost all ground leveling work completed on the site. Development work is started now for the further extension of Main Boulevard. This boulevard is 120 feet wide and the central road of this project.
As per latest development update, number of machinery is now started working on another road. Upon completion, this will allow direct access from Chakri Road.
Particularly talking about Executive Block, the development work is already started. Executive Boulevard that connects this block to Main Boulevard is almost completed.
Overseas Block Development Update is quite satisfactory. As this block will be entertained on priority basis in terms of possession. Thus, efficient and speedy pace of work is being witnessed here. Ground leveling along with filling of ground is finalized for residential plots. In addition, installation for sewerage pipelines also underway.
In Block C-Overseas block, Brick Masonry and Framework of Columns is in progress. Meanwhile, in Block-B, excavation for smart school is started. Most importantly, carpeting of 30 to 40 streets in Overseas Block is also happening.
October to December 2019 Latest Development Updates of Capital Smart City:
On October 6th, 2019, Capital Smart City launched in a mega event at Islamabad. Afterwards, its start launching worldwide. By the end of this year Capital Smart City Islamabad has shown very efficient pace of work. In total, 1600 human force is working at the site right now. Batching Plant, Asphalt Plant and Pre-casting yards are constructed on the site to fulfill concrete, tiles, curbstones and block requirements.
Construction of Smart School and mosque started in Executive Block. Moreover, the overhead tank and underground tank is also under construction. It will save up to 1 lac gallons of water.
Talking about the project development status, following is the percentage of work done yet.
|Block Name||% of work done||Date of Completion|
|Block Name||% of work done||Date of Completion|
As it can be seen, Overseas Blocks in final stage of completion. Minor works like foot paths, Optical fiber layout plan are pending. Meanwhile, developments of executive block is also started. Other than these, several new targets announced for Capital Smart City in 2020.
The Moon of Pakistan and One Capital another newly started project in Capital Smart City. One Capital is a residential project featuring 2000 apartments in lush greenery.