Capital Smart City is elevating residential standards in Pakistan by being the first smart city project in the country and only 4th of its kind in Asia. By integrating bleeding edge technology into the most refined housing experience, CSC is gaining traction by the day. Located conveniently in the neighborhood of Islamabad International Airport, on Motorway M-2 and at the heart of a rapidly developing region.
Capital Smart City Islamabad is a product of two of the most reputable names in the real estate industry of Pakistan; Future Developments Holdings (Pvt.) Limited and Habib Rafiq (Pvt.) Limited.
Registered under Companies Ordinance 1984, comprising of China Liaoning International Economic & Technical Cooperation Group Corporation Ltd & Engineering Dimensions (Pvt.) Limited (EDL), FDHL is one of the leading real estate developers in Pakistan, with expertise extending to asset management.
FDHL understands the demands of modern living experience and is adamant in implementing it in all of its residential and industrial zones which are all ideally located and linked to Lahore-Islamabad Motorway (M-2). The designated interchanges for direct access to the motorway and the CPEC route will provide a traffic-free path, bringing everyplace within reach.
With a clear vision in mind FDHL is committed to elevate, refine and push the boundaries of what we know as luxury living, in a way which is both sustainable and upgradable.
Habib Rafiq Pvt. LTD, The ISO 9000 certified Pakistan based construction and development group has engineered the most lucrative, prestigious and luxury defining projects over the past five decades such as; Bahria town and DHA in Islamabad, and Royal Orchard housing societies in Multan, Sarghodha and Sahiwal. HRL are been responsible for end to end development of the more esteemed Bahria town Islamabad and DHA Islamabad, including infrastructure i.e. planed house construction, roads, electrical work, mechanical work, water treatment plants, water storage plants, gas pipelines and other planning services.
By shaping the housing infrastructure and guiding the real estate market through many transitions whilst maintaining trust, honesty, professionalism and quality, HRL has managed to create a prosperous community. HRL reputation holds enough merit that association to the group inspires instant popularity and reliability to its partners.
Through sheer dedication, consistency in work ethic in all ranks, and absolute obligation to customer care both locally and globally, HRL has been able to reach the summit of real esatate industry in Pakistan and is known as the most respectable, reputable and popular name.
Surbana Jurong(SJ), the renowned Singapore based consultancy firm was assigned the task of designing the Master Plan, which was executed but Norman Foster.
The largest Asia based engineering and infrastructure consultancy firm, Surbana Jurong gains its reputation for being efficient, reliable and centered towards creating a sustainable future. With 120 offices, employing a global team of over 16,000 competent designers, architects, planners, engineers and other specialists of field, SJ ensures complete reliability.
SJ projects its vision shaping cities into homes by striking the perfect balance between simplicity and modern architecture. It aims to design communities with sustainable employment opportunities where businesses can flourish.
The master plan of Capital Smart City was created by implementing a refined yet solid methodology. The plan entails a range of exclusive facilities to sustain and accommodate new residential, commercial and entertainment sectors.
The master plan of CSC is focused on promoting a naturally seamless environment by including appropriate infrastructure for a public transport network comprising of strategically placed stations. The plan includes a central Boulevard and a series of high rise buildings which will provide an additional surge of population.
This project aims to pave way for new innovative designs to introduce more dynamics allowing people the opportunity to work, live, and play with ease. This project hopes to engage foreign and local investment.
Located in the Rawalpindi region of Islamabad, a five minute drive away from new Islamabad Airport, CSCI is at the heart of a rapidly developing area.
The Project is 9.2 km shy of Lahore-Islamabad Motorway M-2 Toll Plaza near Thalian interchange, conveniently present on the eastern route of CPEC and in the neighborhood of Islamabad Airport.
CSCI is in the midst of other rapidly developing societies including AL Mairaj housing scheme, Eighteen Islamabad, Lahore Smart City and Blue World City
Amassing over a substantial area of 55,000 kanal initially as per the provisional Master plan, Capital Smart City started by being at least ten times larger than its neighbor, University Town and placed in the sweet spot between Islamabad and the new Islamabad international airport. The master plan provided by the society was modified to add more land making room for several new blocks in the near future.
Authorities submitted a request to extended land in the provisional master plan in August 19, which was approved in June 2020, extending the land capacity to a lucrative 80,000 kanal. This recent confidence inspiring development makes Capital smart city the largest housing society in the region.
Staying true to its vision, CSCI ensures multiple access points through Chakri main road from M-2 motorway and to surrounding areas via the national highway. In the near future CSCI will have its own FWO approved designated interchange from motorway and will also extends its accessibility via ring road.
CSCI is proud to be one of the RDA approved legal housing projects in the area having granted its NOC. However, due to the recent addition of new blocks into the master plan, the approved NOC is under revision. The administration is confident and awaiting the approval of the new NOC for the revised master plan including new blocks, which is to be granted soon without any hurdles.
CSCI is operating in a domain far ahead of its time, laying foundation of future living standards. By being the first Smart city of Pakistan, CSCI aims to provide an immersive living experience to its occupants in a way that is both sustainable and productive. CSCI will feature the most cutting edge smart features, while staying as seamless as possible. Some of the features are listed below:
Some of the features are given below:
With efforts to promote and develop strategic growth in a smart, radial pattern, CSCI is striving to attract future investments. The concept is to incorporate major facilities and maximize efficiency to sustain growth and enhance the overall living experience.
The main factors introduced in the society that are pivotal for the smart city are as following:
A Smart City must have the following elements in order to prosper into a modern community
The price and Payment plan for Rudn Enclave is subject to change from time to time as per the real estate property market trends. Another factor for change also depends on the final decision of Owners.
As every sector offers a wide range of luxuries and facilities, the plot prices vary from sector to sector with plot sizes.
By becoming the first commercial center in the region and attracting international investors, CSCI plans to facilitate its residents in multiple ways. CSCI also plans to create a variety of service and commercial sector jobs and therefore contribute to stabilize the economic condition of Pakistan.
CSCI is designed to create a prosperous social environment where its occupants to enjoy a secure, peaceful and captivating lifestyle. The society plans to work for growth towards a commercial and residential hub with an abundance of recreational opportunities for its occupants.
CSCI is crafting a sustainable and efficient transportation network for all included; pedestrians, cyclists, vehicles etc. The very best quality infrastructure will be introduced to maximize efficiency and connect every place seamlessly within the smart city.
CSCI has huge plans for becoming the new iconic destination for both international visitors and locals. The society plans to achieve this goal by building new religious landmarks and cultural centers to preserve heritage and exhibit uniqueness.
The master plan is curated in unique way such that the infrastructure is built to compliment the natural landscape and features of the area whilst staying eco-friendly at every step. The flawless solid waste management system, water supply and electrical supply lines are all well integrated in a subtle manner to ensure the utmost care of its residents. Provisional measures have been taken to minimize wastage of resources whilst maintaining an adequate supply all year round.
The society is planned to prioritize the management and protection of both natural resources and natural surroundings of the area. CSCI is the place where smart tech harmonizes with the natural environmental peace found nowhere else.
Capital Smart City Islamabad made history by being the first housing society of Pakistan to include a specially designated “overseas block” for Pakistanis residing abroad. This unprecedented move was first announced in London Dorchester on 20th February 2018.
CSCI acknowledges the efforts of overseas Pakistanis and this initiative aims to offer a reliable, secure and valuable investment opportunity for hard working overseas Pakistanis to invest in Pakistan. The superior location showered with facilities and natural beauty makes the overseas block the heart of CSCI
This block is only a few years shy of becoming the most desired destination for Pakistanis living abroad. Booking is convenient and easy; residential and commercial plots can be booked in the overseas block. Only a copy of their overseas NIC along with standard relevant documents mentioned are required to initiate the booking process.
Overseas Block Location
Located right to the Main Boulevard, and right next to Motorway M-2, the Overseas Block will have primary and direct access to the proposed designated interchange to the Motorway.
Plot Sizes and Price Plan of Overseas Block
The Overseas Block contain of 5 Marla, 7 Marla, 10 Marla, 12 Marla, 1 Kanal & 2 Kanal plots. The range of plots will surely fulfill all requirements of overseas Pakistanis.
Invest in Capital Smart City Overseas Block
The overseas block, due to its exclusivity and location within the smart city, holds the most significance. To appreciate and recognize the hard working Pakistani citizens located beyond borders, CSCI offers them the exclusive opportunity to invest in the overseas block which is the most safe, reliable and profitable avenue for them to invest in their homeland.
The process is made easier and accessible for investors around the globe via online booking.
Documentation Required for Booking in Overseas Block
The documents required for booking a plot in Capital Smart City Overseas block are:
It is highly advised that the investors keep up to date with the payment plans and to avoid any delays in possession of plots, installments of the booked plan should be payed punctually.
On 2nd May 2019 at the launch ceremony, Capital Smart city launched the “Executive Block”. The company representatives briefly explained the salient features of the block and after which clients of the “general block” were, for a limited time, presented with the opportunity to shift their plots into the executive block.
The submission of applications for the limited time special offer was viable until 24th May 2019, after which an additional 30% amount is to be paid to the society for conversion or booking of a new plot in the Executive Block. The price of plots in the Executive block in 30% more than that of the General block. For clients who seek conversion of their block after deadline will have to pay an additional price and a fixed rate. This reflects on the exponentially growing, competitive market within the Smart city
CSCI initially started its booking with only the general block which got expanded into further different blocks types. The society offers different sizes of commercial and residential plots ranging from 5 Marla, 1 kanal and 2 kanal plots in different blocks
The General block is Located along the Main Boulevard of CSC and opposite to the Overseas block. Check the following master plan to see specific boundaries of the general block.
Smart Villas – Trivelles Lake Boulevard
Capital smart city has partnered with Trivelles international; the leading property development and investment firm in the UK, to launch Pakistan’s first and exclucsive “Smart Villas” as a part of their housing project named “Trivelles Lake Boulevard”. These villas are set to feature the very best, modern, top of the line features to offer the most futuristic living experience imaginable for its occupants.
Smart Villas location
Placed strategically in the prestigious Overseas Block, between Crystal Lake and the infamous 18-hole Golf Course, the Trivelles Lake Boulevard hold the most ideal location. These villas are set out to have the best view, and an undisputed advantage over other blocks in terms of features and locations.
Smart villas offer three distinct categories named classic, premium and exclusive, all of which are set to provide the most elite smart features and technology to its valued occupants.
Classic homes feature attractive custom tiles, cabinets, window, complimenting doors, a furnished kitchen and other necessities as per preference.
If you are looking for a more personalized choice, CSCI offers the premium villa which allows you to decorate your home with more creativity on your terms.
For the most extraordinary elite lifestyle you have the choice of an exclusive villa, made Smart in the truest sense. With the freedom of controlling your home with your smartphone and tracking real time road traffic, parking areas within the society, the exclusive villas provide an unparalleled living experience.
Smart villas will include only all of the following features and more:
The society offers two main sizes of Smart villas; 5 Marla and 10 Marla, each size category offers 2 subcategory villas in terms of interior design and accommodation.
The types of 5 Marla luxury villas in Lake Boulevard are as following:
The types of 10 Marla luxury villas in Lake Boulevard are as following
The prices & sizes of the smart villas are provided below:
CSCI offers different plot sizes in residential and commercial blocks as well as Luxury Villas. These plots range from 7 Marla (sold out) to 1 and 2 Kanal plots. The society allows its clients easy 3.5 years Quarterly installments. Kindly view the payment plans bellow for further details:
Gory plots the following extra charges are applicable:
The society is offering plots ranging 4 Marla to 8 Marla in the commercial zone, on an easy 3 year installment plan. The full payment plans are attached below for further details and review:
Farmhouse prices offered by CSCI are provided below:
Updated events at Capital Smart City have led to another fascinating Launch of a new block consisting of 3.5 Marla Residential Plots. This block offers the most affordable rates to provide investors with an equal opportunity and a chance to be part of very first Smart City project.
This initiative allows a wider range of investors to become part of the CSC project. The society aims to be more inclusive by bringing the perks of Capital Smart City within reach of a diverse range of potential buyers.
Located conveniently next to the Executive block, at “The Harmony Park Block”, CSCI offers 3.5 Marla (dimensions 20 X 90) 90Sqft plots.
The Harmony Park will showcase the same facilities and standard of development as the rest of the blocks but at a much affordable price.
Expected location of Harmony Park is shown below:
Plots are available on an easy 3.5-year installment plan with only PKR 12,000/- monthly installment
Note: 5% discount will be given on a 50% payment and a 10% discount on full payment. Prices are exclusive of development charges. 15% Extra charges apply to the selection of plot on Main Boulevard (100’ or above).
First of its kind “The Villa Apartments” launched by Capital Smart City, holds the vision to integrate a futuristic living experience into its Harmony Park Block.
The cost effective, unique Villa apartments allow you to become part of the very first Smart City of Pakistan and experience a true luxury living.
“The Villa Apartments” are the innovative product of CSC resources, expertise and experience. These housing units offer you a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience a truly urban lifestyle at the most affordable cost.
Located at the Harmony Park, the apartments provide a beautiful yet affordable lifestyle.
The harmony block dedicated to the Villa apartments and the 3.5 Marla residential options, is located next to the executive block and is set to have prime location and easy access to CSCI’s top of the line facilities.
Comprehensive Map of the Harmony block can be found in the 3.5Marla residential area provided by Capital Smart City at The Harmony Park Block
CSCI has introduced two kinds of villa apartments:
The Villa Apartment has an exterior structure which resembles that of a Villa. These apartment villas will feature a structure consisting of three floors; ground floor, 1st floor, and 2nd floor. Each building structure will have 2 adjacent apartments making a total of 6 units per building.
The floor plans of each villa are provided below:
The Villa apartments located in The Harmony Park Block CSCI, offer you a feasible payment plan of four years. Bookings start from only 10% down payment which is then followed by after 30 days with a 10% confirmation fee. The remainder is then payed off via a monthly, quarterly or semi-annual installment plan that suits your feasibility.
Detailed payment plans are provided down below:
Note: 2.5% discount is offered on 50% payment and 5% discount on full payment. Prices are inclusive of development charges.
Extra charges apply on the selection of category plots i.e.
7.5% extra for a corner, 5% extra for Park facing, and Main Boulevard.
You may also choose the Villa location from the map with only a 25% Down payment.
Villa apartments and residential pots are available in only limited numbers and at unbelievably affordable prices for a very limited time, therefore we advise our clients and potential buyers to grab the opportunity to as soon as possible and book your plot or villa today.
The following documents are required in order to book your plot in Capital Smart City:
The few key differences between the Overseas Block and The General Block of CSCI are mentioned below:
For overseas Citizens only
Extra security Features
Extra Smart feature
Superior location in the Society
Possession of plots will be handed over by 2020
Anyone can book a plot in general block
No Extra security features
Relatively less smart features
Located at the opposite side of the overseas block
Possession of plots will be handed over by 2021
Rapid development is underway in Capital Smart City Islamabad. To bring futuristic bleeding edge technology and high end smart features to the society, a number of vital agreements with the world leading companies of the industry.
Expertise of the reputable Harradine golf have been obtained to build an international standard 18-Hole golf course. Movenpick are in agreement to construct their upcoming Hotels and resorts in the society and will be able to provide their world-renowned hospitality services to the smart city. MOU has been signed with the National Defense University for the construction of their new campus in this prestigious housing society.
The developmental work is beyond its initial phase at Capital Smart City, the last couple of months have seen rapid progress after the official launch of the project. Modern high-tech machinery has helped level and plot land which is now near completion.
The current water supply demand is being met by 4 fully operational tube wells on site and excess of 200 heavy pieces of machinery are in use for initial work being done in the society.
The Capital Smart City Islamabad is undergoing rapid developmental progress. Every step is being taken by the management to ensure zero compromise on the work quality which is carried out in both day and night. Praiseworthy developments are as following:
Located in phase 1, the Overseas Block is given first priority by starting developmental works, as decided by the officials. Works on the remaining blocks will start soon, as discussed below in the Major Developmental Status of the society.
To ensure ease of transportation and travel within the smart city, construction work of the concrete carpeted roads has been prioritized with 300ft long Main Boulevard being near to completion
The latest developmental work shows the start of progress work in sites 1 and 2 in the society with near completion of leveling and plotting of the area, the management is now focused on developing infrastructure.
In block C of Overseas Block, the latest development shows completion of earthwork along with construction work of sector mosque, the shaft framework, curbstone and the saucer drain being in progress.
The officials of Capital Smart City conducted a meeting in which allocation of site offices was authorized to official dealers of the vast housing society.
On October 23rd 2019, an MOU was signed between Capital Smart City and Freij Entertainment for the amusement park construction in the boundaries of the Smart city. Freij Entertainment Int. is one of the worlds largest traveling entertainment company that specializes in organizing carnival rides, funfairs and skilled games, globally.
Mr. Freij El Zein-CEO of Freij Entertainment Int. signed an agreement with the top management of CSC to construct first of the many amusement parks in Pakistani within the boundaries of Capital Smart City Islamabad. Freij Entertainment Int is working in collaboration with FDH LTD and Habib Rafiq Pvt. LTD to bring this idea of tourist attraction to life.
With record project completion times of 2-3 months’ time in over 26 countries, Freji Entertainment International has a stellar reputation of being efficient and competent in constructing world class entertainment projects. Freij Entertainment International has proudly signed a contract to handle and construct amusement park projects in Pakistan, particularly Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad.
Chief Commercial Officer of CSC, Mr. Imran Zahid has stated that the involvement of Freij Entertainment Int. is an important step towards boosting the amusement facilities in the Entertainment business throughout Pakistan. This will lead to economic growth via growth in tourism sector.
Amusement and recreational Parks are bound to provide job opportunities and help with economic stability in the region. Freij Entertainment Int. will pave way for further foreign investment into projects in Pakistan as well as create business opportunities both local and foreign. These developments will undoubtedly help better the current economic situation and soften Pakistan’s international image, therefore benefiting the tourism industry of Pakistan.
The first balloting event due in November 2019 was delayed for a month as dictated by the management, due to “political unrest” in the Capital region.
The balloting event was conducted for the investors and the eligible clients of both the executive and overseas blocks of CSCI. The society also launched a map, through which the eligible investors were able to select the plots. Only investors who booked their plots in half or full payment were offered the option to select their plots.
The deadline decided for the eligible members to choose their plot number of choice was December 5th 2019. Selection was not provided after. The members were allowed the privilege to visit the head office of Capital Smart city in order to finalize their choice.
After the plot selection process deadline, the remaining viable files were also included in the first ballot. In the 3rd week of December, a computerized ballot was conducted to allot numbers to both residential and commercial plots.
The remaining plot non-viable files were not be included in the first ballot held in the 3rd week of December 2019.
Copy of the Ballot Notice issued by the officials of society is attached below:
Following are the Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about this society:
Built with cutting edge futuristic technology integrated into development of modern infrastructure, a smart city is the future of luxury living experience. Smart integrated applications for an autonomous ecosystem, ecofriendly smart environment, and high end security is what sets a smart city apart from the rest. It is strategically planned from the get go with a sustainable foundation which is both upgradable and scalable in the future.
Layout plan of Islamabad City is under revision and CSCI might be included in the revised plan. As it palls on the border of the current Islamabad area and its geolocation to the new Islamabad Airport, is why it is referred to as Capital Smart City Islamabad.
CSCI has been granted approval by FWO for its designated interchange at the site of M-2 Motorway and construction work has already started since 2020.
The Capital Smart City is indeed 100% legal and is deemed as a secure project to invest in. RDA approved its first NOC which is being revised due to additional land gained recently. CSCI can be conveniently verified from the RDA official website
The developmental work is already underway in the project site. The Main Boulevard is almost near completion, the mosque construction has been initiated parallel to other interior projects. For further details kindly visit “Capital Smart city development” heading in the article provided above.
Possessions of plots in both the executive and overseas plot has been granted since the first quarter of 2020 to the investors who have cleared their dues on time.
Capital smart city is crafted to be a self-sustainable project with an abundance of unique features including a BRT system, integrated climate control applications, free and latest generation Wi-Fi hotspots, live traffic monitoring applications, modern surveillance systems, integrated appliances control applications and more.
Capital Smart City is a smart investment opportunity which guarantees a good return short term and a better return long term. With its ideal location, conveniently placed just in the neighborhood of New Islamabad Airport and Islamabad city, it is bound to gain more and more worth by the day.
A multitude of factors are responsible for making any housing project a success, but the most significant one and the very backbone is the reputation of the owner and developer. Habib Rafiq Ltd. Being the most trusted and reliable name in the real estate industry of Pakistan translated to Capital Smart City