Pakistan’s real estate market is expecte expected d to regain this year some of the sheen it had lost in 2014. Last year had proved to be a very dull year for the property market market because of security and political conditions as !ell as other inherent factors that hampered gro!th gro!th of this sector said "kber #heikh a ma$or developer from Lahore.
Pakistan received %1&bn in remittances in the last 'nancial year. (f this %2) *bn !as directly invested in real estate. #o anyone !ho has some savings prefers to invest in property since the market has never seen a crash like the stock market+ he concluded. Published in Dawn, Economic & Business, January 12th, 2015 Decrease in interest rate ,urrently
the prices of properties in Pakistan
are -uite high !hich is merely due to high ination in the country. /ecause of the oods of previous three years prices of commodities have increased drastically aecting badly the purchasing po!er of people in the country country.. he lo! purchasing po!er po!er is the main hurdle for people to secure or even apply for a decent mortgage deal. he overnment in collaboration !ith the #tate /ank of Pakistan is not only trying to curb ination but also decrease the interest rate on home loans. he #tate /ank of Pakistan slashed do!n the interest rate from 143 to 1*.03 during 2011. his sho!s that the government governme nt is seriously interested to increase the purchasing po!er of people to help them secure a better mortgage deal for themselves. 5urther decrease in interest rate is expected during the follo!ing years !hich !ould increase the demand of properties in the country. 6iminishing the disparity bet!een demand and supply !ould bring prices do!n and setPakistan7s real estate sector back on track.