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List of all Illegal Housing Schemes in Lahore, Pakistan

As the population of the Pakistan’s second largest city Lahore is on the rise from past few decades, the housing needs are also boosting vigorously. Therefore, numerous fraudulent housing schemes are also being launched by different dubious unknown developers with advertising false development promises – to make instant money. Therefore, numerous native people of Lahore city after coming across the sky-high claims from these bogus housing schemes – invest and then sink their lifelong saved money.

LDA (Lahore Development Authority) which has the power to award NOCs and other relevant approval for the development of any new real estate venture including housing schemes, acts time to time against illegal projects. This time after a while LDA has taken a bold step and advertised names of the illegal housing scheme – being launched in the past years in District Lahore premises illegitimately.

List of all Illegal Housing Schemes in Lahore, Pakistan

These names comprise of some known housing societies of Provincial Capital as well in, where countless people have invested millions of rupees. Moreover, most of the inhabitants of these illegal housing societies after purchasing plots in hefty prices have also invested heavily for building their luxurious dream houses. But sadly, it’s the dilemma in our country that not just illiterate but, numerous sophisticated educated people also never bother to check the authenticity of the project – in which they are willing to invest profoundly.

The names of the illegal housing societies of Lahore advertised by LDA on (20-02-2015):

Some of the significant ones include Park View Villas Multan Road, LDA Employees Housing Scheme Multan Road, Pearl Garden Ferozepur Road, and Jamal Homes Khayaban-e-Firdausi.

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Illegal Housing Schemes in Lahore [Updated]

Conclusion:

As in the past LDA has published names of the illegally launched and developed housing schemes, it’s high time that investors and general public should understand their responsibility. People who want to invest in real estate projects situated Lahore should check their standing from LDA’s relevant department – than take decision regarding investment in only legitimate ones. Since, acquiring a plot in a scheme and than building your dream home is a wish of every individual, who does not own any house. Therefore, why not do some homework before investing in any of the launched project, to cure from any future mishap.

This tiny little drill will eradicate the pondering aspect of the project in which you are willing to invest – may not be labeled as illegal by the LDA authorities later. On the other hand, once a project is tagged as illegal if any investor’s property falls in the illegal framework of the project, for which LDA had not given permission – action is bound to be taken on that property. Moreover, LDA would not sanction your claim on any property that comes in illegal jurisdiction of the alleged venture.

Thus it’s a pertinent initial footstep to check the legitimacy of any new or old housing scheme or commercial project from LDA, before investing in it. These endeavors will certainly eradicate the dubious aspect regarding any real estate venture from investor’s perspective.

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge Launched at MWC 2015

So finally the time has arrived on the 1st March, 2015, when Samsung unveiled the most highly anticipated Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge – at Mobile World Congress 2015. These new Smartphone devices’ release was the most pertinent of this year 2015, by the Korean base global Android Smartphone giant. As Samsung was under immense pressure and also facing slash in Smartphone market share globally, ever since rival Apple launched its flagship iPhone 6 and 6 Plus last year.

Galaxy S6 Edge Black

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Nevertheless, the wait is over now, as Samsung has revealed its most premium flagship duo Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. On the other hand, manufacturer is also claiming that these acutely desirable devices will be launched for general public to get their hands on – in April, 2015. In the first phase the new Galaxy devices will be made available in 22 different countries of the World.

In-depth Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Premium Built Quality-Design

The most fascinating thing about these two Samsung flagship devices is that they are built with metal frame finish, at the same time having curve designs. This means that Samsung has finally get rid of the cheap plastic manufacturing and old style with no curved design. As a result both devices will provide more stylish look and premium feels – while holding in the hand. Basically, S6 Edge has more curved design and also presenting curved display on both left and right sides bezel edges of the phone.

Refusal: Battery Removing/Expandable Storage

Although, the premium metal body and curve design has forced manufacturer to formulate major changes in the hardware of Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Seeing that both devices will not support expandable storage through microSD card, at the same time the batteries of both devices are non-removable. This could be taken as major con by the experts and end-users, who will think twice before buying these duo devices in absence of microSD card and non-removable battery features.

Display

As display has been the highest selling and admiring reason, why countless Smartphone users crave for Samsung devices having vivid Super Amoled display. This time again, Samsung has decked Super AMOLED display in both newly unveiled devices, having same 5.1 inch displays with the stunning 1440 x 2560 High HD resolutions. Additionally, the ppi density is overwhelmingly 577 that will surely produce amazingly sharp display along with 16M colors proficiency. Not to forget that both Smartphone’s are also equipped with Gorilla Glass 4 scratches protection.

Hardware

Since most of us were curious to know about what hardware enhancement Samsung will offer with its new S6 release. Here you have it, the significant hardware change to keep in mind in both of these devices is that Samsung has put its own manufactured 14nm Exynos chipset – instead of Qualcomm’s and hopefully this new chipset will furnish more efficient operations and would remain cooler. Additionally, Galaxy S6 and S6 edge have 3GB of RAM alongside Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 and Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 CPU and Mali-T760 GPUs. On the other hand, these flagship devices as mentioned above, do not support expandable storage will be available in three storage variants comprising of 32GB/64GB/128GB.

OS/Software

As far as the operating system is concern, fresh Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge have Android Lollipop 5.0.2 out of the box – with future upgrade option. This would be the base OS that will help support Android operation, but how come any Samsung Galaxy device complete without conventional TouchWiz – so it’s also present in S6 and S6 Edge.

Camera

Camera is also the high-point of these newly unearthed Samsung devices. Duo is outfitted with awesome 16MP rare camera having 3456 x 4608 pixels, optical image stabilization, autofocus, and LED flash capabilities. Simultaneously, the secondary font facing camera is also of top quality having 5 MP, with the proficiency to capture and record at 1080p HD quality at 30fps. Moreover, Smartphone’s will be best suited for selfies, since having Auto HDR function next to many other tiny image capturing features.

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Additional Affluent Features

As we have discussed all the prominent features of the newly launched Samsung S6 and S6 Edge above, there are some contiguous worth mentionable features too. These features encompass of 1.5 times faster charging capacity and stereo loud speakers are placed at the bottom of the both Smartphone’s, this time unlike usual backside. This major change is speaker placing will provide 1.5% better crisp sound quality to users.

Furthermore, the former NFC (Near Field Communication) knack is also presented in these devices, alongside heart rate monitor as well. Last but not the least, Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are set with companies own manufactured LTE chip, will make available blazing fast 4G LTE connectivity as well.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Expected Specs and Price

The Next Galaxy hype is in the air all over the World, people are anxiously waiting for Samsung Galaxy S6 launch event – planned on 1st of March, 2015. Samsung Galaxy admirers are having restless time these days because the planned S6 launch event is just round the corner.

Galaxy S6

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On the other hand, the rumors and speculations is also poring fuel in the fire by revealing leaked features and design images of new galaxy. General conjecture is prevailing that some information may well be leaked by the Samsung internal sources or marketing teams themselves for amplifying the hype.

Definite Features

Metal Body, there will be two versions of the phone, one would encompass plastic back cover with removable battery option, and other will be of uni body design adorned with metallic finish. Some sources are also claiming that “The new Galaxy is expected to be durable”.

Another innovative feature of the next galaxy will be having curved display like the recent Galaxy Note Edge. On the other hand some official Samsung sources are claiming that display is believed to reach onto 3 sides of Galaxy S6, means that will be having curved display on both left and right bezels.

One more confirmed feature would be the unique and needed front facing speakers, decked on the front-side of the new galaxy model – to provide better crisp sound straightaway.

Expected Features

  • Superior Screen Display (5.2 to 5.3 inches, with 3750 x 2160 UHD display)
  • Exynos Seven Octa Core Processor (new Snapdragon 810 chip processor)
  • Memory and Camera Specs (32, 64 GB and 128 GB & 20MP rear and 5MP for the front camera)
  • Fingerprint Scanner and Revamped System Features (Android Lollipop 5.0 & TouchID Support)
  • Improved Battery and Possible Iris Scanning Technology.

Expected Prices

As Samsung feels iPhone as its biggest rival and the stats of market share also tell us that Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus release has helped Apple to tighten the sucrose – considering the sales all over the World it experienced. Now, as Samsung is about to unveil it’s highly anticipated “The Next Galaxy S6” – price determination would be the toughest decision to make apart from other facets.

Prices for Different Versions [Expected]

  • 32GB Non-Curved = USD 849/ Curved = USD 963

  • 64GB Non-Curved USD 963/Curved USD 1,076

  • 128GB Non-Curved USD 1,076/Curved USD 1,189

Verdict

The prices and above mentioned features may vary from the actual one, as most of the information are based on rumors and speculations – gathered from various online sources. Therefore, we all have to wait just for few days top checkout the genuine specs and price of the next galaxy having tag line of “Six Appeal”.

LG Launches Magna, Spirit, Leon & Joy with Incredible Specs

LG is a World’s renowned electronics brand manufacturing various types of electronic items with its footprints in 100 plus locations all over the World. LG is also a leading brand originated from South Korea after Samsung, LG also encompass hefty 82,000 employees that put LG in World’s top electronics employer too.

LG, which is famous for its numerous electronics items such as TVs, Home Appliances, and IT products, is now establishing its pathways in global Smartphone market as well. LG launched its flagship LG G2 in the year 2013 followed by another successor LG G3 in 2014, both these models were instant hit and made LG a competitor in Android Smartphone Worldwide market. Although, G series was not the first Smartphone’s launched by LG, since Optimus range of Smartphone’s were already presented by LG for several years. But, LG G2 & G3 because of their power pack specs and breathtaking overall built quality transformed the whole conjecture about LG Smartphone’s.

Now celebrating the recent success LG has unveiled four new low to mid-range Android Smartphone’s in glittering Mobile World Congress 2015 – took place in Barcelona. These four LG Smartphone’s are named as following Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy.

Mr. Juno Cho the head of LG’s mobile fraction at the time of unveiling these new models said, “We will further strengthen LG Electronics’ brand power in the budget Smartphone’s market though product competence.”

Significant aspects to keep in mind about this new range of phones that they are adorned with Gesture Shots and Glass View innovative features for the first time by LG. The Gesture Shot feature allows users to click selfies from a distance through hand gestures. These gestured triggered selfies can be captured from the distance of 1.5 meter easily.

On the other hand, Glass View is another utility feature introduced by LG that lets users to view various types of notifications including missed calls, messages, and time – even when the phone is switched off, isn’t it amazing?

LG Magna

LG Magna

Magna is a rational specification Smartphone revealed by LG, it’s decked with 5-inch HD screen with 720 x 1280 pixels supported by vivid 294 ppi pixel densities. The phone will be equipped with 1.2 GHZ Quad Core processor assisted by 1 GB of RAM for making available sooth performance. In addition, 8GB internal storage space with the option of external card slot is also present. Furthermore, as far as the operating system is concerned it is running on latest Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box.

Moreover, camera of the phone is also fine offering 8MP rare and crisp selfie producing 5MP camera on the front. Additionally, phone is outfitted with 3G and 4G LTE compliant permitting users to experience blazing internet data services. Last but not the least the battery of LG Magna is of 2540mAh capacity that is rare because – mostly battery in mid-range Smartphone’s comes in 2000mAh bracket.

Overall specs of the phone are moderate and will be able to provide satisfactory performance – considering its expected price to be inexpensive.

LG Spirit

LG Spirit

Spirit is another potent Android Smartphone by LG during MWC 2015; this particular model is also ready to furnish 3G + 4G LTE proficiency. Simultaneously, the display of the phone is the high-point of LG Spirit having dazzling 4.7-inch HD screen with 312 ppi ratio – making sure phone produces vibrant colors details. Phone is festooned with 1.2GHz chipset alongside 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM, which is feasible to provide pleasing feat to users’ hands. Furthermore, the rare camera of the phone will varies region wise phone version, and will be available in 8MP/5MP variant. Whereas secondary camera of the Spirit is a below par just 1MP that is hopeless seeing now days trends. LG Spirit is operating on Android 5.0 Lollipop and battery of the phone is 2100mAh, which would easily offer whole day backup to users.

LG Leon

LG Leon

LG Leon is one smarter looking new Smartphone exposed recently for providing affordable at the same time convincingly built device – for users fall in price conscious category. Phone is outfitted with latest Android 5.0 Lollipop and as far as the hardware is concern, ornamented with same hardware specs as mentioned above for Magna and Spirit. Leon is loaded with 1.2 GHz Quad-Core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory beside card slot, 8MP rare and 5MP secondary camera. Additionally, screen is 4.5-FWVGA with modest 220 ppi besides having – removable battery of 1900mAz. Importantly, this model like all other in this series is backed by 3G and 4G LTE leverages for users.

LG Joy

LG Joy

LG’s last phone of this new range of Smartphone is named Joy, and phone is actually accepted to provide Joy while using to its users. This model will be the most little priced phone in unison obviously the specs of the LG Joy will also be reduced in comparison with other three models. The screen of the phone is 4″, although having decent 233 ppi presenting vibrant display. Joy hardware specs comprise of 1.2GHz Quad-Core processor and will be available in various RAMs varying from 1GB and 512MB. As far as the camera of the phone is concerned, it outfitted with 5MP rare and pitiable VGA front facing camera. Battery pop in LG Joy is of 1900mAz that is bearable seeing its ultra-low cost price, which is not yet revealed. Nevertheless, Phone supports 3G and 4G LTE connectivity making it more persuading for users – who remains in hunt of a cheap at the same time compelling Smartphone’s.

Conclusion:

With the launch of aforementioned mid-range Smartphone’s, LG has announced itself as a tough competitor among other leading Android Smartphone brands. Because, all Magna, Spirit, Leon, and Joy will allure huge chunk of cost conscious Smartphone market, that exists all over the World – specially in developing countries.

Not to mention these new LG Models will be available in the market for sale from next week as per the sources, although regions or country is not yet revealed – where this LG Smartphone’s will be showcased in the initial phase.

Source: LG

Airport Enclave Islamabad Location Map, Plots Prices and More

Airport Enclave is the most idyllic project that has been launched in recent times within capital Islamabad territory after DHA and mammoth Bahria Town. This particular project is magnificently planned with keeping in mind all the requisite of modern and true urbanized housing scheme. Airport Enclave is a massive real estate initiative triggered by Land Linkers Builders and Developers for making available contemporary lodging and commercial opportunities.

Airport Enclave Islamabad

This state of the art venture called Airport Enclave as the name also suggests that it is conceptualized seeing the massive establishment in its neighborhood known as New Islamabad International Airport. Therefore, the developers cashed the opportunity at the perfect time by unveiling Airport Enclave located in cohesion with New Islamabad Airport.

Location Map

Airport Enclave is positioned ideally on the verge of Fateh Jang Road in extreme nearness to New Islamabad International Airport. There are several other significant developments in close proximity to this premier project involving Lahore-Islamabad Motorway, Mumtaz City, PAF Tarnol and PECHS Islamabad kind of mega renowned project.

The above mentioned situation regarding Airport Enclave location predicts and if we believe the reports claiming that the New Airport will start its flight operation in 2016, therefore we can imagine as soon as this happens the viability of Airport Enclave will become sky high.

Plots’ Sizes & Prices

Airport Enclave Islamabad has offered fully developed 5, 8, 10 Marla and 1 Kanal lucrative plots for its potential clients. All the prescribed properties of Airport Enclave encompass intensive scope of viability in the long run after the full fledged functions set-up through New Islamabad International Airport launch. Some reports also providing further strength to these claims revealing that this new airport will accommodate 9 Million passengers every year.

Thus, a part from the rise in capability due to new airport project itself has some momentous aspects regarding plots prices and internal developments that allures investors towards it. In addition, booking of plots in Airport Enclave can be made in 10% payment upfront and rest can be paid in Rs. 10 thousands only monthly installments plan. Moreover, plots in Airport Enclave are also available in pre-launch booking upon first come first serve basis.

Salient Features

As we have mentioned above the potentials of Airport Enclave Islamabad, the inside developments and infrastructure standard is also World-class. Some of the prominent features of the project comprise of:

  • Idyllic Location
  • Riding Club
  • Public Parks
  • Jogging Tracks
  • Sports Complex
  • Master Planned
  • Swimming Pools
  • Commercial Areas
  • 24/7 vigilant Security
  • Wide Roads Network
  • Tennis & Squash Courts
  • Contemporary Infrastructure
  • Educational and Health care centers

Wrapping Up:

The scope of Airport Enclave is lucid after going through above elaborated aspects establishing that it has all the potential to become the most persuading address of twin cities Rawalpindi-Islamabad. Furthermore, the affordable rates of the various sizes plots in Airport Enclave are further amplifying the popularity of the venture. This is the reason why Airport Enclave properties are in demand like hot cake for quite some time now.