DHA Phase 2 Islamabad

DHA Phase 2 Islamabad

About DHA Phase 2 Islamabad

Defence Housing Authority Islamabad is undoubtedly one of the most popular choices for investment or residing for the people living in Islamabad and Rawalpindi. DHA is one of the biggest and most famous names in Pakistan’s real estate industry. And it is also recognized to be one of the safest real estate investments across the country.

DHA Islamabad was created to serve the people of both Islamabad and Rawalpindi. DHA Islamabad boasts excellent urban planning, infrastructure, and design, coupled with modern civic facilities in both commercial and residential sectors, to meet the lifestyle needs of the diverse community.

Since Defence Housing Authority (DHA) is more like an army institution headed by the corps commander of the relevant city, it stands out amongst the rest of the housing schemes as the most reliable investment option with high returns potential.

When it comes to investing in real estate, various factors drive the attention of an investor, including crucial elements like even the background of the developers. Hence, the majority consider DHA as the best real estate investment option despite its development status and location. Further, DHA Islamabad is a smart choice from a business and investment point of view, given its stellar reputation and potential to produce a healthy return on investment (ROI).

DHA Islamabad comprises six Phases, namely DHA Phase I, DHA Phase II, DHA Phase II Extension, DHA Phase III, DHA Phase IV, DHA valley, and DHA Phase V. Other housing societies are neighboring the developed DHA Phase I include Gulrez housing society to its north, Army officers colony to its west, Bahria Phase 7 to its east, and Bahria Greens to its south. Furthermore, DHA phase II hosts the River gardens housing scheme to its north, Zaraj Housing society to its south, Bahria Phase 7 to its west, and Rawat Industrial Estate to its east.

DHA Islamabad offers all the necessary amenities required for convenient and comfortable living. If you want to settle in a well-planned and organized housing society, it is undoubtedly one of the attractive options.

Following are some of the main features of DHA Islamabad

  • 24/7 Security
  • Educational Institutes
  • Sports and parks Facilities
  • Healthcare
  • Commercial Areas & Groceries
  • Food Chains, Restaurants, and Cafes
  • Safe and Profitable Investment
  • Shopping Malls


DHA Islamabad provides its residents with 24/7 security. Security personnel carries mobile patrolling during the night. They have all the weapons and wireless communication.

A few months back, a new police post was established to make sure the security of residents is maintained. The police in DHA Islamabad have made special plans to prevent and combat any criminal activity.

You can report any illegal action or activity to the security officials, assuring quick action. High-Alert and safety procedures make sure that there are lesser incidents of criminal activities.

Educational Institutes

There are numerous renowned educational institutes such as DHA Army Public School and Defence Education System (DES). The Army Public Schools and Colleges, because of their quality education, have gained an enviable reputation and status among the institutions of their kind in Pakistan. The DHA Army Public School and college aim to give quality education to children in a healthy and clean environment conducive to learning. It follows guidelines and policies provided in the National Education Policy and directives issued by Army Public Schools and College System Secretariat, with letter and spirit. Due emphasis is laid on personality development and character building of the children. The DHA Army Public School and College is an established institution, which promotes a learning environment and focuses on individualizing students’ needs and creating a community of character.

Further, there are other leading schools, colleges, and universities in the vicinity, including Head Start, Roots Millennium School, and Foundation University Islamabad.

Sports and Parks Facilities

If you are a fitness lover, then living in DHA Islamabad will be a delightful experience for you. You can enjoy exercising in a calm atmosphere.

There are many parks, football grounds, gyms, fitness centers, and basketball courts. Among the residents, the “Family Park Outdoor Gym” is the favorite one; it contains an open-air gym with a jogging track, a tennis court, and a wall climbing club as well. Also, there is a tuck shop in case you need some snacks or bites.


Having healthcare and medical facilities located nearby offers significant to the mass appeal and financial growth of a housing society. Investors are keen on investing in such communities while buyers, too, prefer having healthcare facilities at an arm’s distance.

Public healthcare and hospital centers in DHA Islamabad include Islamabad Diagnostic Centre and Riphah International, DHA Branch. Medical care centers are present, as well as different health care units, which help reach the spot within time. Twenty-four hours of ambulance provision are also available. Moreover, many pharmacies and laboratories are operational in different sectors of DHA Islamabad.

Shopping Areas & Groceries

For your essential grocery needs, you can shop with many options such as Punjab Cash and Carry, Western Cash and Carry, J Mart, the Best five, and Carrefour in Giga Mall, etc.

Restaurants, Cafes, and Food Chains

JACARANDA FAMILY CLUB, an elegant club that promises spectacular luxury amenities, is presented in the most secure and peaceful environment to match your lifestyle and aspirations. Jacaranda Family Club covers an area of 20 acres, conveniently located in the most conspicuous district of twin cities. The BBQ terrace restaurant is one of the most famous restaurants in Islamabad.

JFC offers business patrons and individuals a broad array of hospitality services, products, and amenities. Together with skilled and efficient service teams, JFC presents a caring experience for everyone, every time.

Pakistanis love food. DHA Islamabad has several local and international chains of restaurants spread across its sectors. There are no two ways about it. Food Chains such as Pizza Hut, Casa Rica, Spice Factory, Second cup coffee, and McDonald’s are located at DHA Central Park. In addition, there are other popular eateries such as Pepe Piri Piri and Mattany’s Pizza located in the locality.

Banks In and near DHA Islamabad

Since DHA Islamabad is already an established community, it has several banks operating in the society such as Askari Bank, HBL, Allied Bank, Soneri Bank, MCB, NBP, and Dubai Islamic in different sectors. The banks offer corporate and individual banking services besides ATM services.

Salons and Spas in and near DHA Islamabad

The city’s top salons are located in DHA Islamabad, such as Sobia’s Beauty Salon, The Lounge by Depilex Men, Faiza’s Beauty Salon, Sadaf’s Salon Spa, and Sapphire beauty Salon in various Sectors.

Shopping Malls – Giga Mall

Located on the main G.T. Road and within the locality of DHA Phase 2 Islamabad, in the main heart of the twin cities, Giga Mall is one of the most loved and visited public malls. People visit Giga mall whenever they visit Islamabad or Rawalpindi because of the fantastic amenities it has to offer.

Giga Mall Islamabad offers an exciting and funfilled shopping mall experience with family and friends. Visitors can watch the latest trending movies at Giga Mall Cinepax and explore over 200 plus National and International brands. The Mall has revolutionized the shopping experiences of millions of visitors a year. A leader in retail, entertainment, and attractions, it is one of the top tourist destinations across the country and is known worldwide.

Giga Mall has kept twin cities (Rawalpindi and Islamabad) adrenaline level up and running. It further continues to surprise its visitors with sales promotions, events, and activities. From Food Courts, fun activity corners, and handmade article shops to fashion, you name it, Giga Mall has it all.

D Mall

Introducing Islamabad’s first-of-its-kind indoor water park, with veer water slides and an array of water-based attractions, the Water Park at D-Mall is the ideal place for your kids and yourself to enjoy while you shop in your leisure time. This latest and advanced commercial venture is a project of Al-Ghurair Giga. It is featuring thousands of local and global brands.

It is present in the heart of G.T. Road, DHA Phase-2, situated next to Giga Mall. Its six floors are completely reserved for commercial purposes. It consists of international and local brands in large and spacious retail shops. Moreover, famous and popular cafes, children’s play areas, and other recreational and entertainment spots are also present.

Safe and Profitable Investment

DHA Islamabad offers you a reliable and profitable investment. So, you can invest in DHA Islamabad without any doubt, even if you do not plan on settling there.

Consequently, all of the above features make DHA Islamabad one of the top housing societies in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad.