All you need to know about AWT – Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi along with Islamabad is known as the twin cities. Rawalpindi is also an important trading hub for the people of the twin cities. To meet the challenge of overpopulation in this city Army Welfare Trust or also known as AWT is a housing project which started by Askari Real Estate Ltd. Like other housing societies in Lahore and Peshawar, the sole purpose of this housing scheme is to provide residential plots for the retired army officers and families of the martyred officer. There have a few quotas reserved for the civilians in the housing scheme. The housing society's master plan was prepared and approved in 1996 but due to some location issues this housing society hasn't enjoy the same success as its other schemes.


AWT Rawalpindi is situated on the Sangjani motorway interchange which is 15km away from the main Islamabad city, located near the Islamabad sector D-18. This housing scheme is relatively less inhabited so far, but this fact can change due to the inauguration of Islamabad new airport and the society is surrounded by some of the best housing schemes city has offered like Wapda town, MPCHS multi gardens, and PECHS.

On the other hand, the housing scheme is located near the Islamabad – Peshawar Motorway interchange which is directly associated to this society and this housing scheme is also accessible from GT Road.

Project Details 

The housing society has divided their total area into 8 blocks from Block A to Block H and each block equipped with state of the art amenities. The housing scheme is offering both residential and commercial plots to its residents.


AWT Rawalpindi housing scheme is providing best luxuries to its residents and the society is also promoting an Eco-friendly environment for its residents. These amenities have attracted lot of buyers and investors with its state of the art facilities. Here is the list of amenities of the society providing to its residents.

  • Gas Supply
  • Proper Electrification System
  • Proper Water System
  • Sewage System
  • Planned Parks
  • Mosques
  • Commercial Areas
  • Schools
  • Hospitals
  • Cinemas
  • Carpeted Road
  • Boundary Walls


Plot Sizes and Prices

The housing society is offering different sizes of residential and commercial plots. Residential Plots comprises 10 Marlas, 1 Kanal, and 2 Kanal whereas commercial plots 2.5 Marlas, 4 Marlas and 8 Marlas. The prices of these plots are low and haven't change for last two years except 2 Kanal plots whose prices increase from the last year. It is expected that the prices will remain low until the construction process starts.

Plot Size                                       Prices in PKR

10 Marlas (residential)             1.8 million – 3 million

1 Kanal (residential)                 3 million – 5 million

2 Kanal (residential)                 5 million – 7 million

2.5 Marlas (commercial)          2 million – 2.5 million

4 Marlas (commercial)             5 million

8 Marlas (commercial)             10 million

Development Status 

The housing scheme is developing rapidly day by day and all basic utilities including gas, electricity and water supplies, the society have equipped with carpeted roads. The construction process also involves the construction of parks, mosques, educational institutions and other commercial areas.

The construction of houses has delayed due to the location issues as the society is very far away from the main city and only 5% of the construction process has done but due to the inauguration of Islamabad new airport it is expected that more investor will come towards investment in the society and the construction process will pick up pace. It is expected that the housing scheme becomes habitable in almost 5 years.


The future of the housing society has become uncertain and the location of the society is becoming feasible for investment due to some reasons

  1. Islamabad New Airport
  2. Sangjani Motorway
  3. Margalla Avenue

These are the main reasons which will encourage genuine buyers and investors to invest in the housing project and the upcoming infrastructure in the society will lure investor and provide an excellent opportunity to get profit from this society. If you are looking for some investment, then it will be a long-term investment.

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