Construction cost of 5 Marla house
5 Marla House
5 Marla is a common house size in Pakistan. Most housing schemes in Pakistan have the houses of size 5 Marla. In Pakistan residential land is measured in Marla and Kanal. 1 Marla is equal to 225 square feet and 1 Kanal is equal to 20 Marla. Therefore, 5 Marla house is one that is built on the land of size 1125 square feet.
5 Marla plot or land size:
There are many sizes of 5 Marla plots but ideal size is 25’x45’.
Design of 5 Marla House
Design of 5 Marla house has very little variation. Due to the limited land, architects have little maneuvering space. In 5 Marla house design, no open spaces are provided on both sides of house. Open spaces are provided on front and back of 5 Marla house. Front space is utilized for plantation and back space for laundry work. Ventilation and natural light is provided from front and back open spaces. Generally a car porch, living room, kitchen and one bedroom with attached bathroom are provided on ground floor, whereas two bedrooms with attached bathrooms are provided on first floor.
Covered area of 5 Marla double storey house
Approximate covered area of a 5 Marla double storey house is 1750 square feet.
Construction cost of 5 Marla double storey house
Per square foot construction cost in Pakistan is 2500-4000 PAK Rupees. Construction cost of a double storey 5 Marla house of covered area 1600 square feet is 4,375,000-7,000,000 PAK Rupees. This variation depends on the type of finishes and fixtures you chose for your 5 Marla home.
- Construction cost in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Gwadar, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Multan, Peshawar, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Abbottabad, Bahawalpur, Quetta, Sargodha, Hyderabad Sindh, Sahiwal, Jhelum, Gujrat Pakistan, Sheikhupura, Kasur and other cities of Pakistan varies due to variation in construction material rates.
- Construction costs / rates in this blog are updated regularly (last updated on 26-05-2017).