Latest construction rates for house and material prices

November 2022 Market Latest Construction Rates In this sticky blog, our team will regularly update latest construction rates along with main material prices for house construction in and around Lahore and Islamabad region. Lahore construction market Labor contracts Market Construction Rates with Material contracts Market Construction Material Rates Islamabad construction market Labor contracts Market Construction […]

Dream House Construction in Pakistan!

Constructing your dream house has been a nightmare in Pakistan. A house which everyone dreams of, majority can turn the dream into a reality only once in their lifetime. A dream turns into a nightmare when one gets into the hands of unskilled and non-technical labor resulting in form of financial loss and above all […]

Increase in House construction cost from 2017 to 2022

Increase in House construction cost House construction industry is the major sector that keeps the wheel of economy running all the time. It creates huge amount of jobs and keeps various industry running that is directly or indirectly related to housing. This sector always has a huge potential to absorb skilled and unskilled workforce hence […]

Effect of current economic turmoil on house construction cost and industry

House construction sector is the backbone of any developing or developed economy in the word that directly and indirectly generates millions of jobs and opportunities and help in keeping the economic wheel moving. During the COVID pandemic when every other industry was at complete halt, construction was up and running and helped labour force to […]

LATEST 2022 GREY STRUCTURE COST

HOUSE CONSTRUCTION COST MARCH 2022 GREY STRUCTURE Its been almost another 5 years since Team Overc’s started publishing grey structure house construction costs on annual basis, response that we got on cost articles and videos was overwhelming and encouraging that helped and guided hundreds of Pakistanis specially expatriates/overseas Pakistanis. Many other topics and issues were also […]

Sudden increase in House construction costs in Pakistan in 2021

Year 2021 has been a good year for construction sector that witnessed sharp upwards trend. This happened after the Imran Khan led government announced real estate/construction amnesty back in 2020. Investors and developers started various real estate and construction related projects and genuine buyers specially from overseas took great interest in this sector that resulted [...]

Local Pakistani tile vs Imported tiles floors & washrooms

Recently after the Government of Pakistan announced amnesty scheme for construction sector, theres been huge demand in market for all construction materials used both in grey structure house construction and finishing works,  occasionally demand was to such an extent that there was shortage of supplies in market specially materials like bricks, steel, cement for grey […]

CLC blocks House construction in Pakistan

In Pakistan house construction methods adopted are not as advance as compared to rest of developing or developed countries where latest engineering technologies are being adopted. In most parts of our country most commonly used method for house construction is known as brick structure. In this method load bearing clay bricks are used to complete […]

10 marla house construction cost GREY with FINISHING

  In previous costing videos and detailed articles we told our viewers in detail about house construction costs for grey structure and finishing separately. We had many queries about combined construction cost of house. In this video and article we will tell our viewers briefly without calculating quantities about overall 10 marla house construction cost. This […]

8 marla house construction cost GREY with FINISHING

In previous costing videos and detailed articles we told our viewers in detail about house construction costs for grey structure and finishing separately. We had many queries about combined construction cost of house. In this video and article we will tell our viewers briefly without calculating quantities about overall 8 marla house construction cost. This cost […]

5 marla house construction cost GREY with FINISHING

In previous costing videos and detailed articles we told our viewers in detail about house construction costs for grey structure and finishing separately. We had many queries about combined construction cost of house. In this video and article we will tell our viewers briefly without calculating quantities about overall 5 marla house construction cost. This […]

Brick structure vs Frame structure house construction methods

frame structure vs brick structure Team overc’s has already written around 120+ articles on various topics related to house construction in Pakistan under different categories such as grey works, finishing, interiors, house construction costs, construction DIYs etc. However all our articles in which we explained the basics of grey works of house construction based on […]

Commerical plaza grey structure cost 5 marla frame structure

Commercial plaza construction cost Previously, all articles on cost by Team Overc’s were applicable on residential construction projects only, however there was a very popular demand by our followers for commercial plaza construction cost frame structure. Since Team Overc’s already has a first hand experience of various commercial projects successfully completed in Lahore & Islamabd, hence […]

Latest Steel Cement rates INCREASED after Construction relief ordinance

Latest Steel Cement rates INCREASED During Covid19 outbreak Government of Pakistan decided to resume the construction industry and also announced a relief package on construction. After resuming and announcement of the relief package everyone hoped to a decrease in construction materials and its cost. As we all were hoping that the construction prices will fall […]

Construction Sector Resumes In Lock down As Per Govt Of Pakistan

In our last article we explained how government of Pakistan will be opening construction sites in coming days during the Covid 19 lock down. Now the government of Pakistan has allowed for the construction sector to open partially along with the following guidelines. The guidelines are detailed and comprehensive but we will discuss the guidelines […]