Over the years Model Town Lhr has experienced a remarkable proliferation of social elites following the economic growth of Lahore. The work on the rebuilding of the area was started after General Zia had come into power. New electrical wiring street lights and sewage disposal systems were installed a new road network and a beautiful park was built. This led to the massive influx of people of upper and upper-middle class which further helped redefine the rundown development's image and status. Today the area has managed to become the center for the "nouveau riche" of the city.
To build a successful housing society it is essential to have a large scale commercial area and a number of recreational avenues. This area has them all. It hosts a number of local eateries like the famous Bhaiya Kabab Shop Goga Naqeebia Murgh Chanay Goshi restaurant Sholay restaurant Arabic Shawarma and some international fast food outlet like Gloria Jean's McDonald's Yogunberry and upscale bakeries with Kitchen Cuisine as the most well-known one. All of these places offer the most sumptuous cuisines which are not available anywhere else in the city.
Property for sale in model town Lahore includes plots for sale in model town Lahore as well as housesand flats. According to real estate veterans and property dealers Model Town has become the best residential area in the city. Only one word can describe the entire structure of the area: > ï¿½Grand > ï¿½. Most houses are upto 10 Marlas. They have their very own lawns and huge parking spaces. The existing rates forplots in model town Lahore are for a 2 Kanal plot the cost is PKR 40000000 while buying a 1 Kanal plot for sale in model town Lahore will cost about PKR 20000000.
Current Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif maintains a gorgeous bungalow in the society deceased Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto the daughter of Pakistan is also said to have maintained a home here. Many other MNAs MPAs and bureaucrats also reside in the area. Other than politicians numerous sportsmen like Wasim Akram Rameez Raja and Aisam-ul-Haq notable personalities like Faiz Ahmed Faiz Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Shoaib Hashmi and other well-known people like Hassan Nisar (Journalist) Mushtaq Ahmed Yusufi (writer) live or have lived in this area.