LAHORE - In view of the frequent complaints regarding sale of plots on additional land or un-approved area by the sponsors of approved private housing schemes, Lahore Development Authority (LDA) has advised the intending buyers for ascertaining the legal position of a plot before finalising any transaction in these schemes.

The LDA has also warned the people to beware of purchasing such plots as well that had been mortgaged with LDA as guarantee for completing development works in these schemes by their owners. It has recommended the people to contact Director Commercialisation, LDA, at his office at 467-D-II Johar Town, for getting details about the exact status of a plot before purchasing it, in order to avoid inconvenience as a result of buying such plots. LDA will not be responsible for any loss if care is not taken and this advice is not followed by the purchasers.

LDA has advised the people, in their own interest, not to enter into any contract of sale or purchase of plots in these schemes till the approval is granted by LDA. These schemes include Vital Homes Housing Schemes, Ideal Garden Society, Green Cap Housing Scheme, Fateh villas, Malik Park, Grand Avenue Housing Scheme, Gulberg Park Housing Scheme, Subhan Gardens Housing Scheme, Anwar Town, Roshan Town, Faisal Town, Akhtarabad Housing Scheme, Wak Land and Elite Town.

LDA auctions 12 public utilities: Lahore Development Authority has scheduled auction of 12 public utility sites, including eight school sites, three dispensary sites and a community centre site, of approved private housing schemes for May 9. As many as 22 commercial as well as 19 residential plots, situated in various LDA schemes, will also be auctioned at this occasion. Further details can be obtained by visiting LDA website