Since its inception in 1982, Housing Directorate is committed to provide aesthetically and elegantly designed houses with serene environment to Army officers on retirement.
Army Officer Housing Scheme (AOHS) is a unique welfare measure by Army, whereby value-added, master-planned and contemporary housing units are allotted to members at highly subsidized cost. Allotment of Askari Houses not only facilitates the officers to enjoy a premier lifestyle with ultimate comfort but it also contributes significantly in addressing the emerging needs during their crucial post-retirement phase.
Through provision of world class living experience with a visionary approach, Housing Directorate has attained the status of a leading organization in Housing Sector of Pakistan. Conceived, designed and constructed in accordance with latest architectural and engineering practices, approximately 26000 houses have been handed over to the member in 65 Askari Colonies at 13 different stations during last 35 years. Owing to their elegant design, aesthetically pleasing outlook, secured living environment, well-managed administration and effective maintenance system, Askari Colonies have emerged as a preferred community with an ambience of luxurious, modern, and comfortable living to its residents.