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Table 3 Housing projects’ land value increased in Dhaka (1983–2008).

From: Rapid urbanization and changing land values in mega cities: implications for housing development projects in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Name of the housing project Land price increase
Purchase value (land price/m2) Present value (land price/m2) Percentage increase/m2
Public
 Uttara Model Town 6268.39 36,193.94 477.40
 Nikunja 3636.45 36,979.2 916.90
 Rupnagar housing 5297.62 27,368.42 416.62
 Chayabithi 2156.35 9091.2 321.60
Private
 Basundhara 7792.54 36,779.23 371.98
 Janata housing 6181.82 13,333.34 115.69
 Hasnabad Housing 3636.36 11,636.35 220.0
 Mohammadia housing 4116.6 27,272.98 562.51
 Banasree new town 5479.58 18,812.90 243.32
 Nobodoy housing 4349.09 16,000 267.89
 Nabinagar Housing 3369.70 12,848.50 281.3
 Dhaka Uddayan 3083.64 10,181.81 230.19
 P C culture housing 4480 29,963.41 568.83
 Eastern housing Pallabi exten. 7786.82 54,400 598.62
 Bank town 398.54 12,872.74 3129.94