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square yard

A space that measures out to the equivalent of a square 1 yard (3 feet) wide by 1 yard long.There are 9 square feet to a square yard.Most real estate measurements are in acres,square feet, or cubic yards,rather than square yards.

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A single judge bench of Justice Athar Minallah also maintained status quo and sought reply from the respondents while hearing the petition filed by Imran Amjad against the illegal converting/ bifurcation of a 1000 Sq Yard plot into four plots located in Phase 1 of the Society.
The starting price for a property on Golf Links would be valued at ` 15 lakh per sq yard and can go up to ` 17 lakh per sq yard.
Plot 66 in Sehana (Orchard Scheme) measuring three acres received a bid of Rs2.1m per kanal, Plot 2-H in Class-III Shopping Centre No.1, G-9/1, measuring 100 sq yards received a bid of Rs460,000 per sq yards, Plot 2-C, Class-III Shopping Centre No.10, G-9/3, measuring 133.33sq yards received a bid of Rs390,000 per sq yard, and Plot 1-B, Class-III Shopping Centre No.5, F-11/1, measuring 166.66 sq yards received a bid of Rs856,000 per sq yard.
Sources said 2,000 sq yards was also fixed for marquees, which must also have one parking space for every 250 sq ft of covered area.