Our History

AMC History in Time laps form:

Jawad leaves real estate in the US in search for more meaningful work in Pakistan

AMC Builders

Over 10 years- the journey from American Real Estate to Affordable Housing in Pakistan…

AMC is a social enterprise started in 2008 by Abdul Jawad Aslam with the dream of bringing real change to the housing sector in Pakistan by making affordable, quality housing accessible to the average Pakistani.

This is the story of a visionary man who set out to change the face of the housing sector in Pakistan and is now making the dreams and aspirations of every Pakistani to own their own home, a reality. The history that unfolded can be viewed on the time line below…


  • After 10 years in the US real estate sector, Jawad Aslam (AMC Founder) moves to Pakistan to develop affordable housing.
  • Leads Saiban’s low income housing, Khuda Ki Basti 4 project.


  • Joins Acumen Global Fellow program.
  • Registers AMC as a for-profit, private limited company with SECP in Sep, 2008 with Acumen Fund taking 30% stake
  • Bamboo Finance and Acumen invest in AMC’s first project, a hundred acre project on the outskirts of Lahore


  • AMC introduces a low cost modern village concept after 2010-floods, primarily driven by community support.
  • Successfully established AMC model villages in Punjab and Sindh for Pakpur Foundation and Engro Corp.


  • Reall and Places for People came onboard as equity partners.
  • Launched Faisalabad project in Feb,2016.
  • Launched Peshawar project in July, 2017.
  • Land secured for Sua-a-Asal Feb,2017.


  • AMC started scaling up the business.
  • Reall, UK agreed to provide 15 million GBP loan facility
  • Worked with Hubco
  • Land secured for Faisalabad


  • Egerton Girls Hostel started operating May 2019.
  • Launched Sue Asal project in Oct,2019
  • Worked with Hubco
  • 1000+ affordable houses handed over to-date