Dhaka is an ever-changing mega city. Everything is always evolving in unpredictable ways. Besides the traffic, everything moves fast here. So it is no surprise that even the architecture in Dhaka goes through a real phase of metamorphosis to keep up with the growing city. Estates are becoming scarce so this is changing the way architects think when designing buildings. High rise apartments and commercial buildings are growing rapidly in number. It has also become a challenge for architects and engineers to come up with ways to make these buildings as functional and aesthetic as possible in order to catch up with the city. However, it is no secret that commercial buildings in Dhaka are following some common trends in architecture. On that note, here are the top 5 architectural elements that can be found in Dhaka commercial buildings.