NEWS AND ANALYSIS2018-09-25T08:45:10+00:00

News and Analysis

Maple at Verdant Towers: The Newest Residential Hub In Ortigas East

Maple at Verdant Towers: The Newest Residential Hub In Ortigas East Posted November 11, 2018 The 50 billion peso redevelopment plan of the Ortigas East is running at full steam. After the highly successful unveiling of Glaston Offices, Ortigas & Company has recently launched its first residential development in the 16 hectare Ortigas East (formerly [...]

Buying Property in the Philippines? Better Have Expert Advice

Buying Property in the Philippines? Better Have Expert Advice Posted August 22, 2018 Having your very own space and calling it a home has been every Filipino’s dream. Whether it be buying an empty lot and building a home from the ground up, or opting for life in a condominium, the act of purchasing real [...]

Maple at Verdant Towers: The Newest Residential Hub In Ortigas East

Maple at Verdant Towers: The Newest Residential Hub In Ortigas East Posted November 11, 2018 The 50 billion peso redevelopment plan of the Ortigas East is running at full steam. After the highly successful unveiling of Glaston Offices, Ortigas & Company has recently launched its first residential development in the 16 hectare Ortigas East (formerly [...]

Buying a Condo? Here’s Why Luxury Can Be Worth Every Penny

Buying a Luxury Condo? Here's Why Luxury Can Be Worth Every Penny Posted October 16, 2018 Take a ride around the city and you will surely notice numerous buildings under construction with huge billboards claiming that on a certain site will rise the grandest, the most one of a kind, most exclusive and luxurious project [...]

The 2018 Guide for Real Estate Investors

The 2018 Guide for Real Estate Investors Posted September 20, 2018 Many a first time investor commonly start with the thought of where to place their money when it comes to raising their capital. Financial experts and advisors often repeat the saying, “don’t place your eggs in one basket.” This is habitually true for the [...]

Office Space Demand seen Driving Real Estate Growth

Office space demand seen driving real estate growth Posted May 1, 2018 GLOBAL real-estate consulting firm JLL expects steady and continuing growth for the Philippine real-estate sector this year, mainly on the back of the stable demand for office spaces with the country’s strong economic growth. JLL Philippines Country Head Christophe Vicic said the high demand [...]

Residential Outlook

Residential Outlook by Property Investor Posted July 23, 2018 2018 is looking to be another strong year for the residential sales market with a combination of higher pre-selling sales take up and continuous strong demand. Declining vacancy rates are also a good indicator that the demand for residential units is real and not just purely [...]

Real Estate Growth Stands Up to the Test of Time

Real Estate Growth Stands Up to the Test of Time by Property Investor Posted July 4, 2018 Investments The term “investment” can refer to any mechanism used for generating future income. Investment instruments namely government bonds, mutual funds, equities, and bank products are just one of the many investment options available in the market. Regardless [...]

Relocation of the senate

Relocation of the senate Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, I have the distinct honor and privilege to render a progress report on the relocation of the new Senate building. Late last year, on November 21, 2017, this august chamber adopted PS Resolution No. 293 entitled "RESOLUTION CREATING AN AD HOC COMMITTEE TASKED TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY [...]

SSS, GSIS subscribe to Ayala Land’s P10-billion bond sale

SSS, GSIS subscribe to Ayala Land’s P10-billion bond sale PROPERTY developer Ayala Land Inc. on Wednesday said the two state-owned pension funds subscribed to its current P10-billion bond offer. Augusto Cesar D. Bengzon, Ayala Land’s CEO, said pension funds Social Security System (SSS) and Government Insurance Security System (GSIS) bought a combined P1.6 billion from the current [...]

Developer goes full throttle

Developer goes full throttle Rockwell Land’s aggressive expansion is happening at a most opportune time. While the upscale developer has remained, for the most part of its 23 years, largely cautious in its development plans, it can now boldly lay claim to a well earned right to bring its signature lifestyle and spaces to areas [...]

Time to ‘sell’ PHL’s other prime tourist spots–solon

Time to ‘sell’ PHL’s other prime tourist spots–solon A lawmaker is urging the Department of Tourism (DOT) to undertake an aggressive marketing campaign to sell the Philippines’s other prime tourist spots. Rep. Luis Raymund F. Villafuerte Jr. of the Second District of Camarines Sur issued the statement on Thursday as one of the country’s main attractions—Boracay Island—has [...]

No slowdown in office space take-up this year

No slowdown in office space take-up this year ‘Largest pre-commitment activity in history’   MANILA, Philippines — Demand for office space in Metro Manila is expected to continue and add as much as 1.2 million square meters in office space this year, a top property consultant said. David Leechiu, CEO of real estate services firm [...]

Philippine real estate gears up for another record year

Philippine real estate gears up for another record year MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine property sector is seen topping its stellar performance last year to remain as a leading real estate market in the region this 2018. Property consultancy firm Santos Knight Frank (SKF) said it expects even greater movement this year across key local [...]

Ongoing roadlink development from BGC to Ortigas invites strong potential for investment

Ongoing roadlink development from BGC to Ortigas invites strong potential for investment Traffic has always been a cause for improvement in Metro Manila. One of the main reasons for everyone’s inconvenience is having only one main road from one point to another. Despite implementations to minimize the vehicular traffic along EDSA (i.e. number coding, two [...]

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