Entries by aliyya sawadjaan

Lumina recognized as ‘Top 1 Developer’ by Pag-IBIG Fund

In a country where real estate has been booming for the last decade, particularly in the luxury residential and commercial segments, one company is making sure that no Filipino family gets left behind –– Prima Casa Land & Houses, Inc.’s Lumina Homes. According to the Subdivision and Housing Developers Association, Inc. (SHDA), an alliance of […]

Pag-IBIG Fund reports highest income, loan releases for 2019

Pag-IBIG Fund recently reported that for the year 2019, they booked record-breaking earnings, housing loan releases and cash loan releases to its members, partners, and stakeholders in this year’s Chairman’s Report. Chairman Eduardo del Rosario shared that Pag-IBIG Fund’s total assets for 2019 reached P603.39 billion, 13 percent higher from last year’s P533.72 billion. While […]

Come home to love this Valentine’s Day

Celebrate all kinds of love in paw-some ways with PLDT Home! Everybody yearns to come home to love. May it be excited squeals from your kids, a warm hug from your spouse, or a hearty meal lovingly prepared by your mom. Love, indeed, comes in different forms. And for some families, a special love comes […]

Fisherman’s wharf: The metro’s next tourist destination

Despite the rapid modernization of Parañaque, fishing still continues in the northwestern side. But most of the marine-related activities are concentrated in Barangay La Huerta, where the city’s “fisherman’s wharf” may be found. La Huerta is also known for its colorful fiestas, such as the biannual Sunduan festival where local bachelors in their barong Tagalog […]

Arthaland successfully lists P3B ASEAN Green Bonds, the first from non-bank issuer in the Philippines

Arthaland Corporation, the foremost sustainable developer in the Philippines, has successfully issued and listed P3 billion ASEAN Green Bonds on the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corporation (PDEx). The P3 billion issuance is the first tranche of Arthaland’s P6 billion ASEAN Green Bond Program under shelf registration with the SEC. For this offer, Arthaland established a […]

SHFC unveils pro-poor shelter financing for 16th anniv

In celebration of its 16th anniversary, the Social Housing Finance Corporation (SHFC) — the lead government agency mandated to undertake socialized housing for low-income earners — has launched new schemes to help more poor families realize their dreams of owning a home. Starting the year with milestones In a press conference last Jan. 24, the […]

Artistic and contemporary spaces to chill in Binondo

Binondo is known as the oldest Chinatown in the world. With 400 years of history, it is home to some of the most iconic structures in Metro Manila. Heritage sites within this part of the City of Manila include Binondo Church, and Escolta’s El Hogar, the Regina Building, the First United Building, and the Captiol […]