Henry L. Yap

Traveling is learning, too

The Office of the President recently issued Proclamation No. 90, series of 2022, amending the previously declared Regular Holidays and Special (Non-Working) Holidays for 2023.  Based on the cursory count,...

Tips for real estate consultants

As would-be consultants, you will be engaged to give invaluable insights in your areas of expertise, whether it be into concept development, management and supervision, and process improvement, etc.

PWDs are people with needs, not just symbols

People on wheelchairs are among many Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) with limited mobility and forced to use narrow sidewalks. They are endangered because of the lack of...

Location, location, location

This expression, attributed to the late British real estate tycoon Lord Harold Samuel in the 1950s, traces its beginning to almost a century ago when it appeared in a 1926...

The greening of Bonifacio Global City

Bonifacio Global City (BGC) is one of the country’s premier central business districts (CBDs), despite being three-decades old only. Guided by its plan to “make gray landscapes...

Do you have a problem accessing your lot?

Were you surprised to find out that you could not easily reach your property? Did you notice that your lot had no direct vehicular or pedestrian access from and to...

To wed or not to wed? What you need to know about real estate joint ventures

Entrepreneurs and companies wanting to pursue real estate projects that are bigger than their usual undertakings require considerable resources, additional competent and experienced managers and staff, not to mention excellent...

How buyers make their property choices

Are you selling a property? Does it remain unsold despite all your efforts? Selling property, especially to businessmen and companies, entails more than just making a sales...

Tips in choosing the right dorm

As another school year begins, students from outside the metropolis are again on the lookout for dormitories or lodging houses, their temporary home away from home.  Choosing...

Interest rates are inching up: Are you ready to borrow soon?

Buying property entails making a major decision.  For many first-time investors, paying cash is often on top of their minds, unless they lack the financial capacity to do so.  Afraid...

How is the condo area measured?

Have you encountered any problem in regard to your condo unit’s floor area?  Do you know how it is measured? In my experience, a condo unit’s floor...

Selling your property: What to look for in a broker

Selling your property takes considerable effort, time, and know-how. Unless adequately done, sellers may not readily attain their desired price. What should you do? Engaging a broker...

Henry L. Yap

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Solaya Lipa dazzles Lipa City as it kickstarts Christmas celebration

Adding yet another gem to the progressive Batangas, Solaya Lipa kickstarts the holiday seasons with its first ever Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony.

Immerse Yourself in a Christmas Wonderland at Crosswinds Tagaytay

Twinkling lights, sharp, sweet, and refreshing aromas of pine trees, a cool breeze, Christmas music, and a fairytale-like ambiance—the festive season is...

Traveling is learning, too

The Office of the President recently issued Proclamation No. 90, series of 2022, amending the previously declared Regular Holidays and Special (Non-Working)...

From Italy with love: Bringing contemporary Italian architecture to the Philippines

As a design-driven real-estate developer, Italpinas Development Corp (IDC) has made the universal appeal of Italian design and architecture as inspiration for...

Metro Manila Grade A office vacancy rates decline in Q3

The office market in Metro Manila is seeing signs of improvement. Vacancy rates for grade A offices in the...