Lawrence Agcaoili

Ho, Ho, Ho: Malls welcome back Christmas shoppers

Shopping mall operators are expecting a healthy rise in footfall during the Christmas season but remain committed to the observance of health protocols as the government continues to ease COVID-19...

BSP says real estate market to recover next year as economy improves

The real estate market is seen recovering next year as the country continues to rebound from the pandemic induced recession, according to Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno.

BUY, BUY, BUY: More Filipinos want to buy houses, big-ticket items

More Filipinos are looking to buy houses and other big-ticket items such as cars and appliances over the next 12 months as the country gradually recovers from the impact of...

FedEx opens new gateway in Clark to support e-commerce boom

FedEx Express has opened new gateway facility in Clark, Pampanga to support the boom in e-commerce activities amid the COVID-19 pandemic and in time for the upcoming peak season in...

Social media platform Lyka scouting for Philippine office

Social media platform Lyka Global is scouting for an office in the Philippines as property prices in the country continue to decline due to uncertainties brought about by the COVID-19...

AUB offers rate shield to homebuyers

Rebisco-led Asia United Bank (AUB) is protecting home loan borrowers from the steep rise in interest rates after the COVID-19 global pandemic ushered in a prolonged period of low interest...

Real estate exposure of Ph banks rise hit 22.2% in H1

The exposure of Philippine banks and their trust departments to the volatile real estate sector further increased to a record 22.2 percent in the first half of the year, data...

Property prices book steepest decline in Q2 amid year-long drop in condo prices

Property prices booked its steepest decline in the second quarter as the year-long drop in the prices of condominium units especially in the National Capital Region (NCR) dragged the entire...

MREIT to put Philippines on global REIT map

Tycoon Andrew Tan’s Megaworld Corp. is aiming to put the Philippines on the global real estate investment trust (REIT) map by growing its office asset size to one million square...

Phl undergoes deurbanization as families flock to cities outside NCR

The Philippines is undergoing some form of deurbanization as families flock to areas outside the National Capital Region (NCR) amid intermittent lockdowns due to resurgence in COVID-19 infections with the...

Do you have termites at home? Read this

A 70-year old ice delivery man learned a lesson the hard way when termites feasted on his P50,000 hard-earned savings that he kept in a cabinet inside his home instead...

Property prices are (still) behaving well

Are you hunting for property in this time of the COVID-19 pandemic? Or are you a developer worried about a credit boom? You can rest assured that...

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See how life mirrors success at SMDC’s Twin Residences

Nothing’s sweeter than being able to reap the rewards of your hard work. All those hours you’ve put in and lessons you’ve learned in the process, have...

Living the dream with Brittany: Luxury homes inspired by the world’s most scenic destinations

Imagine living in communities where you find yourself slipping into a somnambulant spell—waking up in luxury homes in scenic Italy, sophisticated Switzerland,...

Your home, your new beautiful beginning

A new year often inspires new beginnings. For many, a fresh start signifies exciting possibilities, new hope and optimism—something...

Spacious living in the South at Rockwell Carmelray

Living outside of Metro Manila is very attractive these days. With the lush greeneries, fresh air and wider spaces, this residential setting...

Federal Land Inc.: Investing in the Manila Bay Area

The potential is endless for the Manila Bay Area, that part of the metro which is seeing sustained transformation and growth.