Entries by Maricel Yasona

Century Properties Group completes 2,853 condo units, ramps up expansion in affordable housing and commercial leasing

Publicly listed firm Century Properties Group, Inc. (CPG:PM) made significant achievements in 2019 with 2,853 condominium unit completions and bullish business expansion into affordable housing through PHirst Park Homes and commercial leasing. Under its in-city vertical developments, CPG has fully completed the nine-tower, six-hectare Azure Urban Resort Residences in Parañaque City last November with the […]

Cavite and Laguna: Evolving with the Times

Plenty of space, eco-friendly, and relatively safer than some of the bigger urban centers: these are just some of the reasons which have prompted many city-dwellers to make the shift from cramped quarters in the metro to homes they can call their own in the neighboring provinces of Laguna and Cavite. For nearly three decades, […]

El Nido and Lio resorts awarded sea turtle friendly certification

El Nido Resorts and Lio Tourism Estate, a group of private island resorts and a tourism estate in the Philippines that is part of the Ten Knots Group, a subsidiary of Ayala Land Inc., become the first in the world to be awarded Sea Turtle Friendly Tourism Certification by the Wildlife Friendly Enterprise Network (WFEN). […]

A revamped landmark in the south

Residents and visitors have a lot to look forward to as Brentville International Community begins its initial phase of redevelopment with a revamped entryway to mark a more prestigious and exclusive community in the south. A project by Prestige by Filinvest, Brentville’s new marker, the first of many improvements, aims to enhance the neighborhood feel, […]

A ‘city within a park’ is the way to build

For future-forward property developer Greenfield Development Corporation (GDC), creating lasting, sustainable living spaces is at the core of everything they stand for. Its mantra, “Building For Generations,” exemplifies the company’s commitment to contribute to the progress of the country by pioneering future-proofed, master-planned communities with environmentally friendly and architecturally sound homes that can be inherited […]

WTA Architecture explores ‘architecture with no drawings’

The idea of building something fast is not something typically associated with architecture, a discipline that’s more known for emphasizing deliberateness over immediacy, erecting stand-out structures over utilitarian spaces sometimes. The WTA x Boysen pavilion at the recently concluded Anthology: Architecture and Design Festival turns this notion on its head, emphasizing the need for architecture […]

Las Casas Quezon City, a unique space for events

Positioning itself as a themed events hub in the metro, Las Casas Quezon City aims to bring the idea of unique space and exceptional hospitality that the well-loved Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar brand in Bagac, Bataan is known for. Located inside the property is the two-story restored Juico mansion, once owned by foremost post-war […]