Entries by Maricel Yasona

Damosa Land’s vision of an Agropolis

Agropolis,” a portmanteau of “agriculture” and “metropolis,” was first used to describe the vision of Damosa Land, Inc. (DLI) about a decade ago. The real estate company endeavored to establish an agricultural metropolis in Mindanao — a unique value proposition to set it apart from other property developers in the region. Armed with a vast […]

A home with a view

The notion of living by the seashore has always appealed to those of us who have spent most of our lives in increasingly crowded and congested urban centers. For newlyweds and young families, it means living in a serene location far removed from the stresses and cares of city living, as well as a healthier […]

The sustainable, healthy, and active lifestyle at Vermosa

Sustainability has long evolved from being a catchphrase and something aspirational into a way of thinking and doing things. Ever mindful of our ecological footprint, we have finally become aware of our role as the planet’s stewards and how our activities need to be ascertained for impact. In the case of Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI), […]

Cathay Land launches landmark Alabang project

Property developer Cathay Land expects property buyers and investors to have a strong interest in the residential units of Ananda Square, which is foreseen to become Alabang’s newest commercial and residential landmark. Strategically located along Alabang-Zapote Road in Las Piñas City, between SM South Mall and Robinsons Place Las Piñas, Ananda Square will host a […]

Jeffrey Ng: ‘I dream of a home for every Filipino’

Jeffrey T. Ng has one unwavering passion in life: to see every Filipino own his own home. And for this committed economist and real estate bigwig, it is not just a dream but a personal mission he’s determined to pursue in his lifetime. Even before the Ng family’s entry into the real estate business with […]

Luxe accommodations in the middle of Boracay’s D’Mall

It took several transfers to get to Boracay. After a harrowing Terminal 4 experience of long lines at the baggage drop-off and the added step of registering at the Caticlan port en route to Boracay, it was a smoother trip with the arranged transportation by the hotel’s ferry and land transfer service provider. The e-jeepney, […]

Smart solutions for a smarter home

Living in a smart home is all about upgraded convenience, security, comfort, and efficiency. A smart home doesn’t have to be technically accessorized with gadgets. More often it only means that you need to pick the right solutions that can make your life at home better. Smart homes are intelligently customized according to a homeowners’ […]

Greenfield City continues to attract upscale market with eco-friendly Trava in Sta. Rosa

Luxury homes are no longer confined to city subdivisions with the emergence of suburban upscale residential communities, such as the newest, ultraluxe and environmentally sustainable enclave at Greenfield City. Trava in Sta. Rosa, Laguna is the latest eco-friendly residence under Greenfield Development Corporation’s high-end brand, Greenfield Deluxe. Inspired by the success of its first residential […]