May Dedicatoria

May Dedicatoria is the Features Editor of The Philippine STAR. She’s mom to two kids, Gabby and Juan. When she gets extra time, she writes about parenting, financial literacy and sustainable living.

UP team wins Habitat for Humanity Challenge for solution on retrofitting foundations of low-income homes

In the Philippines, more than one million houses are built without foundations, which is a major concern as the country is vulnerable to major earthquakes and typhoons. In fact, the...

The Executive Centre unveils PH flagship center in the heart of Makati

Famous for its thoughtful floor layout and ergonomic workspace design with signature elements—height-adjustable standing desks, keyless access entry, reliable connectivity, serviced barista bars, and Herman Miller ergonomic chairs—The Executive Centre...

Live the Japanese way in Ortigas

“Midori means green—the color of fresh shoots, new leaves, or young plants. It also connotes beauty and creativity, which describes our residential condominium project in Ortigas perfectly. What we are...

Scenic Amiya Raya unveils Club Vihara

High-end residential projects around San Mateo and Quezon City boast of mesmerizing views of the Manila Bay sunset or city skyline, but one property stands out with its rare panoramic...

Philippine Ambassador to the US’s official residence unveils National Historical Marker

In celebration of the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Philippines and the United States, Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose Manuel Romualdez led the unveiling...

Yes, the time is right for property investment

One and a half years through the pandemic, homeseekers and property investors continue to ask the question, “Is it a good time to invest in real estate?”

5-Star Grand Hyatt lifestyle

Federal Land brings high-end hotel experience to Grand Hyatt Manila Residences What’s a key differentiating factor between a five-star hotel and another accommodation? It could well be...

Lumina Homes wows homeseekers at Shopee 6.6 Midyear Sale

It’s been a year since the ever-innovative Lumina Homes, the affordable housing arm of Vista Land, joined online shopping platforms—it’s just the first housing company to launch in Shopee!

Investing? These memorial lots appreciate by 20% per annum

“You’re investing, so you should be ready to lose funds,” says some millennials and Gen Zs who are willing to invest their hard-earned money on trending platforms such as crowdfunding...

It’s time for the ‘circular economy of plastics’

Before we blame FMCG companies that produce sachets, let’s ask if they are offering concrete solutions to the packaging waste problem. Are they are applying the concept of “circular economy”?...

‘The Good Bag’ relaunches to help moms

To support a community of mothers who sew tote bags, home and lifestyle improvement retailer MR.D.I.Y. is extending the Mother’s Day celebration with its corporate social responsibility activity called “The...

Philippine Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards launched

Bannering the theme, “Tatag at Tapat”, to reflect the Philippine Construction Industry Roadmap 2020-2030, the Philippine Constructors Association (PCA) and the American Concrete Institute Philippines Chapter recently held the first-ever...

May Dedicatoria

May Dedicatoria is the Features Editor of The Philippine STAR. She’s mom to two kids, Gabby and Juan. When she gets extra time, she writes about parenting, financial literacy and sustainable living.

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Properties of Discovery World Corp. win global recognition

Condé Nast Traveler recognized Discovery Shores Boracay as one of the Top 25 Resorts in Asia, based on its annual tourism survey,...

Hotels optimistic as staycations now allowed in Metro Manila

As Metro Manila is set to fall under the Alert Level 3 status from October 16 to 31, a hotel group has...

The great OFW dream: A home in one’s homeland

Working in distant shores is not easy. Along with the challenges of living in a new environment and being miles away from...

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...

BahayCo Cafe: A bike-friendly café & bookstore in Maginhawa

The coffee and cycling culture has really boomed in the metro because of the pandemic. Exploring urban spots and hunting down trendy...