Tag Archives: condo

5 Condo Living Perks To Enjoy

  If real estate analysts can pinpoint one of the most popular trends in the Philippines, it is condo living. The growing popularity of high-rise apartments can be seen in the various skyscrapers cropping up all over the metro. Where once investing in actual homes was the preferred mode of living, future generations are moving […]

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Best Practices: Dealing with Tenant Damage to Your Condo

If you’re in the business of leasing out your condo, chances are you’re familiar with the costs incurred due to damages. With continued use, bulbs will die, faucets leak, and eventual wear and tear will take over. Margot, a 28-year old businesswoman, for example, has owned one of Megaworld at the Fort’s properties for five […]

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Condos and Condo Hotels: Similarities and Differences  

High-rise condominiums have just hit their stride. Aside from the frequency of projects by top developers, like Megaworld at The Fort, there are more and more additions coming into play. Case in point: the creation of the condo hotel, also called condotels. These residencies take the best of both condos and hotels and put them […]

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Megaworld introduces augmented reality property tours

Megaworld, a pioneer in the Philippine real estate industry, blazes a trail once again, with the country’s first 3D augmented reality property app. That sounds really high-tech, but what does that mean for people who are looking for a home? Anyone who’s ever gone house-hunting knows that there are some things you can’t find in […]

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Beyond the Sales Brochure: Real Tips for Condo Shopping

The Philippine economy is booming, interest rates are low, and the cost of property is one of the lowest in the Asian region – especially if you compare it to countries like Thailand and Hong Kong. All these show that there is no better time for young professionals to invest in a condo. As long […]

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Why expats should buy a luxury condominium in the Philippines

“More expats are buying luxury condos in the Philippines.” This was the statement made by CBRE Philippines senior director for research and consultancy Jan Custodio in an interview with ABS-CBN. CBRE is an affiliate of CBRE Group, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company based in Los Angeles, and is the world’s largest and recognized […]

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Carefree condo living with Megaworld

Wouldn’t it be great to have a carefree life? If only we could escape the deadlines and responsibilities, and go to a “happy place” filled only with the things we love and the activities we enjoy. Vacations give us some respite, but how many times a year can we fly to an island? Is there […]

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5 Reasons Yuppies Will Love Living In The Fort

If you haven’t been to Bonifacio Global City in the Fort, then you’ve been working too hard. It is one of the most dynamic areas in Metro Manila — dubbed the next capital central business district because of the number of multinationals and embassies that now hold office there. Aside from its growing pedigree in […]

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4 Best Places to Buy a Condo in Metro Manila

It’s hard enough to spend 9-12 hours at the office, worse still if you start and end your work day with a one-hour drive or longer. In fact, a recent study showed that a lengthy and stressful commute time found that the longer people drive to work, the worse off their cardiovascular health is. Long […]

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Five Ways to Afford Buying a House or Condo

Whether looking at a starter home for your family or an investment for your hard-earned money, buying a residential property is always a big step for anyone. You may be planning to take that first step towards buying a house or a condo unit but worry that you might not be able to afford it. […]

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