Tag Archives: real estate investment

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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Benefits of a condo as a starter home

All couples dream of buying their home. However, they struggle with this question: “Do we buy a starter home now — a first property that fits within our budget — or do we just save and wait until we are in the financial position to purchase our ‘forever’ home?” What is a starter home? A […]

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Is the Philippine real estate industry in a bubble?

The Philippine economy and the property sector have seen tremendous growth, prompting people to wonder if this indicates a real estate bubble. As Investopedia explains, housing bubbles occur when demand rises in the face of limited supply, attracting speculators who quickly buy and sell properties to get a quick profit. At one point, supply increases […]

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How To Weed Out The Small Fish: 5 Questions You Should Ask Before Buying A Condo

The real estate industry in the Philippines is booming, thanks to a strong economy and friendly interest rates that make it easy for young executives or families to invest. Condo units are particularly popular as a “first home” or an additional source of income. Units located in commercial districts like Taguig City are always 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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Make Your Sacrifice Count: Investing in Real Estate

There are many forms of investment that OFWs can look into so that they can make their hard-earned savings grow, and one of them is real estate. While there are those who say that it does not necessarily guarantee a good and quick return, there are many reasons why it is still a profitable investment. […]

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