• The mall redefined
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:32 pm

    Did you know that the term “mall” originally referred to open-air public spaces? If you lived in the 17th century and were looking for a mall, people would direct you to an alley that hosted a game similar to croquet. Later on, the mall was used to refer to landscaped promenades populated with trees and […] The post The mall redefined appeared first on Inquirer Business. […]

  • The rise of dormitels and co-living spaces
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

    Years ago, dormitories were for students. If you lived in a shared bedroom with one or more people, it was almost always in a school setup. Nowadays, things have changed. Dormitories no longer refer exclusively to student housing. Due to rising rental costs and worsening traffic, many young professionals choose to live with their peers […] The post The rise of dormitels and co-living […]

  • Guide to a smart, practical home buy
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:28 pm

    You’ve already fattened your piggy bank. Now, it’s time to crack it open and enjoy your hard-earned savings. While you might find it difficult to actually spend your savings, the decision to do so may become easier especially if you’ll be investing it in something worthwhile such as your first new home. To ensure that […] The post Guide to a smart, practical home buy […]

  • Lubi Plantation: Gateway to hidden paradise
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:24 pm

    Tomas Lorenzo and his family used to watch breathtaking sunsets in a nipa house in an island nestled off the coast of the Davao Gulf. Now that he is chief executive of Torre Lorenzo Development Corp., it is his dream that every family will create similar bespoke memories in the island where he spent countless […] The post Lubi Plantation: Gateway to hidden paradise appeared first on […]

  • Built for wellness
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:22 pm

    There is a growing movement towards wellness as more people choose to have healthier lifestyles. Some city governments are starting to encourage mobility by clearing road obstructions to provide lanes where people can walk or ride their bikes. More parks and wide open spaces are being provided to the public, while private fitness gyms and […] The post Built for wellness appeared first on […]

  • Celebration of Filipinos’ instinctive yearning for beauty
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:20 pm

    Aside from buying real estate properties for future investments, acquiring artworks by either renowned artists or fresh ones in the industry could be another avenue to double or triple your investment. Art, furniture and other home décor enhance any home or office interiors while the owner is waiting for them to appreciate in value. If […] The post Celebration of Filipinos’ […]

  • How earthquake-proof should Metro Manila be?
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:18 pm

    There is no place in the Philippines that is completely safe,” said New Zealand-based scholar and map maker, David Garcia. “Rather, there are only places of varying risks and vulnerabilities.” According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), the entire Philippines lies above a fault zone, which is 1,200 kilometers long and traverses […] The […]

  • Building with salt
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:16 pm

    The white landscape was not apparent as we flew above the Andes mountain range in South America. There I was, with my three female adventure travel companions, heading far up north, nearly grazing the insanely high mountaintops to spend two days visiting a white wonder. We came from the Argentinian capital of Buenos Aires and […] The post Building with salt appeared first on Inquirer […]

  • How millennials occupy, use space
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:14 pm

    Millennials comprise the first generation of digital natives, or people who grew up in the digital age. Their affinity for technology shapes the way they work and live. They also set new standards in various industries with the use of social media platforms to express opinions and experiences wherever they go. Like previous generations’ canons […] The post How millennials occupy, use […]

  • When falls and slips happen
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    Some years ago, I slipped down the stairs of our home. It resulted in a cracked fibula which required me to be in a cast for two months. I have been living in our house for over two decades, that when the accident happened, it seemed inconceivable, and even absurd, how I can still slip […] The post When falls and slips happen appeared first on Inquirer Business. […]

  • MyCube offers necessities of dorm living
    by racosta on September 20, 2019 at 8:10 pm

    Moving forward with its mission to deliver “quality beyond the basics,” property developer DataLand Inc. recently broke ground for its first “dormitel” project. Rising along the National Highway in Biñan, Laguna is MyCube, which promises to be your home away from home in this booming southern hub, while at the same time serving as an […] The post MyCube […]

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  • Nasugbu seen to become a growth center
    by BusinessWorld on September 16, 2019 at 4:04 pm

    THE MUNICIPALITY of Nasugbu in Batangas is positioning itself as a tourist destination and competitive investment location, as the province is poised to benefit from the government’s massive “Build, Build, Build” infrastructure program. […]

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  • Don Tim expands Tagaytay project
    by BusinessWorld on September 16, 2019 at 4:01 pm

    DON TIM Development Corporation (DTDC) started building the second cluster of low-density condominiums as part of the Alta Monte Leisure Suites North project in Tagaytay City. […]

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