Philippine office buildings feeling the pinch from POGO firms’ exodus

GROWING DEMAND for office spaces from outsourcing companies is unlikely to offset losses from the exodus of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators  (POGOs), potentially up to 2022, analysts said.

Open spaces and fast internet are priorities for PHL buyers — Ohmyhome

WORKING FROM HOME is shaping the property-buying decisions of Filipinos, according to online real estate platform Ohmyhome.

Q1 office space demand gets a lift from e-commerce

E-COMMERCE expansion backed some recovery in office space demand in the first quarter, Leechiu Property Consultants (LPC) said.

DMCI to launch 4 new QC condominiums

DMCI PROJECT Developers, Inc. (DMCI Homes) is planning to launch four more condominiums in Quezon City within the year, which the company said is a response to higher demand in the area.

RLC Residences start work on 2 Pasig projects

RLC RESIDENCES started construction of two projects in Pasig City in the first quarter.

JLL Philippines named top real estate investment advisory firm

JLL PHILIPPINES has been ranked as the leading investment advisory firm in the country, with 48% market share in 2020, according to data analyzed and published by Real Capital Analytics (RCA).

Singapore firm in talks with LGUs, PPP Center for projects

THE SINGAPOREAN government, through Infrastructure Asia, is in talks with local government units (LGUs), Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center, and Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) for infrastructure projects.

The big rethink for businesses, travel industry

By Damien Pfirsch IT’S BEEN just over a year since coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) shook the world, and it has inevitably changed the way we...

Philippine hotel operators still optimistic about long-term recovery amid pandemic

HOTELS in the Philippines can be optimistic about recovery in the long term as local tourism and staycations drive up demand, but most Asia Pacific investment interest this year is focused on other countries, JLL Philippines said.

Japanese luxury hot spring resorts operator eyes US locations

A JAPANESE hotel operator known for its high-end hot spring resorts is betting that the traditional concept could work in the US.