Philippine retail industry: Innovate or evaporate

By Joey Roi Bondoc
MALL OPERATORS are aggressively renovating and upgrading their leasable retail spaces to attract more consumers. Philippine and foreign brands continue to occupy mall space...

P585-M Pueblo de Oro townhouse project for completion by 2027

REAL ESTATE developer Pueblo de Oro Development Corp. said it has invested P585 million in La Aldea del Rio townhouse, its latest addition to...

SMHCC to expand with 9 hotels after Lanson Place Mall of Asia opening

SM HOTELS and Conventions Corp. (SMHCC) has announced plans to expand with nine new hotels following the official opening of Lanson Place Mall of...

Baguio turns to data science, AI to support smart city objectives

THE CITY GOVERNMENT of Baguio said it is implementing Project MINERVA (Monitoring of Indicators for Efficient Redevelopment and Value Assessment) to address urban decay and promote smart city development.

Hybrid work, new supply to drive 22% office vacancy rate this year — JLL

HYBRID working arrangements and new office spaces are expected to contribute to a 22% vacancy rate by the end of the year, according to...

Turnover of Sierra Valley’s first 2 towers eyed for 2025

RLC RESIDENCES said it expects the turnover of the first two towers of its four-tower Sierra Valley Gardens (SVG) project – Phase 1 in...

Federal Land eyes second Hartwood Village in 2025

Property developer Federal Land Communities (FLC) said it plans to introduce a second Hartwood Village next year within the Meadowcrest township in Biñan, Laguna. The...

Damosa Land plans Kahi Estates in 5-ha property in Davao City

Real estate developer Damosa Land, Inc. (DLI) plans to launch a subdivision project in Davao City next month, aiming to highlight the company’s sustainability...

Haus Talk, Inc. breaks ground for townhomes, condo dev’t in Antipolo

Listed property developer Haus Talk, Inc. (HTI) has broken ground for two residential projects in Antipolo City. These projects are Hammond, a 1.6-hectare economic complex...

Gov’t offices lead transactions in Q1 — Leechiu Property

The office market vacancy rate is expected to remain high but is projected to decrease to single digits starting in 2028, Leechiu Property Consultants...

Cebu still top pick for outsourcing and multinational firms — Colliers

By Dom Fredrick Andaya
COLLIERS PHILIPPINES has observed that outside Metro Manila, Cebu remains the top choice for outsourcing firms and multinational companies.

Metro Manila construction material retail price growth slowest in over four years

RETAIL PRICE growth of construction materials in Metro Manila eased in March, the slowest pace in over four years, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)...