Green Antz teams up with Colgate-Palmolive PHL for plastic neutrality

COLGATE-PALMOLIVE Philippines and Green Antz Builders expanded a program on plastic waste collection to include Manila, Quezon City and Taguig City.

Damosa Land moves HQ to its new EDGE-certified building

DAVAO CITY — Floirendo-owned Damosa Land, Inc. has moved its headquarters to its new Damosa Diamond Tower, and is expecting at least two other companies to settle in within the next three months.

Ovialand committed to making affordable, quality homes

PROPERTY company Ovialand is committed to building quality homes at affordable prices by using precast technology that will ensure a quick turnover time.

Benilde students’ winning designs tapped for RM Center upgrade

THE Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) said it tapped 57 student-artists from the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde to turn the Ramon Magsaysay (RM) Center into a sustainable structure.

Israel to sharply boost construction starts

JERUSALEM — Israel’s government plans to sharply boost construction starts and expand a discount scheme aimed at restraining rapidly rising housing prices as demand continues to outstrip supply.

NCR building materials price growth fastest in over 5 years

RETAIL PRICES of construction materials in the National Capital Region (NCR) grew to its fastest pace in more than five years in February amid supply chain constraints, preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed.

DMCI Homes turns over Prisma Residences units

UNITS at the first tower of Prisma Residences are now being turned over to homebuyers, DMCI Homes said.

Robinsons Land unit names GM for 5-star hotel

ROBINSONS Hotels and Resorts (RHR) named the general manager (GM) for its new five-star hotel.

Pandemic bolsters developers’ interest in ‘green’ buildings

THE PHILIPPINES saw an increase in the number of buildings certified as “green” during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Clark aims to be MICE hub with SMX Convention Center

FOUR THOUSAND square meters (sq.m.) of leasable space and a location in a burgeoning MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions) capital are the selling points of the new SMX Convention Center in Clark, Pampanga.

Philippine office market occupancy stabilizes (part 2)

By Dom Fredrick Andaya
IN the first part of this article, we highlighted an initiative of Colliers’ Office Services – Tenant Representation called The New Normal Paper Series, which sought to guide office market stakeholders how to survive the challenges of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Philippine office market occupancy stabilizes

By Dom Fredrick Andaya
AFTER seven consecutive quarters of negative net take-up, the Metro Manila Office Market has finally turned a corner as Colliers recorded a positive net take-up for the first quarter of 2022.
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