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Timely is Better

Too many opportunities have been missed or lost due to indecision or overdue decisions. The One That Got Away (TOTGA) - Yes, he or she is a prime example of what we regret when we've dilly-dallied with decisions. You may know one who missed landing a position in a good company or losing a slot [...]

Home Buying Planning

One could only wish to buy a house on a whim. “I feel like buying a house today!” There are a few who can say that, but majority of us need to save up or plan ahead before buying a home. There key items to consider when planning: 1.) Budget It is a given that [...]

House Plants: Home Necessity

House Plants: Home Necessity

Plants literally breathe life at home. Here are 10 key benefits homeowners gain in having indoor plants. Plants induce happiness. House plants add a feeling of well-being, making one feel calmer and more hopeful. On a recent article we discussed it - biophilia. Indoor plants can help combat colds. Indoor plants have been cited to [...]

How Near is Home?

How Near is Home?

Homebuyers’ No. 1 Consideration is its Location You’re looking for a house to buy, but need to know how far it is from everywhere you need to go to. How many kilometers or how many minutes will it take you to get there from the house you’re considering? Is there a quick, unbiased, and scientific [...]

House Renovation Tips

House Renovation Tips

House purchase? Check! House renovation next. From one goal to the next: that is how life is kept interesting, challenging and fulfilling. Your new house is great, but still not perfect for you. You want it to suit you with a clear stamp of your personality on it. Most houses bought from real estate developers, [...]

Social Distancing by Design

Social Distancing by Design

Why Most Prefer House and Lots Versus Condos Walls separate homes. Both condos and subdivision houses have them. Perceptively, perhaps the divide or space between neighbors favor the latter. Additionally, condos have a lot more common areas where convergence and physical contacts are more imminent. These are along corridors or hallways, elevators, lobbies and the [...]

Why Buy Real Estate Now

Why Buy Real Estate Now

We’re in the midst of a pandemic and the economy is at its worst in years. It surprises many, but people do buy real estate during a crisis. The graphs below can help better illustrate and explain why they do? The yellow line represents the GDP growth of the Philippines or indicates its level of [...]

Green Home and Biophilia

Green Home and Biophilia

Homes, be it in a vertical condominium or in an expansive subdivision, shelter and support life. Green architecture and sustainable development have proven to be more than just lifestyle fads. One’s well-being has taken on the spotlight these days, and in this post, we’ll tackle one not-so-difficult way homeowners can avail and enjoy it. One [...]

Home Office Productivity Essentials (H.O.P.E.)

Home Office Productivity Essentials (H.O.P.E.)

Make “Work-from-Home” Work Home Office Productivity Essentials (H.O.P.E.) - These are extraordinary times that require non-ordinary solutions. We are learning to adapt to the new environment. There are and there shall be many changes. The goals remain the same for businesses and employees: to make a profit and to make a living. Hurdles are added, [...]