An Overview of the Real Estate Market in the Philippines

Metro Manila

The Philippines have a vibrant and expanding real estate market due to technological advancements, industrialization, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), and increasing population. The types of properties available in this region are lands, residents, industrial and commercial properties. This article gives an overview of the Philippines’ real estate market based on these four property types. (more…)

Buying Property through Estate Agents

real estate agent

Buying a house is considered as one of the most stressful times of your life and the chances are that everybody will probably have to do it at some point. To buy a property gives you a chance to invest your money wisely, but it gives you a wonderful home of your own, that you will be able to enjoy for years to come. (more…)

Buying Unfinished Homes

Buying Unfinished Homes

Unfinished homes present a great way to save a lot of money and get yourself a new home in the process.  If you buy an unfinished home, you can keep your monthly mortgage payment low and also lower your initial investment.  You may also be able to buy a larger foundation size as well, which you can easily add on to and save money in the process. (more…)

Fixing Up the House Interior

Plumbing and Fixtures

All your sink fixtures should look shiny and new. If this cannot be accomplished by cleaning, buy new ones where needed. If you don’t buy something fancy, this can be accomplished inexpensively and they are fairly easy to install. Make sure all the hot and cold water knobs are easy to turn and that the faucets do not leak. If they do, replace the washers. It is not difficult at all. (more…)

Real Estate: Selling Without a Realtor

Most people think that when it comes time to sell their home, they have to work with a realtor. Typically, realtors can put your home in front of more buyers, and they are trained in sales and have a few tricks up their sleeves to help sell your home faster. However, working with a realtor can also be expensive. (more…)