Advantages of Real Estate Investing

Advantages of Real Estate Investing

The Philippines is at the threshold of rapid growth. Investor confidence and government stability in the last 5 years or so, together with the fact that it has one of the most advantageous real estate tax structures in the world, has made real estate investing very attractive to foreigners and residents alike. Here are the

How to Purchase Commercial Real Estate Investments Step By Step

How to Purchase Commercial Real Estate Investments Step By Step

Investing in commercial real estate is very different from buying residential property. Much more is involved, and it is not just about the amount of the investment. The income for commercial real estate is usually more stable than residential property if you choose well because you have more than one tenant, and tenants usually sign

Is the real estate boom in Cavite realistic?

Is the real estate boom in Cavite realistic?

The construction boom in the Philippines continues well into 2015. It has the World Bank to issue a warning that the Philippines, together with three other developing countries experiencing the same phenomena, may be headed for a real estate bubbled that could seriously set back the burgeoning economies. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has

How to Handle Customers Who Get Mean on Social Media

How to Handle Customers Who Get Mean on Social Media

Customers have always had the upper hand in business. They are “always right” and “king.” Social media has put even more power into their hands because when they get mean, everybody knows about it. Well, everybody in the social circle, anyway. Some are reasonable, wanting only to vent their frustrations and hoping to get a

Which one to invest in, condominium or house and lot?

Which one to invest in, condominium or house and lot?

The dilemma confronting home-buyers in the Philippines nowadays is not so much the price (although that is still an important consideration), but the type. Traditionally, owning a home meant a house and lot, no matter how small. Today, it is a very difficult choice between a unit in a condominium building and stand-alone property. You

Coming Down in Price Without Hurting Your Business

Coming Down in Price Without Hurting Your Business

People often think that lowering the price of one’s products or services is a sign that business is bad and you’re desperate to attract more customers in order to cut your losses. While this may be true in some cases, there are also many practical reasons why a business would want to lower prices even

Make This Christmas Special By Helping Needy Children

Make This Christmas Special By Helping Needy Children

Christmas is a special time of year for many children, even if they don’t happen to be Christians. It may have started out as a celebration of the birth of Jesus, but over time, it is the message of Jesus that has become more important, that of sharing and giving. However, this fundamental message sometimes