affordable housing - updates

Rappler's latest stories on affordable housing


Century Properties sets P30 billion capex until 2021 amid expansion plans

Jun 28, 2019 - 5:26 PM

After its foray into the affordable housing sector, Century Properties Group gears up to also provide housing to the young workforce

Century Properties secures funding for affordable housing projects

Apr 15, 2019 - 7:50 PM

The company initially planned to get only P2 billion in funding but was met with 'significant interest,' raising P3 billion

Century Properties net income drops in 2017 amid diversification

Apr 16, 2018 - 5:15 PM

Despite higher revenues, the property developer's net income drops to P649.9 million in 2017 from P726.9 million in 2016 as it expands into the affordable housing and leisure markets

Century Properties sets sights on affordable housing market

Jun 29, 2017 - 9:01 PM

The upscale property developer aims to build 20 000 units of affordable housing every year by 2020 with the segment to eventually account for a third of the firm s bottom line

NEW DIRECTION. The Antonios on Century Properties board led by chairman Jose EB Antonio (3rd from left) discuss their plans with shareholders at the firm's 2017 annual stockholders meeting held on June 29.  Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Century Properties enters first-home market segment

Feb 27, 2017 - 4:16 PM

The real estate firm of businessman Jose EB Antonio partners with Mitsubishi Corporation to develop a series of housing projects starting off with a 26 hectare community in Tanza Cavite

MORE TO COME. The Century Properties Group and Mitsubishi Corporation signs agreement for the development of housing projects. (L-R) In the photo are Century Properties Group officials Jose Carlo Antonio, Marco Antonio, and Jose E.B. Antonio; Mitsubishi officials Hidetoshi Suzuki, Takuya Kuga, Yoshio Amano, and Masahiro Nagaoka. Photo from Century Properties

SMDC to venture into affordable housing

Dec 23, 2016 - 7:30 PM

The real estate firm says its upcoming gated development will have house and lots well appointed amenities and a commercial development right beside it

NEW VENTURE. These planned MRB developments are mostly located in SM’s mall complexes that give residents the utmost convenience with a supermarket, department store and other dining and entertainment venues next door. Rappler file photo

[Executive Edge] Turning container vans into affordable dorms

Jun 23, 2015 - 12:05 PM

Amid the towering condominiums for the country’s growing middle class Citihub provides affordable halfway mobile house for Filipino workers

Amicus Holdings plans P8-B IPO

Aug 26, 2014 - 1:47 PM

The parent company of residential developer Pro Friends plans to hold the IPO in October

Ex-senator Villar returns to Vista Land as chair

Sep 11, 2013 - 10:17 AM

Former senator and presidential candidate Manuel Manny Villar is a full fledged businessman again

BACK TO BUSINESS. Former senator Manuel Villar attends a press briefing on the financial performance of Vista Land. File photo by Aya Lowe

US$1B stolen in China low-cost housing program: govt

Aug 09, 2013 - 4:00 PM

China s housing program lost US 950 million due to embezzlement last year according to the National Audit Office

How Vista Land edges out competition - Villar

Mar 22, 2013 - 2:31 AM

Vista Land says rivals do not have presence in these areas

Senator Manuel Villar looks towards second tier city for future profits