Tag Archives: Manila

Top Real Estate Agencies in Manila: A Complete Guide


Metro Manila is huge in terms of population and size, to many people’s surprise, Manila just make up a small part of this metropolitan area. With a rapidly growing economy, foreigners and especially Chinese investors are pouring in to buy properties.

You’ll be able to find most of the multinational and a number of local real estate agencies, who are ready to cater both locals and foreigners. It’s not rare that people buy a multiple amount of properties (referred to as bulk purchases), to compensate for lower rental yields.

In this article I list some of the top real estate agencies you can find in Metro Manila.

Introductory remark

The real estate agencies are listed in a random order.

1. Top Realty

Top Realty is one of the leading real estate agencies in Manila and has grown quickly over the years. Bien Singson founded the company and she still acts as the company’s President. Despite her young age, Bien has a decade of experience and has won several awards over the years, for example:

a. The Invictus Award, for 2014, 2015, and 2016

b. 2011 Supremus Silver Awardee

The company currently has around 15-20 employees and look to recruit new people.

Property types

Continue Reading →

Buying a Condo in Manila: A Complete Guide

Suggestion: Watch the 5 minutes video tutorial before reading this article

The economy is growing fast in the Philippines, not to forget in Manila.

With a rapidly increasing population and a middle class that’s growing, there will be a bigger demand for property as well.

As the property prices surge in other states and cities in the region, foreign investors from mainly Singapore, Hong Kong and Mainland China have decided to buy a Manila condo.

A big chunk of Americans has also understood that they can enjoy a great quality life in this city.

With cheap dining, shopping and close access to beautiful islands and golf courts, it’s not hard to understand why.

In this article I explain how you can buy a Manila condo.

Manila’s property market

While landed houses are a common option in other Philippine regions, condos are outperforming the other property types in Manila.

You’re probably most interested in condos too, as foreigners aren’t allowed to own land in the Philippines.

The fact is that many foreigners seek convenience and a place to store some of their savings, making a condo purchase the number one option.

Continue Reading →