Only one-and-a-half hour drive from Manila, Tagaytay City is a favorite place for respite and recreation because of its cool weather and picturesque scenery, small hotels and fine dining places. The city rests on a ridge overlooking the smallest volcano in the world, Taal Volcano, in the middle of a lake. It is a rural place for leisurely activities, offering fresh fruits, flowers, and certain vegetables from the nearby agricultural communities. Tagaytay City has a casino, and several golf courses nearby.
Sales of property in this area are brisk. We invite your inquiries.
Sta. Rosa, Laguna
Easily accessible from the now-expanding South Luzon Expressway, the Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay corridor is a fast-growing area south of Metropolitan Manila, approximately 40 kilometers from Makati and 18 kilometers from Alabang. Existing residential communities are Ayala Westgrove, Laguna Bel-Air, La Residencia de Sta. Rosa, Promenade, and Verdana Mamplasan.
The town of Sta. Rosa is quickly becoming a popular alternative residence for start-up families and retirees, with schools and business parks already servicing the area, such as the Laguna Technopark, St. Scholastica College, De La Salle University, University of Sto. Tomas, Xavier University, Don Bosco, the South Luzon Medical Center, Paseo de Sta. Rosa Commercial Center, Rustan’s and others. Nearby are the Sta. Elena, South Forbes and Canlubang Golf and Country Clubs, the hot springs of Los Banos, and the fine dining restaurants of cool mountain resort Tagaytay City.
Our recommended property in the Sta. Rosa area is Ayalas Nuvali project, a 1,800-hectare development launched in September 2007.
Considered the best beach in the Philippines and probably in the world, Boracay Island offers first-class accommodations, great food, and night entertainment all throughout the year. The place is accessible from Manila via short one-hour flights to Caticlan airport.
The second biggest city in the Philippines is Cebu City in Cebu Island, famous for beautiful resorts and warm, friendly people. Most of the resorts are located in Mactan Island, which is only a few minutes away from the international airport.
Cebu is also one hour by fast ferry to Bohol province, which is also a major tourist destination due to its beautiful Chocolate Hills, old churches, and Panglao Island resorts.