Monthly Archives: January 2013

SOLEMN SIGNIFICANCE OF OATH TAKING CEREMONIES OF REAL ESTATE SERVICE CONSULTANTS, APPRAISERS, AND BROKERS

So help me, God… This is our prayer, a promise and covenant to God as witness to solemnly swear that we shall adhere to support and defend the constitution of the Philippines and that we are professionals shall obey the … Continue reading

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WHY REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS MUST TAKE ADVANTAGE OF INTERNET MARKETING

Online marketing, also known as online advertisement, internet marketing, online marketing or e-marketing, is the marketing and promotion of products or services over the Internet. Online advertising is a form of promotion that uses the Internet and World Wide Web to deliver marketing messages to larger audience. Social media has become a platform … Continue reading

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BALANGA CITY: A MODEL FOR IMPROVING CITY AND GOOD GOVERNANCE

Balanga City is a first class city in the province of Bataan. A primary residential-agricultural city, it is Bataan’s capital city with a population of 84,105 people in 14,065 households. The city’s name originated from word “balañga” which means “clay … Continue reading

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BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN MANILA’S URBAN RENEWAL

Our last article focused on the glory days of Manila, its present state, and how and why there is no urban planning that took effect in the past. The Metro Manila traffic is not just a daily annoyance that its … Continue reading

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NEED FOR MANILA URBAN JUNGLE RENEWAL

Manila is the new darling of investors today. It’s an emerging city for investors. More and more tourists are visiting the nation’s capital. In the past, it was known as the “Pearl of the Orient.” A beautiful city with fantastic … Continue reading

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PROFESSIONAL REAL ESTATE PRACTITIONERS: PATRIOTIC PRIME MOVERS OF PHILIPPINE INVESTMENTS

One of the big and significant contributors of the growth of Philippine real estate and tourism investments are the over 15,000 real estate practitioners. These professionals with their passion, persistence, prestige, and promotional business activities in the marketing and sales … Continue reading

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EFFECTS OF VALUE ADDED TAX TO CONDOMINIUM OWNERS AND BUYERS

With the issuance of Revenue Memorandum Circular (RMC) No. 65-2012 by the Bureau of Internal Revenue last year, condominium corporations are now subject to income tax and value added tax (VAT). This means, condominium tenants and owners will pay additional … Continue reading

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