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Is poor customer service endemic in property sector?

No doubt, the real estate market is bullish. But there are serious structural issues that need to be addressed if we expect the sector to continue its growth trajectory. Firstly, let us categorize structural issues into two areas. One is classified as regulatory issues, which refer to the inability of the government to curb local government unit (LGU) related interference, l...

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OFWs’ quick guide to wise investment

Billions of dollars are remitted to the country by overseas Filipinos workers every year. In 2017 alone, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) recor-ded $31.3 billion in personal remittances, which then accounted for about 10 percent of the country’s GDP. Latest BSP data further showed that as of end August this year, cumulative personal remittances reached $21.2 billion, while...

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Home preps for the Year of the Earth Boar

Forecasts for the Year of the Earth Boar are now out and you might have already checked out what 2019 has in store for you. Whether or not you will have a share of luck on your side, you might want to check out tips to further enhance it—especially if you are planning to buy a property or renovate your home this year. Malaysia-based real estate consultancy firm, The Edge Propert...

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Starting the year right

It has practically become a routine for many to draw up that quintessential list of resolutions to start the year right. It can be a simple change in habits, a bigger resolve to do things better, or the courage to finally have a go for those life-changing decisions. It all boils down to one wanting to be smarter in every move. Financially for instance, you might want to chec...

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OFWs’ quick guide to wise investment

Billions of dollars are remitted to the country by overseas Filipinos workers every year. In 2017 alone, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) recor-ded $31.3 billion in personal remittances, which then accounted for about 10 percent of the country’s GDP. Latest BSP data further showed that as of end August this year, cumulative personal remittances reached $21.2 billion, while...

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Investments that matter

Most investments would come with a hefty price.   But any smart investor or buyer wouldn’t mind paying a good sum if it means having an exceptional, top quality product in their possession. For those on a hunt for a smart, practical home investment option, it would be wise to take note of a few things. After all, home investment entails a huge sum of mon...

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