Condominium dwellings make up a substantial percentage of households in highly urbanized cities like Metro Manila. Students, young professionals and a lot of modern families have opted to stay in condominium units because of its prime location and the rising prices of residential lots adjacent to the cities. With this option to live in a … Continue reading Read This if Your Newly Bought Condominium Unit Has Cracks on the Walls, Unfinished Paint, or Broken Fixtures.
Using a Village Shortcut to Outsmart Traffic Rush hour traffic gets worse as you get closer to the central business districts. Some fortunate motorists who have access to residential enclaves near or within central business districts conveniently go through these villages to cut travel time and avoid gridlock. May a Subdivision Open its Gates to … Continue reading Village Shortcuts: Can Your Streets Be Used by the General Public?
What is a Special Power of Attorney? A Special Power of Attorney or more popularly known as an SPA for the sale of property for example, is loosely defined as a document prepared by the registered owner of the property authorizing another person to advertise, sell, negotiate and dispose of it in the former's behalf. … Continue reading Special Power of Attorney: How Special is your SPA?
Delay in Turnover One of the most common woes that subdivision or condominium unit buyers have is the delay in the turnover of their property. Most if not all developers spend millions in their pre-selling activities, luring buyers to make that down payment. When reality kicks in however, these buyers say goodbye to their hard … Continue reading Tired of the Wait? What You Can Do in Case Turnover of Your Property is Delayed
Primary Purpose: Control One main benefit of living in gated villages or more popularly known in the country as subdivisions, is exclusivity. Homeowners strive to put their family in a quiet, secure and protected environment. An effective way to ensure the exclusivity of a subdivision is to limit and control the number of cars that … Continue reading Subdivision Car Pass Stickers: How Much Should They Really Cost?
Automatic Membership in a Homeowners Association In modern subdivision projects, it is common for a buyer to encounter a provision or restriction in their land title stating that they become members of the homeowners association at the time they purchase the property. If freedom of assembly is protected by our Constitution, involuntary membership to a … Continue reading Is Your Homeowners Association Giving you a Hard Time? Read This and Know Your Rights