Properties in Ortigas

Considered as one of Metro Manila;s biggest and most significant business districts (second only to Makati), Ortigas remains as one of the country’s leading and premier cities for real estate and business investments. With the city continuing its trajectory towards financial and business dominance and there is no doubt, that Ortigas Center is set to have one of the strongest and most robust economies in Metro Manila. With all that considered, seeing towering skyscrapers, interspersed with an eclectic mix of residential and commercial zones, and punctuated with financial and leisure hubs should not be an uncommon sight. This highly urbanized business district is not only rife with business and investment opportunities, it is also an excellent place to live in as well. In fact, with Ortigas City’s evident transformation into a highly urbanized business town, it would only be inevitable that the city’s demand for living spaces rise. After all, with everything Ortigas City has to offer, it would make the perfect city for young professionals seeking to make their mark in the industry, as well as for individuals with growing families and entrepreneurs looking to expand their business ventures. Making up more than a hundred hectares and covering three main cities (Quezon, Pasig and Mandaluyong City), Ortigas is a comprehensive “mini city” that boasts a vibrant and lovely mix of commercial, technological and residential zones that befits any kind of homeowner.

Ametta Place

Lot in Mercedes Avenue, Pasig City
  • Size Range:

    127 sqm. - 183 sqm.

  • Location:

    Mercedes Ave., Pasig City

Portico

Condominium in Pasig City
  • Price Range:

    Php 7,100,000.00 - Php 26,200,000.00

    Size Range:

    30 sqm. - 212 sqm.

  • Types of units available:

    Studio Unit, One-bedroom Unit, Two-bedroom Unit, Three-bedroom Unit

  • Location:

    Capt. Henry Javier Street, Oranbo, Pasig City

 

FACTS ABOUT ORTIGAS CENTER

 

  •      The city hosts the third largest mall in the world and the largest mall in the country, SM Megamall.

 

  •      The city is bounded by the streets of Ortigas Avenue to the North, Shaw Boulevard to the south, EDSA to the west and Meralco Avenue to the East.

 

  •      Ortigas Center is located right in the middle of the metropolis. In this regard, residents are given a multitude of quick options to get to other major cities via major streets where it’s bounded with.

 

  •      Ortigas Center is a well-connected area made up of three major cities, namely Mandaluyong, Pasig and Quezon cities. San Juan, Makati and Taguig, on the other hand, are a mere thirty-minute ride away. In this regard, Ortigas would be an enticing option for would-be and prospective homebuyers looking to be in close proximity to these major cities.

 

  •      It is the perfect city to live in for those who needlessly contend with Metro Manila’s perennial problem: traffic onslaughts and congested roads. With most cities only a thirty-minute drive or commute away from Ortigas Center, it should not take you more than an hour to reach major cities such as Makati, San Juan and Makati.

 

  •      Ortigas Center’s area is about a hundred hectares. It’s approximately the size of two-thousand standard sized basketball courts pinned side to side—that is how big this city is.  Today, Ortigas is now known as one of the most progressive commercial, industrial and residential urban complexes in the country.

 

  •      The city is home to Greenhills Christian Fellowship, Victory Christian Fellowship, and Christ’s Commission Fellowship, which happens to be three of Metro Manila’s biggest Christian Churches.

 

  •      Marco Polo Hotel Ortigas, the first sky hotel in the metropolis, is also located in the city.

 

  •      Big industry names such as the headquarters of San Miguel Corporation, the Philippine branch of HSBC, Jollibee Foods Corporation and Robinson’s Galleria are all situated in Ortigas Center.

 

  •      The tallest twin-tower residential condominium in the Philippines known as One Shangri-La Place is located at the heart of Ortigas City.

 

  •      Proximity is a key point of living in Ortigas City. As long transit times and traffic have become a perpetual problem in Metro Manila, those coming from Ortigas can enjoy everything within reach.

 

  •      The city is bustling with a wide array of industries, ranging from banks to BPOs. This cements its status as one of the most prominent business districts in the Philippines. Consequently, career advancement opportunities and job openings are not hard to come by here.

 

REASONS TO LIVE IN ORTIGAS CENTER

 

1.)    Everything is within walking distance

 

Ortigas Center prides itself on having everything within your reach. Indeed, proximity is key in Ortigas, being named as one of the most walkable central business districts in Manila. Parks, malls, coffee shops, restaurants and most importantly, transport terminals are just within reach of each other—all you would really need to do is go for a ten to fifteen-minute walk to get around. With everything so accessible, residents can enjoy going around the city.

 

2.)    Safety is an utmost priority

 

As with any neighborhoods and cities, safety should always be a priority, and Ortigas Center is no different. As a business district that is somewhat compartmentalized, safety is assured in the city. Police visibility is at a hundred percent any time of the day, with various officials patrolling the streets on their motorcycles. More importantly, streets are well-lit throughout the night that BPO employees would feel relatively at ease when returning home in the wee hours of the morning or working nightshifts. Residents can take refuge in the fact that safety and security will always be an utmost priority.

 

3.)    The Philippine rendition of Los Angeles

 

It is practically the local counterpart of the famous Westside city in the United States, Los Angeles. Makati has always been likened to New York, being the chief financial hub of the country. While Ortigas is no different, the people in Ortigas actually find more time to slow down and relax. Despite being in a perpetual buzz of activity, you can still find residents taking up leisurely activities. Interestingly, just like Los Angeles being the land of stars and celebrities, Ortigas is where you can find the most number of local celebrities who hang out in the area all throughout the day.

 

4.)    A wealth of residential options

 

As the second financial epicenter of the Philippines, it should come as no surprise that many investors and like-minded individuals would want to push and expand their enterprising efforts within Ortigas. Similarly, young professionals and growing families would also want to take up residence in the city, given the abundance of job openings and career advancement opportunities. As a result, Ortigas would need to cater to the ever-increasing demand in residential options. Today, Ortigas Center has a wide selection of condominiums and residential projects to choose from—all of which would accommodate a myriad of lifestyles. With Alveo Land expanding their portfolio in Ortigas, future homebuyers can choose between its signature projects Ametta Place and Portico, both ideally located in this city.

 

5.)    Opportunity for growth

 

As one of the most successful central business districts in the Philippines, Ortigas without a doubt offers a unique opportunity for career advancement. In this regard, you can climb the corporate ladder faster and easier by taking up residence in one of the most thriving business districts in the Philippines. After all, many of the most sought-after companies have already situated themselves here. With this in mind, one can expect a wealth of promising careers and viable job options to be available. On top of that, you can also experience the ease of accessibility and convenience as walking to your workplace nearby becomes possible.

 

6.)    Sociable people

 

Filipinos have always been known for their hospitality. Whenever anyone is in need of help, most Filipinos would not hesitate to lend a hand. This trait is easily observable among the Filipinos living in Ortigas. While everyone equally has a career goal in mind and strives to be successful in their respective professions, most of them would still stop to offer a friendly hand to those who need it. More important, it is easy to strike up a conversation with the residents despite the perpetually busy lifestyle. This ensures that making new connections and expanding your social sphere would not be too difficult.

 

7.)    Relaxed atmosphere

 

One inevitable consequence of living in a progressive and perpetually busy business district is always feeling rushed. However, this is not the case in Ortigas Center. In comparison to other business districts, Ortigas has a unique and relaxed atmosphere. You do not see people passing by while on their phones without regarding each other. In fact, your usual morning jog would treat you to a sight of residents leisurely walking their pets, children playing at the park, and even an occasion group of residents chatting with each other. In this regard, the ambiance is very laidback compared to other major cities. More importantly, the traffic is relatively more manageable, which mitigates the likelihood of pollution overload.

 

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