“Top 10 Philippine developers in the real estate business.”
Property Developers are group of companies who are investing on making housing developments for the benefit of the real estate industry, These are the companies that are responsible for massive skyscrapers around the Philippines, and now we will know what are the Top 10 Property Developers in the Philippines, some of which are very popular because of media exposures, and prominent family figures.
10. Rockwell Land Corporation
Founded by the Lopez Group, Rockwell Land has experienced remarkable growth in its first two years of operations. Established in 1995, Rockwell Land transformed a former thermal power plant site into a new living environment which is now the Rockwell Center.
A member of the Lopez Group of Companies, Rockwell Land continues to raise the standard for living spaces, creating environments that seamlessly harmonize residences, work spaces, and lifestyle hubs, all with the Rockwell signature of innovation, exclusivity and unparalleled quality.
List of projects: The Proscenium, The Grove, 32 Sanson
9. Property Company of Friends (Profriends)
Profriends or Property Company of Friends is one of the leading property developers in the country. Headquartered in Mandaluyong City, ProFriends is a Top 500 (Ranked 425th) company as counted by Business World in their top grossers list in 2011. Currently, ProFriends is considered as one of the players in Real Estate here in the Philippines.
From small pocket developments, to medium rise condominiums and townhouses, Profriends has ventured into estate development to meet the different tastes and needs of the Filipino home buyers.
List of projects: Bellefort Estates, Carmona Estates, Lancaster New City
8. Century Properties
Century Properties is the name behind some of the most recognizable projects in Metro Manila in recent years: Azure Urban Residences in Parañaque, Trump Tower Manila in Century City, and Acqua Private Residences in Mandaluyong, to name just a few.
Starting 2010, the Company has completed 6 buildings totaling 5,009 units and 354,313 GFA up to December 31, 2014. This is in addition to the 19 buildings totaling 3,768 units and 518,634 GFA that were completed prior to 2010 by the founding principals’ prior development companies, the Meridien group of companies.
List of projects: Azure Urban Resort Residences, Knightsbridge Residences, Gramercy Residences, Canyon Ranch
7. Greenfield Development Corporation
Greenfield Dev’t Corp. is one of the most diversified real estate companies in the country that begins in 1972. It engages the expertise of world-renowned consultants-Pei Cobb Freed & Partners; Robert Lambhart, Ltd.; Wallace, Roberts & Todd; PKF Consultants; Fisher Friedman Associates; SWA Group; Skidmore Owings & Merril International Ltd.; EDGE Design Studios; Robert Trent Jones and EDAW EA, Ltd.
Anchored by vast landholdings, financial strength, strategic alliances, and supported by world-renowned consultants, Greenfield Development Corporation is one of the Philippines’s most diversified real estate companies, rapidly expanding through aggressive developments in industrial, commercial, residential, recreational and infrastructure projects.
List of projects: Greenfield District, Pramana Residential Park, Zutan Greenfield District,Twin Oaks Place, Solen Residences
6. DMCI Homes
DMCI Homes is the real estate arm of DMCI Holdings, Inc. through its wholly owned subsidiary DMCI Project Developers, Inc. (PDI). It was incorporated and registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on April 27, 1995. It ranked #146 in the Business World Top 1000 Corporations for 2014.
Through continuing research, DMCI became a pioneer in several advanced construction application technology in the Philippines. Taking this into account, DMCI enjoys the patronage of both new and repeat institutional clients whose businesses have benefited from DMCI’s on-or-ahead-of-schedule completion philosophy.
List of projects: Bristle Ridge Residences DMCI Baguio, Maricielo Villas Las Pinas, Ohana Place, Brio Tower, Fortis Garden Residences, Dansalan Gardens
5. Filinvest Land
Filinvest Land, Inc. (FLI) is one of the leading real estate developers in the Philippines. It is a subsidiary of Filinvest Development Corporation (FDC), which has more than 40 years of experience in real estate development.
Filinvest Land’s core business of affordable and middle-income housing grew to become one of the Philippines’ most diversified real estate developer: high-rise condos, medium-rise projects, BPO buildings, shopping centers, and leisure developments.
List of Projects: Studio 7 (please see REHub Website for details), Brentville International Community, Ciudad de Calamba, Havila, San Rafael Estates Bulacan
4. Vista Land And Lifescapes
Vista Land and Lifescapes, Inc. is a real estate company in the Philippines. It is owned by Manny Villar, a senator of the Philippines. Its condominium projects are primarily built in Metro Manila. It is the only real estate firm in the Philippines to operate on a nationwide scale with projects present in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao islands. The company’s mall units is planning to develop malls in all its horizontal residential projects.
Operating through its five distinct subsidiaries, Vista Land is the one of the leading homebuilder in the Philippines. Vista Land provides a wide range of housing products to its customers across all income segments.
List of Projects: Brittany, Crown Asia, Camella, Communities Philippines, Vista Residences
3. Megaworld Corporation
The Megaworld Corporation is a property-based company which specializes in large-scale township developments in Metro Manila’s prime locations. Founded by its chairman and CEO, Andrew Tan, a Filipino-Chinese businessman, the corporation is considered to be the leading developer of residential condominiums for the upper-middle and high-end market and office projects for the IT and business process outsourcing (BPO) industries.
To date, the company has introduced 18 successful large-scale, master-planned mixed-use townships across the country like Eastwood City in Quezon City (18.5 hectares), which holds the distinction of being the country’s first cyberpark.
List of projects: McKinley West, McKinley Hill, Newport City, Uptown Bonifacio, Ilo-Ilo Business Park, Forbes Town Center
2. SM Land Inc.
SM Land, Inc. operates as a holding company and through its subsidiaries engages in the development and management of real estate properties. SM Land, Inc. was formerly known as Shoemart Inc. and changed its name to SM Land, Inc. in October, 2008.
In half a decade, SM Land has evolved from being a white knight investor to a developer in its own right successfully completing, delivering and managing their own developments; In effects creating retail, commercial and residential encalves that today are a vibrant part if the community.
List of projects: S Residences, Coast Residences, Spring Residences, Cool Suites, Air Residences, Fame Residences, Fern Residences, Shine Residences
1. Ayala Land
Ayala Land, Inc. is the largest property developer in the Philippines, operating prime commercial spaces throughout the country. It is owned by the Ayala Corporation.
Ayala Land develops residential, retail, office, hotel, and leisure components, within growth centers across strategic areas around Philippines. It is the real estate arm of Ayala Corporation, the country’s oldest and one of its largest conglomerates. From an internal division of Ayala Corporation, it was spun off and incorporated in 1988.
List of projects: Riomonte, The Courtyards, Ayala Greenfield Estates, Abrio, Ayala Westgrove Heights, Soliento
So, these are the developers that are standing tall in the real estate business. They have proven that investing in a land will really provide them a return, and they paved the way for quality living and comfort.