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SM Prime gave P23-B rent waivers, discounts to mall tenants in 2020

Property giant SM Prime Holdings provided about P23 billion worth of rental concessions last year to help shopping mall tenants across the country stay afloat amid lockdown restrictions imposed by the government to curb the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are continuously assisting our business partners, most especially our mall tenants, who are badly affected by community…

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Demand for office, residential property in PH heating up

Demand for local office and residential property continued to rebound from the bottom levels seen in 2020 despite the lull seen within the Philippine offshore gaming operator (Pogo) industry that used to invigorate the sector. This is according to Leechiu Property Consultants (LPC), which estimated that Pogos vacated a total of from the second quarter…

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COVID-19 vaccine-led rebound to benefit property stakeholders

The Philippine economy contracted by 9.5 percent in 2020, the country’s worst performance since World War II. Colliers believes that the successful rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine will play a crucial role in the country’s economic recovery. The government-projected economic recovery in 2021, albeit slow, will likely support the growth of the property sector. We…