Businesses in search of the right facility or office have more to concern themselves than with just the property. Part of these considerations is energy management. In the Philippines, there is The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act (RA 11285) which institutionalizes energy conservation, promotes energy efficiency, and incentivizes projects relating to energy efficiency and conservation. […]
For those looking for leasable office spaces, Central Business Districts or CBDs are key locations to consider. CBDs are locations with high-concentration of business and economic activity. It is often cited as the “jump starters” of economic growth of a city and its surrounding areas. The most-valued real estate transactions, both local and international, often […]
What separates good real estate investors from everyone? They know how to buy multiple properties and profit off of these assets. Having a large real estate investment portfolio means that one knows how to take advantage of capital growth across a diversified group of income-generating assets. Getting into real estate investing can be quite difficult, […]
Interested investors should always start with a budget in mind before locating the right real estate market. Getting this down, investors can now look for the right property that can give them positive cash flow. Cash flow is essentially the inflow and outflow of cash of an individual or entity. Whether it is the first […]
When it comes to good operations and logistics, warehouses have become an important aspect of the wider supply chain network. E-commerce has increased the demand for warehouse space especially in meeting the needs of consumers for their deliveries. Warehousing is a process that involves handling cargo and goods. Making the items available as soon as […]
Real estate makes for a great investment. One does not have to be an expert in real estate to know that there is value in real estate property. The question of buying or holding real estate has been a common question with no correct answer. Knowing the goals of the owner and the current market […]
One of the most important aspects of buying, selling, or refinancing a mortgage is real estate appraisal. An appraisal is integral for everyone involved in the real estate process. In this article, let’s go through, in more detail, what a real estate appraisal is and how this benefits real estate buyers, sellers and professions. Home […]
When it comes to outsourcing, one of the common advantages cited is related to cost. However, there are other equally important factors why businesses choose to outsource. Facilities management can be costly for any business. It’s not a surprise to see business owners and executives opting to outsource services like facilities management to the […]
In today’s digital world, it has become easy to learn all sorts of things including looking for your property. While there have been digital platforms that take the place of a real estate agent, there is still much to be said about having an on-call real estate agency to help with real estate transactions. If […]
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a lot of changes especially when it comes to people’s finances. Property owners, landlords, and tenants were not exempted from the global health and economic crises that the world experienced. During these trying times, having a reliable and professional property management company on board proves to be crucial for […]
Appetite for residential properties have remained strong within the high-income market in the Philippines as buyers continue to look for their next homes during the pandemic, according to Santos Knight Frank’s latest report called the Global Buyer Survey 2021: The Philippine Edition.
When it comes to global real estate services with best-in-class client teams and service delivery, look no further than Santos Knight Frank. Our background Since its inception in 1994, Santos Knight Frank has risen to become the first and largest fully integrated real estate services provider in the Philippines. Santos Knight Frank has served multinational […]
Set to be completed in December 2021, Manta Corporate Plaza will be one of the pioneering premier office buildings that aims to bring in multinational companies and logistics occupiers to the south of Metro Manila.
As hotels in the Philippines look for immediate opportunities to continue operating during the pandemic, hotels are repurposing space and exploring refinancing and sale opportunities to tap liquidity from foreign funds and local capital, says Philippines-based real estate services company Santos Knight Frank. The travel lockdown in the Philippines continues to affect the tourism and […]
The RA11285 or the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act of 2019 introduces and institutionalizes policies on energy efficiency and conservation in the country, helping businesses to become wiser in using energy and enabling organizations to achieve higher levels of productivity and a strong bottom line.
Cold storage is set to become one of the next popular investment sectors in Philippine property as demand for vaccines, foods, and import goods drive activity in cold chain logistics, according to leading real estate services company Santos Knight Frank.
Bright opportunities lie ahead in the Philippines’ real estate sector amid the vaccine rollout and the gradual economic recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, said the experts speaking at the webinar, The Wealth Report 2021: A Global & Philippine Real Estate Investment Outlook held on 4th May.
The Philippines’ Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Santos Knight Frank with the Certified Energy Service Company (ESCO) accreditation, recognizing the company’s energy management and conservation services as it continues to strengthen and expand its Technical Services & Engineering division.
Santos Knight Frank, the leading real estate services company in the Philippines, has partnered with the American Chamber of Commerce Philippines (AmCham Philippines) for Real Estate Connect: The Philippine Property Investment Conference, a virtual real estate sector gathering on November 11 and 19, 2020.
Santos Knight Frank celebrates another milestone at the Asia Pacific Property Awards (2020-2021) after winning in three categories of the Philippines’ "Best Commercial Property Agency and Consultancy," "Best Real Estate Agency (Single Office)," and "Best Lettings Agency”, besting other real estate service providers in the country.
Investing in a good residential property secures your health and your future. And if you happen to be an avid golfer, there are plenty of prime real estate with world class golf courses that you can play all day to choose from.
With the global disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, companies today are looking at a variety of options for their new workplace strategy, which includes work-from-home (WFH). How should companies choose which strategy to select?
Professional property management has become more important than ever in keeping businesses operating and maintaining healthy properties as the country continues to manage the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the recent webinar organized by leading real estate service provider Santos Knight Frank.
Co-living operators are optimistic about the future of the industry despite the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the latest property webinar organized by leading real estate service provider Santos Knight Frank in partnership with ANZCHAM Philippines.
A multi-disciplinary research even before the time of recent pandemic, showed some strong associations between “Indoor Air Quality” and occupants’ health. Sick Building Syndrome has become more common today than all building-related diseases combined, and building owners as well as employers have to realize that sick employees are never good for business. For more info, please refer to attached article.
The pandemic situation has negatively affected supply chain, mobility, cash flow, and the demand for non-essential products. During the ECQ, industrial and logistics players have pivoted their businesses to continue servicing essential goods and operate at skeletal workforce.
Earlier this year, Santos Knight Frank’s Project Management Team successfully completed a two-phase commercial interior fit-out management project for BPI-Philam Life Assurance Corp. (BPLAC)’s head office in Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines. The project resulted in a hip, newly-renovated office that achieved a LEED Platinum certification, the highest of its rating by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
As the Philippines and the world continue the battle against COVID-19, Filipinos have learned to adapt with the Enhanced Community Quarantine rules and regulations. Majority of the people are staying at home, taking their time to cope in different ways as they should. Front liners – healthcare workers, supermarket attendants, security guards, local government units -- continue to risk their lives to save lives and make the community a safe and healthy place amid the pandemic.
The past few weeks saw an unprecedented amount of creativity in the use of virtual platforms. As the world learns more about the dangers of the unseen, having virtual merged with the physical will likely be part of how businesses run moving forward.
On March 16, the Philippine government declared an “Enhanced Community Quarantine” across Luzon to further safeguard the health and safety of the populace. People not directly essential in the fight against the virus have been asked to stay at home, with most daily activities and mass transport services being suspended to boot.
As the world continues the battle against COVID-19, majority of the global population remains confined to their homes in an effort to follow social distancing measures. For business and property owners, it reinforces why indoor environmental quality should be a priority for every building and interior space.
In many parts of the world, there is a Chinatown that represents a slice of Chinese culture outside the mainland. Binondo, Manila’s Chinatown, is the oldest of its kind in the world. More than 400 years since it was established, the district still continues to thrive. Derived from the Filipino word binundok (“mountainous”), Binondo was […]
Global real estate services leader and provider Santos Knight Frank recently presented opportunities for the office, hotel, and resort (hospitality), and logistics sectors within the next five years, citing several positives in terms of their development.
Property Finds Asia | Santos Knight Frank kicks off its 25th anniversary in the industry with major recognitions at the Asia Pacific Property Awards and Golden Globe Tigers 2019 as the Philippines’ leading real estate service provider.
The Haven for Children joined the celebration of “The Santos Frank Get into Rugby – Junior Touch Rugby Festival” last April 27, 2019 at Southern Plains, Canlubang, Laguna. Tuloy Foundations, Parañaque Eagles, Tuloy sa Don Bosco, and Santos Frank Knight Mavericks also participated in the festival activities.
orld Executives Digest | Santos Knight Frank kicks off its 25th anniversary in the industry with major recognitions at the Asia Pacific Property Awards and Golden Globe Tigers 2019 as the Philippines’ leading real estate service provider.
INVESTORS are bullish on the Philippines and its property market as it is seen as a safe haven amid geopolitical and economic challenges in other parts of the world, according to Santos Knight Frank Chairman & CEO Rick Santos.
The Philippines is increasingly becoming a preferred investment destination for Chinese capital in the region, according to the new report New Frontiers: Prospects for Real Estate Along the Belt and Road Initiative, unveiled Friday by leading real estate advisory firm, Santos Knight Frank.
The country’s 2019 ranking on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Index jumped up by six notches to 44th place from last year, citing improvements in institutional effectiveness and market accessibility.
HOMEGROWN developer Oakridge Realty Development Corp. (ORDC) has appointed real estate services and advisory firm Santos Knight Frank-Philippines as the exclusive marketing and leasing agency for the latter’s 12-story building, the Oakridge IT Center 3 (OITC 3).
Santos Knight Frank kicks off its 25th anniversary in the industry with major recognitions at the Asia Pacific Property Awards and Golden Globe Tigers 2019 as the Philippines’ leading real estate service provider.