Invest in Antipolo
Antipolo is not just another tourist destination in the East offering a good escape from the city, but it can also be your next investment destination. Invest in Antipolo and unravel how this gem turn your assets into gold!
Found just in the outskirts of Metro Manila, Antipolo City is now officially the capital of Rizal Province by virtue of Republic Act 11475 signed by President Rodrigo Duterte in 2020. The bill spoused by Sen. Francis Tolentino formalizes the transfer of the seat of government from Pasig City to Antipolo City. The Senate expressed optimism that with this development, the city will achieve economic growth. In 2011, Antipolo was also named a “highly urbanized city” by former President Benigno Aquino III thru Proclamation No. 124 s. 2011.
Antipolo’s Significant Recognitions
Most Competitive City in the Philippines
Antipolo City has been named as the “Most Competitive City in the Philippines” in the Competitive City Category of the 7th Regional Competitiveness Summit held in 2019.
Last year, Antipolo was also recognized as the “Property Seekers’ Choice for Condominiums” by Lamudi, an online real estate platform. Among the provinces near Metro Manila, the city topped condominium searches because of its close proximity to Metro Manila.
Property Seekers’ Choice for Condominiums
Antipolo has indeed grown into a bustling city. The recent years saw the steady growth of a high demand for residential and investment properties. Many commercial and business establishments have been opened in response to the city’s unprecedented tourism growth. Those looking for a sound investment in the East should not miss this gem because of its fast-growing market value.
Check out the list below to find out why you should invest in Antipolo City, the new hidden gem of the East.
Top 3 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Antipolo
1. Tourist destinations are everywhere.
Antipolo has long been a favorite get-away destination from people in the Metropolis to escape the hassles of city life and enjoy the cool breeze and green sceneries of Antipolo.
Since Antipolo is a landlock, the mountain range surrounding the city provide a perfect relaxing atmosphere and fresh air. With its high elevation, the city offers a breathtaking view overlooking Manila. In the north of Antipolo is San Mateo and Rodriguez, in its East is Tanay, in the South are Angono, Taytay and Teresa, and to the West are Cainta and Marikina.
Most of the visits in Antipolo begin with a mass or a short prayer in the Antipolo Cathedral. During the month of May, thousands of devotees visit this cathedral in a pilgrimage to pay homage to its Patroness, Nuestra Senora de Paz y la Buen Viaje (Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage). Another church that travelers visit is the Boso Boso Church built by the Franciscan missionaries in 1669. During the Holy Week, the Via Dolorosa or the “White Cross” is also a popular pilgrim site to commemorate the sufferings of Christ on the cross.
The Hinulugang Taktak National Park is another place to unwind and enjoy nature. It has amenities such as a swimming pool, picnic areas, and green surroundings.
Antipolo City has also been the hub of recreational and fun activities. Cycling groups are often visitors here as bikers test their mountain biking skills as they ascent to the top. Some of them take the Marcos Highway route while others prefer the Ortigas Extension road which passes through Pasig City, Cainta and Taytay. For basketball enthusiasts, the Ynares Gym has been the venue of live PBA games for many years now. Gate attendance to the games is always full. People who love arts and culture can visit the Pinto Art Museum which has multiple galleries showcasing different art media like paintings, sculptures, graffiti, and sketch works of notable contemporary artists. Outside the galleries is a big botanical garden.
The Pinto Art Museum is one of the 25 most Instagrammed museums in the world (ArtNet). Visitors can also go to nearby Angono Art Musuem to see the murals in the streets. Angono has been regarded as the Art capital of the Philippines and birthplace of National artist Botong Francisco.
For adventure seekers and nature lovers, they can go to Mount Purro Nature Reserve and enjoy its rustic settings which is very refreshing to the inner senses. Another popular place that has become a destination for thrill seekers is the Masungi Georeserve. It offers an outstanding view of nature on its trails. There are a number of trails available depending on the activities you choose to do. There is also the Pamitian Cave which lies in the foothills of the Sierra Madre. It is a must-see not only for its beauty but also for its historical significance. The cave made of limestones was a training ground of Andres Bonifacio and the Katipuneros. Inscribed in the walls of the cave in is the phrase “Viva la Independencia Filipinas.” Another popular cave in Antipolo is the Mystical cave which is believed to be miraculous because of its healing power. Holy images were found inside the cave and since then, people visit the place to get water from the cave.
2. A robust business and trade sectors
The business climate in Antipolo has grown by leaps and bounds through the years, so it will be highly lucrative when you invest in Antipolo. The proliferation of hotels, restaurants, cafes, bars, resorts, commercial buildings and condominiums can attest to this fact. This indicates that the city is ready to accommodate not only tourists but also investors with plenty of business opportunities. There are a variety of restaurants in the city that opened in the recent years. Among the more popular ones are Monte Café, a café that has a wide range of coffee concoctions and blended drinks, Crescent Moon Café which also features a pottery and art studio, and Cloud 9 which has a hanging bridge made of steel situated at the highest point in Antipolo. Another food venture that has gained popularity is the Lupe Eggs for Breakfast that serves all-day breakfast meals.
There are also plenty of resorts in Antipolo for people who want to swim and have some fun. A popular destination in Antipolo is Luljetta’s Place Garden Suites, a beautiful garden spa that has a panoramic view of the Laguna de Bay and Metro Manila. Regarded as the first and only hanging gardens spa in the country, this spot has a lot to offer including a spa, hotel accommodation, events place, restaurant, and many more.
Aside from these attractions, Antipolo has a strategic location offering an easy access to other municipalities in Rizal. It takes about 15 to 30 minutes away from other municipalities like Tanay, Angono, Cainta, Taytay, etc. From Manila, it is about 30 minutes away from other cities. The city is accessible via Marikina (Sumulong Highway), Cubao and Quezon City (Marcos Highway), Cainta (Ortigas Extension), or Taytay (Cabrera Road). Essential establishments are also within reach this city. There are malls like the Vista Mall Antipolo; schools and universities like the De La Salle College of St. Benilde Antipolo Campus, Assumption Antipolo, and Our Lady of Fatima University Antipolo Campus; hospitals like Antipolo Doctors Hospital, Fatima University Medical Center; and infrastructure developments like the ongoing Masinag Station, LRT Line 2 East Extension. The station is expected to become operational by April this year.
With commercial buildings and on the rise, Antipolo is a haven for growth and development and the next big thing right next to Manila.
Well, you can use these tourist attractions and infrastructure developments when you invest in Antipolo as an advantage.
3. A highly competitive city
With Antipolo being hailed as the “Most Competitive City in the Philippines” in the Competitive City Category of the 7th Regional Competitiveness Summit in 2019, all indications point that Antipolo will rapidly develop as the best investment hub outside Metro Manila.
As a first-class city, Antipolo is the most populous city in the CALABARZON region, making it a popular place for residential and investment properties.
With the completion of its infrastructure projects such as the C6 road, MRT 4 and LRT 2 extension, the city will be more accessible and thereby improving its potential as an investment center. More Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) companies and information technology related industries are expected to arise in the city. Aside from the employment this will provide, it also means that the demand for housing to accommodate workers is also growing.
Antipolo also offers a good opportunity for local businesses. The local delicacies in this area include suman, mango, and cashew, which are celebrated annually through the “Sumakah” (Suman, Mangga, Kasoy and Hamaka) Festival. Other delicacies are coco jam and sweet small mangoes. The major industries of the city are agriculture, services and economic enterprises.
Aside from people seeking employment, Antipolo has grown to be an ideal place for retirees and Balikbayans who want to live in a quiet place and enjoy the cool breeze of the countryside but at the same time enjoy the benefits of modern living. The cost of living in this city is affordable.
With all growth indicators such as accessibility, competitiveness, and good landscape, the city is bound to become a full business hub. The most potential investments lead to the field of real estate. With the influx of people from Metro Manila seeking work opportunities and residence, real estate becomes a potential investment because of its fast-growing market value. The need for housing whether for sale or for lease now takes center stage. Subdivisions, building apartments, or an affordable condo in Antipolo are the most popular type of investment nowadays. If you are looking for an affordable condo in Antipolo, Camella Manors Antipolo is the best option for you.
This is where lifestyle meets exclusivity. Elevate your condo living with Camella Manors Antipolo.
Camella Manors Antipolo is the first mixed-use type of condo living in Antipolo City. It is Camella’s latest offering in the East. Camella Manors is Vista Land’s newest mid-rise condominium brand located in the regions and nearby provinces of Metro Manila. The condo promotes an all-in lifestyle needs and resort-themed amenities that will cater to young professionals, starting families, investors, and Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs).
This affordable condo in Antipolo features four residential towers with a 7-storey building, 23 units per floor. Each studio unit ranges from 23.76 sqm to 28.55 sqm while the 1-bedroom unit is 30.36 sqm big. Price starts at Php 3.2M. This affordable condo has many amenities including a pool area, clubhouse, fitness gym, jogging path, and play court. Safety and security are a top priority. The place is equipped with CCTVs, fire alarm and a sprinkler system, perimeter fence, and backup power. It also prides itself as a pet-friendly community.
Camella Manors Antipolo is less than 15 minutes away from the metro. The condo is located along Manuel L. Quezon Ext. Bgy. Dalig, Antipolo Cit. It is situated in a prime location that is near essential establishments like shopping malls, schools and universities, medical centers, and infrastructure development.
Interested buyers may visit our website www.camellamanors.com for more information.
Indeed, there are lots of great things that Antipolo can offer. Invest in Antipolo, NOW.