BGC REAL ESTATE FAST FACTS
* The masterplan of the Bonifacio Global City is akin to the Hippodamian Plan of Ancient Greece. This is a rectangular city plan with neatly arranged and orderly streets, with public spaces conveniently clustered in the center of the grid. * Land appreciation in BGC rose to 1.97% in the second quarter of 2015 from just the previous quarter, according to Colliers International. As of the second quarter of 2015, the average price/sqm in the area is approximately P394,133. * The Philippine real estate and property industry overall experienced the fourth highest price rise in the world in the second quarter of 2015, according to the Global Property Guide’s 2015 report. One factor would be former president Benigno Aquino III’s institution of a no-holds barred anti-corruption and good governance campaign, which had foreign investors impressed and caused consumer confidence to rise dramatically.