TRANSIENTS AND LONG- TERM RESIDENTS ALIKE WILL FIND PLENTY OF CHOICES IN CEBU’S PROPERTY AND CONSTRUCTION BOOM. IN THESE STORIES, WE EXPLORE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SPACES, AND THE CHALLENGES OF SELLING THEM OR PUTTING ONE’S PERSONAL STAMP ON THEM.
YOU are where you live.
So he who would be the architect of his own future surveys target land and home like he would his life— intensely, and with the thoroughness one commits to sculpting a dream.
Shaping a house is shaping perceptions others have of the owner.
Frame here, contour there, the figures, lines, symmetry— all should provide a semblance, a silhouette of the life of one’s imagining. Urban or eco- driven, style watch starts now.
But the home owner isn’t the only happy camper here.
Concrete equals currency for agents pushing the real estate wheels along the investment superhighway, a folder for every vista within reach.
Ambience is everything, even for transients.
Traipsing and carousing around town done, a place to collect oneself and one’s thoughts for the night can be loaded with superlatives or cozy and cathartic as no- frills can get.
Inside that enclave, that private space for laughing and grumbling, for wishing on stars and tearing one’s hair out, confusion gives way to clarity, and dreams begin anew.