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12 Must-See Properties In San Juan and New Manila

It's time to move into the hip and happening part of town

Original Article: Bubbles Salvador and Tala Singson Photography: Skyvillas (Main Photo)

Apart from Greenhills and a few prestigious schools, it’s safe to say that San Juan and New Manila are underrated parts of the city. However, after a few famous establishments opened in the vicinity, this area is finally starting to move upwards—condo developments left and right open to more people aspiring to own a home in this prime location. If you're thinking about investing in a high-rise property, here are some of the top picks: 

Developer: AVIDA LAND

Avida Towers New Manila

Startup families will instantly feel at home in this five-tower development, which is located at the center of nearby areas: Greenhills, Quezon City, and New Manila. Its amenities feature a children’s playground as well as kiddie swimming pools.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: B. Serrano Ave., Quezon City

PRICE RANGE: P1.6M to P.4.7M

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 848-5200 or 0917-882-8432



Chimes Greenhills

This 40-storey building is equipped with indoor and outdoor amenities that rejuvenate the mind and body. Its architectural design stands out, symbolizing the uniqueness of an affordable affluent lifestyle, which it envisions for its future residents.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: Annapolis, San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request



Fortune Hill

The Asian-inspired architectural design reflects the elegance and comfort that residents desire. Fortune Hill is situated near a number of private schools, and also offers an exclusive shuttle service for students.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: P. Gomez St., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 850-0888 



Mango Tree Residences

With only 10 suites per floor, you can expect this exclusive residence to give you the privacy you need. It’s also only a few minutes away from the nearest shopping centers and schools.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: Paterno cor. Ledesma Sts., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: P3.1 M to P9.3 M

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 810-3333 


Little Baguio Terraces

Have a relaxing vacation in a resort-inspired home—365 days a year. This six-tower residential community features amenities such as a 15-meter lap pool, a sunbathing deck, and pocket gardens.


TYPE: Mid-rise condominium

LOCATION: 1500 N. Domingo St., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 810-3333 


Developer: MEGAWORLD

Greenhills Heights

With a wide, paved driveway, this four-tower residential condominium promises to give homeowners a respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. The contemporary architecture makes a statement, as do the Zen garden, free-form tropical-style swimming pool, and other recreational facilities.

TYPE: Mid-rise condominium

LOCATION: Pinaglabanan St., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: P2.8 M to P7.7 M

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 531-5670



Dover Hill

A luxurious townhouse development lies in the midst of commercial and entertainment centers, with lush greenery and carefully planned living spaces. Three- to five-bedroom units are available.

TYPE: Townhouse

LOCATION: A. Mabini cor. Ortega and Pilar Sts., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 632-9069



One Wilson Square

Enjoy a spacious and well-appointed residence, and get full access to a range of luxurious amenities in this address. Plus, you are only a few minutes away from Greenhills, and a short drive to Ortigas and Makati.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: Ortigas Ave. cor. Wilson St., Greenhills, San Juan

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 225-6850



Clairemont Hills

In this rural setting at the heart of the city, there is enough space to breathe. It’s a unique development where the upper ground level consists of 23 town house units, and a 16-storey residential tower. Parking and utilities are confined to the lower ground level.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: Alfonso XIII St., Bgy. Corazon de Jesus, San Juan City


CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 988-7988


Developer: Wee Community Development Inc.

Baron Tower

Those aspiring to own a home in the coveted Greenhills area can look into this low-density condominium project. It boasts generous living spaces and first-class amenities, including an outdoor park. 

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: 191 Wilson St., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request


Skyvillas at One Balete

Privacy and exclusivity are this development’s main offerings. There are only two to eight apartments per floor, so spaciousness is ensured in every home.


TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: 1 Balete, New Manila

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 416-8686


81 Xavier Residences

Take your pick from mixed flats and loft-type units, and enjoy green features such as light wells. The two towers are at street level, so common areas are directly accessible from the street.

TYPE: High-rise condominium

LOCATION: 81 Xavier cor. De Jesus Sts., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request


One86 at Wilson

The Art Deco style is the inspiration for the interiors of this condominium development designed—and reserved—for a select few. The wide hallways are well ventilated, and there are only four high-ceiling units to a floor.

TYPE: Mid-rise condominium

LOCATION: 186 Wilson St., San Juan City

PRICE RANGE: Prices available upon request

CONTACT DETAILS: (02) 656-5989, 722-7101, 623-9533 


Read the original article in the July 2017 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App. Log on to for more details.

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