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Buying a Condo Near Pasig

Updated on March 3, 2015

Condo buildings are becoming an investment of choice for professionals in mega-cities such as Metro Manila. Condo units are in great demand, hence, there is no problem in case one plans to resell in the future thus assuring of a fair return in your investment. Building projects are starting everywhere and this is true in Pasig City as more and developers do real estate development because of its proximity to the business areas. Pasig is the perfect location with all the necessary establishments like schools, entertainment hubs, hospitals and work districts.

These new high-rises fill the gap for the dearth in housing and young urban professionals who are increasingly becoming mobile have made their investment choices with ease due to low interest rates from housing loans via bank financing. These high-rise condominium residences provide the accessibility to work and play as they are located in key and strategic places in the Pasig City.

Sonata Private Residences

The Sonata Private Residences is a one of its kind due to its mix-up complex that provides a modern residence, hotel and and office or commercial in one building nestled right in the middle of the Ortigas business district skyline. The strategic location provides the lucky resident the opportunity to be right where the action is because literally, major shopping, schools and medical provides are just a 'hop' away.

Sonata Private Residences

Sonata Prospective. Image credit: Sonataprivateresidences site
Sonata Prospective. Image credit: Sonataprivateresidences site

The Sonata Private Residences counts as its neighbors the Shangri-La Plaza, EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, Megamall shopping complex, UAP school, and many others. One can literally walk to all these places if you happen to be the owner of a unit in Sonata Private Residences. Composed of 2 towers, the Sonata provides residential units available in 1, 2, and 3 bedroom flats with balconies and residents are assured of ease in moving within the buildings as each tower is provided with 4 elevators each. The 1-bedroom units come in 38 to 45 sqm. and unit price starts from P3-4 Million for such. The bigger units also have bigger spaces with the corresponding prices.

The Sonata Private Residences is currently under construction with turnover date for the Building 1, and 2 slated on June 20, 2013 and December 30, 2014 respectively. The Sonata is one of the prime projects of Robinsons Land Corp. in Pasig City.

Site Development. Image credit: Sonataprivateresidences site
Site Development. Image credit: Sonataprivateresidences site

Sonata Amenities

A privileged owner of a unit in Sonata will give you the opportunity to make use of the following amenities: Landscaped gardens or pocket parks, 80-meter jogging path, a 25-meter pool, sauna, area for children's facilities, a game room and a multi-function area.

In addition, the Sonata Private Residences also boasts of Level 2 amenities with music rooms overlooking the gardens and pool, a private mini-theater, gym and studio, a residents' lounge and Wifi spot area overlooking the gardens and pool. All these makes the Sonata a perfect place for those who love the busy city life but also wants to maintain a fit and less stressed lifestyle.

Sonata 1 Bedroom Unit (video credit: robinsonsproperties)

1-bedroom unit plan
1-bedroom unit plan | Source

Sonata (video credit:realtymanila on YouTube)

Sonata 2 Bedroom Unit (videocredit:robinsonsproperties)

Eton Emerald Lofts -Preselling

Eton Emerald Lofts is one of the newest developments in the center of the Ortigas Business District (OBD) at the corner of Emerald Avenue and Sapphire/Garnet Streets consist of a 41-storey high-rise condominium. The project is right next to the business establishments in Pasig City, as well as hospitals like the Medical City, and major shopping malls such as Robinsons Galleria, The Podium and Megamall and a few minutes away from Tiendesitas and Hypermart.

These latest project is highly-recommended to investors and young families, as well as retirees.


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Eton Emerald Lofts offers features and amenities that busy young professionals would appreciate to complement their sleek and modern city living. It showcases an amenity deck on the 6th floor with a pool (both adult and kiddie), gym, children's play area, and the retail shops located in the ground floor area including a coffee shop, spa, casual dining as well as a beauty salon.

The units come in 1, and 2 bedrooms, as well as bi-levels at affordable pre-selling prices starting at around P30,000 per month. The one bedroom models are quite spacious at 35 sqm (376.60 sqf), while the 2-bedroom units start at 59 sqm (635.27 sqf).

The Eton Emerald Lofts is a project of Eton Properties and currently still in construction phase with slated turnover date on December 2011.

Eton Emerald Lofts (Video credit:stephenpdavid on YouTube)

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Image credit: Realestatephilippinesblog | Source

Rochester Condominium

Rochester Condominiums

Located right in the middle of San Joaquin, Pasig City and the Kalayaan Extension is Rochester Condominium an affordable choice for anyone who wants to try high-rise living. It offers 1, 2, and 3-bedroom models, as well as a bi-level suit. The 1-bedroom unit is offered at low preselling prices. Unit starts at 26 sqm. for 1-bedroom models while 3-bedroom models with balcony are at 58.77 sqm.

Rochester is located along Elisco Road in San Joaquin and is very accessile to C-5, Fort Bonifacio and other prominent establishments in the area. Rochester is a project of Empire East.


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      cecil 5 years ago

      beware of buying from eton! I bought 2 units at Eton Emerald Lofts and they are 9 months delayed already. They keep changing contractors and now don't have one to fix the issues. Turnover has been a nightmare! I've read similar experiences from their other developments as well!

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      Gei Moore 6 years ago from Pilipinas

      Hey eafblog! Thank you very much for dropping by! I will definitely. :)