Century Properties expects to sustain its record performance this year and is planning to turn over four of its projects in Metro Manila this year, including its mall and its medical building.
“Century Properties opened 2014 riding high with a record pre-sales growth, and we intend to keep this momentum going with the same aggressive and impassioned approach we took in the past year. The results were tremendous so we expect to perform no less in 2014,” Century Executive Chairman of the Board Jose E.B. Antonio said.
According to Antonio, their resolve in developing innovative real еstatе products for the market over the past years, coupled with a differentiated marketing strategy, resulted in successful property sales.
“This propelled the completion and turnover of several residential and commercial projects for Century this year,” he added. Century earlier reported that its reservation sales for 2013 rose to a record P24.6 billion.
In December, 2013, Century has completed more than 1,300 units of Knightsbridge Residences at Century City on Kalayaan Avenue, Makati. Unit inspections and turnover have started with unit owners.
Meanwhile, the Century City Mall is scheduled for a soft opening this month. The Company said 17,000 square meters of the retail center’s net leasable space is over 90 percent leased out to more than 100 tenants, including include a high-end supermarket, premium cinemas, café, restaurants, boutiques and specialty stores.
By the end of 2014, Century said it will turn over more than 500 clinic suites at Centuria Medical Makati, a 28-storey outpatient IT-medical arts building also at Century City.
There are three more buildings in the Century City development that are in various stages of development and construction, including Milano Residences (scheduled for a 2015 turnover), Trump Tower (scheduled for a 2016 turnover), the office-residential building called Century Spire (slated for a 2018 turnover).
Century will also turn over by the end of February close to 600 units at the newly-completed St. Tropez building at the Azure Urban Resort Residences in Paranaque City. This is the third tower within the nine-building residential resort development, which has already turned over two towers totaling more than 1,300 units in 2013.
Construction of Azure’s third and fourth buildings has reached their top off stage, and Azure’s ninth tower, the Bahamas, launched more than 750 units recently.
In March, Century will officially open the Azure’s Paris Beach Club, a multi-level amenity center designed by Paris Hilton, with the international celebrity slated to personally grace the occasion.
Century Properties, likewise, announced that construction is on schedule for its multi-tower, masterplanned community developments Acqua Private Residences in Mandaluyong City, and the Residences at Commonwealth in Quezon City.
To our Century Properties partners, stakeholders, and communities,
As we closely monitor the developments on the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the government’s declaration of a community quarantine in the National Capital Region, we recognize that we have entered a unique and challenging time.
Despite this, we want to assure you that your safety and well-being are our priority. We are grateful that you continue to choose us as your partner and developer, and trust us to handle your business, property investment, and home with utmost professionalism and genuine care.
To safeguard your health, we have implemented steps to ensure that all safety measures and guidelines from the Department of Health and the World Health Organization are disseminated to our properties and communities, and our property management teams are well staffed and prepared with the proper contingencies to assist the needs of our tenants and residents. We are prepared for medical emergencies, and protocols are in place should we encounter COVID-19 cases within our properties. We have no reported cases at this time, but we are preparing for all eventualities.
We also augmented our equipment and know-how to implement additional precautionary measures in our communities, including the regular disinfection of common areas and tapping the expertise of hospital-grade cleaning providers to train our teams in applying high standards of sanitation in our properties.
Our employees are likewise important to us, as they are the lifeblood of our operations and services to you. Our valuable concierge, security personnel, housekeeping, and engineering staff will continue to serve you round the clock. And to do so without compromising their health and safety, they have been equipped with protective gear and are strictly observing hygiene measures to reduce the risks of transmission.
Furthermore, our support staff who are servicing our partners, tenants, and property buyers are adopting flexible working arrangements to continue to assist you. We will be open with augmentation from personnel who will be working from home as part of the contingencies we have in place. Our partner and client-facing teams will inform you of any adjustments on this end, and we hope for your understanding as we also protect the health of our employees and their families, and support government efforts to contain the further spread of COVID-19 in the country.
Rest assured that no matter the difficulties, we are here for you and we are here to stay. Our company has been around for 34 years, with our strong foundations built upon the wisdom and experience of our management, and the expertise of our young, committed, and dependable team. We have endured disasters and economic downturns for more than three decades, and with your help and cooperation we can weather this challenge together and come back from this even stronger.
As you also do your personal assessment of what’s going on, let us know how we can help you.
If you have any concerns with your property purchase, call your agent or send our documentations and collections team a message. We are going to provide utmost consideration and assistance to our clients who have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Let’s talk and please don’t worry.
If you are feeling unwell or need medical assistance, call or Viber our building concierge. Our Urgent Care Clinic at Centuria Medical Makati, located in Century City, is open 24 hours for your medical needs should you feel worried about possible coronavirus symptoms or other illnesses.
Retail tenants are also welcome to contact us for questions concerning the latest guidelines from the government as malls and other public-facing establishments reduce operating hours.
In case stores have run out of alcohol, sanitizers, or hygiene kits, let our concierge know and we will do our best to help source them for you.
Contact details of our various support teams are below. Or simply reply to this e-mail so we can have someone assist you immediately.
We are here to help ease your concerns. We are confident that the resilience of Filipinos, coupled with everyone’s perseverance and cooperation, will help our country emerge stronger from this challenge.
Thank you for your time and please remember to take the necessary health precautions for you and your family. We pray for everyone’s safety as we navigate this challenge and will update you as we have new and pertinent information.
MARCO R. ANTONIO
President and CEO
Century Properties Group
Please contact us for your concerns:
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