6 Value-for-Money Residential Neighborhoods in the Philippines

Whether you’re looking for a starter home, vacation crib, retirement abode, or property investment, it’s important to know you’re making the right choice. You’d want to look for a developer that has a long history and excellent track record in building properties. Are the properties of high quality? Are the locations convenient, accessible, and safe? Provided with good amenities? These factors can help determine if a property is good value for money and worth your time and investment.

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If you’re looking to secure a home, whether for personal use, investment, or both, one of the biggest and most trusted developers in the Philippines is Camella. A developer of mid-priced quality house and lot and condominium properties, Camella is a brand under Vista Land & Lifescapes, Inc.—the country’s largest integrated property developer that maintains a compelling presence across the country.

Camella is on its 45th year as a homebuilder—that’s over four decades of track record in building quality dream homes for Filipinos.

To help you in your home-buying journey, here are six Camella communities around the Philippines that offer great value for your money.

Camella Alfonso

Location: Brgy. Marahan 1, Alfonso, Cavite

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If you’ve ever dreamed of living close to Tagaytay, Camella Alfonso can offer you that and more. Only 25 minutes to Tagaytay City, living here gives you access to tourist destinations, a smorgasbord of dining choices, scenic views, and cool weather all-year-round. It’s even conveniently close to malls, hospitals, and other essential establishments. As a neighborhood located within the first-class municipality of Alfonso, Cavite, it offers more than just proximity to Tagaytay—residents can enjoy life in a peaceful and secure exclusive subdivision.

At Camella Alfonso, you can choose from seven Italian-inspired designs for your dream home. All these model houses feature a built-in or optional balcony, while the neighborhood boasts amenities like a wellness area, butterfly sanctuary, bird aviary, jogging trails, and more.

More about Camella Alfonso here.

Camella Manors Lipa

Location: Brgy. Tibig, Lipa City, Batangas

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Just an hour away from Metro Manila, accessible via the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Lipa, Batangas offers an ideal setting for those who wish to live in a suburban setting yet still close to the metro.

Perfect for nature lovers, Lipa is home to majestic mountains famous for their hiking trails, stunning diving spots, and pristine beaches perfect for weekend trips. Imagine living just a short drive from all these. Not to mention daily access to Batangas’ famous kapeng barako and lomi that foodies enjoy and love!

Situated between Mt. Malarayat and Mt. Maculot, Lipa rarely experiences heavy typhoons thanks to these natural windbreakers protecting the city. Flooding hardly ever occurs as Lipa is on an elevated location, without fault lines underneath it, making the city essentially earthquake-safe.

On top of all these, Camella Manors Lipa is a relaxing pine community that offers vertical home seekers a resort-themed property in this thriving city south of Manila.

More about Camella Manors Lipa here.

Camella Sta. Maria

Location: Brgy. Pulongbuhangin, Sta Maria, Bulacan

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Located right outside the metro, Camella Sta. Maria in Sta. Maria, Bulacan is a perfect neighborhood for those seeking for a home in a suburban setting. It’s a sprawling 30-hectare development designed for residential and commercial space needs. Situated along the Sta. Maria Road, the property is close to transport hubs, commercial centers, hospitals, schools, as well as the Philippine Arena, the world’s largest indoor arena.

Need to de-stress after a hard-working week? Head to one of the five malls close to Camella Sta. Maria for a dose of retail therapy, movie date night, or lunch out with the family. Dad’s Vineyard Resort & Butterfly Garden, Long Meadows Country Resort, and Sitio Lucia Hotel and Garden Resort are also nearby, giving homeowners a balance of work and play.

More about Camella Sta. Maria here.

Camella Gapan

Location: Maharlika Hiway, Brgy. Sto. Cristo, Gapan City, Nueva Ecija

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Camella Gapan in Gapan, Nueva Ecija is a beautiful 18-hectare Mediterranean-themed community, boasting of a neighborhood surrounded by natural sceneries. Anyone dreaming of a serene life can experience it here.

Nueva Ecija is a thriving province famous for farming, fish ponds, and livestock production, while not lacking in essential lifestyle and commercial establishments. Gapan City, specifically Camella Gapan’s location, benefits from the city’s growing economy where businesses and developments keep popping up. If you are looking to invest or move away from the city to experience a quiet provincial life, Camella Gapan is a community worth looking at.

Camella Gapan boasts exclusive amenities like a clubhouse, playground, and basketball court, as well as top-notch security features. The neighborhood is secured with CCTVs and 24/7 roving and stationary guards. With properties starting at P2.2 million, you can find great value for your money here.

More about Camella Gapan here.

Camella Manors Bacolod

Location: GM Cordova Ave (Buri Road), Bacolod City, Negros Occidental

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A city with a low crime rate and earning awards such as “Top Model City of the Philippines” in 2017 and 2019, Bacolod is considered one of the most livable cities in the country. It’s also home to MassKara Festival, chicken inasal, the historic site of The Ruins, and many other popular destinations, making Bacolod not just an exciting place but an amazing city to reside in. Imagine having daily access to all these and more!

Camella Manors Bacolod is a mid-rise vertical village with a refreshing resort vibe. Living here feels like a never-ending vacation. Aside from its resort-style modern amenities and first-rate security, you’ll also love Camella Manors Bacolod’s strategic location. Situated in a prime area, close to schools, hospitals, and other essential establishments, Camella Manors Bacolod is also a few minutes away from the airport, making it the perfect hub for travel, vacation, and business.

More about Camella Manors Bacolod here.

Camella Davao

Location: Brgy. Communal, Buhangin, Davao City

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At the heart of this bustling city is a peaceful escape—fresh air and lush landscapes you will never tire of. The green environment of Camella Davao is complemented by open spaces and lifestyle amenities to ensure that residents get to enjoy a holistic lifestyle in a dynamic city location. Imagine not just the quality of air but more importantly, the quality of life you can have every day—in Camella Davao.

Located in the King City of the South, this neighborhood provides access to the city’s gateway, the Davao International airport, just two minutes away from the property.

Being in the heart of the south’s largest and most developed city, living in Camella Davao gives you everything you’ll ever need for comfortable living: hospitals, schools, lifestyle centers, and business hubs. Some of the Philippines’ most exquisite tourist spots can be found in Davao, like Mount Apo, Samal Island, Eden Nature Park, the Philippine Eagle Center, and more.

If vertical living is more to your taste, Davao City is also home to Camella’s newest condominium project in Mindanao, the Camella Manors Frontera. Here, residents are set to enjoy smart home features and resort-themed amenities.

More about Camella Davao here.

You can’t go wrong investing in a Camella house and lot or condominium property. All Camella developments are safe, providing 24/7 security and perimeter fences. They are situated in convenient locations, close to essential establishments and infrastructures, and boast lifestyle amenities for comfortable living.

To date, Camella has built over 500,00 homes in Metro Manila and in key provinces and municipalities around the Philippines. Camella ensures best value for money for home seekers and investors.

To know more about Camella developments around the country, visit Camella’s website at www.camella.com.ph. Follow Camella on Facebook and Instagram at @CamellaOfficial.