Century Spire awarded Best Mixed-use Development

Leading premium property developer Century Properties, known for its successful and high-end property developments in the Philippines, reached another milestone for Century Spire as the project garnered the Best Mixed-use Development Award at the 2015-2016 Asia Pacific Property Awards held last May in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Competing alongside prominent and well-known real estate companies in [...]

June 27th, 2015|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

2 office towers to put PH in green map

The Asia-Pacific region is catching up in terms of “green” building initiatives. With mounting pressure from the international business community—especially from foreign investors—on local locators to offer more green buildings in the country, it is increasingly becoming relevant for developers to vie for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environment Design) certification. LEED certification is a [...]

April 11th, 2015|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

Armani-designed high-rise: Height of tasteful condo luxury in Makati

Italian fashion great Giorgio Armani, whose name is synonymous with minimalism and understated elegance, is making an imprint in the Philippines. Century Spire, the mixed-use high-rise of Century Properties along Kalayaan Avenue, Makati, is the first project in Asia for his home furnishing and design firm, Armani Casa. Armani is designing the public areas, and [...]

July 16th, 2014|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

‘Starchitect’ who rebuilt New York’s World Trade Center designs a new Manila landmark

It takes only a statement project to spark interest in the gentrification of a degenerating city. Daniel Libeskind, dubbed by the New York Times as a "starchitect," could have been describing the redevelopment of the World Trade Center, of which he was the master planner. But he was actually referring to his Philippine project, the [...]

June 4th, 2014|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

Armani, Libeskind headline Century Properties Project

MANILA, Philippines-Property developer Centuries Properties Group (CPG) has teamed up with Polish-born international architect Daniel Libeskind and iconic Italian luxury brand Giorgio Armani to develop Century Spire, a 60-story mixed-use establishment at Century City in Makati. Century Spire, the first Century-branded building in Century Towers, will offer more than 500 residential units, 67 percent of [...]

May 29th, 2014|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

World Trade Center architect coming to Manila

Daniel Libeskind is at work on Century Spire, the 60-story tower whose design is unprecedented, and which reflects the optimism about the Philippine economy Touted by the New York Times as a "starchitect," Daniel Libeskind is the master plan architect for the reconstruction of the World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan. He is coming to [...]

May 14th, 2014|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

Century Properties a name synonymous with quality projects

One of the most prominent and respected real estate development companies in the country today is Century Properties. Several iconic buildings of Century Properties have drastically enhanced the city skyline especially its tallest project, The Gramercy Tower. Since it was founded 27 years ago, Century Properties has transformed about 75 hectares of building space into [...]

February 15th, 2014|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

Century Properties sees P8B in sales from new project

Armani to do interior design of luxury condo Publicly listed builder Century Properties Group Inc. expects to generate P8 billion in sales from a high-end residential tower in Makati City where it partnered with the luxury group Armani for the interior design, a statement issued on Friday showed. The upscale project, dubbed Century Spire, will [...]

November 10th, 2013|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

Armani partners with Century Properties

This November, intrepid developer Jose E.B. Antonio will try to outdo himself-yet again. In 1996, he took a major gamble by building his first luxury condominium, Essensa East Forbes, at the then-undeveloped Bonifacio Global City. It was designed by the firm of architecture icon I.M. Pei. The Asian Crisis had left the property market anxious [...]

November 3rd, 2013|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|

Century Properties H1 earnings rise 91% to P944M

Publicly listed Century Properties Group Inc. is spending about P7 billion for its various projects this year, as it reported strong sales and earnings for the first half of the year. In a recent briefing, company officials said Century Properties’ net income for the first semester of 2012 rose by 91 percent to P944 million [...]

August 16th, 2013|Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippine News|