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Real Estate Megaworld Corporation Through the years, Megaworld has been developing integrated mega-communities that offer basically everything that tenants want and need. This the Company does in pursuit of its prime objective of providing the "perfect" community that offers comfort, convenience and everything else.
Megaworld believes that the perfect community is one that fulfills the basic needs of its residents and tenants—comfort, convenience, and security, among others. With this in mind, Megaworld set out to develop complete mega-communities where residents can live, work, play, learn, and even shop—all within their areas of residence.
Megaworld, in fact, pioneered the "live-work-play-learn" development concept—building perfect communities that not only have residences but also workplaces, commercial establishments, and learning institutions.
Megaworld is one of the leading property developers in the Philippines and is primarily engaged in the development in Metro Manila of large scale mixed-use planned communities, or townships, that integrate residential, commercial, leisure and entertainment components.
Founded inMegaworld initially established a reputation for building high-quality residential condominiums and commercial properties located in convenient urban locations, with access to offices and to leisure and entertainment centers in Metro Manila. Beginning inin response to demand for the lifestyle convenience of having quality residences in close proximity to office and leisure facilities, Megaworld began to focus on the development of mixed-use communities, primarily for the middle-income market, by commencing the development of its Eastwood City project.
Megaworld's real estate portfolio includes residential condominium units, subdivision lots, as well as office projects and retail space.
Megaworld's current land bank consists of real estate that it has acquired in prime locations in the Philippines such as Makati, Quezon City, Iloilo and Cebu. InMegaworld acquired a hectare property which was the site of the old domestic airport in Mandurriao, Iloilo, on which its expects to develop a township community.
It also acquired a hectare property in Mactan, Cebu where it plans to develop a mixed-use project. InMegaworld's 20th year of operations, the Company experienced another banner year as its residential projects continued to perform well and the growth of the BPO industry further created increasing demand for office spaces.
As such, Megaworld's net income amounted to a record P4. Total revenues, in turn, grew by 2. The increase in total revenues was mainly due to an increase in real estate sales, rental income and interest income for the year. Megaworld continued this momentum of growth into as the Company closed the first half of the year with a net income of P2.
From toMegaworld and its affiliates launched over residential buildings, office buildings and a hotel consisting in aggregate of more than 5. Megaworld's current property development projects consist of mixed-use residential and commercial developments located throughout Metro Manila and residential units at the Araneta Center in Quezon City.
The objective of each of the mixed-use developments is to provide an integrated community with high quality "live-work-play-learn" amenities within close proximity to each other.
Each of Megaworld's main projects are described in detail below. In response to growing demand for office space with infrastructure capable of supporting IT-based operations such as high-speed telecommunications facilities, hour uninterruptible power supply and computer security, Megaworld launched the Eastwood City CyberPark, the Philippines' first IT park, within Eastwood City in Global companies located in the Eastwood City CyberPark include the headquarters of IBM Philippines and Citibank's credit card and data center operations as anchor tenants.
In connection with development of the CyberPark, Megaworld was instrumental in working with the Government to obtain the first PEZA-designated special economic zone status for an IT park in A PEZA special economic zone designation confers certain tax incentives such as an income tax holiday of four to six years and other tax exemptions upon businesses that are located within the zone.
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