Personal Residence #1 – Round 1 Final Renovation Update (April 24, 2019)

Well, just like I had anticipated, I won’t be getting a chance to start renovating the kitchen before my time in Manila is up; I’m now scheduled to head back to California and will be there before you know it. With that said, I continued to make incremental progress over at

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Real Estate Investing – BGC Condo Prices North of 250,000 PHP (Per Square Meter)?

Prior to December 2017, I had never been to Manila before in my life, and had no clue there was a carefully crafted “shiny bubble city” to be found within it. Shortly upon arrival, though, as if right from the start, I immediately fell in love with

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Personal Residence #1 – Kitchen Decisions (April 14, 2019)

As I mentioned in previous posts, I might elect to save the kitchen remodel until later this year, possibly in the fall season, since I have plans to return to California soon. In any case, I allocated a portion of time over the last few days to

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Personal Residence #1 – Another Renovation Update (April 13, 2019)

Renovation work continues on! Today, a big step was taken (in my opinion) when the new bathroom sink/cabinet/mirror were installed successfully. Now, I realize a lot of the stuff I’m doing here with my personal residence is nothing more than

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Personal Residence #1 – Renovation Spending Update (April 11, 2019)

Prior to completing the purchase of Personal Residence #1, I really had no idea how much a full-blown renovation would cost, but in the back of my mind, I was already budgeting around ~$15,000 USD. I thought the aforementioned figure would be

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Personal Residence #1 – First Week of Renovations (April 10, 2019)

Well, it’s been roughly 1 week now since I obtained the keys to my new personal residence in Bonifacio Global City (BGC), Manila. I’ve still got plenty of work to do, but as the saying goes, slow and steady wins the race.

Here’s an update to some of what’s been going on

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