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Most Expensive Houses In The Philippines

Where in the Philippines are the most expensive residential areas? That’s precisely what you’re going to find out. In the meanwhile, we can tell you that owning a home on this list will cost you at least P200 million.

We’ve all heard of upscale neighborhoods like Forbes Park, Dasmarinas Village, and Ayala Alabang. But which one is truly the most expensive? 

So, without further ado, here is a list of the country’s most expensive houses.

Philippines’ Most Expensive Subdivisions

Dasmarinas Village: owning a residential lot in Dasma will cost you P374,000 per square meter (sq. m.).

This means that if you acquire a 1,000 sq. ft. m. Be prepared to pay at least P374 million for a lot inside Dasmarinas Village! Take notice that this is only the cost of a lot – the house isn’t included!

Here’s a list of the most expensive residential subdivisions in the country, ranked by property values (lot only). 

Note: The cost is calculated per sq. m.

1. Dasmarinas Village (Makati)- P374,000 

2. Forbes Park (Makati) -P300,000

3. Urdaneta Village (Makati)- P270,000

4. Corinthian Gardens (Quezon City) -P252,000

5. Greenhills East (San Juan)- P210,000

6. Greenmeadows (Quezon City & Pasig)- P160,000

7. Valle Verde (Pasig)- P150,000

8. Ayala Alabang (Muntinlupa)- P95,000

9. Hillsborough Alabang (Muntinlupa)- P58,000

Even though most of us are familiar with Forbes Park, it appears that it is no longer the most expensive residential village in the Philippines.

Yes, the lot price at Forbes Park has more than doubled in just five years, from P130,000 per sq. ft. to P230,000 per sq. ft. m. P280,000 per square meter (in 2012). m. (As of 2017). But, as of 2012, it had already lost the title of “most expensive subdivision” in the Philippines to Dasmarinas Village in Makati, making the latter the country’s most expensive residential area.

Top 5 Most Expensive Houses Owned By Celebrities

Are you wondering how the houses of rich celebrities in the Philippines look like?

Here is a sneak peek at houses for sale inside ultra-exclusive and uber-expensive villages and subdivisions in the Philippines.

The Makati Mansion of Manny Pacquiao

Photo: Rene Mejia/YES! Magazine

Manny Pacquiao, the world boxing champion from the Philippines, is still one of the highest-paid athletes in the world. As a result, it is no surprise that he owns some of the most expensive homes in the Philippines. His mansion in a gated neighborhood in Forbes Park, Makati, which he purchased for an estimated P700 million, is one of his numerous luxurious properties.

The mansion is approximately 1,500 square feet and is located on Cambridge Street in North Forbes. Now, the asking price for Manny Pacquiao’s Forbes Park home is P1.5 billion ($30.6 million)!

Kris Aquino’s Quezon City Dream House

Photo Source: Filipino Guide

Kris Aquino, affectionately dubbed the “queen of the media” by her supporters, costs around P140 million.

She has previously shown a sneak peek of her dream home on her morning show, with a 20-meter pool. It will also feature an open kitchen and dining spaces with high ceilings. The television mansion will also include a separate living area with concealed stairs leading to her bedroom.

Tagaytay’s Luxurious Mansion of Willie Revillame

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Willie Revillame, a television star, is known for buying the most expensive celebrity homes in the Philippines. The mansion was constructed on a five-hectare plot of land that cost roughly P130 million. The property boasts a spectacular view of the Taal Volcano and Lake.

Revillame has spent an additional P160 million on high-end and imported furniture for his residence. There is a sauna, a gym, and a music room in the house. 

The Expansive Mansion of Joel Cruz in Batangas

Photo Source: The Victorian Theorem

Joel Cruz created a name for himself by selling low-cost perfume. He bought a 2000-meter lot and built a house on it that he planned himself.

With an outdoor pool designed like a perfume bottle, a sauna, a gazebo, a fountain, and even an Italian mosaic, the three-story estate is a showcase of luxury. A spectacular glass elevator, estimated to cost over P1 million, allows visitors to explore the mansion.

Home of Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera in Taguig

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Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera are regarded as one of the Philippines’ most popular and well-paid celebrity couples. Following their widely-publicized wedding in 2014, the couple moved to their new home in Taguig City, which may easily be one of the most costly celebrity mansions in the Philippines. 

The pair recently gave the world a rare view of their home, which featured a large living room, a glass staircase, a sophisticated dining room, and even a bamboo garden where they usually entertain guests.

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