By Gil Cabacungan
Real estate developer Delfin Lee will attend a Senate committee hearing this week and answer all questions regarding the allegations that he, in connivance with housing officials, had defrauded the Pag-Ibig Fund (Home Mutual Development Fund) of P6.6 billion using hundreds of ghost buyers of his company, Globe Asiatique’s flagship project in Pampanga, according to his lawyer.
By Gil Cabacungan
Robinsons Land Corp.’s acquisition of Tacloban City’s 2.4-hectare bus terminal and public market complex for P316.8 million in 2012—a year before the Eastern Visayas trading hub was virtually washed by Super Typhoon Yolanda—has come under a cloud after the Commission on Audit (COA) revealed the property was sold without its mandatory approval and below the floor price.
By Nestor Corrales
Real-estate magnate Delfin Lee on Friday was brought to the Pampanga Regional Trial Court (RTC) after he was arrested at a hotel in Manila.
By Dona Z. Pazzibugan
After a 27-year litigation to prove the properties were ill-gotten, the government has forfeited P120 million worth of properties of the late National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) director Jolly Bugarin.
By Maricar B. Brizuela
One of the two condominium developers whose security guards and workers figured in a tense standoff Friday over the control of a road has revealed plans to take the dispute before the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB).
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
The Court of Appeals has affirmed the claim of the family of former Chief Justice Renato Corona that they are the owners of the property in Sampaloc, Manila which was cited during the impeachment trial last year.
By Frances Mangosing
Damage to properties caused by the 7.2 magnitude earthquake last week increased to P902 million, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Tuesday.
The Home Development Mutual Fund, known as Pag-Ibig Fund, has failed to stop a Makati Regional Trial Court from ordering it to honor its obligations to property developer Globe Asiatique in connection with a mass housing project in Pampanga.
By Tonette Orejas
If President Aquino got the trust of suspected pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles to surrender to him on August 28, might he also be able to prod fugitive housing developer Delfin Lee to do the same?
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
The local government of Taguig City filed a motion for reconsideration at the Court of Appeals over its earlier declaration that revenue-rich Fort Bonifacio is under the jurisdiction of Makati City.
A Quezon City councilor has asked his colleagues to support a move to limit to two pieces of property that a participant in a tax foreclosure auction can purchase.
By Niña P. Calleja
Before he could even take actual control of the land, Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. on Thursday expressed willingness to “share” with Taguig City the revenues to be raised from the bustling Bonifacio Global City (BGC), which the Court of Appeals (CA) recently handed back to his city after a 20-year boundary dispute with Taguig.
By Nathaniel R. Melican
A third party has joined the dispute over Fort Bonifacio. “That’s our land they’re fighting over,” declared a former councilor of Pateros, who is leading the municipality’s claim to the Fort Bonifacio and other former military reservations in the area, after the Court of Appeals issued a decision awarding jurisdiction over the area to [...]