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Work on Horizons 101 condo resumes

July 28, 2012


CONSTRUCTION resumes in what would be Cebu’s tallest building after the Cebu city government lifted its cease and desist order for Horizons 101. The formal signing of the work contract with the general contractor will be held today. Taft Property Development Corp., developer of Horizon’s 101, has engaged DDT Konstract to build the 55- story […]

GK to manage Lorega condoville

May 30, 2012


THE Cebu City Government will not be collecting rentals from occupants of the urban poor condominium in the old Lorega Cemetery. To ensure that it is properly managed, Mayor Michael Rama is letting the Gawad Kalinga (GK) Foundation manage and operate it. Rama met with GK Foundation and Collin Rosell, head of Department for the […]

Traffic board voices concern over congestion in condo site

April 15, 2012


The unpleasant prospect of traffic congestion has raised concerns among Cebu City officials over the second phase of a major condominium project along Maxilom Avenue and Juana Osmeña Streets in Cebu City. The Cebu City Traffic Operations Management (Citom) said it received a City Council resolution asking them to conduct a traffic impact study on […]

Soil in condo site ‘soft’ creek was overlooked

April 13, 2012


The soil is soft.” This was the finding of Dr. Salvador Reyes, a structural engineering expert flown in from Manila to look into the collapse of part of a 30-meter-high excavation wall in the Taft Property condominum project site in Cebu City. His finding was contained in a report titled Evaluation on the Geotechnical Conditions […]

15-meter zone around condo site ‘off limits’ to people; Taft Property to do rehabilitation work

April 12, 2012


An investigation got underway yesterday to find out why part of the excavation wall in a condominum project in Cebu City collapsed on Tuesday and whether houses clustered near the pit are in danger of falling in. A 15-meter buffer zone was declared around the site. No one is allowed to enter this zone, said […]

City Hall stops excavation for twin 50-storey condos

April 10, 2012


    There was a loud crash past 1 p.m., then the second floor of the house tilted. “My nephews thought there was an earthquake because the house moved,” said 29-year-old house renter Jonah Pacheco in Cebuano. The two boys, an uncle and a teenage neighbor, were lucky to get out alive. A meter away, […]