Living Near Metro Manila: 7 Home Options for People Working in NCR


Metro Manila is home to the country's most distinguished corporations and employment options. And, there is no questioning that the lifestyle in the National Capital Region is convenient but also pricey and fast-paced. So, moving to places near the Metro is more practical. There will be a few efforts with your commute to and fro to work, but enjoying weekdays with nature will be easier. It can be the sign you are looking for when you wish to have a career and life balance.


We've all been to these places more than a hundred times while doing site visits or tripping with our clients. Since Home Options already served more than 100,000 successful home seekers that found their house and lot and condo units through our assistance.


List of top properties outside Metro Manila:


1.     Rizal

Emerging road networks in Rizal are one of its charms. Each community of Lumina Homes in Rizal provides affordable and high-quality houses and lots that you can finance through bank financing. However, each home option in Rizal has its highlight that will entice you and help you decide on which to choose as your new home address.

· Lumina Pililla

With the newly opened LRT-2 Extension in Masinag, Antipolo City, the transportation going to Metro Manila is much easier since there is a Pililla-Masinag terminal via UV Express.


The bonus? You are a few minutes away from the Pililla Windmill Farm and historical places like St. Mary Magdalene Parish and Bahay na Bato.


· Lumina Baras

Achieving balance is the goal for Lumina Baras essential establishments are easily accessible, but once you enter the property, you can feel the area's serenity.


Lumina Baras is conveniently positioned near a market, a hospital, retail stores, and government facilities. The Celossian Flower Farm, Punta de Fabian, Bang Gandang Baras Park, D'One Resort, and other tourist attractions and recreational establishments are close by.


· Lumina Binangonan

Ready for occupancy and affordable properties are offered here in Lumina Binangonan. Have an exclusive lifestyle when you choose to reside here, where you get to see an overlooking view of the cityscapes on the other side and green mountains on the other. It is a stone's throw away from Eastridge Golf Club, Thunderbird Hotel and Casino, The Petroglyphs and its Museum, Art Sector Gallery and Chimney Cafe, ABCT Japanese Restaurant.

2.     Bulacan

Bulacan has the feel of a commercialized and urbanized metropolis while yet having a laid-back and relaxed country life. Thanks to various infrastructures and developments that have been developed and are still being built. With its significance in Philippine history, tradition, culture, tourism attraction, living in Bulacan can ensure access to more upcoming developments.


As the Metro Rail Transit Line 7 (MRT-7) Project is set to operate, it will address the passenger transportation demands and reduce the traffic congestion between Northern Luzon and Metro Manila. This rail transit system will contain a connecting stop with MRT Line 3 and LRT Line 1 at EDSA corner North Avenue, Quezon City, to simplify transportation and make commuting easier.


· Lumina Pandi

It is genuinely reasonable to invest in a location where traffic does not interfere with your daily work and personal life. And this is the advantage of Lumina Pandi. With the help of the Pandi Bypass Road, a much lightweight travel time to Metro Manila will be happening!


· Lumina Baliwag

Traveling isn't the only thing that makes the lifestyle in Baliwag convenient. Despite having almost everything a city has to offer, Baliwag is still surrounded by greenery that is pleasing to the eyes and can relax anyone.


· Lumina San Miguel

Lumina San Miguel residents will soon travel back and forth to Manila much more easily and quickly because of North-Luzon East Expressway. It is projected to ease the traffic congestion when traveling to Northeast Luzon destinations with its 19 km toll road from Commonwealth - La Mesa to Bigte, Norzagaray, and uses the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System's (MWSS) right-of-way, including an intersection in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan (Tungkong Mangga).


· Lumina Residences Bulacan

Cushioned between Barangay Rueda in Plaridel and Barangay Buguion in Calumpit, Lumina Residences Bulacan is the perfect place to reside whether you are single, starting a family, or intends to have a home for your growing family. You do not have to worry about the travel time to Metro Manila since it is near Tabang Exit, which makes the subdivision a good choice among those who work in Metro Manila.


Lumina Residences Bulacan is also part of a master-planned community of Vista Land in Malolos City. Part of the entire project is Vista Mall Malolos, Camella Homes Provence, Lessandra Homes, and Bria Homes Plaridel.


Other infrastructure developments to watch out for near Lumina Residences Bulacan are the New Manila International Airport and the ongoing PNR Clark Phase 1.


With all of the upcoming and ongoing infrastructure projects in Bulacan, property values will grow exponentially!

3.     Batangas

With its popularity of being a quick getaway place from the Metro, beach lovers will surely love the convenience of residing in Batangas. Some of the most beautiful beaches in Batangas are Fortune Island, Laiya Beach, Masasa Beach, Sepoc Beach, Matabungkay Beach, Isla Verde Batangas, Bituin Cove, Calayo Beach, and Malabrigo Point Beach. Access Lumina Homes' projects in Batangas through major roads and highways like the Star Tollway and South Luzon Expressway. This gives its potential homeowners easy access to the metro. Lumina Homes in Batangas includes five housing developments: Lumina Batangas, Lumina Lipa, Lumina Bauan, Lumina Tanauan, and Lumina Rosario.

4.     Cavite

· Prima Tanza

Given that Prima Tanza's location is close to essential institutions, transport hubs, and commercial establishments, investing in a condominium unit here provides a chance for a rental income and property appreciation.


· Lumina Tanza

With less than an hour away from the national government's Build, Build, Build projects and a mall in front of its community, Lumina Tanza is one of the best-selling projects.


It is part of a 500-hectare mixed-use development with provisions that includes BPO offices, transportation hubs, and an economic zone that will further enhance the travel experience of its future residents.


5.     Laguna

Offering the most accessible travel destinations that nature-lovers and adventure-seekers would love, Laguna gives you unique perks when you reside there!


· Lumina Calauan

Because it is quite accessible in the town proper, interested buyers can conveniently visit the site for an ocular assessment. You can get here by either commuting or driving your car.

Through South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Muntinlupa Cavite Expressway, and Manila Cavite Expressway, travel to Laguna is easier and faster.


Aside from these major highways and expressways, the Laguna Lake Expressway Dike is another ongoing road project that will benefit Laguna residents.


Choosing to live in these home options near Metro Manila is ideal for people with a work-from-home setup. Good internet connection is handy, and all other perks of the Metro are more likely present in these areas as well. From daily needs like supermarkets and malls, transportation hubs, and health needs like hospitals and clinics.


It is also a perfect place for the families of Overseas Filipino Workers since these areas are near the major airport of the Philippines, Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). You don't need to worry about your children's education. Top universities are also within these provinces and to those in the Metro.


These housing projects of Lumina Homes near Metro Manila offer townhouses and single firewall units that you can finance through a bank housing loan or in-house financing.


Home Options in the Philippines

Home Options provide a wide range of property listings like pre-selling and ready for occupancy house and lot packages nationwide, lots only for sale, and condominium units in Cavite.


There are affordable home options with house and lot and lots only are available in the following areas: Rizal, Bulacan, Pampanga, Bataan, Zambales, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac, Pangasinan, La Union, Cagayan, Isabela, Cavite, Batangas, Laguna, Quezon, Camarines Norte, Albay, Sorsogon, Iloilo, Capiz, Cebu, Negros Occidental, Agusan del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur, Bukidnon, Misamis Occidental, Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and South Cotabato.


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