Bacoor: Cavite’s Gateway to Metro Manila
Although Bacoor only achieved cityhood in 2011, when former President Benigno Aquino III signed RA 10160, the Bacoor local government unit has, for many years, been a highly sought-after residential location for residents of Metro Manila. In fact, since the 1980s, Bacoor has been a highly urbanized locality thanks to a booming economy that is transitioning from being agriculture-based to one that is focused on services, manufacturing, and real estate.
Bacoor City is now home to at least two large SM malls: SM City Bacoor and SM Center Molino. At the same time, the city’s Molino and Daang Hari areas are bustling commercial locations teeming with many business establishments. The city is one of the entertainment hubs for southern inhabitants of Metro Manila. Due to its closeness to Metro Manila, seekers hailing from Las Piñas, Parañaque, and Muntinlupa deem Bacoor as an ideal residential hub where many affordable houses and apartments for rent can be found.
Bacoor City and Its Real Estate Market
The City of Bacoor is home to many subdivisions and gated communities, catering to homebuyers with every possible budget. The most well-known Bacoor development is Vista Land’s Vista City, an integrated township development measuring approximately 1,500 hectares boasting of commercial, leisure, and residential components. The project now has several residential subdivisions, including Portofino Heights, Ponticelli Gardens, and Cerritos built by Vista Land subsidiaries Brittany, Crown Asia, and Camella, respectively. Other developers with a strong presence in the city include DMCI Homes (Alea Residences), Ayala subsidiary Avida Land, and Profriends.
Within these gated communities are apartments for rent that are reasonably affordable, easily accessible to prime locations, and complete with amenities that cater to wellness, safety, and recreation. Rental apartments in Bacoor are perfect for newly-weds and small-sized families who want to live in an idyllic and laid back environment.
Apartment for Rent: Bacoor Cavite’s Finest
Properties within gated communities or subdivisions are the most common property type in Bacoor. Thus, there are plenty of traditional door apartments for rent in Bacoor, Cavite similar to townhouses or row-houses in these gated enclaves, many of which are located in the city’s highly urbanized areas. These areas include those barangays along Molino Road and Daang Hari Road. In addition, with the opening of the Muntinlupa–Cavite Expressway, which connects the South Luzon Expressway with Daang Hari Road, commuting from Muntinlupa and Laguna to Bacoor is now much easier and faster.
An apartment for rent in Bacoor can cost a homeowner approximately PHP10,000 to PHP 15,000 per month for a modest three-bedroom property. However, those with a higher budget can opt for pricier options, especially those in well-known subdivisions such as Avida Settings Cavite in Brgy. Molino IV and Crown Asia’s Ponticelli and Citta Italia. Apartments for rent in these subdivisions may have monthly rates for more than PHP 20,000 per month. Still, the developments’ amenities are of high quality, including swimming pools, clubhouses, basketball and tennis courts, and many others.
Finding your future home in these developments also allows homebuyers to get familiarized with the city first before they choose to buy a property, allowing them to gauge the market before making a decision entirely.