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Originally a part of an airport, Bel-Air is a village, a gated community, and a barangay located in Makati City. It is home to many premier houses and establishments, as well as a neighbor to the iconic Makati central business district.
Now also housing upscale condominium developments, listed below are four residential developments characterized by their wide space, modern design, and accessibility to the urban center.
This Vista Residences development soars 30 storeys high and is situated at the heart of Makati City. Located at L. P. Leviste Street at the corner of Salcedo Village, Salcedo Square is perfect for seekers who want to live close to their work, and for individuals who want to experience the leisure and conveniences of the Makati CBD.
Salcedo Square is comprised of 409 units. It offers studio units, with floor areas from 18.27 sqm up to 22.42 sqm, one-bedroom units, with floor areas of 24.40 sqm up to 37.28 sqm, and two-bedroom units with sizes varying from 31.96 sqm to 32.28 sqm. Units in this condominium development can amount from Php 2.5 million up to as far as Php 5.3 million. This low-density condominium property is perfect for single professionals and starting families who want to have spacious units and more privacy.
Due to its location, Salcedo Square is an excellent choice for seekers who want to achieve a balance between their work, family, and lifestyle. The development shares a comfortable distance to various establishments, like restaurants, offices, coffee shops, shopping malls, and main roads to other prime cities in Metro Manila.
Alfaro Place is a mid-rise residential development by Cityland Development Corporation, and is located at Leviste Street corner Valero Street, Salcedo Village. It is four storeys high, and has studio units, one-bedroom units, and two-bedroom units. Each unit has air-conditioning and its own cooking stove, and utilities provided by Manila Water and MERALCO. Due to its location in Bel-Air, Alfaro Place neighbors a myriad of shopping malls, banks, restaurants, luxury hotels, schools, the Philippine Stock Exchange, and Salcedo Park.
Located in 124 H. V. Dela Costa Street in Salcedo Village, Alpha Salcedo is a high-rise condominium development by KSY Land Development Corporation. This single-tower residential development stands 24 storeys high, and has units that can accommodate families of any size. Units range from studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom types.
Along with the spacious residential suites are building services and facilities that embody the ideal kind of living. Included in the array of amenities are a swimming pool, a fitness center, function rooms perfect for meetings and special events, a lounge, and a parking garage. The development is also the perfect choice for those who prioritize their safety and security, as Alpha Salcedo offers 24-hour security, an automatic sprinkler system for fire emergencies, and a 24-hour generator power back-up in main amenity areas.
The high-rise development is close to a diverse array of services available in the Makati CBD. Alpha Salcedo neighbors many shopping malls, like the Greenbelt, Glorietta, and Jazz Mall. It is also near the Peninsula Manila Hotel, Makati Shangri-La Hotel, Makati Sports Club, and the Philippine Stock Exchange. It is close to many prime medical centers like FortMED Medical Clinic, Supercare Medical Services Incorporated Makati Branch, and Beverly Hills Medical Group, as well as educational institutions such as the Ateneo Professional Schools, Mapua IT Center, Apple Seed Montessori, and Playworks School. Its strategic location offers homeowners the harmony between urban growth and worry-free living.
Settled along Valero Street and the Valero Service Road, Two Central is a 35-storey two-tower high-rise development by premier developer Megaworld Corporation. Occupying a land area of 1, 650 square meters and offering 29 residential storeys, Two Central is inspired by the International Finance Center in Hong Kong, and is deemed as the embodiment of ideal urban living due to its accessibility to the Makati CBD.
These twin towers come with a total of 408 units ranging from studio units up to three-bedroom units. Floor areas range from 40.9 sqm to 105.5 sqm, with prices amounting from Php 8 million up to Php 30 million. Two Central offers an array of resort-like amenities such as a lap pool, kiddie pool, pool deck, pool lounge, gazebos, and meditation gardens. Surrounding the second tower are the children’s playground, outdoor seating, and a waiting area for residents and visitors.