Livable cities for a greener and resilient future

Livable cities for a greener and resilient future

Sitting on a prime location within the 300-hectare South Road Properties in Cebu City, City di Mare reflects Filinvest’s sustainability trademark outside Luzon. To realize the vision of complete and balanced living, the 58-hectare community features self-contained green communities with spacious living areas, expansive greenery, and the essentials of modern living within reach. Envisioned as the next premier residential, commercial, and economic center of Cebu, City di Mare is backdropped with ocean and mountain views that delight the community. Read more in the article below by Business World.





Gotianun-family led Filinvest Development Corp. (FDC) and its various foundations and subsidiaries have committed P100 million to boost the supply of coronavirus (COVID-19) test kits and personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers battling the pandemic.
Banking subsidiary, EastWest Bank, also offered a 30-day extension program on the payment due dates of eligible customers for auto, personal, mortgage, emerging enterprise loans, and credit cards. It has waived the fees for fund transfers to any local bank made through instaPay while fund transfers through PESONet remain free of charge.
FDC has also outlined various initiatives to help customers cope with the COVID-19 crisis. FDC’s property subsidiary, Filinvest Land Inc., announced a 30-day payment extension for homebuyers who were affected by the Luzon-wide community quarantine.
For its P100-million donation, the group has identified the Research Institute of Tropical Medicine (RITM) as recipient.
“We hope to reach our unsung heroes, the front liners and our medical health workers who are tireless in their admirable efforts. We will also provide more COVID-19 test kits that will enable these institutions to accelerate their testing effort to help contain the spread,” FDC president Josephine Gotianun-Yap said.

Fli To Open First Shopping And Lifestyle Mall In Cebu At City Di Mare

CEBU, Philippines — Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI) will open its first shopping and lifestyle mall development in Cebu by December this year.

This was announced by George Calles, marketing manager of Filinvest Lifemalls during the company’s introduction mass transportation access to FLI’s 50-hectare integrated development City di Mare at South Road Property (SRP) in partnership with MyBus.

IL Corso, the only al fresco waterfront mall in Cebu, will initially open a portion of the 10-hectare mall development in time for Christmas season.

This is why, as early as now, the company inked a partnership deal with MyBus to include some strategic bus stop points are City di Mare, including IL Corso, said Calles.

Stores and brands that are expected to open by December, include Power Mac Center, Ace Hardware, 360 Pharmacy, Dessert Factory, Chikaan, Dolce Milano, Dunkin Donuts and Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf.

The mall’s ultra-modern cinema component will also be opened, along with these stores by December.

“We will open one side of Il Corso within the fourth quarter,” said Calles in a press conference adding that Christmas is a good time for opening as this is the time when people spend.

Currently, only two restaurants are open at the Il Corso – Gusto Mare and Parilya.

Next year, By 2019, the mall’s anchor store will be opened, together with the opening of Rustan’s Supermarket.

The resort mall, Il Corso is part of Filinvest’s 50-hectare township development called City di Mare at the SRP.

At present, City di Mare’s residential project components, the Sanremo Oasis and Amalfi are now homes to 600 families.

Some condominium units within the township are also being offered to transients, mostly via AirB&B platform.

FLI marketing manager Kat Mercado reported that the its premium residential condo development Amalfi is 70 percent sold, out of 1,300 units.

Sanremo’s six out of seven residential buildings are already taken.

City di Mare Senior Project Development Manager Dolly Macam added that the rest of the project site will be home to other commercial locators such ad outsourcing companies, as well as more premium high-rise condominium towers.

City di Mare, is a50-hectare master planned mixed used development by real estate giant Filinvest.

It is so far the largest coastal township to be built with its prominent waterfront location along the eastern coast of Cebu. (FREEMAN)

Source: The Freeman



Residents and locators of CITY DI MARE can now conveniently travel to the Lifestyle Capital of Cebu with 4 new bus stations within the township:

  • City di Mare Visitor Center
  • Sanremo Oasis
  • Amalfi
  • IL Corso Filinvest Lifemalls

Route Map of the first bus stop in City di Mare: Visitor Center MyBus Station

Route Map of the second bus stop in City di Mare: Sanremo Oasis MyBus Station

Route Map of the third bus stop in City di Mare: Amalfi MyBus Station

Route Map of the final bus stop in City di Mare: IL Corso MyBus Station

For more information on the City di Mare MyBus stations and schedule, download the CDM MyBus Route Guide