5 Reasons Why Mandaluyong City is the Best Place to Grow Your Career and Life

Blogs | February 20, 2020 By DataLand Inc.

5 Reasons Why Mandaluyong City is the Best Place to Grow Your Career and Life

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Mandaluyong City has been recently called “The New Tiger City of Metro Manila” owing to its unprecedented boom in the last decade. What was once just a small town of residential villages, has transformed into a map of the best places to find good employment and to start a family. Here are a few reasons why:

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Career Opportunities Abound

Mandaluyong City is host to a significant number of reputable companies like San Miguel Corporation, the Asian Development Bank, Globe Telecom, Unilab, and other big companies. Recently, the city has become a thriving hub for the IT industry, with the opening of several international call centers and BPO companies. The Ortigas Center, one of the country’s biggest and most progressive central business districts, is also located in the city.

Strategic Location

Living in this city affords you the convenience to get to other locations within the metro because it lies in the middle of the Golden Triangle of Makati, Manila, and Quezon City. Its location is what gave the city the name “The Heart of Metro Manila” and is accessible through the major thoroughfares of EDSA, Ortigas Avenue, and Shaw Boulevard. You will also have a wide choice for transport utilities— MRT lines, jeepney, buses, and ferry service.

Proximity to Leisure and Commercial Establishments

Mandaluyong is a city that offers you a wide array of choices for your shopping and recreation needs. Major malls such as the EDSA Shangri-La, SM Megamall, Podium plus shopping districts at Ortigas Center are just some of the attractions of the city. Restaurants thrive in the city, and you can easily find something that matches your preference. The best high-end hotel accommodations are also available in the city with the presence of grand hotels like The Shangri-La Hotel and top hospitals such as The Medical City.

Notable Schools for Your Family

Ensuring the best education for your child is easily possible with good educational opportunities around the city. Famed schools have branches in the city—such as Poveda, Lourdes School, Don Bosco, La Salle Greenhills, and Saint Paul College.

A Wide Array of Residential Facilities

The rapid economic development of the city has given rise to a boom in residential developments. Condo living is fast becoming a trend, as urban dwellers flock to the city for work or other reasons. More and more young professionals are drawn to live in units close to central business districts because of the convenience and the amenities to enjoy.

The Olive Place

If you are already considering making that move to Mandaluyong City, consider a place that will give you maximum convenience— The Olive Place.

The Olive Place Facade. Photo via Data Land

The Olive Place Facade. Photo via Data Land

With its most strategic location at Shaw Boulevard, The Olive Place is a perfect choice for you and for starting your family. Right in the heart of the city, you get advantageous access to transport hubs, schools, shopping centers, hospitals, and churches. You are also within easy reach to Makati, Bonifacio Global City, and the Ortigas Center.

The mixed-use development features modern designs and innovations to give you the best city living experience. Pamper yourself with exclusive amenities like the full concierge service or the coin-operated laundry machines in addition to unlimited access to swimming pools, game rooms, Jacuzzi, gym and sauna, play areas and meditation garden, and library rooms. Whether you want to relax or just to engage yourself in recreational activities, you do not need to go far because you will find options just within your reach.

The Olive Place Lobby. Photo via Data Land

The Olive Place Lobby. Photo via Data Land

The Olive Place has several unit offerings—from studios to one-bedroom and two-bedroom units. Each unit is of cutting-edge design, making use of contemporary materials like laminate wood floorings, kitchen granite countertops, aluminum-framed glass panels, shower niche, and other top-of-the-line concepts designed for your comfortable living. This condominium is indeed a great choice if convenience and comfort are your priorities

The Olive Place Pool. Photo via Data Land

The Olive Place Pool. Photo via Data Land

Mandaluyong City is one of the best cities to find a fruitful career and to build your family. Opportunities abound and you will also experience the best lifestyle available—away from the stress of a daily commute.

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