Montebello - LOCATION
Going South from Metro Manila, take the Batino Exit at the South Luzon Expressway. As you exit, turn right, then go straight until the end of the street. Turn left and just follow the road until you reach Ciudad de Calamba
Filinvest Land’s Montebello is located in Brgy. Punta in Calamba, Laguna. It is therefore a bit far off from the metropolitan vibe of Metro Manila; in fact, this area is chosen specifically for its natural setting as the developers aimed to provide homeowners with a relaxing ambiance and natural formations as backdrop to this residential community. If you love to getaway from the chaos of the city and its noise, the quiet atmosphere and the fresh air will be a welcome relief from what the city has to offer.
Calamba is a city in the province of Laguna. It is part of the Calabarzon region; in fact, it is recognized as the regional center. It is also located approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes south from Metro Manila. The city of Calamba is widely known as the “Resort Capital of the Philippines”. This nickname came about because of the density of hot spring resorts in the city of Calamba. Historically, Calamba is known as the hometown of the Philippine national hero – Jose Rizal.
There are about half a million people that live in Calamba; however, that population count is expected to grow in the next few years due to the expansion of real estate and commercial projects in the area. There are several notable cities in Laguna, but this one is the 5th in terms of population density. Hence, there is adequate balance between countryside living and modern development. If you are looking to move in to Laguna, now is the best time to do so! In a few years’ time, the cost of real estate in the city will experience a subsequent growth.
The closeness to nature is one of the greatest reasons why home buyers will fall in love with Montebello. The ability to wake up to the sight of the lush mountains and fresh air every morning is something that one could not put a price to. Therefore, this is a huge part of the reason why Montebello is gaining a lot of attention in the real estate market. If you also value having more space to live in, you will get that too. In comparison to the cramped living set up in the city, you will be able to enjoy the space you have here.
When it comes to modern conveniences, there is no shortage of that in Calamba, Laguna, as well. Since it is considered to have a growing economic landscape, there are also plenty of businesses in the city to serve the needs of its people. If you want to do some shopping, you can find plenty of shopping centers and malls within Calamba to satisfy your shopping urges. Your options include SM City Calamba, Walter Mart Makiling, Laguna Hills Mall, and Checkpoint Mall. And since this is known as the resort capital of the country, you will have many resorts to choose from nearby: Wonder Island Resort, Hot Springs Resorts, and Republ1c Waterpark.
In addition to the resorts and businesses mentioned above, here are a few more tourist destinations to watch out for in Calamba: Rizal Shrine, St. John the Baptist Church, Calamba Rizal Park, Makiling Botanic Gardens, and National Arts Center.