Example of a 13,000 Pesos Furnished Apartment in Dumaguete

Illustration of a 13,000 Pesos Furnished Apartment in Dumaguete

 

 

Mabuhay!

Nicely, the Interactions: Supplying Revenue to the Family members online video hit a few sensitive spots with more than a several viewers.  I try to continue to keep the acrimony down as significantly as doable in the feedback segment by sending personal messages to dueling events, but when the feathers start flying and people get started stating particularly awful points, I are likely to just vote them off the island as it were.  I do not have time for drama, and I am guaranteed persons can come across something far better to do then have interaction in keyboard warrior diatribes.

I was heading to put up another turtle or gecko online video just to change down the fires a bit, but I then remembered that I had taken some movie at Mountain Bike Dan’s apartment in Dumaguete.  (We actually have a bunch of video clip of a bicycle journey we took up the mountains in Valencia, but I am still digging via the Raw footage and having out the tastiest bits.)  Dan was good ample to permit me to take a video of the condominium he has been renting in Dumaguete for the previous 20 months, and since individuals are generally inquiring about the selling price of rentals here (and what they glance like), I decided to edit it up and article it.

Dan’s condominium is about five minutes from downtown Dumaguete.  It is in a smaller condominium complex (what they call a “six door” block below) that is surrounded by a nice tall stability wall and towering mango trees that supply a fantastic deal of shade.  (Which is some thing that is worth it is weight in gold in this article!)  The condominium is described as a two bed room, but as Dan notes in the online video, the proprietor actually just constructed a partial wall in the dwelling area, slicing it off and developing a tiny bedroom that could fit a twin bed (or office area, which is what Dan is utilizing it as).  The toilet is fairly excellent sized, but Dan is very hard main and has made a decision not to put in an electric water heater for his shower.  He’s spent numerous, a lot of a long time in Southeast Asia, so he doesn’t want it – me, I’m even now a woosey and I like my shower to be wonderful and warm.   His condominium also has a pleasant sized space out back wherever his filthy kitchen is (gas burner stove and sink), and he also has more than more than enough area for his mountain bike collection and a little customizing shop.  All the windows in his condominium also have window screens (another ought to in my ebook, just after our insect misadventures down in Dauin) and heavy protection grates.  The again place is also secured with a steel gate, metal mesh, and even far more safety grates.

Dan pays about 13,000 pesos ($298) a month for his furnished apartment.  The furnishings are not all that comprehensive (stove, fridge, aircon, mattress, cabinets, a compact table and chair and assorted bamboo home furnishings), but it is additional than sufficient for day-to-day living.  If you are having a furnished condominium or residence, it only goes to motive that you are going to pay back additional.  Our home (“Pink House”) was unfurnished and it charges us 10,000 pesos a thirty day period ($220).  Furnishing it is heading to have a ultimate price of about $3,0000.  Placing up your very own area is fairly nice, as you get to decide out the stuff that you want.  On the flip aspect, it weighs you down with a large amount of stuff, and if you suddenly choose to go, you are gonna feel that bodyweight.

So, I hope this presents you some extra insight into rental properties that are accessible in the Philippines.  As much more opportunities to give a lot more examples arise, we will be there with our trusty GoPros in hand.

Get treatment, ya’ll, and continue to keep dreaming!