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10 bungalows for sale perfect for senior citizens

by Jillian CariolaPublished: July 27, 2017Updated: July 27, 2017

Thinking about buying a new home where you can spend your retirement? Consider the safety and convenience of these bungalows listed on MyProperty

For individuals close to retirement, a new home is something to consider, whether they plan on moving to a smaller dwelling away from their kids or their immediate family is considering buying a bigger property so they can live together. Location should be taken into account, of course, since many elderly people have specific needs—medical and otherwise—that should be addressed in the quickest and most convenient way possible. But aside from that, the house itself has to be built to suit the needs of your elderly loved one. For safety and convenience, a bungalow would be your best bet.

Stairs can be a menace to an elderly family member’s health and safety, which makes one-floor homes a safer choice for them, especially if they choose to live it on their own. Also, since bungalows have all rooms—including bedrooms—on the same floor, they require less effort to clean and maintain. A bungalow is also way more wheelchair-friendly, and is easier to get around in quickly in case of an emergency. Here are a few bungalows located in the country’s most retirement-friendly locations (and in various price ranges) for your consideration.

A quaint but blissful dwelling in Pampanga
Location: Brgy. Bundagul, Mabalacat, Pampanga
Price: Php1,100,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Mabalacat Pampanga

For those looking to remove themselves from the busy Metro Manila while staying close to key locations in their area, there is this simple but convenient 22-sqm house in SMDC’s Cheerful Homes in Mabalacat. With two bedrooms and one bathroom, it is ideal for a retiring couple who find a small home to be sufficient, but still need a guest bedroom for visiting relatives. The closest hospital, Tiglao Medical Center Foundation, is less than 15 minutes away. Also located nearby for their daily needs are SM Hypermarket and Robinson’s Supermarket.

A pre-loved abode in Quezon City
Location: Brgy. Bahay Toro, Quezon City
Price: Php12,500,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Congressional Avenue Quezon City

This three-bedroom bungalow in Brgy. Bahay Toro would be a dream for retirees who enjoy walking. For one thing, it is located within a subdivision, making for relatively safer strolls. For another, it is situated close to the commercial center of Congressional Avenue, where one would find drugstores, coffee shops, and the grocery store and restaurants of Cherry Foodarama. A few minutes away along Mindanao Avenue sits Metro North Medical Center and Hospital.

An abode close to nature in Antipolo
Location: Brgy. Inarawan, Antipolo, Rizal
Price: Php11,000,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Antipolo Rizal

For those who feel the need to stay close to nature, one need not look farther than Antipolo, where this three-bedroom retirement home with a mountain view awaits. Sitting on a 517-sqm lot, this home is indeed spacious; aside from a big outdoor space contains three bedrooms, two toilet-and-baths, a maid’s room with its own bathroom, and a two-car garage. Barangay Inarawan is right next to Forest Hills Golf and Country Club, near hospitals like Cornel Medical Center and St. Joseph of Nazareth Hospital, and about 30 minutes away from Robinsons Place Antipolo.

A European getaway in Las Piñas
Location: Almanza Dos, Las Piñas
Price: Php25,000,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Las Pinas

This six-bedroom home in Brittany Corporation’s exclusive village Portofino is perfect for a family caring for an elderly loved one. Aside from the number of bedrooms, it also has six toilet-and-baths, one of which you can modify with handrails, anti-slip mats, and easy-to-reach cabinets to make it more senior-friendly. Built on a 556-sqm lot in an Italianate village in Almanza Dos, the 300-sqm home is close to various recreation centers such as Evia Mall, and is also less than 20 minutes away from hospitals like the Metro South Medical Center and Asian Hospital and Medical Center.

A cool retirement home in Tagaytay
Location: Brgy. Maitim II West, Tagaytay
Price: Php7,146,001

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Tagaytay Cavite

In Moldex Realty’s Metrogate Tagaytay Manors sits this four-bedroom, three-bathroom sanctuary that should fit the comfort-related needs of any retiree. Tagaytay’s cool weather and overall tranquil atmosphere (hello, majestic mountain view) are two of the reasons why the city is considered as one of the most retirement-friendly cities in the country. This particular house, which has a floor area of 150 sqm, also has a two-car parking area. Moreover, it is close to the Tagaytay Medical Center, religious institutions like the Pink Sisters Convent and the Our Lady of Lourdes Church, as well as the many restaurants surrounding the Tagaytay Rotunda.

A rural respite in Lapu-Lapu City
Location: Brgy. Suba-basbas, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu
Price: Php2,001,436

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Lapu-Lapu Cebu

For a retiring couple looking to move close to the beach, this one-bedroom house in Filinvest’s Futura Homes Mactan in Lapu-Lapu City could be the ideal dwelling. It is only a five-minute drive to the public beach where they can enjoy a walk along the water, or make it a staycation by driving 20 minutes and checking into one of the hotels or resorts close to the city’s shores, including the prestigious Maribago Bluewater. For their healthcare needs, the nearest facility is Mactan Doctors Hospital. The home has a floor area of 32 sqm and a lot size of 88 sqm.

An Iloilo City sanctuary for retirees
Location: Brgy. Macarthur, Iloilo City, Iloilo
Price: Php10,500,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Iloilo

This 206-sqm home in Iloilo City is described as a property “built to suit the needs of older people.” The three-bedroom dwelling also contains four bathrooms and has a two-car garage, and is fully furnished with air conditioning, living and dining room furniture, and more. Occupying a 432-sqm lot within a peaceful village, residents have access to the development’s health-related recreational amenities like a jogging lane and swimming pool. Some of the key establishments close to this property are Iloilo Mission Hospital, Robinsons Place Jaro, Iloilo Sports Complex, and multiple schools.

A gardener’s haven in Bacolod
Location: Brgy. Bata, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
Price: Php10,450,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Bacolod Negros Occidental

Any retiree who enjoys gardening will enjoy living in this four-bedroom bungalow located in Bacolod City. Taking up a lot area of 500 sqm, the property offers a sizeable garden both in the front and at the back. This move-in ready 200-sqm home will be sold including all of the furnishings inside, such as the indoor and outdoor living room furniture, as well as a power generator. Inside Barangay Bata is the Marapara Golf and Country Club and the Bacolod North Bus Terminal, and close to it are other points of interest such as the Our Lady of Mercy Specialty Hospital, Bacolod Park Lacson, and Robinsons Place Bacolod.

A family-friendly home in Dumaguete
Location: Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental
Price: Php6,000,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Dumaguete Negros Oriental

Built on a 489-sqm lot, this 140-sqm house has four bedrooms, three toilet-and-baths, and a maid’s quarters, perfect for a family that chooses to live with their grandparents in the retirement-friendly Dumaguete City. The city’s downtown area is only about three to five minutes away, while it takes a mere three minutes to get to the airport.

A provincial palace in Davao City
Location: Davao City, Davao Del Sur
Price: Php36,000,000

Bungalows for senior citizen retirement MyProperty Philippines Davao Del Sur

For those who would like to make sure their elderly loved ones can enjoy the high life in Davao City, this seven-bedroom house makes for the perfect dwelling. This luxurious home sits on a 2,003-sqm lot and has a 1,200-sqm floor area, and contains seven bathrooms and a parking garage that fits 20 vehicles. It is fully furnished as well, with top equipment like 12 ceiling fans, two central ceiling air conditioning units, and six window-type air conditioners. To help them stay physically fit during their golden years, the home also has a swimming pool. On top of that, it is also close to country clubs, hospitals, and the Davao City center.

 

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