Antipolo City lies 26 kilometers east of Manila. It is perhaps best known for the Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage, an image of the Blessed Virgin Mary that was brought by the Spaniards to the Philippines from Mexico that is now enshrined inside Antipolo Cathedral. With a population of 776,386, it is the most populous city in both the province of Rizal, where it serves as the seat of the provincial government, and Region IV-A (CALABARZON). In 2005, the Department of Finance classified Antipolo as a first class city after the city government derived an income amounting to Php 993.1 million.
Out of the city’s 16 barangays and 456 residential subdivisions, there are a number of places that come to mind when looking for lots in Antipolo. These areas are Inarawan, San Jose and Santa Cruz.
Bordered by Barangays San Juan, Cupang and Bagong Nayon, Inarawan is the fourth largest barangay in Antipolo in terms of land area, and it is not a surprise to see a lot of subdivisions and residential areas here. Lots are available at Oro Vista Grande for Php6000 per sqm or Php432,000 for a 72 sqm lot. The subdivision has a clubhouse with multi-purpose halls, swimming pool, open tennis court and an open basketball court.
Another residential lot is for sale at Sun Valley Estates, near Forest Hills Golf and Country Club. All lots are at least 300 sqm and a 380 sqm lot in Phase 1 is available for only Php1.8 million. A 343 sqm residential lot at Forest Hills Subdivision is being offered at Php4,300 per sqm. The subdivision has a world-class golf course, aqua park and clubhouse; and is a few minutes away to malls, schools, grocery and church.
With a land area of 13,787.77 hectares and population of 103,051, San Jose is the largest barangay in terms of land area and second largest barangay in terms of population in Antipolo. A 60 sqm lot is available for only Php925,000. Another 437 sqm lot is available for only Php4.2 million.
Santa Cruz,bordered by Barangays Bagong Nayon, Mambugan, Munting Dilao and Dela Paz, is the fifth largest barangay in Antipolo. It is also one of the least populated barangays of the city, with only 62,992 residents. Lots are cheaper here with a 626 sqm lot for sale for only Php626,000. A 714 sqm lot is available for only Php1.6 million. For also Php1.6 million, you can get a 726 sqm lot. A 400 sqm lot is also available at Php920,000.