By Krista A.M. Montealegre | Senior Reporter, Business World
PROPERTY DEVELOPER ITALPINAS DEVELOPMENT CORP. INTENDS TO SECURE “GREEN BUILDING” CERTIFICATION FROM THE INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORP. (IFC) FOR ALL ITS PROJECTS IN AN EFFORT TO SET ITSELF APART IN THE CROWDED REAL ESTATE MARKET.
By Catherine Talavera | Manila Times
By VG Cabuag | Business Mirror
ITALPINAS Development Corp. has secured a greenlight to use the green-building certification of International Finance Corp. (IFC) called EDGE, or short for Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies, to one of its developments.
The company said IFC, the private-sector arm of the World Bank, awarded the EDGE certification to Italpinas’s Primavera Residences in Cagayan de Oro City.
Italpinas soars anew: World Bank’s IFC awards Primavera Residences with its 1st EDGE completed condominium project in East Asia
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, the innovator of EDGE (“Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies”), has awarded its green building certification to CDO’s twin-tower Primavera Residences, a mixed-use mid-rise condominium development in Cagayan de Oro, Philippines. The twin-tower building is the flagship development of Italpinas Development Corporation (IDC) in its thrust to build quality and sustainable homes to emerging market cities in the Philippines.