Dream House Update: New Prospect

For the whole week, the weather here in Canada is like icy winter. Nothing new but does it have to be -30 all week? The good news is, it will get warmer next week; a great way to start the new year. But before the year end, I’ll share what happened after the last dream… [Read More]

How to Pay Online the Modified Pag-IBIG II (MP2) Contribution on PayPilipinas

Today is the day that I figured out how to pay online the Modified Pag-IBIG II (MP2) contribution. OK. Honestly, the how-to tip has been in my draft for a long time. And today is the day that I get to do the chore of paying online. This is going to be an informative post… [Read More]

Update and Issue: Tax Declaration and Land Title Under Different Names

What’s the current score about our family’s journey in buying a house? Here I am waiting. We are waiting for third parties to do their part. Before we ended up in a zen state of waiting, our family did different tasks including me because no one else can do it. I felt as if I’m… [Read More]

Why Do I Need a Co-Borrower to Meet the OFW Requirements for Housing Loan

This is not a sponsored post or anything similar. It’s more of a question, an appeal towards “the humanity” to communicate ideas and facts. Just say it. Note: ranting is up ahead. The last attempt I wrote on the blog to pursue our dream house was when my family submitted a PSBank housing loan application…. [Read More]

How an OFW Can Apply for PSBank Home Loan

My first experience with housing loan application with Security Bank didn’t turn out well. I was not disappointed about the result; it was how they dealt with a client. Unpleasant experience wouldn’t stop or slow me down in buying my dream house. In fact, it could have been more of an advantage because my family… [Read More]

My Expenses in Buying a House in the Philippines

As I chronicled my journey of buying a house in the Philippines while I’m abroad, I wanted to add more details so it would be easier to track the progress/process. All dream-house related post Timeline The timeline shows what I’ve done since the start of 2017 without much details. Then I realized something is missing…. [Read More]

With Declined Housing Loan Application, What’s Next?

It was late at night or probably early morning when I received a text message that my application for Security Bank Housing loan was declined. The rejection is something I have prepared for because I have to. It’s my first time to apply for a housing loan while abroad. Add the fact that I don’t… [Read More]