Author: Din M. Villafuerte – @inquirerdotnet
One of the first pieces of advice that a newly-employed young urban professional will usually get is to save up—or at least exercise sound judgment when spending one’s hard-earned money.
Many say that travel is one good investment for yourself as it opens you up to new experiences, lets you learn new things, and earns you an abundance of memories that you will bring with you for the rest of your life.
Unlike in the earlier days, traveling now need not cost an arm and a leg. Given the availability of cheap flights, a wide array of budget accommodations to choose from, and travel books and blogs generously giving tips on how not to burn a hole in your pocket, exploring new places have become easier and more affordable.
We cannot deny the fact that gadgets such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops have already become necessities—not only because it allows you to access Facebook wherever you are. These gadgets allow you to do your work easier and faster, anywhere you are and anytime of the day. So why not invest in technological tools that you need?
Just remember to not go bankrupt when equipping yourself with a smartphone and a laptop. There are dozens of brands to choose from, some cheaper than the popular brands but equally efficient.
Another investment option one cannot go wrong with is real estate. It can give you the security of owning a piece of property and, should you opt to live someplace else, can also be a source of additional income for you and your family.
Santorini Tower, located within Sta. Lucia City in Cainta, Rizal, features stylish residential and full-service condotel units. Unit owners at Santorini can rent out their condotel units as a hotel space. SotoGrande Hotel Management will see to it that your investment is sound and beneficial all-year round.
Santorini is part of Sta. Lucia Residenze, a masterplanned luxurious complex consisting of five towers. Resort-type amenities will greet you once you step out of your own private space and into this Mediterranean-inspired development. There’s a swimming pool, kiddie pool, children’s playground, fitness facilities, open gazebo and landscaped garden all of which will be manned by 24-hour security to guarantee residents’ safety.
Visit the Sta. Lucia Residenze showroom and model unit at the 4th level of Sta. Lucia Mall. Check out its website, www.staluciaresidenze.com.