Our name is up in Baybayin!

We are waiting for the City of San Diego to issue our Occupancy Permit and let us open! This is the sign that identifies the NEW House of the Philippines in Balboa Park. It is written in a pre-Hispanic writing system used by our Pilipino ancestors. If you cannot read […]

New Cottage Construction Update 11.20.20

The NEW House of the Philippines construction update, Friday, November 20, 2020. The House is now sporting its final color. Estimated House completion: JAN 2021Estimated grounds completion: MAR 2021Estimated House key turnover: APR 2021

New Cottage Construction Update 10.30.2020

The NEW House of the Philippines construction update, Friday, October 30, 2020.Outside, stucco is done and just now have to wait for the pH level to go down before it is painted. Inside, drywall finishing is complete and ready for painting once kitchen cabinets are installed. You will notice two […]

New Cottage Construction Update 10.9.2020

The house was like a beehive this week. A lot of work took place as you can see in these photos. All the windows and the front door frame were completely installed. The insulation on the walls and ceiling were put in place. The outside walls were wrapped with waterproofing […]