Consumers' Choice Factors for Buying Residential Property in the Philippines: An Empirical Investigation

Authors

  • Jose Mari Marcella Lee University of Santo Tomas Graduate School
  • Eduardo G. Ong

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20525/ijrbs.v9i4.732

Keywords:

consumers' choice, Philippines, real estate, residential property

Abstract

The researcher studied and investigated the level of importance of consumers’ choice mainly price, location, safety and security, facilities and amenities, and exclusivity in the Philippines. This research was limited to 400 potential residential property buyers from any of the top 10 real estate developers in the Philippines. This study focused on 5 consumers’ choice factors mainly price, location, safety and security, facilities and amenities, and exclusivity towards purchase intention of residential property in the Philippines. Among the 5 consumers’ choice factors for buying residential property, the number one consideration is the safety and security (Mean = 5.530), followed by price (Mean = 5.488), location (Mean = 5.424), facilities and amenities (Mean = 5.266), and exclusivity (Mean = 4.983). From this study, four out of five consumers’ choice factors are rated very high important namely: price, location, safety and security, and facilities and amenities. On the other hand, exclusivity is rated of high importance in terms of buying a residential property.

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Published

2020-07-05

How to Cite

Lee, J. M. M., & Ong, E. G. (2020). Consumers’ Choice Factors for Buying Residential Property in the Philippines: An Empirical Investigation. International Journal of Research in Business and Social Science (2147- 4478), 9(4), 271–276. https://doi.org/10.20525/ijrbs.v9i4.732

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