The Urban Roamer begins his new series on the saga of Ayala Center, starting with its beginnings as the Makati Commercial Center.
From a Locsin to The Podium: the history of an Ortigas Center property
How a Leandro Locsin-designed building was torn down to give way for the redevelopment of upscale mall The Podium, with two towers added in the process.
An SM Mall Story (As Told By 3 Malls) – Part 4: Building More Than A Mall
SM proceeds to build what is set to become the showcase of its mall empire with SM Mall of Asia, and a true "SM City" around it.
An SM Mall Story (As Told By 3 Malls) – Part 3: The Mall Goes Mega
With SM City North EDSA's success, SM was ready to take the mall experience to the next level, which it achieved with the opening of SM Megamall.