Picar Development, Inc. is developing Stratford Residences, a luxury residential building planned to be 70 stories high at a height of 312 meters. Upon completion, it is projected to be the tallest building in the Philippines, surpassing its neighboring development, The Gramercy Residences. The building will have a wavy curtain wall exterior finish and an extension cladding on the rooftop. As of 14th February 2011, AIT Consulting will conduct a seismic safety evaluation on the foundation to help ensure public safety.
The ground and 3rd floors will be for the lobby, retail areas and the building’s amenities; the 4th to 70th floor of the building will be for residential units, with the 67th and 68th floors being Penthouse suites, and eight basement levels will be used for parking.
Picar Development, Inc. was founded by Ambassador Amable R. Aguiluz V in 2007 as the real estate subsidiary of The AMA Group of Companies. The company’s corporate strategy is to acquire, develop, and manage high quality real estate projects all over the Philippines.
With more than USD$400 Million invested in its current upscale commercial and residential developments, Picar land holdings total approximately 51.7 hectares of prime commercial and residential tracts in various stages of development, including five star hotel, offices, retail buildings, residential condominiums as well as master-planned residential communities.
Constantly striving for quality and excellence, properties being developed by Picar are aesthetically conceptualized with beautiful landscaping and based on modern contemporary lifestyle. Picar’s mission is to build innovative and quality properties at the best locations, deliver projects on time and provide excellent customer service to all its customers.