Posts Categorized: Kasikas

Kasikas: New Dawn Pensionne Expansion Latest Update

The demand for transient accommodations continues to rise in Cagayan de Oro. An example of this is the expansion of New Dawn Pensionne along Velez Street. An 18-storey building is under construction to cater the increasing number of visitors in the city. Based on the photo, they are now working on the 3rd floor. This was… Read more »

Up Close: SM CDO Premier

The upcoming premier mall of SM in Cagayan de Oro is shaping up nicely. Located at CM Recto Avenue (former Coca Cola Bottling Plant), this mall is poised to be the biggest of SM in Mindanao. Read related article HERE. Photo by Mike Seventeen

Kasikas: SM CDO Premier Latest Update

The construction of the second mall of SM in Cagayan de Oro continues. Based on these photos taken on November 12, they are now working on the 3rd floor. As published on our previous article (click here), this mall will have a floor area of 174,399 square meters which is poised to be the largest SM… Read more »

Primavera City… Soon in Uptown CDO

Primavera City, a mixed use development of Italpinas will soon be built in Uptown Cagayan de Oro. This project will have seven buildings of residential condominiums and commercial office buildings which will have solar panel arrays at the roof top to promote green developments. The construction will be done in four phases which will start… Read more »

Kasikas: Avida Aspira Tower as of August 2015

Aside from Centrio Tower, another high-rise condominium of Avida is now rising in Cagayan de Oro. The 29-storey Aspira Tower 1 is now being constructed along Ramon Chavez Street (former location of Vacation Hotel). Bored piling works are ongoing with a percentage of completion at around 15%. Photos by Mike Sivintin Photography 

Kasikas: BPO building now rising at Lifestyle District

Another major construction is happening at Lifestyle District, a posh lifestyle center in Cagayan de Oro. It is a 10-storey building which will be called “One Providence” intended for business processing and outsourcing companies or BPO. This is a future site of call centers and offices that will add more jobs in CDO. As of… Read more »

Concrete Pouring Ceremony held for The Loop

The vertical construction is about to commence for the North Tower of The Loop, a high-rise condominium project of Vista Residences here in Cagayan de Oro. The Concrete Pouring Ceremony was held last Saturday which signifies that the foundation-laying activities and vertical construction are about to commence for this 25 storey twin tower condominium, the first… Read more »

TG Year End Review: CDO’s Top 5 Kasikas of 2014

Construction activities in Cagayan de Oro have been continuously popping everywhere. Though a bit toned down in comparison to 2012/2013, 2014 has shown the promise of more developments for the city as well as progress to look forward to. Condominium projects dominate the landscape, as well as hotels, restos, mixed use projects and a premier… Read more »

Kasikas: Centrio Tower as of December 2014

This is Centrio Tower as of December 22, 2014. It shows that the construction is now on the 7th floor. Centrio Tower is a 23 storey residential condominium. It is part of Centrio, a 3.7 mixed-use development by Ayala Land in partnership with Anflo Corporation. Photo by Seventeen Snapshots 

Kasikas: SM CDO2 as of today

These are the latest updates of the construction of SM CDO2 (the second mall of SM in Cagayan de Oro) posted on As shown in these photos, around four trucks arrived in the site loaded with steel rods. According to our source, these steel rods could have been delivered earlier had it not of… Read more »