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Cost Of Living In Valenzuela (2009)
NCR, Barangay Karuhatan, Valenzuela City House is located on Cayetano St, a standard pinoy non-subdivision residential street about 1000 meters from Macarthur Highway.
Type of residence:
single detached bungalow
Size of house
3 Bedroom, 2 CR, dirty kitchen and carport
Own or Rent:
Cost of Rent:
Water City: 120 Water (purified P35/5 gal (pick-up), P40/5 gal (delivered)
use pre-paid dial up
seldom, average about once per 2-3 months for no short duration.
daily from about 7 pm until about 11 pm
available - cannot comment otherwise because I use only pre-paid dial-up ISPs.
Sky cable - quality just OK (lately reception on Star Sports has been HORRIBLE), occasional short duration system outages.
fair, some trash burning occurs in area, plus smog from vehicles on Macarthur Highway (about 1000 meters from our house)
light traffic on residential road (Cayetano St) but usually very heavy traffic on MacArthur.
all forms readily available (bus, taxi, jeepney, tricycle) literally no wait time on main road (MacArthur)
SM Valenzuela 5 min walk, South Supermarket and Pure Gold nearby, about 20-30 min via jeepney to Caloocan circle (north end of EDSA extension and Rizal Ext.) with Grand Central Mall, Ever Dep't Store, small Robinson's mall, Uniwide store and major appliance stores (Abenson, Western) and more. Also about 30-45 min drive to SM Marilao and about the same to SM North EDSA.
By: Russ and Lorna Phillips