NAIC, Cavite – President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr. (PBBM) led the simultaneous ceremonial turnover of 30,000 house and lot units from the National Housing Authority (NHA) on December 5, 2022 in Barangay Calubcob here.
President Marcos was accompanied by NHA General Manager Joeben Tai, Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) Secretary Jose Rizalino Acuzar, Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (PAPRU) Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., Senator Francis Tolentino, Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla, Vice Governor Athena Tolentino, Cavite 2nd District Congresswoman Lani Revilla, Cavite 8th District Congresswoman Aniela Tolentino, Naic Mayor Raffy Dualan, and Vice Mayor Junio Dualan.
The officials and the President inspected the units and talked to residents of the housing site.
PBBM also led the awarding of the “Certificates of Eligibility of Lot Allocation” (CELA) and “Transfer of Certificate Titles” (TCT) to the beneficiaries at the NHA project site.
A new house and lot will serve as a “new home” for 30,000 Filipino families as an “early Christmas” to all beneficiaries.
“Binabati ko ang pamunuan ng NHA sa matagumpay na pagpapatayo ng mga konkretong pabahay na ito, na isang kalidad na pabahay para sa ating mga kababayan. Hinihikaya’t ko ang pagpapatuloy ng pagpapatayo pa ng pabahay na ito,” President Marcos said in his speech.
Aside from low-income families, beneficiaries also include Kapatiran members former rebels who returned to the folds of the law as part of the program by the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) and the NHA for them to start their life anew and build a better future for their own families.
NHA General Manager Joeben Tai is committed to the “Building Better and More” (BBM) housing program that seeks to provide 1.3 million houses within the six-year term of President Marcos Jr. to cater to the needs of Filipino families for affordable, resilient and quality homes.