Early this December, Base Bahay Foundation, in partnership with the Vincentian Foundation, held a site visit at Bagong Silangan, attended by the National Housing Authority (NHA), National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC), and beneficiaries of the Bagong Silangan houses. The visit began with a project overview by Program Manager and former project Manager of Bagong Silangan site Joseph Lansang, followed by project and organization overviews from the BASE Head of Project Management and Operations, Fred Silisilon, as well as representatives from the Vincentian Foundation, Manolito Aguilar and Fr. Gerard Borja.

The group was given a tour of the Bamboo houses in project site with the beneficiaries of the houses, then given a quick tour of the surrounding community, as well as the reference houses that were built and have been occupied early 2015.