Price: Reduced as of April 2019 to $68,500
Absolutely the best priced home in the area of Paso Ancho - a much sort after area with many expat high-end homes.
Our two bedroom, one bathroom house, is located in Paso Ancho.(A 5 minute drive from Volcan city) The house is set on a 1200 square meter lot (about 1/3 acre) surrounded by a lot of open space and has views of the 11,400 foot Volcan Baru (Panama's highest mountain) and a beautiful hillside through the kitchen window. The property is fully titled and registered in the Registro Publico. Humming-birds frequently visit a feeder on the porch.
There is security bars on all doors and windows and a special roll shutter on the kitchen windows. The home is close to neighbours.
Furnishing such as: refrigerator, stove, shelving and one bed will be included with the house.
The house is equipped with a water heater for hot showers and hot water in the kitchen.
It also has a pressurized water reservoir and an outside storage room connected to the side of the house. The floor is all at one level for ease of access.
As you enter the home the kitchen/living extends in a "T" shape.
The home is tiled throughout and ready to move in.
The cabinetry in the house was made by the renowned local cabinetmaker, " EdiIberto" and is soIid cedro.
The garden is quite spacious-room to build a gazebo, summer house or what the area is famous for - vegetables.
This is the actual view from the front porch in the background is Panama's highest and most most spectacular peak; the 11,400 foot high Baru Volcano.
This view is something you will never tire of as it changes every day.
Finally, this is a supermarket and hardware store that is literally walking distance from your future home. So if you need a bottle of wine, quart of milk or loaf of bread - no need to drive, just take a short stroll and enjoy the beautiful view and fresh mountain air.
The yard has several avocado trees, a sweet orange tree, and a lemon tree.
Contact: David Phone: 507-6291-6150 Claro (Note: the Claro number can often be hard to reach because of coverage problems); What’sapp 502-5445-3332
Bargain price: $68,500 USD.
VOLCAN is just a 5 minute drive away and has oodles of shopping, banking and restaurants.
PASO ANCHO has 2 supermarkets and a PUB!
But Volcan is your nearest major centre for shopping, banking, ATM's and Gas.
PEOPLE LIVE IN VOLCAN?
11,200 at the last census, of which about 300 are expats.
CAN I OPEN A BANK ACCOUNT?
Yes, you need original letters of recommendation from your home bank - but you can draw money from the ATM even if you do not have an account.
HOW MANY STORES DO YOU HAVE IN VOLCAN?
14 supermarkets, (we have no idea why so many) 3 hardware stores, three gas stations, two garden supply stores and over thirty places to eat.
CAN I BUY A GUN IN PANAMA?
Yes. It takes about 2 months and you do have to fill out some forms.
ARE THE LOCALS FRIENDLY TO FOREIGNERS?
Yes. The majority of locals believe that the American "Just Cause" invasion of Panama, liberated them. However, most locals think that all Americans are millionaires.
DOES THE EXPAT POPULATION MEET OR SOCIALIZE?
Yes. Every Friday morning most of the expats meet for breakfast at MANA'S RESTAURANT. We have ex pat musical "Pub Nights" every Saturday at the
WANDERING SLOTH Bar & Grill.
If you sing KARAOKE or play the guitar you are most welcome.
CABALLO LOCO SALOON. This is Volcan's newest entertainment spot. Regular music from various artists .
Don't let the "Saloon" scare you - this is a family friendly place; children are welcome.
There are hiking, walking, quilting and motor bike clubs. There is an unspoken rule that we help "newbies" in any way we can.
WHERE CAN I GET MORE LOCAL INFORMATION?
There are many FREE articles about the history of Volcan area at:
CAN I GET A MAP OF VOLCAN?
Free maps are available for Volcan and most of Panama at: