The Mountain Peace development is Volcan’s premiere housing complex. Located in a beautiful park-like setting under the slopes of the mighty Baru Mountain - at 11,400 feet it is Panama’s highest peak. The plateau slopes gently down to the city of Volcan and affords some stunning sunset and early morning vistas.
The mountain Peace development contains 7 upscale homes built to North American standards. Unquestionably, it is Volcan’s most prestigious place to live.
The CASA TRANQUILITY home has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It was appraised in July 2014 at $234,000. It has an enclosed space of 251 square meters and the lot size is 1009 square meters. The entrance road is private but does NOT have a gated entrance. The home features a double garage with electric garage door. Please note the detail of the “Escayola” style ceilings.
Again, note the detail on the ceilings and the use of local hardwood on all doors, furniture and cabinets.
The kitchen features Granite countertops and local hardwood cabinet doors. The appliances include a refrigerator, stove and dishwasher.
There is ample storage and the home is fitted with the standard Central American security bars.
There is complete tiling in the bathrooms. Note that the tiling extends all the way to the ceiling.
It was appraised in July 2014 for $234,000 and is offered for sale at
the affordable price of: $238,500 USD.
It has a clear title.
It has 251 square meters of enclosed space and a lot size of 1009 meters.
On a private road minutes away from Volcan's finest restaurants and 14 supermarkets.
Please contact the owners about CASA TRANQUILITY in the Mountain Peace Development for more details at:
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.
We have just opened a
MAIL BOXES ETC. Store
A new European style coffee shop will open in mid September.
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: