The view to Panama's highest peak; the 11,400 Baru Volcano is something you will never tire of.
Located in an area of Volcan with several upscale homes, this spacious, loft home is offered for sale at $165,000 USD as is.
This lovely 2 story home has been completely remodeled to US standards. All windows have security bars. Hot water throughout serviced by a water storage tank and pump.
Loft picture above before improvements.
2200 sq ft living area represents 2 bedrooms, 2 baths downstairs, dining/living area, kitchen and laundry room. The upstairs features a bedroom area and full bath. The upstairs is 1100 sq ft of open area There is a single car carport.
This 1500 m2 titled corner lot is fully fenced with a rock wall on one side. The house is positioned in a manner conducive for expanding and has a fabulous view of Volcan Baru. Fruit trees adorn the lot which is located in a quiet area of nice Panamanian and American homes.
Sale Price is $165,000. as is.
Sale Price is $180,000.00 if scheduled upgrades are completed. Running of a new water system, remodeling of all bathrooms, new tile on floor and new ceiling upstairs.
Financing available with substantial down. Will be a lease purchase with title transferred at payoff. No agents
Rent is $950.00 per month unfurnished. Includes yard care, electric (capped at $50.00) Internet,T.V., phone and water. No smoking in the home, 2 pets no more than 50lbs, no young children.
May be available for rent by end of the year after above improvements.
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. Music most Saturdays and GREAT food!
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: