Why Consider Living, Buying or Investing in Panama?

Bridge of the world,
heart of the universe.

Panama is a tropical country with one of the greatest variety of flora and fauna in the world. Panama is the only country in the world where you can see the sunrise over the Pacific Ocean and the sunset over the Atlantic Ocean. Each province has its charm. From beaches, rivers, waterfalls to mountains, desert and mangroves. Panama offers it all.

Welcome to the economic and cultural connection of the Americas and the world.

Welcome to Panama

Why Consider Living, Buying, or Investing in Panama?

Panama is one of the world’s top offshore havens and it is continuing to emerge as one of the world’s greatest destinations. Panama offers certain advantages over every other Central and South American destination. Tax advantages. Privacy advantages. Plus, you’ll find some of the world’s most beautiful mountain, beachfront, and lake properties in Panama.

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Panama picked # 1 country to visit by the New York Times

Panama was recently picked as the #1 place to travel to by the New York Times? Why? A small country about the size of South Carolina, Panama has a wide variety of world-class attractions: exotic tropical rainforests, stunning mountain refuges, a Caribbean and Pacific Coast with 1500 islands, a vibrant nightlife, Spanish colonial historical sites, world class golfing, diving, sport fishing, and surfing, It's hard to think of any other destination that has such a variety of attractions close by and so easy to get to.

Panama Canal – 8th Wonder of the World

Revolutionary and Amazing. The Panama Canal has been called "The Eighth Wonder of the World"... and with good reason! It is a man-made artificial 82 km waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.

The Canal “underpins” the Panama Economy, which has resulted in an average GDP growth of 10% over the last 10 years, Panama currently (2020) has a 5% growth and is seen as a mini recession, whereas the entire world would be very happy with this current growth rate. Almost 2.6 billion U.S. dollars was the toll revenue generated by the Panama Canal during the fiscal year 2019.


Panama is the best place to retire in the world.

Panama has ranked first in the best places to retire in 2022. Panama has been ranking high many times during the past year in the retirement index by International Living, due to multiple reasons. These ratings are based on safety, cost of living, infrastructure attractions, beauty and climate.

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The Hidden Pearl between two Oceans:


Economical, Cultural, Safety

Living in Panama

Panama benefits

Panama is a privileged country within Latin America. It is fast becoming the preferred location for a second or retirement home for Americans and Europeans and for the corporate headquarters of international companies.

For its citizens, Panama is one of the top three of Latin American countries for quality of life: Health, education and economic well-being according to the United Nations.

Safety and Security

Panama received the highest rating for tourist safety. In Panama, there's no need to be constantly on guard against being robbed or assaulted.


Panama is a shopper’s paradise whether it be clothes, computers or electronics. Panamanian supermarkets can easily be mistaken for world class supermarkets with their large selection of products. Electronics stores compete in both price and selection with American stores.


Private education is excellent: there are accredited international schools and dozens of fine bilingual schools. At the university level, there many universities, including three United States universities with branches in Panama City, like Florida State University.

Medical Care

Medical care and hospital facilities are almost on a par with the USA, one of the many happy by products of the longtime American presence on the Isthmus.

Commercial Hub

Panama also is a short plane ride away from the USA as well as Central and South America. There are direct flights to and from Panama from most US, Central and South American countries as well as Europe.

Reverse Immigration

Evidence of Panama's quality of life, there is a reverse migration going on in recent years. Many Panamanians, residents in the US, Canada and other countries are moving back to Panama because they find the quality of life is simply better here.

Panama is Blessed by Nature- No Hurricanes or Major Earthquakes

Even nature has blessed Panama. Due to a unique geographical position, there are no natural disasters. No hurricanes and destructive earthquakes. Relative to other places, many well-traveled citizens of the world are deciding that Panama is one of the best place on earth to live.

Panama has a first world infrastructure

Panama has a first-world infrastructure starting with a modern capital city with high speed internet, the second largest Free Trade Zone in the world, a banking sector with 100 banks. The highway infrastructure, medical care, telecommunications and business services are excellent.

Panama has only a Police Force

Panama has only a Police force, no military that keeps crime down, living in Panama is safe.

Population that is Friendly to Foreigners

Panama is an extremely friendly country, Panamanians are fun loving, happy people, and it is normal to be greeted in the streets by people.

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