If you’re familiar with Panama real estate, you know the Azuero Peninsula is the heartland of the country. The history of this small, but important region dates back to pre-Columbian times and, even to this day, has very distinct Spanish cultural influences which can be seen in the various festivals and the breathtaking architecture found throughout. The beaches in this area are some of the best in all of Panama. Pedasi is one of these areas on the southeastern tip of the Azuero. In recent years there has been a significant amount of real estate investment in this area. With some spectacular developments around Pedasi — this area is already known to Panama Azuero Peninsula real estate buyers and investors.
The peninsula graces the shores of Panama’s Pacific coastline to the north while the eastern side meets the Gulf of Panama. It’s the eastern side around Pedasi that gets the most visitors, and much of the expat crowd tend to flock there. But, just because it’s a popular area, don’t expect to be met with tremendous amounts of development and modernization – the Azuero Peninsula has managed to keep its historic and cultural charm in-tact for those who are native to the area as well as for those who choose to live and play in this part of Panama.
From the seemingly endless red-tile rooflines, to the traditional Spanish-colonial architecture, the area is was made for exploration and enjoyment. Majestic and clean streets lead you to just about anywhere you could want to go explore and enjoy – museums, historical churches, carnivals and more are just a short walk or an easy drive from Azuero Peninsula.
The adventure continues into the nearby western coast on the Pacific as well. And, while the beaches in these parts are just as beautiful as in other parts of Panama, you’ll likely notice one major difference – they are far less developed. This means more white-sand for you – and fewer people to get in your way. The real estate market in this part of the Azuero Peninsula is just now starting to be discovered. There are some large property developments going into this area as well. It is a good time to buy real estate or invest in property on this western coast. Before it is discovered like the Pedasi area has….
Overall, the Azuero Peninsula’s development, or lack thereof, isn’t something to shy away from. In fact, for those seeking an enjoyable life (in retirement or otherwise) away from the hustle and bustle of the typical Panamanian hotspots, the Azuero Peninsula offers one of the best real estate opportunities in the country. Real estate here is a good deal for your money, and there are plenty of unique ownership opportunities available right now for those seeking a move to a more relaxed lifestyle without giving up all the amenities that should come with living in Panama.
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