Posted by Maria Arias on July 03, 2017 | About Panama | 0

What to consider before moving to Panama

Moving to Panama is an excellent country for expats and retirees to live in, making it a top choice among immigrants and working professionals from across the world. This country has a lot to offer, with a diverse landscape that includes exotic tropical rainforests, breathtaking mountain ranges, spectacular beaches, modern capital city, an active nightlife, world class resorts and quiet getaways.

For most expats, moving to Panama is one of the best decisions they ever make. This article will give you the basics of what you need to consider before deciding if Panama is right for you.

There are some questions that are very important to do to yourself:

Navigating the Housing Market

Affordable housing may seem impossible to find, especially if you have an extensive list of must-have amenities. Whether you are buying or renting, check out our rentals and sales section in our website to see what’s available, affordable, and realistic.

Compare the Cost of Living

Compare the cost of living where you currently live with Panama´s cost of living and see how far your salary will go. Aside from housing costs, make sure to factor in food, utilities, gas prices, and other miscellaneous expenses before concluding if Panama is within your financial means.

Health care

It’s important to be aware of the medical services available in the country, and how they are rated for quality and consistency. Many seniors who are expats want to live in countries with medical care that is much less expensive. Medical care in Panama is of good quality. 

Advantages of living in Panama