An hours drive from Panama City, San Carlos is located close to the well known area of Coronado – which in turn is home to the Fazio designed, championship golf course and equestrian club, as well as tennis courts, a beach club, a full spa with trained staff, outdoor jacuzzis surrounded by beautiful gardens, an full sized swimming pool, 4 restaurants, 4 bars, conference rooms and exclusive play areas for kids.
For the above reasons, and more, San Carlos and its neighboring beach areas have been a hot spot for both foreigners and locals alike when it comes to beach front and resort real estate for weekend and retirment homes.
The beachfront in San Carlos is a mix of white and volcanic sand, and the various stretches of beaches go on for miles. During the week you can usually have huge stretches of beach all to yourself.
One of the primary advantages of real estate in San Carlos or its neighboring towns is that there is a significant amount of infrastructure already in place. Such ammenties include full scale supermarkets, farmacies, restarants of every type and price range, medical and veterany clinics, gardening centers, ect.
San Carlos is a popular vacation area among locals and expats alike, a real hot spot for Panama Real Estate. Such Resorts and residential communites as the Decameron Resort, Barcelo Resort, Vista Mar, Hacienda Pacifica, Buena Ventura and Las Lagartijas have been springing up along Panama´s Pacific Coast in the last 3-5 years.
Panama Real Estate Values and primarily in these Pacific Coast Beach areas have been appreciating very steadily, and as interest and growth increases so to do the real estate values.