Real Estate

Property taxes in Panama: Moratorium

For about a year now, Panama has debated decentralized government. It will use property taxes to assist local city councils in this endeavour. Resistance to change has been very vocal, especially as scaremongering occurred: You will lo...

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New Bill on Property Taxation in Panama

Introduction of a new bill on property taxation in Panama, specifically affecting families.

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Panama Realtor's guide to Panama Real Estate Taxes

In order to know how much is owed in real estate taxes, it is recommended to solicit a NIT or Tax ID number.

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Panama: a Geographic Hub, with Incentives for Growth and a Promising Future

Panama has always had a great location geographically, commercially and culturally in Central America. It is considered the hub of the Americas.

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Some valid reasons to invest in the real estate market of Panama in 2013

The real estate market in Panama has already seen several years of positive economic growth and it has settled since the housing market boom of 2004-2007.

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Three Reasons Why You Should Buy Property in Panama

Even with the decline, buying property in Panama is still considered a good investment.

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Guide to Purchase Real Estate in Panama

Step by step guide for purchasing real estate in Panama.

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Selling your Property in Panama

When it comes to being competitive in the Panama Real Estate Market the rules are universal. Price yourself competitively with comparable properties.

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Do you need to pay your property taxes in Panama?

Real estate taxes are paid quarterly in Panama and in order to pay them a Tax ID needs to be assigned. The tax ID is referred to as a RUC which stands for Registro Unico de Contribuyente, or Unique Taxpayer Registry. Every person, corp...

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Obtaining a residential mortgage in Panama as a Non Resident

As the majority of the investors buying in Panama are not residents of the country, the Panamanian banks are easing restrictions on lending to foreigners. As of today non - residents qualify for up to 70% financing of the purchase pric...

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