Our $175,000 Condo Has Future-Proofed Our Retirement in Colombia

Our $175,000 Condo Has Future-Proofed Our Retirement in Colombia

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March 2, 2018

The fabulous spring-like climate was what first attracted David and Carole Wallis to the idea of retiring in Medellín, Colombia. Who can argue with daytime highs in the mid-70s F to low 80s F? But it’s the city’s low cost of living and great quality of life that made them fall for its charms completely.

A Condo for $700 a Month in the Heart of Cuenca City, Ecuador

A Condo for $700 a Month in the Heart of Cuenca City, Ecuador

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March 1, 2018

Keith Paul and his wife Tina have no regrets about retiring to Ecuador. And they’ve felt that way ever since their move in January of 2016 from California to their new home city of Cuenca. It’s easy to understand why. Married for 32 years and having lived in Michigan, Florida, Texas and California, Keith retired from his stressful career...

Why It’s the Right Time to Buy In Chiriquí, Panama

Why It’s the Right Time to Buy In Chiriquí, Panama

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February 28, 2018

In 2018 Panama is expected to outperform all other Central American countries as well as many in South America. And in its western province of Chiriquí the economy is set to boom, thanks to a $1 million investment by Del Monte into Puerto Armuelles, to start up exportation of bananas once again.

Life is a Paradise in Bocas del Toro, Panama with $375 Rent

Life is a Paradise in Bocas del Toro, Panama with $375 Rent

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February 27, 2018

Growing up in the northeastern U.S. meant living through long, cold winters. I'll be honest with you: I've never liked the cold. That's why, when the opportunity to move to Panama presented itself, I leapt at it. Along with a better climate, I was looking for a place that offered a slower pace of life, and allowed me to do volunteer work...