Liz Larroquette

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Panama Soccer Team

Too Excited About Throwing Up My Arms And Screaming “Goal!”

Every time I open my mouth, it is readily apparent I wasn’t reared in Panama. My Aussie accent  (even in Spanish) is punctuated by the fact I maintain a painfully fair skin tone, not readily accustomed

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Real Estate Agent

Working With Trusted Real Estate Professionals

Selling real estate is a personal endeavor. People, with whom you are advising need to trust and it isn’t easy to gain an individual’s trust in a short amount of time. It rarely manifests quickly.

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The Kitchen

It’s Always Important To Know What Is Happening In The Kitchen

The gentleman was very specific when he arranged an appointment to look at investment opportunities in Costa del Este, so I was only slightly surprised when he walked into the sales center. He didn’t

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Fourth bridge nightscape

Rapid Infrastructure Making a Big Difference

Panama has been talking about building a fourth bridge for some time. Recently, it was announced that awarding the final contract for the next bridge, was being postponed once again. Big structural projects

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Helipad Casa Bonita

A Helicopter, Hotel Nights and a Limo May Help Retirement Decisions!

Knowing where you want to retire is a huge decision, requiring a great deal of soul searching and reflection. When people come to me for advice, I take it very seriously and I work hard to help find the

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Senior Couple Yacht Ocean

How Different Is It to Retire in Panama vs. The United States?

The statistics must be right about there being millions of Baby Boomers in the United States who have recently retired or planning to retire soon. I think it’s like 10,000 a day and fortunately my phone

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Royal Palm Empresas Bern

Royal Palm Enters The Final Stages [Update and Video]

As the dramatic twin towers of Royal Palm have taken shape on the edge of the Pacific Ocean in Nueva Gorgona and the construction crane has been dismantled, the sharply reduced pre-construction prices

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Calendar on beach

If I Just Have One Week…?

Often times I get calls from individuals interested in buying property in Panama and they tell me they have only one week to visit the country, see if they like it enough to invest and then view all the

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You Can Find “A Meeting” In Panama

“Do you have AA meetings in Panama?” came the question from a 68-year-old man from Ohio. His eyes were a crystal blue and intense. “I’ve been sober for 37 years and there really isn’t anything

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Medellin and Panama Skyline at night

Panama vs. Medellin – Near Neighbours, Different Personalities

It’s not often I discover a place expats are considering as a possible retirement location which makes me pause and take a closer look. I’m fully aware of the pros and cons of most every location being

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What To Do With All That “Stuff”?

People collect “stuff”. Lots of stuff, so when it comes to relocating either for retirement or a job transfer, most ask me for advice as to whether they should move furniture or sell it all and start

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