Casco Viejo is Panama Citys “Old Town” that has been around well before the birth of Panama as a nation. We’re talking well over 300 years that people have inhabited this most charming and historical section of Panama City. It is here that you can absorb culture and tradtion just wandering around. As all reference books on Panama will mention, most of Panama City’s historical buildings are situated in this 38 block area referred to interchangeably as “Casco Viejo”, “Casco Antiguo”or “San Felipe”.
From historical churches to the Panama Canal Museum everywhere you turn in Casco Viejo you can find exciting things to see and do. This sector is also now starting to give way to restoration that will offer foreigners and natives alike attractive dwellings that are currently in great demand. In fact, several resident associations in partnerships with local businesses are doing all the right things so that Casco Viejo will always be a desirable place to live and at the same time preserve and enhance its rich history and culture. Furthermore, Casco Viejo is great for real estate investors. Whether you want to restore a building or acquire an already restored structure or unit, the opportunities here are terrific and the future looks bright as well.
The Benedetti Building was built in 1928 and its current restoration is a perfect blend of historical architecture and modern comforts. "Beneditti" features a social area with landscaped gardens, pool and yoga room.
The penthouse has a balcony stemming from each of its bedrooms, bamboo flooring throughout, fully equipped kitchen and laundry, modern bathroom fixtures, double paned windows, central air conditioning, high ceilings and your own private elevator. And you even have your own private rooftop terrace with a jacuzzi and views of the Panama Bay.
Please contact us directly at Inter Panama Real Estate Agency for further details.