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Cuenca   Colonial Street

Modern & Playful

Cuenca still has the cobblestone streets and splendid mansions that bring out the story of the towns. It has become one of the world’s top destinations for retirees. The city of Cuenca is the third largest in Ecuador and home to approximately 350,000 citizens with an estimate of about 4,000 expats. It is a perfect city for walks and at the Parque Abdon Calderon one can stop for drinks or coffee. This large city is full of modern conveniences including 18 hospitals and 4 major universities that attract people from all over the world. Retirees that enjoy, tennis, golf and other country club sports, will enjoy having a property in Cuenca.

Eternal spring

Cuenca got famous as the city of eternal spring because of its temperature ranging from 50-75 degrees Fahrenheit. Cajas National Park offers the perfect, incredible year round hiking, spot for those who love the outdoors adventures. Cost of living can be very comfortable with and income of $2,000 a month.

Cultural Abundance

Cuenca is the center for culture and art of Ecuador. The churches, colonial houses with noble facades, wrought iron balconies, and red tiled roofs took the city of Cuenca to World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 1999. This town is the meeting place for strong influences of arts and traditions. Visitors fall in love with the abundance of culture in Cuenca.

House For Sale in Cuenca

House For Sale in Cuenca
Price
$158,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
13
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
3/3
Beds
3
Baths
3
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
Mountain View, Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size
200.00 m² (2,152.77 sq ft)
Total Living Area
160.00 m² (1,722.22 sq ft)

This house with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is located in Cuenca, Azuay Ecuador, in the county of Cuenca. This property with mountain and greenbelt views is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this house is 200,00 square meter (2.152,77 square feet), and it has a living space of 160,00 square meter (1.722,22 square feet).

Apartment For Sale in Av. Ordóñez Lasso - Cuenca

Apartment For Sale in Av. Ordóñez Lasso - Cuenca
Price
$155,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
13
Property Type
Apartment
Beds/Baths
3/2
Beds
3
Baths
2
Location
Av. Ordóñez Lasso - Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, Mountain View, Greenbelt View, Garden View
Total Lot Size
180.00 m² (1,937.50 sq ft)
Total Living Area
155.00 m² (1,668.40 sq ft)

This apartment with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms is located in Av. Ordóñez Lasso - Cuenca, Azuay Ecuador, in the county of Cuenca. This property with city, mountain, greenbelt and garden views is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this apartment is 180,00 square meter (1.937,50 square feet), and it has a living space of 155,00 square meter (1.668,40 square feet). The property also features a community pool and a heated pool.

Countryside Villa For Sale in Gualaceo

Countryside Villa For Sale in Gualaceo
Price
$169,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
10
Property Type
Villa
Beds/Baths
3/2
Beds
3
Baths
2
Location
Gualaceo, Gualaceo, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside
View Type
Valley View
Total Lot Size
500.00 m² (5,381.93 sq ft)
Total Living Area
385.00 m² (4,144.09 sq ft)

This villa with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms is located in Gualaceo, Azuay Ecuador, in the county of Gualaceo. This countryside property with valley view is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this villa is 500,00 square meter (5.381,93 square feet), and it has a living space of 385,00 square meter (4.144,09 square feet).

Lavish 4,000 Square Foot Challuabamba House is a Peaceful Sanctuary 20 Minutes from Cuenca

Lavish 4,000 Square Foot Challuabamba House is a Peaceful Sanctuary 20 Minutes from Cuenca
Price
$449,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
44
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
4/3
Beds
4
Baths
3
Location
Challuabamba - Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside
View Type
City View, Garden View, Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size
1.00 m² (10.76 sq ft)
Total Living Area
372.00 m² (4,004.16 sq ft)

This lavish 4.000 square foot Challuabamba home, just 20 minutes from downtown Cuenca, offers four bedrooms and five baths, an inviting living room, a formal dining room, a kitchen with high-end appliances and granite countertops, a breakfast nook, two TV rooms, an office built for two, an opulent master en suite ground floor bedroom, a wonderful bistro sunroom and three terraces. This enchanting property also boasts a separate outdoor kitchen and entertainment area with spectacular mountain and valley views, and a bonus room currently being used as an art studio. A winding, hand-crafted wrought-iron staircase, a beautiful water feature, coffered ceilings, engineered hardwood floors,tile flooring and hand installed Eucalyptus floors, a stain glass skylight, and unique architectural details add to the charm of this one-of-a-kind home, surrounded by manicured lawns, flower and plant beds and trees, and spectacular scenery. Located in Challuabamba, an upscale bedroom community favored by wealthy Ecuadorians and expats looking for quiet, peaceful living near a major city, this unique home is surrounded both by opulent properties and humble farmhouses providing a welcoming mixture of the old and new.

House For Sale in Chordeleg

House For Sale in Chordeleg
Price
$174,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
24
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
3/3
Beds
3
Baths
3
Location
Chordeleg, Chordeleg, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban, Other
View Type
Valley View
Total Lot Size
300.00 m² (3,229.16 sq ft)
Total Living Area
400.00 m² (4,305.55 sq ft)

This house with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is located in Chordeleg, Azuay Ecuador, in the county of Chordeleg. This property with valley view is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this house is 300,00 square meter (3.229,16 square feet), and it has a living space of 400,00 square meter (4.305,55 square feet). The property also features a relaxing jacuzzi.

Countryside House For Sale in Cuenca

Countryside House For Sale in Cuenca
Price
$168,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
21
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
4/2
Beds
4
Baths
2
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside
View Type
City View
Total Lot Size
702.00 m² (7,556.24 sq ft)
Total Living Area
230.00 m² (2,475.69 sq ft)

This house with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms is located in Cuenca, Azuay Ecuador, in the county of Cuenca. This countryside property with city view is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this house is 702,00 square meter (7.556,24 square feet), and it has a living space of 230,00 square meter (2.475,69 square feet). The property also features a wading pool.

River Views and Rooftop Terrace-Cuenca Family Home

River Views and Rooftop Terrace-Cuenca Family Home
Price
$199,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
16
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
4/3
Beds
4
Baths
3
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, Greenbelt View, River View
Total Lot Size
115.00 m² (1,237.84 sq ft)
Total Living Area
200.00 m² (2,152.77 sq ft)

This 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath, 3 story house (2,000 square feet) is ideal for a family home. Designed by an American couple that are Landscape architects, their craftsmanship is well noted. As you open the front gate and step into the small front garden you’ll be overwhelmed by a sense of calm brought about the abundance of plants, flowers and succulents bursting out seemingly every nook and cranny. This little oasis of a home is equipped with a stunning rooftop terrace, a full size Jacuzzi (seats six) and of course beautiful plant life throughout. Stepping through the front door you will immediately note the native hardwood floors, a divine feature that makes every room special. On the first floor there is the living room with the adjacent a sunroom (that houses the full-sized jacuzzi and surrounding plant life), the chef’s kitchen with breakfast bar and granite countertops throughout, and the large dining room with a half bath off the back and the staircase leading to the second floor. Up the stairs on the Second floor, you will find two large bedrooms with 2 full bathrooms plus a dressing room and the laundry room, while the third floor has an additional 2 bedrooms sharing one full bathroom and the entrance/stairway that leads to the roof-top terrace. Full of plants, their decorative pots and equipped with wood floor coverings the terrace is a beautiful continuation of the garden in the front of the home. Boasting uninterrupted views of the surrounding mountains and the Yanuncay river, a small pergola, great low voltage lighting and space for a grill or wet bar, it’s the perfect place to enjoy an afternoon, evening and sunset with friends and family. Located in the large development “Rio Sol”, on east size of the city, the house is just blocks from one of Cuenca’s four major shopping centers “Monay Shopping”, that also houses the “walmart-style” Corral Center for all your shopping needs. The house is also very close to Cuenca’s newest and most renowned hospital “Del Rio” and of course there is also excellent access to the ‘Autopisa’. Appealing in so many ways this property would make a perfect home for a variety of buyers, so if you are looking for a house, (wether for a couple, a family or even an individual) come and take a look! Contact us today to schedule a viewing. Asking; $199,000

Commercial Space in Award-Winning Casas del Cipres Building: 2-Story Commercial Building for Sale in Prime El Centro, Cuenca Location

Commercial Space in Award-Winning Casas del Cipres Building: 2-Story Commercial Building for Sale in Prime El Centro, Cuenca Location
Price
$270,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Commercial Sale
Images
15
Property Type
Mixed Use Building
Beds/Baths
-/2
Baths
2
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View
Total Lot Size
180.00 m² (1,937.50 sq ft)
Total Interior Area
180.00 m² (1,937.50 sq ft)

This 2-story commercial building is located in the prime shopping and pedestrian/tourist area of Calle Larga and Benigno Malo. Currently, an upscale art gallery, this building has a first-floor gallery and retail space, a large upstairs studio work area, a small office, a bodega (storage room) and two bathrooms. Located on one of the busiest streets in Cuenca, in a new, award-winning designer building, this retail space is ideally suited as a clothing store, speciality shop, a cafe or bar, or as an art, jewelry or high-end hand-crafts gallery. The 1,937.50 square foot building (180 square meters) is located in Casas del Cipres. The building recently won first and second prizes in design from Bienal Internacional de Arquitectura and the first prize for “New Building Construction” from the Municipality of Cuenca. The retail space is perfectly situated on the high-traffic street, Calle Larga, only blocks from the city center and Parque Calderon. Calle Larga is known for its fine restaurants, museums, markets, and shops and also has stairways leading to the Tomebamba River and its waterfront — a popular area for locals and visitors alike. Floor to ceiling glass-front doors and windows make the first floor light, airy and welcoming and easily visible to pedestrians and motorists. The social bathroom and small office are also located on the first floor. The building has a large, metal security gate for safety at night. Public parking lots and street parking are available. The second story studio is reached by an indoor staircase that is adjacent to the gallery. A small landing before the stairs makes a perfect display or advertising area on your way to the upstairs. This second-floor studio/workspace could easily be turned into an additional retail merchandising area, a large office, or extra seating for a restaurant or cafe. There is a second bathroom on this floor. This exceptional and valuable commercial real estate property in one of Cuenca’s best locations is listed at $270,000. Monthly expenses are available upon request.

San Joaquin Hilltop Beauty: Enchanting 3,000 Square Foot Cuenca Home Charms All the Senses

San Joaquin Hilltop Beauty: Enchanting 3,000 Square Foot Cuenca Home Charms All the Senses
Price
$800,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
36
Property Type
Country Estate
Beds/Baths
2/2
Beds
2
Baths
2
Location
San Joaquin - Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside, Urban
View Type
City View, Garden View, Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size
242.00 m² (2,604.86 sq ft)
Total Living Area
279.00 m² (3,003.12 sq ft)

This enchanting 3,000 square foot Cuenca hilltop home charms all the senses, with its lavish grounds, winding garden paths, a beguiling koi pond, impressive stonework, a grand wrap-around terrace, and alluring mountain and city views that extend as far as the eye can see. Located in the upscale neighborhood of San Joaquin, this palatial home is only 15-minutes from the historic downtown area of the Unesco World Heritage city of Cuenca. Situated on 2,600 square feet of land, with some of the most panoramic and spectacular views in the area, this one-of-a-kind property also has gorgeous tranquil gardens and serene seating areas that transport you from the hustle and bustle of the city into a world of calm. Reminiscent of a European country manner, this home includes hand-placed fieldstones, inside and out, that make you feel as if the house has been around for centuries, yet it was actually built just 3 years ago. The hacienda is equipped with every modern amenity, self-sustaining extras, and safety features ensuring a comfortable and secure living environment in a captivating surrounding. It also has beautiful wooden beamed ceilings and hand-crafted wrought iron and brick evoking centuries gone by. The spacious 2-story home has two entrances. The first entrance, with its own private door, leads to a full suite, perfect for use a guest house, a second bedroom for the main house, or as a rental investment property. The downstairs suite includes a cozy living room and library with a stone wall, a large bedroom, a second seating area and a full bath. The independent suite can also be accessed from the main house via a gorgeous wood and stone staircase. The upper entrance, in the back of the home, leads into the main house’s regal dining and living room separated with a two-sided, see-through fireplace. Off the living area is an oversized cook’s kitchen, a bedroom, an office/ study, and a tranquil den, warmed by the home’s second fireplace. The grand en-suite master bedroom is also located on this floor, as is a maid’s room. The chef’s kitchen, with large windows and amazing views, also includes a five-burner stove, double ovens, a dishwasher, a garbage disposal and a large refrigerator, all of which are included in the purchase price. An enormous wrap-around terrace, with spectacular views, is made for entertaining and is part of what makes this house so special. Whether hosting a small family gathering or a major social event, this inviting terrace includes hand-crafted wrought iron railings, tile brick flooring, numerous dining and seating areas and an outdoor kitchen with a wood-burning oven, barbeque, a sink, and storage for outdoor cookware and glasses. This lavish residence also includes generous storage space, a covered garage and parking for four cars, Fiber Optic Internet (and a special high-speed Internet connection in the office), cisterns, water pumps and Califone’s. The property also has room to expand in every direction, should the buyers want to add more guest rooms or casitas in and around the home. The asking price for this idyllic country property is $800,000. The land value alone, in this burgeoning bedroom community, is worth the price but no one can top the serenity and peace you’ll find in your personal Shangri la right outside of Cuenca.

Paute Estate: New Price On Fabulous Gated Uzhupud Estate 30 Minutes from Cuenca

Paute Estate: New Price On Fabulous Gated Uzhupud Estate 30 Minutes from Cuenca
Price
$235,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
25
Property Type
Country Estate
Beds/Baths
4/3
Beds
4
Baths
3
Location
Uzhupud, Paute, Paute, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside
View Type
Garden View, Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size
593.00 m² (6,382.97 sq ft)
Total Living Area
269.00 m² (2,895.48 sq ft)

Just 30 minutes from Cuenca is an inviting 2,900 square foot, gated country estate that exudes peace, quiet and warmth. This architecturally-built, 4 bedroom, 3 bath home is both comfortable and grand, expansive yet homey and is a wonderful place to live if you are longing for the quiet of the country, with spectacular mountain views in a safe environment near a major Ecuadorian city. Located in the greater Cuenca area, 5 minutes from Paute in the small community of Uzhupud, the property is away from it all, but close to everything and is the perfect tranquil home you are looking for. Originally priced at $310,000 the owners have made a substantial adjustment and this glorious property is now available for $235,000. You enter the palatial grounds, through a beautiful brick and wrought-iron security gate monitored by remote and on-site security systems and four cameras. Once inside you discover a lavish, landscaped yard, with beautiful stone steps leading to the house. The entire property is surrounded by stunning brick walls, providing both beauty and extra security. Gorgeous red-tiled multi-angled roofs complete the one-of-a-kind look. A relaxing front porch welcomes you to sit and marvel at the absolute peace and serenity surrounding you. Inside the home is a unique and wonderful open living space with an impressive center winding wooden staircase that has a fireplace built right into it. The stairs lead to the upper loft-style Master Suite and are the centerpiece of this distinctive home. The open concept area has gorgeous cathedral ceilings and includes a living room with the fireplace, a kitchen with an eat-in bar and green granite-like countertops. Appliances include a gas stove and oven, two refrigerators (one in the bodega), a dishwasher, and a microwave and are included in the purchase price. An adjoining dining room surrounded by windows looking out to the manicured backyard is the perfect place to gather with friends and family. There is also a pantry and a laundry room off the kitchen that includes a full-size washer and dryer, which also comes with the sale. A second enclosed indoor/outdoor dining room and a wrap-around porch provide endless possibilities for dining and entertaining. There is also a great barbeque area. The landscaped backyard includes lush trees, bright and colorful flower beds and shrubs, and a beautiful stone fountain that soothes the soul with the delightful sound of cascading water. Three bedrooms, one en-suite, are located just off the main living area on the first floor. A second shared bathroom is found between the two other bedrooms and also serves as the social or guest bathroom for the first floor. Up the sweeping staircase, taking over the entire second floor is the 4th bedroom … a spacious Master Suite. A seating area, that could easily be turned into a TV room or office, is located on the landing with a lovely skylight overhead. The oversized Master bedroom, with windows looking out on incredible mountain scenery, accommodates a king-size bed with plenty of room to spare. There is ample storage and also room for a second desk or a small setee should you want one in your bedroom. The large Master Bath includes a skylight over a luxurious Jacuzzi tub … The perfect place to linger and enjoy Mother Nature from above. Annual property taxes are less than $50 per year. Better yet, this beautiful property is considered “rural” making capital gains taxes lower than in-town properties. But, once you settle into this rustic, yet elegant country home, leaving will be the last thing on your mind! The home is being offered totally turnkey and ready to move into for $235,000 including all appliances and furnishings.