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Cuenca, with its cobblestone streets and stately mansions, has become one of the world´s top retirement destinations. The city, Ecuador´s third largest, is home to approximately 350,000 citizens, and an estimated 4,000 expats. It is an extremely walkable city, and expats often gather near the Parque Abdon Calderon for coffee or drinks. The city is flush with both modern conveniences including 18 hospitals, and with 4 major universities attracting students from all over the world, it is often referred to as the Athens of the Andes.

Cuenca´s temperatures range from 50-75 degrees Fahrenheit, and is often hailed as the city of eternal spring. For those who love the outdoors, Cajas National Park offers incredible year round hiking. Most expats live extremely well on $2000 a month.

If you are seeking a rich cultural life with international symphonies and ballets and a mix of the historic and the modern, come see what makes Cuenca such a special place to retire.


Luxury apartment for Sale.

Luxury apartment for Sale.
Price
$225,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
17
Property Type
Apartment
Beds/Baths
2/2
Beds
2
Baths
2
Location
San Sebastian - Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, Mountain View
Total Lot Size
175.00 m² (1,883.68 sq ft)
Total Living Area
150.00 m² (1,614.58 sq ft)

This brand new, 2-bedroom, 2.5 bathrooms costume made apartment is in luxury hi-end building, located a few yards from the Tomebamba River on the small and very quiet street. On both sides of the street has 2 life guard security post 24/7 and the condo lobby has security 24/7. Access to the floor and apartment available with magnetic card only and nobody may come over without owner's permission. Completion of this high-end building near the Shopping center El Batán and Supermaxi Las Americas, was in 2022 and not only is the condo ideally situated but beautifully appointed with upgrades at every turn. The condo is being sold partially furnished, but all new appliances including: spanish refrigerator, stove, oven, range hood, dishwasher, microwave, and a washer and dryer are all included in the purchase price. There is also one parking space and a bodega/storage unit in the well-lit basement area. The building has 24/7 security, 2 elevators, sport room, security cameras and lights and a modern and opulent lobby that makes guests feel immediately welcome. The spacious, 1400 sq. ft, open-concept living area is flanked by floor-to-ceiling windows and 2 balconyes. Views include mountains, valleys, and the red-tiled roofs of Cuenca's cityscape. Apartment has total 1600 sq.ft with 2 balconies, bodega, parking space. The condo building is a 5-minute walk to the tram and 9 minutes to downtown, as well as other major city locations, including the airport. There are tons of taxis, buses, but thanks to the walking path on the river to El Centro 25 minutes. Within walking distance, there are also tons of restaurants, cafes, stores, and pharmacies, and a private hospital is 3 minutes away. The condo includes very large living room and big master bedroom that is en-suite and a second bedroom currently being used as a reading room, also en-suite. There is a social (guest) half bath. Both en-suite bathrooms have a modern illuminated mirror, high-end shower doors and tiles,and the kitchen includes gorgeous porcelain upgraded backsplashes, countertops, and cabinets. There is an amazing amount of storage in this apartment with a hall full of closets and a separate laundry unit. Both bedrooms also have ample closet space. Price $225.000 negotiable. The monthly HOA is $117.

VIDA FELIZ - HAPPY LIFE COMMUNITY: Affordable, Living, Vacation or Investment Custom Homes and Land Available in Private Mountain Community

VIDA FELIZ - HAPPY LIFE COMMUNITY: Affordable, Living, Vacation or Investment Custom Homes and Land Available in Private Mountain Community
Price
$89,900
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
28
Property Type
Private Planned Mountain Community with Custom Homes Now Available
Beds/Baths
2/2
Beds
2
Baths
2
Location
La Paz - Nabón, Nabón, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside, Lakefront, Mountain
View Type
City View, Garden View, Lake View, Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size
92.00 m² (990.28 sq ft)
Total Living Area
583.00 m² (6,275.33 sq ft)

If you're looking for affordable, living, vacation or investment custom-made homes in an idyllic private, mountain community, look no further. Just an hour from Cuenca is another world -- a world of relaxation, comfort, nature and safe and gorgeous surroundings. Vida Feliz (Happy Life) is a planned community on 26.5 acres (10 hectares) of land with jaw-dropping views at every turn. Buyers can livie, vacation, or rent out their homes and cottages or use them as an Airbnb unit for immediate income potential. Prices are extremely reasonable with vacation cabins and good size lots ranging from $39,900 - $328,000 for a 7-bedroom, 6-bath building that can be sub-dived into 4-6 units for an investor looking to make a profit or an extended family wanting a peaceful family vacation spot and retreat. Buyers have the option of purchasing one of the custom homes (or many) -- built in the property's workshop by experienced designers and engineers -- or creating their own unique home, according to environmental standards set by the community. Currently, there are four models to view and three homes for sale. There are also approximately 50 lots available for purchase. Lots range in size from 250 sq. meters to 2800 sq. meters. Adjacent lots may be bought for additional building or more privacy. The house featured here is fully furnished and $89,900. Already built and for sale is a furnished cabin for 69,900. The $328,000 property divided into 6 units, could easily make a great Airbnb building and a perfect investment property. If you are an investor or not going to live on the property full time, a rental program is also offered by the owners -- who live on-site -- and can advertise, and manage your rental or Airbnb providing an income-producing asset for you.

House For Sale in Cuenca

House For Sale in Cuenca
Price
$280,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
15
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
7/5
Beds
7
Baths
5
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, Mountain View
Total Lot Size
383.00 m² (4,122.56 sq ft)
Total Living Area
325.00 m² (3,498.26 sq ft)

This house with 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms is located in Cuenca, Azuay Ecuador, in the county of Cuenca. This property with city and mountain views is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this house is 383.00 square meter (4,122.56 square feet), and it has a living space of 325.00 square meter (3,498.26 square feet).

Home Construction Site For Sale in Gualaceo

Home Construction Site For Sale in Gualaceo
Price
$98,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Land Listing
Images
6
Property Type
Home Construction Site
Location
Gualaceo, Gualaceo, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size
309.00 m² (3,326.04 sq ft)

This home construction site is located in Gualaceo, Azuay, Ecuador, in Gualaceo county. This property with city, mountain and valley views is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this home construction site is a total of 309,00 square meter (3.326,04 square feet).

Home Construction Site For Sale in Gualaceo

Home Construction Site For Sale in Gualaceo
Price
$98,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Land Listing
Images
6
Property Type
Home Construction Site
Location
Gualaceo, Gualaceo, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
Greenbelt View, Mountain View, River View
Total Lot Size
513.00 m² (5,521.86 sq ft)

This home construction site is located in Gualaceo, Azuay, Ecuador, in Gualaceo county. This property with greenbelt, mountain and river views is situated in the highlands of Ecuador. The land area of this home construction site is a total of 513.00 square meter (5,521.86 square feet).

Brand new and modern 2 - bedroom condo for rent

Brand new and modern 2 - bedroom condo for rent
Price
$800 / month
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Lease
Images
7
Property Type
Apartment
Beds/Baths
2/2
Beds
2
Baths
2
Location
Av. Ordóñez Lasso - Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, River View
Total Lot Size
100.00 m² (1,076.39 sq ft)
Total Living Area
90.00 m² (968.75 sq ft)

If you’re looking for something fresh and modern, located west of Cuenca close to the River in a beautiful safe building… this is what you’ve been looking for. This (1076 Sq. Ft.) 2 bedroom 2 full bathroom apartment offers amazing views from the living space and bedroom, the great terrace overlooks the west side of town. For $800 including HOA this great new unit can be yours.

Outstanding full of character 3 bedroom condo for sale

Outstanding full of character 3 bedroom condo for sale
Price
$200
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
20
Property Type
Apartment
Beds/Baths
3/3
Beds
3
Baths
3
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View, Mountain View
Total Lot Size
160.00 m² (1,722.22 sq ft)
Total Living Area
132.00 m² (1,420.83 sq ft)

This absolutely stunning 132 m² (1.413,72 Sq Ft) 3 bedroom 3 full bathroom unit is located in one of the best neighborhoods in Cuenca which is La Isla - 3 Puentes; one of the best places to live here in the city. This modern and well finished condo offers breathtaking Mountain View’s, you can enjoy seeing Turi mountains from every room and specially from the kitchen and main living area. The kitchen and cabinets layout have been carefully designed and distribute by a professional international chef… cooking here is just a pleasure. The list is long but let me tell you about the spacious steam - sauna room the owner thoughtfully designed in one of the bathrooms; can’t live without it. The sale of this great unit includes all imported appliances, TWO giant storage units, parking space and lots of upgrades!! Just come and see it by yourself! Sale price $225.000

Live in Luxury Minutes from Cuenca, outstanding single level home for sale.

Live in Luxury Minutes from Cuenca, outstanding single level home for sale.
Price
$359,500
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
22
Property Type
House
Beds/Baths
3/3
Beds
3
Baths
3
Location
Challuabamba - Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside
View Type
Mountain View, Garden View
Total Lot Size
1,200.00 m² (12,916.64 sq ft)
Total Living Area
400.00 m² (4,305.55 sq ft)

Welcome to your dream home, just 15 minutes from the vibrant city of Cuenca! This magnificent property offers the perfect blend of luxury, sustainability, and tranquility. Nestled on a sprawling 1,200 square meter (12,917 square feet) lot, this detached residence boasts over 400 square meters (4,300 square feet) of thoughtfully designed living space—all on one level for your convenience. Immerse yourself in the beauty of floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the interior with natural light, showcasing the breathtaking vaulted ceilings. Marvel at the seamless integration of marble and maple accents throughout, creating an ambiance of sophistication and warmth. Retreat to the three generously sized bedrooms, each exuding comfort and style. The 3.5 baths, including a full built-in sauna, provide a luxurious escape within your own home. The chef's kitchen and formal dining room are perfect for entertaining, while custom closets add a touch of practical elegance. Additional living spaces are generously sized, making this modern, recently remodeled home a haven for relaxation. Need extra space for guests? The property includes a charming one-bedroom tongue-in-groove wooden guest cottage, ensuring a warm welcome for visitors. Step outside to discover a paradise of greenery, with stunning landscaping that complements the surrounding nature. An outdoor kitchen and barbecue area invite al fresco dining, while a small greenhouse and space for chickens allow you to embrace a self-sustainable lifestyle. Imagine your own private oasis—a trout pond graces the property, adding a touch of serenity to this already enchanting home. With parking for four cars, you'll have plenty of space for your vehicles. All of this can be yours for the incredible price of $385,000! Don't miss the chance to own a piece of paradise in a very quiet neighborhood. Embrace luxury, sustainability, and modern living—all within a short distance from the vibrant heart of Cuenca. Contact us now to schedule your private tour and make this dream home yours today!

Centrally located 2 bedroom condo for rent.

Centrally located 2 bedroom condo for rent.
Price
$800 / month
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Lease
Images
19
Property Type
Apartment
Beds/Baths
2/2
Beds
2
Baths
2
Location
Cuenca, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Urban
View Type
City View
Total Lot Size
90.00 m² (968.75 sq ft)
Total Living Area
90.00 m² (968.75 sq ft)

This great modern 90 m² partially furnished 2 bedroom 2 bathroom condo is ideally located right downtown, only 3 blocks away from Parque Calderon and a few steps away from Calle Larga and the Tomebamba River. Don’t lose this gem! Great indoor living space, lots of natural light, plenty of storage space and a great balcony is offered here. Monthly rent $800 including HOA.

3 SUSTAINABLE HOUSES ON 5.9 ACRES OF LAND IN YUNGUILLA VALLEY: These 3 European-Style Homes are Ideal if You Are Looking to Live off the Land in Luxury

3 SUSTAINABLE HOUSES ON 5.9 ACRES OF LAND IN YUNGUILLA VALLEY: These 3 European-Style Homes are Ideal if You Are Looking to Live off the Land in Luxury
Price
$600,000
Status
Active
Listing Type
Residential Sale
Images
61
Property Type
Country Estate
Beds/Baths
7/5
Beds
7
Baths
5
Location
Yunguilla, Santa Isabel, Azuay, Ecuador
Location Type
Countryside, Mountain, Riverfront
View Type
Garden View, Mountain View, River View, Valley View
Total Lot Size
2.40 ha (5.93 acre)
Total Living Area
353.00 m² (3,799.65 sq ft)

This incredible property features 3 amazing, European-style houses on 5.9 acres, (2.4 ha) of sustainable, off-the-grid land in the Yunguilla Valley, near Lentag. The three homes and land are being offered together for one purchase price. This property is perfect for a homesteader, expats looking to escape the rat race of their own countries or a group of friends who are longing for community and to live off the land in spectacular, natural surroundings The land has extensive orchards, gardens, and a coffee plantation, and is nestled off of a paved road, with approximately ¼ mile entry drive. There is a deeded reservoir. Also included in the sale is a separately deeded piece of land above the main house that has its own reservoir and is ready for expansion, more planting or additional casitas. This parcel of land, could also be sold, should you want only the primary property. This secluded and private estate boasts 1,500 arabica coffee plants, as well as an expansive orchard consisting of 5 varieties of bananas, avocados, 20 mandarin trees, 4 Sutil limes, 4 orange trees, grapefruit, 2 mangoes, maracuyas, papayas, 2 varieties of lemon trees, babaco, platano and agave. There is ample room for large vegetable gardens and corn and beans are already planted. There are two greenhouses, a chicken coop, and room for goats and other small livestock. Included in the sale is the main 2,000 sq. ft Yunguilla home with a large open-concept, a modern Scandinavian-feel great room, 2 bedrooms, and a room currently used as an office that could easily be converted into a 3rd. bedroom, there are 2 full bathrooms with showers, a guest/social bathroom, a pantry, a laundry room, and a covered terrace. The property also includes a stunning 2 bedroom, 1100 sq. ft. guest house separated from the main house that sits atop a hill with great views and a spacious porch to enjoy the scenery, The guest house also has open-concept living with a large, bright and light kitchen, dining room and living area, one bathroom, and a laundry room/pantry. Also on the property is a 2-bedroom, 700 sq. ft. casita that has a living area, with a kitchenette, and two bedrooms each with adjacent bathrooms. The listing price for all 3 houses, 5.9 acres of land and an extra land is $600,000.

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