Vast Views on the Mountainside
This property boasts 1.04 hectares (2.5 acres) of productive land with a stream bordering the property, endless mountain views, and plenty of space for building a home. Upon reaching the property, you can immediately sense the peaceful and tranquil atmosphere.
In the center of the land, there is a beautiful “faique” tree that makes quite a statement with its presence. The property is perfect for building a home that has large windows welcoming in the vast mountain views into your home. There is even a foundation already built for a small house that you can build onto if you desire. There’s more than enough space on the land that you can build a couple houses. Surround the house(s) with lovely gardens and you can even put in a pool or sports court.
The neighboring properties are mostly dedicated to agriculture with large beautiful fields. In fact, the main use of land in this area is for agriculture because of the great climate and fertile soil. Some crops that grow especially well here are: coffee, avocados, watermelons, pumpkins, guavas, passionfruit, guayaba, beans, bananas, cassava, sweet potato, lentils, corn, wheat, barley, lima beans, zarandaja, and more. The average temperature in this area is 16° Celcius. You could easily plant a variety of lucrative crops on this land to generate income.
The land is surrounded by stunning mountains and it offers ample opportunities to spot and hear local birds, including intriguing “wild chickens.”
There are water and electricity meter connections nearby for easy hookup. All basic services can be easily installed.
The property is conveniently located just 15 minutes by car from the Loja-Catamayo airport and has good access roads. It is just 1 hour and 15 minutes from Vilcabamba/Malacatos.
Location: Gonzanama, Loja, Ecuador
Property Size: 1.04 hectares (2.56 acres)
Elevation (Town): 1,870 m. (6135 ft)
Population (Gonzanama): 14,987
Distance to the closest town: 40 minutes in car
Distance to the Airport (Catamayo): 15 minutes by car
Distance to Loja: 1 hour by car
Annual average rainfall: 1,182 mm (46in)
-Estimated Closing Costs: $1,100
*Much of Southern Ecuador experiences a rainy and a dry season. The dry season is approximately June through September, while the rainy season is approximately October through May.