Discover this spacious five-bedroom apartment for sale on Rui Barbosa Avenue in Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro. Boasting 450 square metres of interior area, the apartment has five bedrooms spread across three cosy suites, a TV room, an office, a fully equipped kitchen and a service area. However, the highlight of the apartment is its large living room of 100 square metres which offers stunning views of the famous Sugar Loaf and the Botafogo Inlet.
Why is it a good opportunity?
Avenida Rui Barbosa is one of the most elegant addresses in Rio and home to most of the city’s foreign consulates. It is a quiet street that leads to the gardens of Flamengo Park, a leafy urban park where locals love to unwind and play sports. Conveniently situated just a five-minute drive away from the financial centre of the city and Santos Dumont Airport, this property for sale is ideal for families. Nearby you will find plenty of restaurants and amenities as well as some of the best international and business schools, such as Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV) and Lycée Moliére.
The property is priced at R$12,400 per sqm which is significantly lower than the other properties in this area. Indeed, properties nearby have a higher average price of R$14,000 per sqm. This property is perfect for families and the location is very popular with expatriates who work for major multinational companies.
On the edge of Guanabara Bay, Flamengo is famous for its waterfront architecture with beautiful classic, modern and art deco buildings lining its vast urban park. Envisioned by renowned landscape designer Burle Marx and filled with exotic plants, Flamengo Park is perfect for walking, cycling and simply enjoying nature.
A traditional upscale neighbourhood, Flamengo is quieter than Copacabana but still has plenty of choice when it comes to traditional bars and restaurants. In addition, there are numerous schools in the area, many of which are French, and Flamengo has excellent healthcare services.