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Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rentThe city of Heredia, as well as the Heredia mountains, offer a cooler lifestyle and lots of nature. No matter if you choose to have a 100% Costa Rica real estate satisfactioncity lifestyle or prefer to live in a more rural setting, Heredia real estate offers great options. Also, we offer an incredible choice of Heredia condos for sale, Heredia homes, and Heredia luxury homes for sale and for rent.

Heredia covers a lot of area on the map. On our MLS, you huge choice of inventory of Heredia homes for sale in beautiful places like:

For that reason, we’ve tried to make it easier for you to search for Heredia and Cariari real estate, both located in the Heredia province.

The biggest advantage of living in Heredia is that depending on your lifestyle and the weather and temperature that you like best, you have an amazing amount of options of choice.

Our MLS informs you about what living in Cariari is all about and living in nearby Belen.

Heredia homes and condos for sale

Heredia is a large territory, but we do what we can to offer you the best Heredia homes and condos available. You can elect to purchase property and live in a nice condo in Heredia.


  • Los Sauces
  • San Augustin
  • San Francisco
  • El Bulevar
  • Valle de Eucaliptos
  • Vila del Sendero
  • El Prado
  • Alta Vista
  • San Augustin
  • Altos de Palermo
  • Residencial Terrafe
  • Anderes
  • Vita Bellavista
  • Istaru
  • Vantaa
  • Atocha

and many, many other condominiums in Heredia.

Just ask us and we’ll find the right Heredia condo for sale for you.

Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rent
We have beautiful Heredia mountain homes for sale on the MLS

Residential areas

Also, we also Heredia homes for sale in residential areas like

  • Quizarco
  • Residencial La Lillyana
  • Aves del Paraiso
  • Hacienda La Flores
  • Villa Luisiana
  • Residencial La Esperanza
  • Santa Lucia
  • Barva
  • Mercedes Norte
  • Mercedes Sur
  • San Joaquin de Flores
  • Ave del Paraiso
  • Monte de la Cruz
  • Birri
  • San Jose de la Montaña
  • La Joya
  • La Condesa
  • El Castillo
  • Calle Lobo
  • Las Chorreras
  • Kitimat

and many other great Heredia communities. Contact our Heredia real estate agents to see any Heredia homes for sale.

Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rent
We offer condos for sale and for rent in Condominio Bougainvillea – Santo Domingo de Heredia

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Heredia Luxury Homes for sale

You will find great Heredia luxury real estate and quite a few nice Heredia mansions and luxury homes for sale. While Heredia is located just six miles east of the international airport in Alajuela and five miles north of downtown San Jose, it offers a quiet and convenient environment. You will also find all the necessary amenities offered to those looking for a luxury home.

While there are lots of foreigners that live mostly in the higher and cooler areas of the Heredia mountains, most luxury homes are owned by Ticos.

Heredia mountain homes for sale

Also, you will find the most incredible Heredia mountain homes for sale on our MLS. The higher elevations are a perfect location, though you might catch quite a bit more rain, for Heredia mountain homes in areas such as El Castillo, El Tirol, Sacramento, Birri, San José de la Montaña and San Isidro de Heredia.

The advantage of most Heredia mountain homes is that they usually have a lot more land than the city homes and condominiums and many times offer the most fantastic mountain and valley views. Check with our agents or see our inventory of Heredia real estate.

Cariari homes for sale

You might not know this, but Cariari or Ciudad Cariari is the best part of Heredia real estate for sale. Cariari has a country club and is one of the nicest subdivisions in the country. If you enjoy golf and living in a country club style living, have a good look at homes in Cariari.

Also, Cariari is the best location for those who work in one of the many industrial free trade zones or Zonas Francas nearby. Also, the MLS offers the best Cariari homes for rent.

Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rent
We have beautiful homes in Cariari for sale and for rent

Heredia Land and farms for sale

You will find many beautiful Heredia home lots and land for sale in the different areas mentioned above. For larger tracts of land, such as a farm, check here. Our affiliates make sure they always have the best building lots and farms available at very reasonable prices.

Heredia commercial property for sale and for rent

Our affiliate John Hepner specializes in industrial and commercial real estate and offers great Heredia commercial listings for sale and for rent. John always has a great inventory of warehouses for sale and for rent in Heredia. If you’re looking for a storefront or office space, we can also assist you.

Our affiliate agents have a great inventory of Heredia office space and Heredia industrial warehouses in and outside the Free Trade zone areas. They are mostly located in Santa Rosa de Heredia, Barreal de Heredia, and La Aurora de Heredia.

Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rent
The MLS has a large inventory of commercial property such as warehouses and office buildings for sale and for rent.

Heredia weather

Many have not heard about Heredia but while doing your due diligence when looking for Heredia real estate for sale, Heredia should be on your list. The region’s lush scenery, cool temperatures, and favorable elevation, Heredia is one of the country’s largest coffee producers, flowers, and vegetables. Also, high tech companies are established here. Read up on the weather in Costa Rica in our blogs.

  • Temperatures: Daily from 75° to 80°F; evenings range between 58° and 60°F
  • Weather: Warm days and mild evenings; the dry season runs from December- April.
  • Altitude: 3,773 feet above sea level. Population: Around 400.000

The natural beauty, climate, exuberance of Costa Rican mountains are seducing more and more couples who have decided to retire in Costa Rica and therefore look at Heredia homes for sale with our agents.

Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rent
If you like the cooler weather, try the northern locations of Heredia

Location, location, location

Heredia’s location is key; it is close to the city but also has the best of the countryside, the reason for so many luxury homes and mansions hidden in the Heredia mountains. Taxes and utilities (Water, Electricity, etc.) are inexpensive.

The city of Heredia offers excellent education possibilities, both public and private. Well known international schools like Lincoln School, European School, and the Christian School are located in Heredia. Some of them work with American schedule and the others with Costa Rican Schedule. Also, Heredia and the suburbs set up shop for traditional open-air farmer’s markets, which offer tropical fruits and local vegetables, in addition to North American favorites.

Downtown Heredia is said to be the safest city in Costa Rica. Though surrounded by incredible beauty soaring mountains, verdant rainforest, a towering volcano, rushing rivers and coffee fields. Heredia has all the services available, like banks, supermarkets, restaurants, malls, nice gyms, affordable personal training, spa, massage, Taichi center, yoga places, and more. Therefore, property in Heredia maintains its value very well and growth is more imminent than ever because there is a lot of land available.


The National University, one of the country’s most prestigious, lies east of the city, lending an academic air to the small cafes and restaurants that line the sidewalks. In addition, several renowned Bilingual Schools (with international recognition) and Spanish-language institutes are located in Heredia, combining cultural immersion with language classes.

As a result, and because Heredia is a university city, we have many affordable Heredia houses for rent and also inexpensive Costa Rican restaurants.The Cariari Country Club has its own golf course, one that is considered among the best in Costa Rica and in Central America. Also, there is Castillo Country Club.

One of my clients once said: “Living in Heredia makes me feel like part of a big family, people remind me when I come back to places and when I go to the mall or to the Automercado, I always find people I know.”

University towns are more eclectic and varied. Surrounded by professionals. Heredia has train service to San Jose and 4 different buses services every 2 minutes, five different accesses from the high way:

  • The old route from Santo Domingo – Tibas
  • Through – La Uruca, San Antonio de Belen- Autopista General Cañas.
  • From highway 1 through La Aurora and San Francisco
  • The exit from the Autopista Braulio Carrillo at San Isidro de Heredia
  • By taking the road from Río Segundo de Alajuela through San Joaquin de Flores.
Heredia Real Estate for sale and for rent
We have homes for sale in Quizarco, Santo Domingo de Heredia

Heredia diversity

Heredia offers a lot of different things than most Costa Rica real estate does. You can find a great property in some nice gated communities with single family homes, surrounded by nature and you will find some awesome Heredia luxury real estate. Heredia has mountains and also flat areas like San Joaquin de Flores, Santo Domingo. The temperature difference between these areas is one or two degrees. Therefore we offer very nice building lots, raw land, and many homes for sale in San Rafael de Heredia.

While during the summer it is a little windy and it rains less but in the mountains, the gardens awake covered in dew, in the winter it rains on the afternoons.

The Braulio Carrillo National Park and the INBIO PARK are amazing theme parks that offer an interactive experience with Nature.

If you are looking for the assistance of a Heredia real estate expert, you have arrived at the right place.

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Heredia real estate agent Manuel Calvo

Manuel Calvo is Not a Tico, but why the Tico Name? Actually, Manuel was born and raised in Belgium, coming from mixed Belgian/Spanish Marriage. As the first child, he was given the name of his Spanish grandfather. Manuel speaks Dutch, English, and Spanish fluently and understands French and some German. He moved to Costa Rica in 2001. He has worked as a science teacher, as internet marketing specialist and has founded his own real estate company. As a real estate broker, he works all markets (residential, commercial and industrial) of Alajuela and Heredia real estate.

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