A native of Brazil, Frederico has a diverse sales background, working with both international clientele and Manhattan locals looking for their next home. Frederico has sold several multi-million dollar properties to primarily foreign buyers, making a name for himself in the international real estate community. He enjoys working collectively with people to bring about great results. "I get special joy from matching people with their new place to call home, and learning about their unique life stories," he says. A longtime resident of Miami, Frederico was raised by hardworking and entrepreneurial parents who were self-made in their success. Prior to real estate, Frederico spent much of his career in the music world, first managing a symphony orchestra in New York, which brought him here in 2007. Frederico is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese, and proficient in French and German. He has lived in various Manhattan neighborhoods and currently enjoys the vibrancy of nearby Long Island City. His passion outside of work lies in his music. Frederico is a talented violinist and conductor who often gives his time doing fundraisers with friends or playing in local venues. Frederico Gouveia and Jeremy Hu are pleased to provide top-notch service and expertise as the Hu-Gouveia Team at Compass.
Casa Gabriel - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
This is the ideal vacation spot, in the heart of Rio with privacy and panoramic views! Nestled amidst the tropical trees and one of Rio's most iconic mountain backdrops, it is located in the upscale and exclusive district of São Conrado. This modern villa boasts open ocean views from its garden, terrace and infinity edge pool. Designed to look like a hang glider, the property sits on a 12,000 sq meters site (129,000 sq ft) and is surrounded by lush green for added privacy. The mansion is located inside one of Rio de Janeiro's most prestigious areas and below the iconic Pedra da Gávea, the biggest mountain formation next to the ocean in the world.
Inside, there are 5 bedrooms / 5 bathrooms sprawled on two floors and spanning 651 m² (7000 sq ft), with elaborate architectural design, functional concepts, and service facilities. Finishes include solid mahogany wood floors, granite facade "apicoado" by the fire with anodized aluminum frames. Spacious ground floor ideal for entertaining, with grand skylight window entry, living rooms, a bar, dining room, bathroom and kitchen. The spiral staircase in the center leads to the bedroom floors upstairs. The service area is connected to the kitchen and back area of the garden.
Upscale nearby amenities include Golf Club, the beach and hang-gliding off the famous Pedra da Gávea rock.
Asking price: $10 million (US dollars)
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Island Previously Owned by the Rockefellers off the coast of São Paulo - Brazil
Considered one of the most beautiful islands of the São Paulo state coastline, the island is equipped with drinking water, private beach, heliport, future pier, and tremendous potential for tourism or a becoming an exclusive vacation destination. The island has an upper plateau on which the "Mansion of Stones" was built by Nelson Rockefeller in the early 1930's. Though the mansion lies in ruins today, its doubly reinforced foundation is in excellent condition, allowing for an immediate restoration of its approximately 4,100 sq ft of interior space. The Brazilian Environmental Society (SEB) is the current owner of the island, and would entertain possible joint venture or partnerships for investments and tourism of the area with its future owner. The island's topography and surroundings are ideal for a wide range of water sports such as scuba diving, kayaking, fishing and trail hiking, among others. Located less than 1.5 mile from the coast, the island is easily accessible and is just 2 hours away by car from São Paulo, the largest city in the southern hemisphere. Asking price: $8 million USD approximately (according to daily currency exchange fluctuations)
Oceanfront Mansion near São Paulo - designed by Bernades Jacobsen
Gated Community in Taguaiba Beach - Brazil
Lot Size: 55,000 sq ft (5,100 m2)
Built: 18,000 sq ft (1,678 m2)
Perched on the mountains and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean's secluded Taguaiba Beach, this breathtaking mansion is the work of celebrated architect Bernardes Jacobsen (hyperlink is https://jacobsenarquitetura.com/) and is located about 70 miles away from bustling São Paulo. With floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the beach and surrounding mountains, expansive grand rooms for entertainment, large infinity edge swimming pool and impeccably finished interiors, this mansion is a work of art in itself. Its location is in one of the most desirable enclaves of the Brazilian coast, with majestic gated condominiums that boast many of the most iconic vacation properties in South America. Taguaiba Beach is located in Guarujá City, a vibrant beach town and popular weekend getaway by those who live in São Paulo, the southern hemisphere's largest metropolis and Brazil's financial center. For more photos, floor plan and information, contact us.
ASKING PRICE: $20 million