Articles by: Gary

View From the Roof:  Are You A Revolutionary?  Is Moving to Ecuador A Revolutionary Act?

View From the Roof: Are You A Revolutionary? Is Moving to Ecuador A Revolutionary Act?

Have you ever considered that moving to Ecuador may be a revolutionary act? It can be if you choose to be part of the solution instead of part of the problem. In the last View from the Roof, I talked about a pivotal book in my life entitled, “The Ugly American”.

Pro-Ecuador Welcomes Su-Yin Chan as New Associate Writer, Photographer and Website Consultant

Pro-Ecuador Welcomes Su-Yin Chan as New Associate Writer, Photographer and Website Consultant

As many of you know, Linda and I have decided to make an extended visit to the U.S.  This has necessitated many changes in all areas of our lives.   Kind of like when you get a new sofa and then realize that the rest of the furniture no longer […]

by May 15, 2013 Comments are Disabled Ecuador, Ecuador Lifestyle, Ecuador News, Moving to Ecuador
A View From the Roof: The Ugly American is Back in Ecuador–Are You One of Them?  Take the Self-Test and See

A View From the Roof: The Ugly American is Back in Ecuador–Are You One of Them? Take the Self-Test and See

I have always loved to read, but only a few books have left lasting impressions. These books to a certain extent have defined my character. I read one of them, “The Ugly American,” just as I entered high school in the early ’60s. Published by William J. Lederer and Eugene […]

Dramatic Price Reduction: Cotacachi Adobe Must Sell for Medical Reasons

Dramatic Price Reduction: Cotacachi Adobe Must Sell for Medical Reasons

THIS PROPERTY IS SOLD It started at $189k a few months ago when the owners decided to return to the states to be with family.  Then they reduced it to $170,000 as the pull got stronger.  Finally, yesterday, they told me to list it at $148,500, as now a medical […]

Tierra Firme Resale Lot:  One of the Best Lots in the Development

Tierra Firme Resale Lot: One of the Best Lots in the Development

Tierra Firme is on a roll.   Five houses are complete and 6 houses are just starting construction.  Now, lot number 23 has come available for sale.  This 3/4 of an acre lot is on the canyon rim with unobstructed views of the gorge and of Cotacachi. You can be under […]

by March 2, 2013 Comments are Disabled Cotacachi Real Estate, Ecuador Real Estate