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View From The Roof: Some Ecuador Expats May Be Toxic U.S. Citizens

View From The Roof: Some Ecuador Expats May Be Toxic U.S. Citizens

-By Gary Phillips– (With excerpts from the New York Times) Are Ecuador expats becoming toxic citizens?  They are in danger of becoming so, and in fact, may already be without realizing it, according to Andy Sundberg, a director for American Citizens Abroad. Our Eagle and Condor Internacional real estate clients […]

A View from the Roof – Let’s Build Bridges, not Walls

A View from the Roof – Let’s Build Bridges, not Walls

-By Gary Phillips- Even after traveling the world for more than 12 years, this is the first time I have been a part of an expat community.  Not only am I a part of it, we have been instrumental in the sale of homes and condos to a good number […]

A View from the Roof—Think Twice Before Throwing Away Your Money

A View from the Roof—Think Twice Before Throwing Away Your Money

-By Gary Phillips- A few years back, I saw a movie called, “The Gods Must be Crazy.”  A Coke bottle dropping from an airplane onto an African Bushman community wreaked havoc with their culture. So what do you think can happen when a swarm of North Americans swoop down on […]

Boom & Doom

Boom & Doom

Cotacachi is in the midst of a real estate boom.  Since the intention of Pro-Ecuador.com is to promote Ecuador, including Cotacachi, and to aid those coming here from other countries in making the move, we realize that we have contributed to growth in this area through that promotion and assistance. […]

Quito, Ecuador: Latino International Style

Quito, Ecuador: Latino International Style

Quito, Ecuador: Latino International Style The music in the Quito nightclub is a meringe rhythm, but the ambiance is right out of New York:  modern décor, bright lights, international food.  Next door is an Italian restaurant with tiramisu and down the street on outdoor vendor serves falafel.  Quito is full-on […]