Archive | June, 2011

Ecuador MLS – June 2011

The Ecuador Real Estate MLS – June 2011 See seven new listings from this month below. New Rental Offer Cotacachi Ecuador House For Rent. Enjoy cozy fires at night. Rent this charming, Cotacachi home. Just steps from the bus stop to Otavalo and Ibarra.  15 minute walk to the main square. Fully furnished right down […] [Read Ecuador MLS – June 2011]

Importance of Value

There is growing importance in seeking value. Our International Investing and Business Seminar concluded Sunday.  In the seminar we reviewed how several economic fundamentals have come together to make investing very difficult now… low interest rates… inflation… several serious crisis points (Greece… US debt… Japan’s natural disasters to name three)… changing global economic reference points […] [Read Importance of Value]

Ecuador Business Idea

Here is an Ecuador Business Idea with this Cuenca real estate listing.  This features a hard to find colonial house located in downtown Cuenca, Ecuador. Cuenca is perhaps Ecuador’s most beautiful city… one of the favorite choices of expats.  The four  photos below from shows why. One’s impression of Cuenca when viewed from afar […] [Read Ecuador Business Idea]

Gain From the Foundation of Intelligence

Here is how to gain from an old idea that remains a foundation of intelligence. J.S. Bach I am often asked about our Super Thinking + Spanish course, “Can I learn Spanish in just three days – Really”? See how the answer to this question can enhance your ability in thinking, investing and business… even […] [Read Gain From the Foundation of Intelligence]

Best Real Estate Value

Yesterday’s message looked at good value real estate as a way to beat inflation. Bahia and the areas immediately north may be the hottest and best value areas in Ecuador. One of our favorite hotels is here… Casa Ceibo. Here is an excerpt from the Bahia Report, which you can order FREE  below, about Casa […] [Read Best Real Estate Value]

Ecuador Beach Value Property

See a Salinas Ecuador coastal villa for sale below. One way to diversify globally for safety and profit is to buy good value real estate. One of the best areas for good real estate value remains Ecuador’s coast as the listing below shows. This villa is less than 5 years old and just 2 blocks […] [Read Ecuador Beach Value Property]

Agricultural Property Tour

Ecuador Agricultural Property Expedition by Jean Marie Butterlin. For those interested in owning an Ecuador farm. May 14-15-16, 2012 Sept 17-18-19, 2012 See Ecuador agricultural property by four wheel drive. Merri’s and my first property purchase many years ago was agricultural land… over 900 acres… formerly in sugar cane, citrus, pineapples and avocados… the top […] [Read Agricultural Property Tour]

Economic Downs & Ups

There are those who gain and those who lose from economic ups and downs. Of this, we can be sure. The chart above comes from a February 2011 article entitled “Separate but unequal: Charts show growing rich-poor gap” by Zachary Roth says: The Great Recession and the slump that followed have triggered a jobs […] [Read Economic Downs & Ups]

Travel & Sleep Enhancements

Here are travel & sleep enhancements.  Here’s help for health and sleep with special savings for the next two days. Two of the greatest problems that modern technology life has brought into our lives is extensive travel and sleep disorders. An abstract from a scholarly study entitled “Sleep Disorders and Sleep Deprivation – An Unmet […] [Read Travel & Sleep Enhancements]

When Logic is Not Enough

Blaine Watson is a master at Vedic Astrology Thinking out of the box. In these times of rapid change, experience and education are not always enough to keep pace. We must have ways to think beyond the norm… outside the box of logic…  so our information processing and decision making can escape the tyranny of […] [Read When Logic is Not Enough]