Buying a Timeshare Foreclosure – Bargain or Bust?

There is no doubt that you can save thousands of dollars buying foreclosed properties. In most instances, foreclosed properties can be purchased at a public auction for just a fraction of what they are worth. If you are considering timeshare, buying a foreclosed vacation property may sound alluring, but there are many hazards and pitfalls that can make it more of a headache than it is worth.

The first thing you need to consider is - Why is the time share property is facing foreclosure in the first place? Read the rest of this entry »

What Happens if I Stop Paying My Timeshare?

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Timeshare foreclosure and your credit scoreThis question comes up a lot on timeshare forums and blogs, and it can be complicated depending on the exact procedures outlined in your particular contract. There are a few main points that stay the same regardless of whether you have a deeded timeshare or right-to-use, and whether or not you have paid off the entire amount of the timeshare. The following is a description of the steps that will take place if you decide to throw in the towel and... Read the rest of this entry »