List of Questions to Ask When Considering Timeshare


If you have decided to purchase a timeshare you may be unsure what types of questions to ask before becoming a time share owner.  While everyone will have their own personal preferences regarding location, amenities, time of year, and perks, the following checklist is a good starting point for anyone new to timeshare to be sure to cover all of the bases.  If you are unsure of any of the terms listed below you may want to refer to the following Timeshare Glossary, or click on the links included in the checklist (they will open in... Read the rest of this entry »

Getting Value Out of Your (Possibly Unwanted) Timeshare

There are many people out there that have succumb to the high pressure sales tactics and fuzzy math used by timeshare salespeople. If you are too late to take advantage of the timeshare rescission period (a period after a timeshare sale is complete during which the purchaser has the ability to "return" the timeshare usually lasting 10 days - read Timeshare Rescission, Can I Return My Timeshare?), and are really interested in making your timeshare an asset, here are a few important things to keep in mind.
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What Does it mean to Own a Timeshare?


Being a timeshare owner can mean slightly different things depending on whether you are a deeded owner or a right to use owner, but there are some general timeshare ownership stipulations that are important for both types of owners to understand. Both deed and title owners and right to use owners are legally and contractually tied to their property. This is of note because there are real repercussions aside from simply losing your timeshare for those that do not pay monthly fees, maintenance fees, etc.Owners should also know that once a timeshare contract is made it is... Read the rest of this entry »