Glossary of Timeshare Acronyms

Timeshares can be confusing, especially if you are just becoming involved for the first time. To build upon our glossary of timesharing terms, we've complied another list of frequently used acronyms when talking about timeshare. We hope this will help you navigate the world of timesharing more easily!

timeshare acronyms


  • ARDA (The American Resort Development Association) - The main trade association in the United States for the timeshare industry.
  • ARP (Advance Registration... Read the rest of this entry »

Timeshare Defined – A Glossary of Timesharing Terms

Getting involved with timeshare can be confusing at times. This is a good reference for anyone involved in timesharing as it defines many of the common terms used to describe different aspects of time share. The glossary is alphabetical, and please let us know if there is anything you feel we have missed or would like to see defined.


Panoramic View of Brazil

  • Accelerated Use - A program that permits someone to use their purchased time in increasingly larger increments instead of fixed weeks.... Read the rest of this entry »