Buyer Tips category | Winning the Timeshare Game - Part 2

Buyer tips

  • When is a studio not a studio?

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    When you stay in a timeshare, companies make it sound like choosing a unit size is straightforward. There are studios, 1-bedrooms, 2-bedrooms, etc. But watch out, because a studio isn't always what you think it is! [...] Continue article...
  • Westgate Versailles rises again

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    No, this isn't a new timeshare resort. It's a private residence - a 90,000 square foot new home for the founder of Westgate Resorts. After an earlier foreclosure, construction on the palatial residence named Versailles has resumed. See the rags to riches story...
  • Timeshare issues - The Blue Week Blues

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    One problematic issue in timeshares today is what I call the "Blue Week Blues". If you're an owner at a seasonal resort, or contemplating buying at one, then this could affect you. It all came about when well-intentioned but short-sighted people... Read article...
  • Lost in Limboland, a Timeshare Deal Gone Wrong

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    What happens when a timeshare sale has to be recognized by two different organizations to be finalized, and you only get one half right? Your timeshare ends up in limboland, and you could end up paying fees for a timeshare you don't really own. That's one owner's sad story...