Archive for August, 2009

While timeshare resales prices have still not recovered from their high in 2007 they show signs of recovery. Sales data from closed timeshare sales on the secondary market revealed a 4% increase in prices from 2008.

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Membership fees frozen

TATOC (the Timeshare Association) has decided to freeze membership fees for 2009 to remain at the same level as last year.

A total of 70 member resorts across Europe are part of TATOC, offering access for over 250,000 families looking for a holiday.

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Interview with CEO, Wyndham Worldwide

A Q & A with Wyndham CEO Steve Holmes conducted by USA Today magazine.

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Millions and counting….

IFA Hotels & Resorts (IFA HR) announced it has achieved over $100m in sales for the first six months of 2009 through its global network across the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia.

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Trendspotting: Staycations!

Extended stay vacations are one casualty of the current recession. But many families have found a more cost-effective way to spend their vacations while having just as much fun. How, you might ask. By going on a “staycation”.

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