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The Diamond Chronicles: Life in the Fast Lane, Timeshare Version

By Jeff Weir Chief Correspondent for RedWeek.com This is the first of what may be several columns on the changes afoot at Diamond Resorts International, which was just bought out by a huge Wall Street investment firm, Apollo Global Management, for $2.2 billion.& The merger’s effect on owners is to-be-determined, which is why we are… View Article

Don’t Forget to Take Your Vacation!

It’s that time of year again – springtime! The weather is starting to get warmer (or at least getting better!), and our thoughts turn to vacation planning. There’s been much research done, and many articles written on the value of taking a vacation and its beneficial effects on work performance, relationships and overall well-being. Unfortunately,… View Article

Owners at Legacy Timeshare Resort in Lake Tahoe Deny Diamond’s Bid to Gain a Majority Seat on the HOA Board

By Jeff Weir In a stunning setback for Diamond Resorts, timeshare owners at Tahoe Beach and Ski Club defiantly denied Diamond Resort International’s bid to place a senior vice president on the HOA’s board of directors. Instead, they reelected two board members who constitute a 3-2 majority opposed to Diamond’s unannounced plans for the resort…. View Article

RedWeek’s Casting Call Visits Hilton Head!

RedWeek’s latest Casting Call features long-time RedWeek members Michelle and Bill at Marriott’s Barony Beach Club on the beautiful Hilton Head Island! Featuring vibrant work by Hilton Head Island-based Kellie McCann, these photos truly capture the laidback, beachy spirit of Hilton Head. Check out more of the photoshoot on our exclusiveFacebook album,;and you can view… View Article

Exclusive Photography Opportunity for RedWeek Members!

Looking to travel to Orlando soon? We’ve partnered up with an Orlando-based photographer to offer a special deal to RedWeek members who are planning a vacation in the area. For $350.00, you’ll receive an hour-long session and over 30 professionally edited digital photos – a $50 savings compared to standard pricing. On top of that,… View Article

Manhattan Club Case Approaches One-Year Anniversary with No End in Sight

The Developers Fight Back: Seek a Court Hearing June 22 to Partially Lift Injunction and Dismiss Eichners from Case, Claiming that Investigation by New York Attorney General has “Essentially Destroyed” Timeshare Business By Jeff Weir, Chief Correspondent for RedWeek.com MANHATTAN — If you like heavyweight fights, shootouts in old Westerns, or bare-knuckle courtroom dramas, you… View Article

Is North or South Tahoe Right for You?

If you’re looking for a destination that offers a bit of everything, look no further than Lake Tahoe. Whether you’re looking for outdoor activities, water sports, a strong cultural scene, vibrant nightlife,  gourmet dining or just a beautiful retreat, Lake Tahoe is not easily beat. However, planning a trip does take a bit of research… View Article

The Best Beaches for Your Summer!

The temperatures are rising, the days are getting longer and May is in full-swing. As summer draws closer, we begin to think “beach” – on those long, hot days, there’s no better way to cool off than with some sun, sand and surf with your family and friends! But which beach is perfect for your… View Article