July 2012: Timeshare Rentals Offset Rising Vacation Costs

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RedWeek.com Newsletter - July 2012

According to a summer travel survey conducted by American Express, this year's travelers are expecting to pay $1,180 per person for that much needed summer vacation. Thanks to RedWeek.com and its plethora of timeshare rentals, the lion's share of that $1,180 can be spent on things other than accommodations and food.

Feast your eyes on these fabulous resorts with rental rates that will leave you with plenty of extra Benjamins.

Marriott's Ocean Pointe Marriott's Ocean Pointe
4.5 of 5 stars
Palm Beach Shores, FL, is a wonderful family resort located on the beaches of Palm Beach Shores. Rentals start at $89/night. Resales start at $2,995. Sign up to be notified of new postings at this resort.

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Wyndham at National Harbor Wyndham at National Harbor
4 of 5 stars
Fort Washington, MD, is just minutes from Washington, D.C., along the banks of the Potomac. Rentals start at $128/night. Resale available for $1,597. Sign up to be notified of new postings at this resort.

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Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas
4.5 of 5 stars
Lahaina, HI, is perched on 26 lush acres with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and the islands of Lana'i and Moloka'i. Rentals start at $150/night. Resales start at $4,500. Sign up to be notified of new postings at this resort.

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Ask the Timeshare Crusader

Lisa Ann Schrier Our "Ask the Timeshare Crusader" series continues this month with a question from Tiffany:

I bought my timeshare from what I thought was an Interval International resort but I keep reading about a company called RCI and other people have told me about other exchange companies. What's the story?

The vast majority of resorts are affiliated with either II or RCI. That means that owners can trade or exchange within a network… Read Lisa's full answer »

If you have questions for the Timeshare Crusader, please post them on our dedicated Forums page, or e-mail them to support@redweek.com.

Exchange 101

Trading is one of the most misunderstood benefits of timeshare ownership. It can potentially be one of the biggest benefits… Read the full article »

*This article was furnished by TimeSharing Today.

Kind Words From a RedWeek User

We always like to hear from satisfied RedWeek users. We'd like to thank Daniel O. for the kind words that were posted on the RedWeek forums:

"Where would I be without Redweek? With Redweek.com there is no pressure to buy. You can ask the owner of the week any questions you would like."

Read the entire forums thread to see what else Daniel has to say about his RedWeek experience.

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Looking for help selling your timeshare? RedWeek now offers a full-service posting option where we handle the entire process: creating your posting; fielding inquiries; and ensuring a smooth, legal transfer. Click here »

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Featured Resort
Villa Roma Resort Lodges

Villa Roma Resort Lodges
Callicoon, NY

Located in the scenic Catskill Mountains, Villa Roma Resort is the perfect destination for harried New Yorkers eager to leave the city, or vacationers traveling from across the world. This have-it-all getaway features an on-site golf course, indoor pool with Jacuzzi and sauna, two heated outdoor pools, zero entry kids pool, game room, spa, fitness center, ski area and lift, ice rink, and much, much more.

Rental Opportunities:
Starting at $100/night

Resale Opportunities:
$250 - $16,000

Member Review:

"This is a full family resort. You can cook in the unit or go on a meal plan. Waterpark and paintball nearby, and Bethel Performing Arts (site of Woodstock) is about 20 minutes away with live performances and a great Woodstock Museum."

Average Member Rating:
4.5 of 5 stars

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Timeshare Ambassador

Seymour O. DeSytes So I have two words to describe Disney's new Cars Land: awesome, and unbelievably crowded…

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*Blog Update

3 Top Aquariums for a Timeshare Vacation

Stay cool this summer with a trip to one of the top aquariums in the world…

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Exchange CornerDAE

Early Deposit - This month, DAE members who deposit their one-bedroom or larger accommodation at least six months in advance will receive a certificate good toward a stay in Cancun or Miami.

Primetime Rewards - During July, DAE members who deposit a Primetime week will be able to make their next exchange for just $1, AND they'll receive a certificate good toward a stay in Cancun or Miami!

Call DAE today at 866-905-8596 for more information.