The timeshare industry gains new solutions to the challenges of timeshare resales with the launch of ResortRentals.com, a new approach to timeshare rentals. Timeshare resale and vacation ownership innovators VacationOwnership.com and SellMyTimeshareNOW.com have recently announced the soft launch of ResortRentals.com, a new product the company describes as revolutionary in vacation booking and timeshare rental. The new company is being launched in February 2013 as a beta site to provide consumers a simple and reliable way to book affordable luxury vacations. Highly beneficial to the timeshare industry, ResortRentals.com will provide a groundbreaking approach for individual owners, resort HOAs, resale companies and management companies to effectively monetize their timeshares while at the same time promoting the product to a new market of vacationing consumers who utilize the Internet to make vacation rentals.
ResortRentals.com will offer vacation rentals at prices highly competitive with the online travel agencies (OTAs). In delivering its new concept in booking vacation accommodations, ResortRentals.com will partner with leaders in timeshare exchange to eliminate the consumer risk associated with renting from other by-owner websites. The new service will utilize the Internet leadership search positions of SellMyTimeshareNOW.com and VacationOwnership.com to drive the discounted timeshare resort rental offerings to the forefront of online vacation booking.
“Through partnerships with leading timeshare exchange companies, ResortRentals.com will ensure that the bookings are secure, providing the critical next step (known in the hospitality industry as “cleaning and pressing”), delivering consumer confidence that the vacation time has been deposited and will be available when the renter arrives at the resort,” says Jason Tremblay, CEO of VacationOwnership.com and SellMyTimeshareNOW.com.
“We are tremendously excited about being able to bring this partnership between rental technology and timeshare exchange to consumers,” he adds, “and to the vacation ownership industry. ResortRentals.com will be the most affordable way for vacationing families to book a vacation—and not just any vacation but one that places families into spacious, condo-style timeshare accommodations with multiple bedrooms, kitchen and dining areas and other popular resort amenities. ResortRentals.com will provide timeshare owners with in an easy, reliable way to rent their timeshare during times they do not plan to use it, helping to offset the cost of annual timeshare maintenance fees; providing the rental guest the opportunity to later become owners, and generating a marketing tool for by-owner and broker facilitated resales.”
Tremblay concludes, “For the timeshare industry, ResortRentals.com will offer an ideal way to showcase the roomy, amenity-rich vacation venues of a timeshare and to attract families to a resort for a no-obligation, rental vacation. ResortRentals.com will provide the timeshare industry with an opportunity to inspire the next generation of timeshare owners by introducing vacation ownership to a whole new market of internet-savvy consumers who are already accustomed to booking their travel online.”