Somerpointe Resorts Renews with RCI to Provide Vacation Exchange Services to Owners

April 3, 2017 – RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange (NYSE: WYN), and Somerpointe Resorts have renewed their affiliation agreement. Under this contract, 12 properties from Somerpointe Resorts will remain a part of the RCI® exchange network. The properties are located across the United States in destinations including Las Vegas, the Hawaiian Islands and…

RCI Celebrates Five Wins at the 2017 ARDA Awards, Including the ACE Employer Award

March 30, 2017 – RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange, took home five awards last night at the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) 2017 Awards Gala Dinner, including the coveted ARDA Circle of Excellence (ACE) Employer Award. The ARDA Awards recognize outstanding accomplishments and honor those that have attained the very highest level of professional excellence…

Track Results Poker Tournament Raises Over $78,000 for Cancer Survivors at Timeshare Conference

March 30, 2017 – The annual Track Results Poker Tournament, concluded this past weekend, and successfully raised over $78,000. The net amount raised will be donated to Send Me on Vacation (SMOV). SMOV is an organization dedicated to sending Breast Cancer survivors and their families on much needed vacations; after undergoing strenuous cancer treatments. The…

Le Blanc Spa Resort, Mexico’s Ultimate Luxury Resort, Debuts its Second Property in Los Cabos

The AAA Five Diamond recognized brand is set to open Fall 2017 March 29, 2017 – Palace Resorts, the company that sets the standard in five-star, all-inclusive resort accommodations – is pleased to announce the highly anticipated debut of luxurious, Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos in Fall 2017.  The second property comes after the tremendous…

RCI Welcomes UNICO 20°N 87°W Hotel Riviera Maya

The new all-inclusive, adults-only property on the eastern coast of Mexico offers unique cultural and culinary experiences for RCI® members March 28, 2017 — RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange (NYSE: WYN), recently added UNICO 20°N 87°W Hotel Riviera Maya to its exchange network. Located on oceanfront property in the Riviera Maya, the stunning all-inclusive, adults-only…

Interval International Adds Plaza Eco Resort Capivari, the Newest Plaza Vacation Club Property in Brazil, to Its Vacation Exchange Network

March 28, 2017 – Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), announced the addition of Plaza Eco Resort Capivari, an all-inclusive, mixed-use resort in Paraná, Brazil. This property joins seven other Plaza Vacation Club resorts located in the states of Bahia, Santa Catarina, and Rio Grande…

Anantara Vacation Club Celebrates Upcoming Holidays In Phuket And Bali

Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket and Anantara Vacation Club Seminyak Bali celebrate April’s festivities with brunch, buffet dinners, family activities and annual turtle release ceremony  March 28, 2017 – Club Points Owners of Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s leading luxury shared vacation ownership concept for discerning travellers, will be celebrating the upcoming April holidays at Anantara…

Interval’s New Sales Tool Kit Feature Makes Customizing Presentations Even Easier

March 27, 2017 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announced a powerful addition to its Sales Tool Kit (STK) app — STK Publisher. The new web-based interface allows developers to seamlessly publish their custom presentations while ensuring consistent messaging across their sales teams. “Given the rapidly changing digital environment, STK’s impressive…

Wyndham Worldwide Completes $350 Million Term Securitization

March 27, 2017 – Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN) announced that it has completed a term securitization transaction involving the issuance of $350 million of asset-backed notes. Sierra Timeshare 2017-1 Receivables Funding LLC issued $276 million of A rated notes and $74 million of BBB rated notes. The notes were backed by vacation ownership loans…

Luxury Train Timeshares Have a No-Fees and Buyback Right

March 27, 2017 – America’s Trains Inc. (ATs) has introduced unique features that eliminate perceived timeshare ownership deterrents from its luxury Journey by Rail train timeshares (Train’Shares).   Barry Jones, CEO of ATs, said “Train’Share owners aren’t stuck with the same vacation location each year because they have a choice of Journeys traveling on 20,000…