Interval International Welcomes Ahnvee Resort + Sports to Its Global Exchange Network

2017-10-24T09:33:27+00:00October 24th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services and an operating business of ILG, announced the affiliation of Ahnvee Resort + Sports, an all - inclusive property on the Atlantic coast of the Dominican Republic, famous for its world - class beaches and prime coral reefs. The property is located in the heart of the resort town of Sosúa in the province of Puerto Plata.

Bluegreen Vacations Corporation and BBX Capital Corporation Announce Filing of Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering of Bluegreen Vacations

2017-10-24T07:33:21+00:00October 24th, 2017|Tags: , |

Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (formerly Bluegreen Corporation) ("Bluegreen Vacations") and its parent company, BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX)(OTCQX: BBXTB), announced today that Bluegreen Vacations has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of Bluegreen Vacations' common stock representing a minority interest in Bluegreen Vacations.

Hawaii Timeshare Industry Adds $5.3 Billion to Local Economy

2017-10-23T09:37:05+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Tags: , |

Hawaii’s timeshare industry contributed an estimated $5.3 billion in consumer and business spending in 2016, according to a recent study conducted by EY for the ARDA International Foundation (AIF) and ARDA-Hawaii. The industry also accounted for 31,727 local jobs, $1.8 billion in labor income and $263 million in state and local tax revenue.

Global Connections’ Lodge by The Blue Property Wins Another Award

2017-10-23T07:30:55+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Tags: , |

Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) has announced that Lodge by The Blue has earned its second award recognition for 2017, the Outstanding Service Award from GoHotels.com.   Earlier this year, the Breckenridge, CO resort received TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence. Lodge by The Blue is a family resort, located in the heart of some of the best skiing in Colorado.  With magnificent views of towering Mt. Quandry, Lodge by The Blue is six miles from Breckenridge, CO and a half hour from Keystone and A-Basin.  The resort is just an hour from the popular recreation areas of Copper Mountain, Vail and Beaver Creek. 

Aqua-Aston Hospitality’s Fall Line-up For Traveling Families, Foodies, and Folks Who Love Art

2017-10-20T14:56:12+00:00October 20th, 2017|Tags: |

With upgraded programming, events, and unique dining experiences, travelers have a lot to look forward to this fall when they stay with Aqua-Aston Hospitality’s managed hotels and resorts found in the Hawaiian Islands, the continental U.S., and Latin America. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy for the fall from one of Hawaii’s largest hotel and resort-condo operators.

Vacasa Secures $103.5 Million in Series B Financing

2017-12-13T11:34:06+00:00October 18th, 2017|Tags: , |

Vacasa, a leading vacation rental management company, today announced the closing of a $103.5 million Series B, marking the largest funding round to date in the industry. The financing was led by Riverwood Capital and joined by existing Vacasa investors – Level Equity and Assurant Growth Investing – in addition to new investor, NewSpring.