The U.S. timeshare industry witnessed its eighth consecutive year of growth in 2017, according to the State of the Vacation Timeshare Industry: United States Study 2018 Edition, conducted by EY for the ARDA International Foundation (AIF). Sales volume increased by nearly four percent to $9.6 billion and average occupancy rate was more than 81 percent in 2017.
Timbers Resorts, one of the largest independent developers and operators of private boutique resorts and residence clubs, has announced the official grand opening of Timbers Kauai – Ocean Club & Residences at Hōkūala. Following the property’s official launch of sales in 2017, owners and guests are able to experience the unique property firsthand.
C.A.R.E., The Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers, has proudly welcomed three new members to the association in recent months.
ResortCom, the pioneer in providing servicing solutions for the Vacation Ownership Industry, is making a big splash at AMDETUR, The Mexican Association of Tourism Developers annual convention held this year at the Hotel Westin Santa Fe in Mexico City June 12-14, 2018.
Interval International Mexico-resident Members Are Frequent Leisure Travelers and Recommend Vacation Ownership
Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services, revealed that its Mexico-resident members place strong value on vacation ownership and Interval membership, with more than four out of five respondents indicating that they have recommended vacation ownership in the past or are likely to do so in the future.
Gold Coast-based timeshare company, Classic Holidays, has secured the top spot as the leading fundraiser ahead of the Great Endeavour Rally commencing on Saturday on the Gold Coast.
Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) has announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rob Katz has exercised stock appreciation rights (SARs) that were expiring over the next two years and will be donating 100 percent of the shares and proceeds received to his family charitable foundation and donor advised charitable fund.
Travel industry leader Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), has announced that Sea Shells Beach Club (Daytona Beach, FL) and White Oak Lodge and Resort (Gatlinburg, TN) have received TripAdvisor’s® Certificate of Excellence. This is the fifth year in a row that these two GCI owned properties have received this honor, qualifying them as members of the TripAdvisor ® Hall of Fame.
staySky® Vacation Clubs, the award-winning travel club is honored to have all of its properties in Orlando, Florida which has been named AAA’s Top Domestic Summer Travel Destination.
San Clemente Cove Resort, a California timeshare managed by Grand Pacific Resorts, celebrates 30 years of creating vacation experiences worth sharing.
Karma Group Acquires Two New Resorts In The Heart Of The Normandy Countryside In France – Karma Manoir Des Deux Amants And Karma Residence Normande
Karma Group has announced the acquisition of Karma Manoir des Deux Amants and Karma Residence Normande on the banks of the river Seine in the heart of picturesque Normandy in the French countryside. Comprising 49 apartments between them, the resorts are superbly situated just an hour and twenty minutes from central Paris.
Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa Honored with Development of the Year Award at Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit
Apple Leisure Group (ALG) today announced Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa was honored with the Development of the Year Award at The Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS).