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Dumping Mayan Palace

Discussion in 'Buying, Selling, Renting' started by BillMerrill52, Jul 8, 2013.

  1. BillMerrill52

    BillMerrill52 TUG Member

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    I want to dump my six weeks at Mayan Palace because, come January, a whopping extra maintenance fee (c. $6300) is due. Can I just ignore the bill when it comes? What are the repercussions?
    Bill
     
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    This is probably the least of your concerns right now but what do you mean by an "extra maintenance fee"? Is this a special assessment?
     
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    Sort of. As I recall, MP charges an 'extra MF' about every 5 years or so for refurbishment. I'd call it an SA. Just because it isn't a surprise doesn't make it something different.

    Aren't timeshares fun to learn about?

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    Extra fees

    Yes, the Mayan charges an extra maintenance fee every five years, equal to the regular maintenance fee times 1.5--for each week owned.
    Bill
     
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    I'm a little confused. I own MP and my MF's are only $570. $570 x 6 = $3420. I don't know of any MP that has fees of $1000/wk. Can you elaborate on how you get $6300?
     
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    The OP is saying he has to pay 1.5 of an annual m/f for the special 5-year fee and it appears he has multiple weeks. Perhaps the every-5-year fee might vary depending on contract, but mine is just 1x m/f...I've never heard of a 1.5 fee.
     

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