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  1. JudyS

    Orlando for Christmas: 1Bdrm at the Sheraton Vistana, Dec 20 -27

    Enjoy Christmas week in a One-Bedroom Villa at the Sheraton Vistana Resort, just minutes away from Disney World! I have already reserved a one-bedroom villa for Friday, December 20, 2019 to Friday, December 27, 2019. I am asking $700 for the week, with no other charges. I also have the same...
  2. way2slow

    Question about Bonnet Creek rental

    Hi! There are a couple of Bonnet Creek rentals on Ebay that I'm interested in for late December. My problem is that I'm only 99% sure that I will have that time off due to a project at work that may or may not be completed by then. I don't own a timeshare so I'm not sure what the rules are...
  3. M

    Renting my Timeshare week?

    I have a week to rent in Daytona in August and have never rented before, so I have a few questions. What is the best site to post it for rent? Tug, Redweek, VBRO, AirBnB Should I have a contract for them to sign? Is there a good one to use? How should I have them pay to protect myself...
  4. JudyS

    Two-Bedroom Cottage@ Christmas Mnt Village, June 22 - 29, Sleeps up to six. Pools, Golf, free canoes

    Enjoy a summer week in the beautiful Wisconsin Dells in a Cottage! All units have recently undergone an extensive renovation. The resort has an indoor pool, multiple outdoor pools and hot tubs, tennis, free mini-golf, and bikes and canoes that can be borrowed at no charge. Golf is available...
  5. JudyS

    Myrtle Beach! June 29 - July 6 at Sheraton Broadway Plantation, 1 Bdrm sleeps 4, Kitchen!

    Fourth of July in Myrtle Beach at the Sheraton Broadway Plantation! I have a one-bedroom, sleeps four suite available for seven nights, checking in Saturday, June 29 and checking out Saturday, July 6. This sleeps four, and my asking price is $695. This one-bedroom suite has a compact kitchen...
  6. tclardy

    New to Tug and Need Advice

    Good morning, everyone. I have been a timeshare owner since 2004 and recently widowed. My portfolio is busting at the seams and I would like to utilize my ownership as rentals to help pay maintenance fees. I own weeks, points and everything in between lol with Marriott, Starwood and Westgate...
  7. J

    I am developing a new rental platform, what features would owners want to see?

    Good Morning! I am developing a new rental platform, we will be live in 60-70 days. In development, we have an owner centric platform that charges ZERO fees to the owner, all you'd have to do is tell us how much you want for a week and we have been developing a dynamic pricing model to mark up...
  8. JudyS

    2Bdrm @ Christmas Mnt Village, 4/20-4/27, $395/wk OBO, no other fees!

    Enjoy Easter week in the Wisconsin Dells in a Cottage suite! All units have recently undergone an extensive renovation. The resort has an indoor pool, bikes and canoes that can be borrowed at no charge, and more! I have already reserved the week of Saturday, April 20, with check-out Saturday...
  9. O

    Hyatt Club Use Rental?

    Hi, any advice on renting my timeshare week that was acquired during Hyatt's Club Use period? I called them and was told this is a no no. So they won't issue a guest certificate or confirm the rental in my (potential) renter's name. And I'm not sure what they'd do when the renter showed up. Does...
  10. H

    Is this a scam company

    Am looking to exit my timeshare contract and ran across this company, vacation ownership consultants on Facebook. Does anyone have knowledge or experience in dealing with them. Are the legitimate?
  11. G

    So you can Rent your regular week, but not an exchange week?

    So, If I am reading the forum correctly; most resorts will let you book your regular time (week for example), and rent that time out directly. Correct? But, If I book a week and deposit it for exchange, then I cannot rent out what I exchanged for. Correct? Lastly, then if I get the exchange...
  12. J

    Reserving and then renting weeks to pay fees

    I am a Presidential level VC owner and some years I am unable to use the points for our vacations. I would like to reserve several weeks (13 months in advance to get the best availability) and then rent those weeks using VacationCandy or VRBO. This seems very risky since there is no guarantee...
  13. JudyS

    Sheraton Vistana in Orlando, Saturday Dec 22 - Dec 29; 1-bedroom sleeps 4; $700

    Christmas at the beautiful Sheraton Vistana Resort! I have already reserved the week of Saturday, December 22, 2018 to Saturday, December 29, 2018. For various reasons, I didn't get around to listing my weeks until very late this year. I also have Sunday, December 23 to Sunday, December 30 at...
  14. JudyS

    Dec 23-30, Sheraton Vistana Villages in Orlando, 1 Bdrm sleeps 4

    Christmas at the beautiful Sheraton Vistana Villages! I have already reserved the week of Sunday, December 23, 2018 to Sunday, December 30, 2018. I booked this week ages ago, but didn't get around to listing it. I also have Saturday, December 22 to Saturday, December 29 at the original...
  15. N

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  16. md8287

    Caution with rental requests for owner details...

    I occasionally will rent out my timeshares at Westin Lagunamar and Harborside at Atlantis. Most rentals go smoothly but this morning I got the following message in response to a RedWeek ad I have posted: Hi Michael - we are interested in renting your time share. Can we get the owner details so...
  17. J

    How to check that a DVC renter is legit

    I found a DVC member who is renting points @$14/point on the Tug Rental board. How can I verify that this is ligit. He has sent a contract with his DVC Contract Number, Name, and Mailing address but I'm having a difficult time finding him via Google as he has a common name. Trying to do my...
  18. TravelTime

    No luck renting out our Marriott Ko Olina week

    I advertised a rental of one week in an ocean view studio at Marriott Ko Olina. I placed the ad on TUG and Redweek about one month ago for a late September reservation. No one even inquired. So I ended up depositing the week into II for a trade before 60 days out and exchanged for a week next...
  19. J

    Has anyone used the Grandview rental program?

    i purchased the Grandview in Las Vegas. Basically for free with free use. It hasn’t closed yet and I am doing some research. I saw that the resort has an option to rent units for owners at a 30 percent commission. Then looking up my week I see they want $1200 for a 1 bedroom. I know it can be...
  20. J

    Myrtle Beach 07/01-07/04

    Looking for a Myrtle Beach or North Carolina coast rental for July 1st (maybe even June 30th) through July 4th (check out date). Thankyou.
  21. L

    Wanted: Northeast US, July 15-30

    Looking for a rental anytime between July 15-30 in the Northeast. New York State, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire. Location is open. Ideally looking for under or around $50/night. Thank you!
  22. J

    Silverleaf rental

    I own beach club villages week 52 but I live close to hill country. Can I rent out my week at the villages in flint? I would not be able to meet the people there. Would I need to exchange for a week at hill country so I could check in for the renter. I need to do what ever I can to start...
  23. S

    Wanted: Rental in Florida Panhandle - first week of April

    Hello! Searching for a place in the Panhandle, preferably near the beach. Checking in on 3/31 and out on 4/7. Our prior place has fallen through last minute! Looking for a place that can accommodate 4 adults and 4 children. Any type of pool is a definite plus. If you have anything...
  24. D

    Recently widowed. Need advice.

    Hi All, A year and a half ago I lost my husband (suddenly and unexpectedly) and he was the one who mostly dealt with RCI, however, I have a pretty solid understanding of the basics. I own two red weeks in Duck, NC (The Outerbanks); one is beachfront (1 bedroom) and one is part of a beach...
  25. Steve Fatula

    Rental Agreements - Damages

    The way I understand it, MVCI holds us, the owners, ultimately responsible for damages caused by occupants, even when you rent it. I know some rental agreements say the renter is responsible for said damages, but, in the end, if you are unable to collect from the people you rented to, you are...
  26. M

    Rental Income Tax from Aruba Timeshares???

    Hello, tried to look everywhere and there is no good information on tax implications of renting timeshares in Aruba. I own several timeshares at both Marriott Aruba Ocean Club and Surf Club and I know there are many people renting their Aruba Timeshare through TUG marketplace, Redweek or any...
  27. Zeus7111

    HICV Desert Club Las Vegas - Rental & Extra Vacation question

    Hello! This site is awesome - I cannot thank everyone enough for their knowledge and wisdom! You are all awesome! My question to the experts is if the HICV Desert Club Las Vegas has any restrictions using a week which I rented from an resort owner (via TUG) and adding on an Extra Vacation...
  28. RNCollins

    Creating an Invoice with PayPal

    Hi, :hi: I'm attempting to practice composing an invoice for a rental. My question is: once I email the invoice to the renter, will there be a button on the form for them to click on for a link for them to enter their PayPal and credit card information to pay for the rental? Thanks!
  29. WyldSmurf

    Aruba King rental of Surf Club

    Since my question is focused on a site that only has Aruba Surf Club and Ocean Club for rental I figured it fit better here on the Marriott thread than the general renting, please move if I am wrong, thanks I posted a spring break week rental for March 2018 of the Aruba Surf Club on Tug and...
  30. C

    Wyndham Rented 4 days, I was supposed to get 60%, I only got 50%

    I am new at renting my timeshare. I actually use one of them regularly. This time, we could not use the Wyndham timeshare in Florida. I tried to rent it out on Redweek (it's not on the points system, very old resort Sea Gardens, 1 bedroom), that did not work. So, as a last resort I allowed...