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    44k Westin Flex Options family of 4 - thoughts on where to go from here

    We own 44k Westin Flex options currently. We really like the flex concept, but 44k just isn’t enough points Because we need peak weeks with kids school schedule. I’m looking to buy at least another 44k on resale - there are deals out there for $0.10-$0.15 an option (I paid $0.33 direct but got...
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    Tahiti Village Resale Purchase Restrictions

    I have read that Sommerpointe Resorts has some restrictions that it places on resale purchasers of Tahiti Village timeshares. Can anyone flesh those restrictions out, or post a list of the restrictions?
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    Need a closing agent.

    I know this question has likely been asked many times but I have searched and found nothing. after much back-n-4th negotiation I now need a closing agent for a Hyatt Residence Club re-sale purchase. Can anyone make a recommendation? How much should it cost? Thx
  4. HitchHiker71

    My 1st bonafide Wyndham resale contract purchase!

    Unlike most on TUG, I went the opposite route and acquired Wyndham developer points first via two PIC contracts to obtain temp VIPP and permanent VIPG without breaking the bank. Since that time I've been learning from all of you great folks about the intricacies of all things Wyndham, and as of...
  5. Grammarhero

    Want to buy this $3 resale Varsity Clubs South Bend TS but TUG Ad disappeared.

    After speaking with my little sister, she says the most she can travel with her daughter was to Varsity Clubs South Bend in the summer, maybe an EOY visit although I may purchase an EY TS. I just visited Chicago for two (2) days. I barely scratched the surface of Chicago and miss the place. I...
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    Just put in rescind notice, now we need advice!

    First off, thank you all so much! I bought a 2BR 5K gold week from HGVC last Thursday. I came across this site, because I wanted to see how easy it was to convert to RCI points. Seeing all the rescind advice, we had the letter in certified mail monday am! A few questions. 1)We liked the...
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    Need help! Considering a time share

    Where do I go to look at options? We stayed at the new Hilton in Hilton Head, and loved it. We want somewhere to spend a week with our kids and eventually with grandchildren. We like Hilton Head (golf for me and beach for my wife) and would also consider something more family friendly for future...
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    Finding a good TS trader to buy

    New to TUG and Forum. Like what I have seen so far! Have owned Marriott weeks and points for 20+ years. Looking to buy a resale week that would be a good trader. Prefer Marriott because I'm familiar with their resorts and system but am willing to consider others. Ideas on what resorts would be...