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    What would be reasonable resale price of MML 2br week 51

    As a potential buyer I’m thinking about timber lodge 2br lockoff fixed week 51 or platinum ski float week, for family use as well as trader. I’m inclined to fixed week for guarantees. I researched Welk northstar as well but it seems very hard to make a reservation. Not many records in rofr so I...
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    Welk Branson Resort biennial timeshare since 2015 and never use it! We are timeshare ignorant. Should we release it back to Welk?

    Hello.... We bought our Welk Branson timeshare back in 2015 and we've basically never used it. It's been a complete waste of money for us. We paid the loan off years ago just to get out from under their horribly high interest rate, which they lied to us and told us if we had good payment...
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    Marriott South Lake Tahoe: Grand Residence or Timber Lodge?

    What is the difference in accommodations and amenities between Timber Lodge and Grand Residence? We stayed in Timber Lodge last year but wondering how Grand Residence compares? By the name, it sounds like it would be fancier or nicer in some way. Also, do either of these resorts have private...
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    Hi everyone. My boss has offered me a GOLD week transfer for TIMBER LODGE RESORT - 2B/2B - GOLD for FREE (I just pay the trasnfer fees, and the manitenance fees + taxes) so its a full-on Transfer. I'm just trying to see if its worth it. I did a quick search on eBay and saw I could buy the...
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    Debating between Marriott Timber Lodge (Tahoe) and Newport Villas

    We are debating which of these resorts to take the extended family (grandparents, children, grandchildren) for a week next summer. The family consists of 1 younger child (6 years) 2 tweens, 2 teenagers, 2 young adults (21+) 3 older adults (75-80) and 6 adults under 55. My immediate family has...