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2012 Usuage on a Resale?


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Jun 6, 2011
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Looking into buying a resale unit and they are offering 2012 usuage.

2012 maintenance fees are paid.

I was wondering when title changes, does that include the 2012 week through Starwood? I can make the 2012 week reservation directly through the resort or deposit into II. Or would i need to rely on the seller to make the reservation for me?


Jun 6, 2005
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WKORV, WKV, SDO, Kingsbury Crossing/Tahoe, Kauai Beach Villas.
You can't do anything with the 2012 usage until the deed is registered in your name with Starwood. However, there is no rush - it will be waiting for you after the title is transferred. Just make sure that the contract stipulates that you get the 2012 usage.

Starwood has a central reservations system for owners and after the deed is in your name, you can call Owner Reservations and either make a Resv. for your own use, or deposit it in II.

Note that with Starwood you cannot make a reservation and deposit that specific reservation. With Starwood you don't deposit a specific week. Instead, all weeks have preassigned trading power based on the resort/season/unit and that is what you use to trade with.

See the Starwood and II FAQ at the top of the forum for all the details.
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