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New Purchase... Now what?


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Nov 28, 2018
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We just received the deed on a property we purchased on the wholesale market.

When will we be notified by HGV of the complete transfer and is there a way to use the points in mid-January?

I am hoping - we can reserve on a "last minute RCI" conversation.

The home property is Florida and we purchased for the points as we want to be able to visit other properties.

Your assistance is appreciated.


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Congrats on becoming a HGVC member... well, almost a member.
Has the closing agent sent HGVC a copy of the deed, transfer forms and fees?
If you bought at an affiliate w-voluntary membership, you may need to initiate.
About 2 wks after the docs are sent, you can call to ask for a membership #.
With that, you can set up an internet account and start booking stays.
Go to: https://club.hiltongrandvacations.com/en/login#/index
However, access to RCI may take a little longer (maybe a week).

You can book stays up to 1 day B4 check-in, but space may be limited.
If you're flexible about location or unit-size, last minute bookings are possible.