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Request First on Interval

pharmacistking

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Hello

My VSE was recently activated. I own a mandatory VV Bella 2br LO. Platinum. I can go to the interval website and I created my user. I see in dashboard how to deposit my weeks, however I was under the impression I could search exchanges with a request first before depositing to see if something I wanted was in the pool. Is it a question of time before my II profile permits this or am I missing something?

Thank you for your help
 

jmhpsu93

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I have a non-mandatory from SVV in II. I can look at inventory without depositing.

You go to Exchanges and then choose the All Destinations radio button and whatever dates you want to search:

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Click on continue and it will ask you what unit you want to use:

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I have two 2 BR lockoffs so I see a whole bunch there. Just choose the 2BR (it'll ask you later what part) of whatever year you're thinking. You don't need a specific week with Vistana like you do with Marriott.

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You should then get a list of locations, and just browse from there.
 

DannyTS

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Hello

My VSE was recently activated. I own a mandatory VV Bella 2br LO. Platinum. I can go to the interval website and I created my user. I see in dashboard how to deposit my weeks, however I was under the impression I could search exchanges with a request first before depositing to see if something I wanted was in the pool. Is it a question of time before my II profile permits this or am I missing something?

Thank you for your help
you are not actually depositing, you are just searching but you have to chose the unit you are searching with. You only deposit 4-5 clicks away if you like what you found and follow all the steps including the confirmation.
 

pharmacistking

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Hello

Thanks for the answers. I understand the process the system just says that I don't have units to trade. I will call II this week to clarify.
 

SteelerGal

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Hello

Thanks for the answers. I understand the process the system just says that I don't have units to trade. I will call II this week to clarify.
That happened to me. Vistana and II don’t always match. I was able to have my II account match by working w/ II.
 

MommaBear

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I just did a request first and after I cancelled it, I had to call Vistana to let them know I cancelled it so I could get my StarOptions put back.nItvwas the representative who took the third call who knew what to do, the other two reassured me they would show up like magic.
 
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