Daily Archive: 10/07/2017

Weekly Wisecrack: October 7, 2017

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  Bad Training When the former butcher started on the sales line 3 weeks ago he was taught to never prejudge his ‘tours’. Well, Bob still can’t figure out how a 26-year-old woman with her new-found 22-year-old cohabitating boyfriend will want and can afford a timeshare. Nonetheless he keeps on keeping on because his sales …

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Timeshare Odds and Ends: October 7, 2017

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  ► They said it couldn’t be done… When trains were introduced in the U.S, many people believed that “women’s bodies were not designed to go at 50 miles an hour,” and that their uteruses would fly out of their bodies if they were accelerated to that speed. A Boston paper once declared there was …

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Weekly Jukebox: October 7, 2017

  This is in memory of Tom Petty, singer, songwriter, philosopher and all around amazing guy, who has left us way too soon. He gave us so much in his short 66 years of life; we owe him big time. Maybe he’s “Learning to Fly” around the clouds somewhere even now, and this time he …

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Timeshare Financial News: October 7, 2017

  ► Did you hear the news? Word on TheStreet.com is that Marriott Vacations Worldwide has made a takeover bid for ILG, offering $30 per share. You may recall that recent events had a majority shareholder of ILG basically threatening the company with a hostile takeover if ILG didn’t make itself BIGGER by acquiring a …

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Florida USA Timeshare News: October 7, 2017

>> EASTERN USA TIMESHARE NEWS: ORLANDO: Have you heard? Bluegreen Vacations has announced plans to get BIGGER, and in a fairly BIG way. The company plans to add 97 units to its signature resort The Fountains in Orlando, FL., which is located on 54 acres on International Drive. The new units will consist of two-bedroom …

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Texas USA Timeshare News: October 7, 2017

>> WESTERN USA TIMESHARE NEWS: FORT WORTH: Remember the outfit called America’s Trains, Inc. that I told you about last March that’s offering all-inclusive Journey by Rail vacations on luxurious rebuilt passenger railroad cars? Well they’re getting ready to roll! There are three ways to enjoy Journeys by Rail: Individual Journeys; Train’Shares (timeshares); Fractional Interest …

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Idle Timeshare Thoughts: October 7, 2017

QUOTABLE QUOTES: “Television is chewing gum for the eyes.” —Frank Lloyd Wright WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Way back in 2000, damn near two decades ago, Australia-based Accor Hotels first launched its Accor Premiere Vacation Club (APCV), known today as Accor Vacation Club. If you didn’t know such an entity exists it’s likely because you aren’t …

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Getting BIGGER: October 7, 2017

  RCI has affiliated six new resorts in Japan to its vacation exchange network through an affiliation agreement with Sundance Resort Club Japan. The six properties are located across the country in popular tourist destinations including the Kanagawa Prefecture, the Yamanashi Prefecture, the Chiba Prefecture, the Shizuoka Prefecture and the Nagano Prefecture. The six resorts …

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Timeshare Kudos: October 7, 2017

  Orange Lake Resorts, home to Holiday Inn Club Vacations, has earned a big ol’ KUDOS recently, having been recognized by The Orlando Business Journal as the second largest privately held company in Central Florida as part of the publication’s Golden 100 Awards ceremony. Not just the second biggest privately owned timeshare company, mind you, …

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Timeshare People on the Move: October 7, 2017

>> TIMESHARE PEOPLE ON THE MOVE: If you’re going to have an unusual name it’s a good thing to have a really good one, according to my late grandmother. With that in mind, Famous Rhodes has been named as Chief Marketing Officer of Bluegreen Vacations Corporation. The goal is to “elevate Bluegreen’s market profile, its …

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