So You Want To Sell Your Timeshare…What Bucket Are You?

sell   /sel/   verb 1. give or hand over (something) in exchange for money. We receive tons of emails from timeshare owners who are looking to sell their timeshare, but often we are left wondering what they mean. Are they are expecting to sell the property for thousands of dollars?  Do they just want out of the timeshare?  Are they hoping the sale will pay off a mortgage balance?  Obviously … [Read more...]

What If Your House Was Priced Like Your Timeshare?

If you needed to sell your house, how would you price it so it would sell?  It sounds like a simple question, but how would you answer?  You could pull county records data for homes that recently sold near your home.  An easier way would be to check a real estate website such as to find out what sold recently in your neighborhood.  Perhaps you would find an average cost per square foot … [Read more...]

If You Want To Sell Your Timeshare, Don’t Forget About This

One of the most important financial aspects of selling a timeshare is often the most over-looked.  The costs to transfer ownership of a timeshare are important considerations.  So important in fact, it makes our list of the 9 reasons your timeshare failed to sell. Typically when you sell a car or a home the buyer is the one who is responsible for the costs to transfer ownership.  Taxes, title … [Read more...]

Did You Make This Timeshare Resale Mistake?

“Can we use behavioral economic theory to describe why timeshare owners may act irrationally when they decide to sell their timeshare?” If you are going to buy a used car from someone, do you care what they paid to the car dealer four years ago?  Of course not.  You want the car for the right price today.  It is the same for the prospective buyer of your timeshare.  They do not care what you … [Read more...]

You May Be Able To Use This Tip To Sell Your Timeshare

If you have ever tried to sell your house on your own, you know it can be a challenge. Endless emails, phone calls and answering questions.  People who don’t show up for the showing after you spent hours cleaning the house.  When they do show up they talk about everything they don’t like about the house right in front of you.  Bottom line, it is wise to use a real estate agent. This can apply … [Read more...]

This Is How You Sell Your Timeshare Infographic

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False Facts Lead to False Hopes When Selling Your Timeshare

I have a 2011 Honda Odyssey minivan that I need to sell.  I decided to use the resale timeshare pricing model. I am asking $500,000. Are you interested in making an offer? You have decided to sell your timeshare…so now what?  How should you price your timeshare? How do you sell a timeshare?  Where do you sell a timeshare?  If you are like thousands of others looking to sell you will … [Read more...]

9 Quick Reasons Your Timeshare Failed To Sell

So you decided to sell your timeshare. Maybe the kids are grown, maybe you aren't travelling to that resort as much anymore, or maybe it just seemed like it was time. So you figured on a selling price, you listed it on an auction site or with a timeshare resale marketing company, and then…. Nothing. Not a bite. Not an inquiry. Maybe it’s been a month, maybe a year, maybe more, but your … [Read more...]