Certificate - An extra week offered by II as an incentive for
depositing a high-demand week
|American Resort Development Association
Exchange - Independent Exchange company
|Covenants, Conditions & Restrictions
|Marriotts Destination Club Program
|Disney Vacation Club
|"Every Other Year" - a timeshare you get to use every
Year" - a timeshare you get to use every year.
|Father in Law
requests a desired date from the timeshare resort every year subject to
availability at the time of request.
of Refusal". Used by some resorts to control resale values. (also ROFR)
|For What its Worth
|"Gold Crown". An RCI designation of their highest
quality resort. or Gift/Guest Certificate
|Great Minds Think Alike
|Garden View or Mountain View (or occasionally, a parking lot view)
|Hilton Grand Vacation Club
|Holiday Inn Club Vacations
|Hilton Head Island
|Have to Disagree
|Hope this Helps
|Homeowners Association - Advice Article
|"Interval International", an exchange company.
|In my Honest/Humble Opinion
|In my Opinion
|One timeshare week.
|In Other Words
|JK or J/K
|Just my Humble/Honest Opinion
|Keep it Simple Stupid
|"Lease hold". Timeshare is deeded property on leased land.
|Let me Know
|Long Time No See
|If allowed, a timeshare unit can be subdivided and used as two smaller units for the
purposes of use or exchange. e.g.: a three bedroom unit might be split and deposited as one 2Br unit and one 1Br unit giving the owner two
weeks for use or exchange.
|Non participating visitor to BBS sites.
|MF / Maint
|Mother in Law
|Mail in Rebate
|Multi Resort Ownership Plan
|Marriott Vacation Club International
|"Or Best Offer".
|Outer Banks of North Carolina
|Oh My God/Gosh
|Original Poster (who started the thread)
|On The Other Hand
|Post Card Company - company who sends postcards to unsuspecting buyers
recommending they pay thousands of dollars to give their timeshare away.
|Point of View
|"Procuraduria Federal De Consumido" or Federal Bureau of Consumer interests in mexico - an organization known to assist
timeshare owners who have been scammed or ripped off by mexican timeshares.
|Non discounted hotel room rate.
|"Resorts Condominium International", an exchange company.
|Royal Holiday Club
|Right of First Refusal - Advice Article
|Right of Recision
|Time period after sale in which the buyer can cancel the sale.
|"Right To Use". Timeshare ownership has an expiration date.
|South African Timeshare
|"San Francisco Exchange" , an exchange company.
|Sister in Law
|Signifcant Other or StarOptions (starwood points)
|StarPoints (for starwood hotels)
|Starwood Vacation Owner(ship) - Someone who knows a Starwood Timeshare (see Vistana)
|Starwood Vacation Network - the exchange system for Starwood owners (see Vistana)
|Starwood Preferred Guest
|Trading Places International - an independent exchange company
|Trading Power Unit - an arbitrary value assigned to Exchange Weeks within RCI
|A measure of desirability of a timeshare week for use in exchanging. Based on
location, time of year and resort quality.
|Talk to You Later
|"Timeshare Users Group"
|Timeshare or ownership interval.
|Undivided Interest - type of timeshare interval
|Vacation Counselor - a phone rep at one of the exchange companies
| "Vacation Exchange Profile". An RCI resort rating score (company confidential).
|Vistana Signature Experiences / Vistana Signature Network (starwood/westin/sheraton brands)
|Vacation Ownership Interval (ie your timeshare week)
|Way to Go
|Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas
|Your Mileage May Vary