Hospitality/Fractional Ownership

Fractionals: Weighing Your Options: A Wealth of Incentives for Fractional Real Estate Buyers

Posted 08.03.2009 | Categories: Hospitality/Fractional Ownership | No Comments

The current economic climate has produced a silver lining for those buyers in a position to purchase fractional real estate now. Fractional properties and Private Residence Clubs are going all out to deliver value and deals to their consumers. Many are simply reducing their prices or increasing the number of shares to lower the entry […]

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Fractionals: Second homes: Three options for staying at sea

Fractionals: Second homes: Three options for staying at sea

Posted 08.03.2009 | Categories: Hospitality/Fractional Ownership | No Comments

Having a second home afloat is nothing new. But some recent developments at sea can alleviate the traditional concerns of maintenance and storage, as well as the challenge of open-boat living for people who have little or no sailing expertise. The most revolutionary floating option is The World, the first and only condo cruise ship, […]

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Fractionals: Pitkin County real estate sales down 34 percent

Posted 07.30.2009 | Categories: Hospitality/Fractional Ownership | No Comments

ASPEN — The Pitkin County real estate market could fall short of $1 billion in sales this year for the first time since 2002, based on activity during the first half of the year. The dollar volume of all sales through June was $471.47 million, according to a monthly analysis by Land Title Guarantee Co. […]

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Franctionals: A fraction of a home for a fraction of the price

Franctionals: A fraction of a home for a fraction of the price

Posted 07.28.2009 | Categories: Hospitality/Fractional Ownership | No Comments

A development on Little Sebago Lake is offering waterfront property at a fraction of the usual price in a shared ownership arrangement that is now making its way from the tony ski resorts of the Rocky Mountains to Maine’s lakes and ponds. Sunset Cove, located in Brown Cove on the eastern shore of Little Sebago […]

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Hospitality: Bargain sale pulls millionaires resort from bankruptcy

Hospitality: Bargain sale pulls millionaires resort from bankruptcy

Posted 07.20.2009 | Categories: Hospitality/Fractional Ownership | No Comments

MONTANA – The ultra-posh, millionaires-only resort, the Yellowstone Club, is in new hands following a US$115 million deal that the new owner hopes will close the door on the club’s much publicised descent into bankruptcy. Eight months ago, it was on the verge of liquidation, a victim of its previous owners’ excesses and the economic […]

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Hospitality: Gay Travel Snapshot – Spring and Summer 2009

Hospitality: Gay Travel Snapshot – Spring and Summer 2009

Posted 07.19.2009 | Categories: Hospitality/Fractional Ownership | No Comments

While Americans cope with new economic realities, many by shifting consumer priorities and curbing household expenses across-the-board, a new national survey conducted online by Witeck Combs Communications and Harris Interactive(R) shows marked differences in travel expectations over the next four months. On balance, for all American adults sampled who also say they plan to travel […]

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