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Forum: Wyndham Resorts July 18, 2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,062
Posted By Tedpilot
I believe it is a tad of a sham. You'll get...

I believe it is a tad of a sham. You'll get unrealistically nice treatment at very high "rental" rates. I came across this as well when discussing a purchase w/ a Wyndham salesman I said the VIP...
Forum: Wyndham Resorts June 26, 2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By Tedpilot
Thanks again... The screenshot is about what I...

Thanks again... The screenshot is about what I expected. As always, we always want more don't we?
Forum: Wyndham Resorts June 26, 2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By Tedpilot
Linda/Ron - Thanks for the quick replies. Seems...

Linda/Ron - Thanks for the quick replies. Seems that there are some features that are helpful and it gives you a descent scope of what is available without running scores of screenshots.

Thanks...
Forum: Wyndham Resorts June 26, 2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 670
Posted By Tedpilot
Reservation System Features

Hi, since I'm still researching a purchase we were curious about the reservation system itself:

1) Can you make system-wide searches for a particular date and point value?
2) Does the system...
Forum: Wyndham Resorts June 22, 2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By Tedpilot
Thanks Mass. It makes sense fiscally and...

Thanks Mass. It makes sense fiscally and semantically but just wanted to check.
Forum: Wyndham Resorts June 22, 2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By Tedpilot
Multiple Reservation Stays

Assuming availability, is a 2-3 week vacation possible at a single resort in the same room w/o checking in/out? What if combining a 3 & 7 day reservation, again, assuming availability and also that...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 20, 2008, 10:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,063
Posted By Tedpilot
LTFM/Pwrshift - Ironic as one of my issues was...

LTFM/Pwrshift - Ironic as one of my issues was the reservation system when I joined. I hate the current idea of being the first to click my mouse...

I'd much prefer a lottery system to what we...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 20, 2008, 07:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,063
Posted By Tedpilot
LTFM - Sounds like you need to go the VRBO route...

LTFM - Sounds like you need to go the VRBO route to guarantee your dates. However, keep in mind that only about half of the HCC members can book holiday reservations one year out.

I hope that...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 20, 2008, 07:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,764
Posted By Tedpilot
I agree with Perry...the media for the most part...

I agree with Perry...the media for the most part doesn't get it right. Whenever they have a story that is in my profession they are reporting irrelevant facts, opinions that don't matter and somehow...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 11, 2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By Tedpilot
Brian - Glad you enjoyed your trip! HCC is a...

Brian - Glad you enjoyed your trip! HCC is a great venue...where might your next HCC trip be to?
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 10, 2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,867
Posted By Tedpilot
The local contact should be able to help you find...

The local contact should be able to help you find the stuff you need and also rectify any issues you have with the unit. Also, send a precursor to Chris or your agent at HCC and they will make sure...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 9, 2008, 10:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,718
Posted By Tedpilot
I just got back from my second week in La Quinta...

I just got back from my second week in La Quinta and the pool lights worked! I think a new heater too...I was able to get the pool up to 95 degrees by 11:00 each day...made for a nice warm bath with...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 7, 2008, 09:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,452
Posted By Tedpilot
We're a little different with time away and like...

We're a little different with time away and like to spread our weeks out. Right now we're in La Quinta, Keystone this summer and Beaver Creek Village Hall in December. Who knows what else yet...??
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 6, 2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,452
Posted By Tedpilot
Bill - Sounds like fun...2 weeks in Hawaii is...

Bill - Sounds like fun...2 weeks in Hawaii is good for the soul. Any luck yet w/ the airline tickets?

Ted
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 5, 2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,309
Posted By Tedpilot
Vivalour - All of the Colo destinations have...

Vivalour -

All of the Colo destinations have great hiking so no worries there. Canoeing...if you want river canoeing that might be a challenge. If you want pristine lakes then you are in luck. ...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership February 1, 2008, 09:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,378
Posted By Tedpilot
PWRSHIFT - Are you a "closet" HCC member? Seems...

PWRSHIFT - Are you a "closet" HCC member? Seems that the only place that HCC even classifies thsi anything close to a beach is under the member reservation portion.

Ted
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 28, 2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,764
Posted By Tedpilot
Tinkerbell - Pwrshft makes some good...

Tinkerbell -

Pwrshft makes some good points. As with any of the DCs there are pros and cons as with any vacation "venue" you use and teh value which you hoep to achieve given the amount of money...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 23, 2008, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,912
Posted By Tedpilot
Awesome review Doug. Sounds like you really...

Awesome review Doug. Sounds like you really enjoyed yourself in the Big Apple!
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 17, 2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By Tedpilot
Bill - Now that sounds like fun....oh the...

Bill - Now that sounds like fun....oh the "controlled" chaos that would be.
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 14, 2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,309
Posted By Tedpilot
Brian - The Hyatt facilities are available for...

Brian - The Hyatt facilities are available for your use. I thought there were some fees involved but I was never charged when I went over there.

Any of the properties in the mountains are great...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 14, 2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,000
Posted By Tedpilot
Perry - Curious, I assume that you are making...

Perry - Curious, I assume that you are making assumptions about the debt structure, if any, at HCC or any other club there is without known disclosure, correct? I say this because you do not know...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 10, 2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,194
Posted By Tedpilot
Perry - At that rate why not buy a 1/12th...

Perry - At that rate why not buy a 1/12th fractional?

Also, as far as DCs go they are clubs, nothing more...modeled just like a country club and I doubt anyone expects investment return from these...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership January 9, 2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,194
Posted By Tedpilot
You may also consider a friends and family plan. ...

You may also consider a friends and family plan. The last time I checked you can add/delete members as youy see fit over time. It could be once they are of legal age you can add your children to...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 29, 2007, 10:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,499
Posted By Tedpilot
Vivalour - Curious about your statement of...

Vivalour - Curious about your statement of fairness...what is your concern there?

Pwrshift - I've been to all of the European cities you mentioned except Barcelona, but I've heard great things...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 29, 2007, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By Tedpilot
I've been asking about this property each time I...

I've been asking about this property each time I correspond w/ HCC. I'm not sure who else it may have been sent to or not? My friends and family that are members too did not receive this either. I...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 29, 2007, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By Tedpilot
HCC OBX Pics

I posted a file with pics of the new OBX property that I rec'd from HCC over at this location: http://www.destinationclubforums.com/f4/hcc-obx-pics-352.html#post595

Enjoy,
Ted
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 28, 2007, 09:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,622
Posted By Tedpilot
Mark - I think you are correct about the...

Mark - I think you are correct about the Affiliate membership once being offered w/ a 12 month holiday reservation. If I remember correctly, in the beginning all reservation plans had the 12 month...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 27, 2007, 02:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,622
Posted By Tedpilot
As of two weeks ago OBX is scheduled to be avail...

As of two weeks ago OBX is scheduled to be avail end of 1st qtr 08'. Apparently many delays w/ construction but they are pre-positioning the furniture and such to get it up and running ASAP. I...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 22, 2007, 04:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,305
Posted By Tedpilot
Aaahhhhh....no points!!! That would be a...

Aaahhhhh....no points!!! That would be a slippery slope too quick. 1 night = 1 point period if you must think in points otherwise they'd start having holidays count as more and I'd hate to see...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 20, 2007, 08:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,305
Posted By Tedpilot
Jack - From my point of view this is pretty...

Jack - From my point of view this is pretty simple.

Likes: The quality of properties are very nice and the price is superb. Locations. Ease of reservations. Service. Not paying for extras or...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 7, 2007, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,212
Posted By Tedpilot
OBX is not open yet...hopefully soon! HH is not...

OBX is not open yet...hopefully soon! HH is not on the beach but close.

HCC has not had hardly any events like this that I am aware of. I hope that they increase in the future though.
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 4, 2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 968
Posted By Tedpilot
Also, check out this thread as it may be helpful...

Also, check out this thread as it may be helpful too explaining all of the rules.

http://www.destinationclubforums.com/f4/high-country-club-new-reservation-policy-193.html
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 4, 2007, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 968
Posted By Tedpilot
Answer to #4: Depends on your plan, but...

Answer to #4: Depends on your plan, but basically there are reservation opportunities at 365, 180, 120 , 90, and 7 days/last minute reservations. Specifically, 365 day LTRs for holidays require a...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 3, 2007, 07:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,117
Posted By Tedpilot
She's older than me now. In dog years I...

She's older than me now.

In dog years I hope....:)
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 2, 2007, 08:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,117
Posted By Tedpilot
Brian - Maybe I've been unlucky or need to be...

Brian - Maybe I've been unlucky or need to be more diligent when I look 'cause I like to bring the little critters w/ us. Over the last two years it has become more difficult to find good hotels...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 2, 2007, 06:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,117
Posted By Tedpilot
We use to take our pets w/ us everywhere. It...

We use to take our pets w/ us everywhere. It seems that more hotels are actually retracting pet policies from the popularity a few years ago and now charging additional fees. I'd be curious to know...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 2, 2007, 04:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,117
Posted By Tedpilot
Currently HCC does not allow pets at any of it's...

Currently HCC does not allow pets at any of it's locations.
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 2, 2007, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,067
Posted By Tedpilot
I posted an XLS file that covers HCC's rules. It...

I posted an XLS file that covers HCC's rules. It can be seen/downloaded here: http://www.destinationclubforums.com/f4/high-country-club-new-reservation-policy-193.html

Hope that helps,

Ted
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 1, 2007, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,225
Posted By Tedpilot
I think their new angle is such to attract...

I think their new angle is such to attract members that are looking for a tax advantage. I wonder how they are re-characterizing current memberships to a truly equity based model to accommodate such...
Forum: Non-traditional Interval Ownership December 1, 2007, 02:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,067
Posted By Tedpilot
Right, thanks, I have been working on a new...

Right, thanks, I have been working on a new graphic that explains the HCC booking rules and makes it easier to understand. I'll neaten' it up and post once it is ready.
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