No ONA Amongst Thieves

June 15th, 2020

We recently received an enquiry from a gentleman who wished to explain the terrible position of his very distressed 78 year old mother in-law. In 1995 she and her husband purchased a timeshare at the Four Seasons Marbella in Malaga, Spain. Sadly her husband passed away in 2015, leaving her charged with the encumbrance of […]

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It’s all Greek to me!

June 10th, 2020

It has come to our attention that there are emails being sent to the former owners of  MONSTER TRAVEL S.L, MONSTER REWARDS S.L, MONSTER CREDITS S.L, MONSTER GROUP LIMITED, SELLMYTIMESHARE.TV, HOLLYWOOD MARKETING. This clever scam includes what appear to be authentic documents from a Greek government body, unfortunately, despite the authentic appearance of the paperwork it […]

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Timeshare Developer Club la Costa World Liable for Fraudulent Activities

June 8th, 2020

Malaga based firm of lawyers M1 Legal working in conjunction with European Consumer Claims represented a British client against Resort Development Organisation  member, Club la Costa World at the Court of Appeal. The Court of Appeal in Malaga (Appeal proceeding Nº 104/18) – met on 11th February 2020 to issue their sentence against Club la […]

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Timeshare ownership – It’s only a holiday after all!

June 8th, 2020

In previous articles we have investigated various aspects of timeshare ownership and the one subject that clearly causes most distress amongst owners is the annual maintenance fee. The fact that it rises every year is one of the greatest concerns, when this is coupled with the fact that timeshares are a notorious example of an […]

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What do Caravans and Timeshares have in Common?

June 5th, 2020

On the surface not a lot, one is usually luxury accommodation in a lovely resort in a desirable location, whilst the other can often be seen as a box room on wheels in the middle of a field, but it seems that both do have a commonality, they both bring large sums of cash in […]

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Maintenance 2020 – What we understand so far…

June 3rd, 2020

From the numerous comments we are receiving from both our helpline and email we have ascertained that no resort or management group has thus far offered a refund of 2020 maintenance fees. Regardless of the fact that many owners will now have missed their scheduled weeks and thousands more facing uncertainty as to when/if their […]

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Start Planning Your Holidays In Spain

June 1st, 2020

    “Start planning your holidays in Spain”, Pedro Sánchez told foreign tourists adding that the industry would resume “with full health guarantees”. Tourists will be able to come to Spain again from July “in conditions of safety”, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez announced at a press conference on Saturday. “Tourism is a vital sector for the Spanish […]

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What does the future hold?

May 27th, 2020

One of the most common reasons owners choose to review their timeshare is usually down to financial reasons. Timeshare seems to be predominately entered into at a stage of life where financial comfort seems to be under control thus leaving spare cash for those little luxuries such as holidays. According to a survey carried out […]

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Azure Update 22 May 2020

May 25th, 2020

The Joint Liquidators (JLs) have issued further guidance relating to the situation surrounding the liquidation of Azure Services Ltd. In the update they state: “The JLs are aware that members are being approached by third parties who are providing inaccurate and/or misleading information. The JLs would like to reiterate and confirm that the Clubs have not […]

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Spanish Timeshare Resorts and Covid 19

May 19th, 2020

Update 18thMay The Spanish Government has clarified the position regarding the phased easing of the lockdown provisions. Below is the information so far:  What reopens when? – Phase 1 Small businesses and hotels can open from 11thMay (18thMay Andalucia), but social distancing will remain in force. Though some schools will reopen in late May, most […]

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