Supreme Court Rules Against Anfi Sales SL

February 20th, 2017

Another win for an Anfi Sales SL clients in Madrid last week has left the timeshare industry wondering how many more of these have to come!  All of the contracts that have been sold in perpetuity are being deemed null and void and the resorts forced to pay the clients back their original ‘investment’.  These […]

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Will Exclusive Holiday Destinations Fall into Timeshare Scams?

February 9th, 2017

Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates and is becoming more and more popular with tourists.  Is this due to many now offering this beautiful destination as a timeshare holiday?  Will it only be a matter of time before the con men move in, which they commonly do….. Since the cities financial […]

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Selling Your Timeshare – Beware

January 26th, 2017

We at the TCA have recently been contacted by a consumer with a harrowing story she wants to share. She was eager to get rid of her MacDonald timeshare, as many are, due to inflating maintenance costs and was quite honest to say she was not as cash rich as she used to be and […]

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Further Bad News For Silverpoint

January 23rd, 2017

TATOC and RDO members, Silverpoint, formally Resort Properties, finished last week much as it started it – dreadfully! After our last two articles, the information being published regarding The Supreme Court ruling, which is the highest legal authority in Spain, regarding Silverpoints Club Paradiso product, seems to be even more damning as to the severity […]

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Vistana Signatures Announces Opening Date for New Resort

November 14th, 2016

Appearing in the news again, Vistana Signature Experiences brings another piece of good news to its timeshare owners.  They have announced the opening dates for their new Westin resort in Maui, Hawaii, the Westin Nanea Ocean Villas.  These new 1-3 bedroomed, luxurious villas will open in July 2017, all bookings made before December 4th 2016 […]

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RDO Members, Anfi, Contract Irregularities

November 9th, 2016

On the 29th September, a further 16 resolutions were successfully executed at the Civil Chamber of the Supreme Court against the RDO Member, Anfi Group, due to evidence having been found of irregularities in their contracts. Anfi Resorts was established back in 1989 by Norwegian owner Bjorn Lyng.  To date the courts have ordered Anfi […]

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Silverpoint Lose Again

November 3rd, 2016

RDO and TATOC members, Silverpoint, have lost yet another monumental court case in Tenerife. Back on 29th September, the TCA reported Silverpoint losing perpetuity case and have yet again been to court and lost. Court number 3 in Arona, ordered Silverpoint, formally known as Resort Properties to pay 19,163 euros to one mis-sold German consumer. It is unclear […]

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RDO Members, Anfi, Using Intimidating Sales Tactics

November 2nd, 2016

TCA have received more complaints about aggressive & unclear sales pitches ‘ANFI style’!! Yet again, we have had numerous reports with regards to RDO member, Anfi, selling tactics from consumers stating that they are aggressive and un – clear pitches: One consumer informed TCA that after visiting the Anfi Del Mar and having been shown […]

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New Hotel Conversion Project for Marriott Worldwide and Lucandia Corp

September 20th, 2016

In a recent announcement, it has been revealed that well known New York Holding company, Leucadia National Corp, has joined forces with TATOC and RDO members, Marriott Vacation Worldwide, whom together, intend to renovate part of Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Hawaii. Marriott’s are reported to be parting with a total spend of well […]

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Positive Court Victory for Resort Properties Victims

August 15th, 2016

A positive step to help Resort Properties and Silverpoint victims was made recently on 1st August 2016. The significant victory was announced in Arona Court, Tenerife, which noted two rulings which will help all future claims; The court ruled that Silverpoint was responsible for all contracts issued by Resort Properties and deems the two companies as one and the […]

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