Articles tagged “timeshare”

Wyndham May Sell Its European Vacation Rental Brands on the Way to a Spinoff

Wyndham May Sell Its European Vacation Rental Brands on the Way to a Spinoff

Deanna Ting, Skift

Who's looking to buy up some European vacation rental businesses? Our money's on AccorHotels, Airbnb, and HomeAway, among others.

4 months ago

Wyndham Is Spinning Off Its Timeshare Business Like Marriott, Starwood and Hilton Before It

Wyndham Is Spinning Off Its Timeshare Business Like Marriott, Starwood and Hilton Before It

Deanna Ting, Skift

We had a hunch this would happen, but who knew it would happen so quickly? And how will Wyndham pursue that "blue thread" of loyalty strategy between its hotel and timeshare businesses? And what will happen to its vacation rental business?

4 months ago

Marriott Is Making Investments in the Urban Timeshare Market

Marriott Is Making Investments in the Urban Timeshare Market

Deanna Ting, Skift

Whether or not this is in response to the growing popularity of home share rental platforms like Airbnb and the like, this growing trend is a reflection of how today's travelers want to spend their vacations, and where they want to be.

2 years ago

Starwood Reveals That It’s Selling Its Vacation Unit for $1.5 Billion

Starwood Reveals That It’s Selling Its Vacation Unit for $1.5 Billion

Associated Press

If Starwood's trying to slim down for a suitor, getting $1.5 billion to shed a side business, no matter how profitable, can get you ready for the big gig.

2 years ago