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Timeshare Rentals Revolutionize Family Vacations

SEATTLE – August 30, 2010 – In today's soft economy, travelers are spending more time searching for deals, discounts, and sales that will make their vacation affordable. Families that have become accustomed to annual vacations are most affected by travel barriers such as rising gas prices, additional airline fees, and inflated resort rates. Taking advantage of by-owner timeshare rentals is the solution that is revolutionizing family vacations. Families looking to save money on accommodations can find five-star resorts at bargain rates on

RedWeek's family-friendly focus has helped thousands of travelers find accommodations that meet their needs. A recent partnership with led to an expansion of family travel resources on RedWeek that includes kid-friendly timeshare resorts, top kid-friendly timeshare destinations, and a state-by-state list of kid-friendly activities.

"I've met the nicest people on RedWeek, found some fabulous vacation deals, and had super customer service," says six-year RedWeek member Lee Stearns. "We've been timeshare vacationers and owners since 1983 and have used them for our family and friends, celebrating anniversaries, birthdays, and reunions. It's hard to find places like RedWeek on the Internet that you can trust, but they have never let me down. I've recommended them to many friends and they feel the same way."

For those who are sold on the timeshare experience and are ready to become an owner themselves, RedWeek also offers by-owner timeshare resales. Prices found on the second market are often half of what is being charged by the resorts and developers. Timeshare owners who advertise their timeshares for sale on RedWeek are generally willing to negotiate on price, which results in even more savings for the buyer.

About is a member-supported marketplace for timeshare rentals, resales, and exchanges. You can find reviews, ratings, prices, availability and complete resort descriptions for more than 5,000 timeshare resorts worldwide to make vacation selection easier. Boasting an A+ Better Business Bureau rating, RedWeek has more than 1,500,000 registered users. The site was launched in November 2002.