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How to Exchange a Mexico Timeshare

An exotic vacation in a timeshare in Mexico is a wonderful way to get away, relax and enjoy a different culture on an annual basis. This is very good for those who have family in the country, like to spend time in tropical getaways or love what the Caribbean ports have to offer. Because a timeshare in Mexico is a popular alternative for many people, exchanging your own is not a difficult process. Here are some of the steps to take to exchange your Mexico timeshare.

Tools and Materials Needed

  • Computer
  • Internet Access
  • Timeshare Information
  • Network Information 

Step 1: List Exchange on eBay

Many people do not think of the online auction house, eBay, as a potential place to exchange their Mexico timeshare. However, there is lots of potential in using such a large website for advertising a timeshare. Many people, from all over the world, will notice your listing when they search for it. If they are looking for a vacation spot in Mexico, they will contact you.

Step 2: Use Online Classifieds

Another way to exchange your timeshare in Mexico is to use a website like CraigsList. This is a classified website where you list what you want to sell, or trade, and people from all over the country can see it. The great thing about this website is that everything is searchable according to item and geography. People can respond directly to you without having to go through a middle man.

Step 3: Use Timeshare Listing Website

A website that many people use for listing their timeshare exchanges, no matter where they are located, is at Vacation Timeshare and Rentals. It is an easy place to list your timeshare without having to pay fees to a network or resort. You can exchange your Mexico timeshare with other people that are looking for a Mexican vacation. 

Step 4: List With Your Timeshare Network

Many people have their timeshare through a resort network like RCI. This is a place that sells, rents and manages many timeshare units around the world. When you are ready to list your timeshare as an exchange, contact your network representative if you are a part of one. They will be able to use their vast database, and network, to locate a suitable exchange for you. Give them the details of your timeshare, week, cost, etc., and you will be quickly paired with someone who has that same information who would also like to exchange.

Step 5: Be Ready for Fees

When you list your timeshare with your network, or resort club, there will be some fees associated with the exchange. These will depend on the area and actual cost of your timeshare, so be ready for them. They are needed at the time you list your exchange.

Step 6: Make Your Decision

When you start to receive responses to your exchange listing you then have the opportunity to accept or decline. Make sure you know where you would like to go before you begin your exchange process. You do not want to be stuck with a timeshare that you are not happy with. Once you find one that you are happy with, you can accept it finalize the exchange.