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Europe Q3/Q4 2018

Opportunity for the European region is a clear theme of the latest issue of RCI Ventures, with many developer contributors and RCI affiliates showcasing how they are unlocking potential in the luxury and new market sectors. We also look at how lifestyle aspirations are driving demand for leisure products – including how investment in sustainable tourism is becoming a powerful sales tool. We also hear how luxury hotel brand AMResorts is adjusting its product offering to cater for European customers as it looks to expand in the region, and how an affordable luxury lifestyle is shaping the strategy and products of the Karma Group and Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences. This issue also contains a case study on lifestyle products by Perry Newton of Azure Malta; an update on how collaboration between the RDO and AIPP is bringing timeshare into the mainstream property arena, why resorts should engage with the evolving Muslim travel market, and much more.

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Europe Q1/Q2 2016

Our cover feature focuses on the power of the online marketplace and how the internet provides an international 24/7 shop window to showcase your product. We also have a feature on the benefits to be realised, as a resort developer, by working with the combined business units of RCI and the Wyndham Worldwide Hospitality Group. The Q1/Q2 issue also explores the Indian timeshare industry as it turns 30, and two of the main players share future development plans.

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Europe Q3/Q4 2015

Our cover feature celebrates timeshare and why we love it – a product ahead of its time when it first emerged 40 years ago, it is now ready to truly come into its own. We also have a special focus on Russia and the CIS countries, where a burgeoning hotel market is laying down a positive marker for timeshare and mixed-use projects. The Q3/Q4 issue also features case studies on brand marketing and customer loyalty – with tips from three leading resort developers – new developments in Malta, a profile of Carlos Barrau, one of the industry’s leading lights, and much more.

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Europe Q1/Q2 2015

The Q1/Q2 2015 issue of RCI Ventures magazine features everything you need to know for the year ahead. For our main feature, Greece Up For Growth, we take a look at the range of tourism initiatives combined with low property prices that have set Greece up as a prime market for development. In Getting Up Close & Personal, we highlight how the key to success is being able to combine the human interaction of service with the wonders of technology to enhance the guest’s stay experience. The latest issue also features a range of tools including a guide to the different shared-ownership models for those starting out in the industry, plus key trends and statistics to support business decision-making.

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Europe Q3/Q4 2014

This issue of RCI Ventures is packed with news of positive developments for the industry across Europe, South Africa and the Middle East. In all those regions there are many indications that the market conditions are right for industry growth. There is also an extended section outlining the many new products and services that RCI has launched recently, all designed to work together to support RCI affiliates’ sales and enhance the RCI member timeshare ownership and exchange holiday experience. Plus, RCI’s upscale fractional brand The Registry Collection continues to grow and has launched a new directory to showcase the 200 luxury residential leisure properties in 40 countries that are available to members of this luxury leisure property exchange programme.

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