There may not be as much shared ownership information online as you might expect, but alongside this site, there are plenty of places where you can find useful information and tips to help you make the most of your ownership.
Shared Ownership Consumer Associations
TATOC (The Timeshare Association) is the consumer association for timeshare in Europe. The organisation has a helpline timeshare owners and non-owners can call for advice or to report cold callers: 0845 230 2430 UK, or 0044 1612373518 Internationally.
TATOC publishes Sharetime Magazine four times a year with consumer updates, tips and advise for making the most of your shared ownership.
Shared Ownership Blogs and Websites
Whether its fractional property, jets or handbags you’ll find news on upscale shared ownership options on Fractional Life.
Trade group the Resort Development Organisation publishes Go Timeshare with news and updates on shared ownership.
Keep up to date on bogus callers, discount holiday clubs and more by following the Mind Timeshare blog.
The Timeshare Lord is run by Worldwide Timeshare Hypermarket’s Phil Watson with news and views on the industry and general travel.
Lisa Ann Schrier is founder of consulting firm Timeshare Insights, an author of Timeshare Vacations for Dummies and runs The Timeshare Crusader blog.
The Timeshare Examiner is Examiner’s timeshare, fractional and private residence club blog written by Mark Silverman, host of “Talking Timeshare” on RadioSlot.com and KSAV.org.
The RCI Blog is a fun and informal place to discover RCI exchange holiday news, helpful tips and great holiday stories – many from RCI members.
Shared Ownership Apps
Interval International has an app for iPhone, iPad, Android and Blackberry allowing members to search its resort directory, map resort location and surrounding area and locate nearby resorts via GPS.
RCI’s app is on iPhone, iPad Android and Blackberry allowing members to view the resort directory, receive news alerts from RCI and capture and share photos and videos.
Worldwide Timeshare Hypermarket’s app is on iPhone, iPad and Blackberry and has timeshare owner guides, destination guides and its resort directory.
Book supercars straight from your iPhone with the é25 app from fractional car specialists écurie25.