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Making the most of your fractional vacation home: tips and tricks

We give you the best tips to take 100% advantage of your own fractional vacation home so you can enjoy and make the most of it with the ones you love the most

By Ancana, February 28, 2023

We give you the best tips to take 100% advantage of your own fractional vacation home so you can enjoy and make the most of it with the ones you love the most

Owning a vacation home can be a dream come true, but it can also be a significant financial commitment. However, there is a solution that allows you to enjoy the advantages of owning a vacation home without going broke and that is through the purchase of fractional ownership. Fractional ownership allows you to buy a portion of a vacation property, usually with other like-minded people, and you will be able to enjoy it for a set period of time each year. Here are some tips and tricks to help you make the most of your fractional vacation home.

1. Choose the right location: One of the benefits of fractional ownership is that you can afford to buy a fraction of a property in a prime location that might have been out of reach if you bought the property outright. Take the time to research different locations and find one that meets your needs and interests. Whether you are looking for an oceanfront property or a mountain cabin, make sure the location is a place you want to visit year after year.

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2. Understand the rules and regulations: Fractional ownership comes with a set of rules and regulations, just like any other type of property. Be sure to carefully read the governing documents and understand any restrictions on using the property or making changes to it. Knowing the rules will avoid misunderstandings or conflicts with other co-owners.

3. Make the most of your time: with fractional ownership, you generally get a fixed amount of time each year to use the property. Make the most of your time by planning your visits in advance; Ancana’s flexible reservation system allows you to book your visits from 2 days or up to 2 years in advance, all from the comfort of your home through your mobile device.

You may also consider renting out unused time to offset costs, but be sure to check the rules and regulations before doing so.

4. Take advantage of property management services: many fractional ownership properties come with property management services that handle everything from cleaning to maintenance. Take advantage of these services to make your time at the vacation home as stress-free as possible.

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By purchasing your property through Ancana you will not have to worry about looking for management services on the side, since we will be available for whatever you need during your stay in your vacation home, thanks to our exclusive customer service in which you can contact us whenever you need and an expert will assist you in all your concerns and needs you have regarding your experience in the property.  

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In addition to providing you with premium concierge service, administration, maintenance and continuous cleaning of your property, so that you only have to worry about scheduling the dates on which you would like to enjoy your vacation home. Upon arrival at your destination, your property is ready to enjoy a spectacular vacation.

5. Plan for the long term: Fractional ownership can be a great way to own a vacation property, but it is important to plan for the long term. Consider what will happen when you no longer want to use the property or when you want to sell your share. Or you can also choose to pass it on to your family.

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Fractional ownership can be a great way to own a vacation home without the full financial commitment. By following these tips and tricks, you can make the most of your time in your fractional vacation home and enjoy all the benefits of owning a vacation home.

Owning a vacation home has never been this easy.

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