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Kingwood Residence Club is a private club that provides its members with: abundant lodging in spacious, luxurious and meticulously appointed homes; world-class recreation; comprehensive golf and social membership privileges; easy access to the multitude of attractions that make Central Florida the country’s premier family destination; personalized services, and; an attractive rental income opportunity..

Kingwood Residence Club combines the benefits of proprietary vacation home enjoyment with resort amenities, golf membership privileges, and hotel services. Members enjoy generous vacation home use, without the worries typically associated with absentee ownership, at a significantly reduced purchase price and annual expense.

Each member receives a membership certificate evidencing a 30-year right to use a Residence Club home and enjoyment of the Club privileges detailed in the Club Documents. These rights will be secured through an easement on the Residence Club home in which you have lodging privileges (your “Designated Residence”). Upon the expiration of the 30-year period, each member will receive a full refund of the membership initiation fee.

Only five Residence Club members have lodging privileges in a Club residence.

Yes. Individuals can form legal entities to control a membership.

Each member has the right to 10 weeks of lodging in their Designated Residence each year. Club management will allocate each member’s 10 Club vacation weeks on a rotating basis so that, over the years, all members have equal access to the most demanded vacation times. Each member’s Club vacation weeks will be confirmed well in advance of each calendar year to provide ample time for personal planning and to maximize rental occupancy.

Yes. As with any vacation home, members may invite unaccompanied guests to use any of their confirmed vacations without a guest fee. Accompanied and unaccompanied guests have access to the same membership, facilities and service privileges as a member while residing in the member’s Designated Residence.

Yes. Kingwood Residence Club has been designed to provide members with ample personal use and the opportunity for significant rental income. Well in advance of the beginning of each calendar year members may specify to Club management which of their vacation weeks they want to reserve for personal use and which weeks they want to make available for rental.

Yes. Kingwood Residence Club has been selected to participate in the prestigious Elite AllianceSM Exchange program (www.EliteAlliance.com/exchange). Your complimentary Elite Alliance Exchange membership provides exchange privileges with owners at an expanding family of prestigious properties in premier domestic and international destinations. Members can deposit one or more of their Club weeks scheduled for personal use with Elite Alliance Exchange and use Elite Alliance credits to explore a wide variety of exciting and exotic locations. Elite Alliance Exchange members also have access to valuable short-notice vacations that do not require vacation deposits.

Yes. The comprehensive annual dues pay for the professional management and operation of the Club homes. Included in these comprehensive annual dues are funds for property tax, master association fees, golf club fees, staff salaries, supplies, home maintenance, trash removal, legal/accounting, utilities, management fee, and reserves for the scheduled replacement of residence furnishings and appliances. These fees are a fraction of the all-in costs associated with vacation home ownership and private club membership.

The annual dues are set prior to the beginning of the Club Year by the Kingwood Residence Club management company in accordance with the Club Membership documents.

No.

Yes. The housekeeping fee paid upon departure pays for a complete cleaning to prepare the residence for the next arriving owner. Members may opt for a daily tidy service an additional fee.

Yes. Like other prestigious clubs, memberships can be transferred, willed or sold by a member through Kingwood Residence Club in accordance with the Club Membership documents.


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