Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Notes Receivable (Information Relating To Bluegreen's Notes Receivable) (Details)

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Notes Receivable (Information Relating To Bluegreen's Notes Receivable) (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Dec. 31, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
Accounts, Notes, Loans and Financing Receivable [Line Items]    
Gross notes receivable $ 550,649 $ 546,070
Allowance for credit losses (118,848) (115,590)
Notes receivable, net $ 431,801 $ 430,480
Allowance as a % of gross notes receivable 22.00% 21.00%
Notes Receivable Secured By VOIs [Member]    
Accounts, Notes, Loans and Financing Receivable [Line Items]    
Gross notes receivable $ 549,320 $ 544,382
Notes receivable, net $ 430,605 $ 428,962
Allowance as a % of gross notes receivable 22.00% 21.00%
Notes Receivable Secured By Homesites [Member]    
Accounts, Notes, Loans and Financing Receivable [Line Items]    
Gross notes receivable [1] $ 1,329 $ 1,688
Allowance for credit losses [1] (133) (170)
Notes receivable, net [1] $ 1,196 $ 1,518
Allowance as a % of gross notes receivable [1] 10.00% 10.00%
VOI Notes Receivable - Non-Securitized [Member] | Notes Receivable Secured By VOIs [Member]    
Accounts, Notes, Loans and Financing Receivable [Line Items]    
Gross notes receivable $ 184,971 $ 175,123
Allowance for credit losses (36,965) (33,173)
VOI Notes Receivable - Securitized [Member] | Notes Receivable Secured By VOIs [Member]    
Accounts, Notes, Loans and Financing Receivable [Line Items]    
Gross notes receivable 364,349 369,259
Allowance for credit losses $ (81,750) $ (82,247)
[1] Notes receivable secured by homesites were originated through a business, substantially all the assets of which were sold by us in 2012.