Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Opening Dates, Food, Merchandise & more!

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In anticipation of high guest interest, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products announced today it will open Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge ahead of schedule at Disneyland Park in California on May 31 and at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida on Aug. 29. On opening day for phase one, guests will be transported to the remote planet … Read More

Nov/Dec 2018: DVC ROFR & Resale Data

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Below is our Disney Vacation Club Right of First Refusal (ROFR) and resale data from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the months of November/December. So far, ten (10) contracts has been exercised with the majority at Old Key West. We will continue to update the data below as more ROFR decisions come in for these sales. It typically takes … Read More

2019 Proposed Dues & DVC Resort Budgets

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Disney Vacation Club has finalized and posted the proposed budgets and annual dues for 2019 in preparation for the annual Condominium Association Meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 13, 2018. The 2019 Budgets were calculated based on the Association’s 2018 fiscal year operating experience and anticipated or known changes in costs for 2019. The estimated Annual Dues for the year January 1, 2019 through … Read More

October 2018: ROFR and Resale Data

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October 2018 ROFR

Below is our Disney Vacation Club Right of First Refusal (ROFR) and resale data from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the month of October. So far, only two contracts has been exercised for October. We will continue to update the data below as more ROFR decisions come in for these sales. It typically takes 30 days to hear from … Read More

Aulani Owners: HARPTA increases to 7.25%

Kristen TutasAulani Resort & Spa, DVC Resales, Selling DVC

Disney's Aulani Resort DVC

The Hawaiʻi Real Property Tax Act, also known as “HARPTA,” is a withholding tax on sales of Hawaiʻi real property by non-resident persons. For DVC owners, if you own points at Aulani and are not a Hawai’i resident, you are subject to taxation when you go to sell your ownership. Per the State of Hawaiʻi’s Department of Taxation: “Hawaiʻi residents … Read More

September 2018: ROFR & Resale Data

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September 2018 ROFR

Below is our Disney Vacation Club Right of First Refusal (ROFR) and resale data from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the month of September. Nine contracts were exercised at Old Key West, Hilton Head and Saratoga Springs. In case you missed it, be sure to check out August’s ROFR data. Contract sizes sold in September ranged from 25 points … Read More