The DVC Resale Market 2016

Kinn TutasBuying DVC, Disney Vacation Club, DVC Resales, Selling DVC

In early April of this year, Disney announced more restrictions to their resale policy to coincide with the changes made in 2011. Following these recent changes to DVC’s resale policy, I was asked to give my opinion on Disney’s newest policy and the current state of the DVC resale market. Below is my broker interview that was featured in an article posted with Theme … Read More

DVC Direct Pricing August 2016

Kristen TutasBuying DVC, Disney Vacation Club, DVC Resales

Disney's Polynesian Villas and Bungalows

Below is the most current price list for new member purchases made directly through Disney Vacation Club. When purchasing direct from DVC, new buyers are required to purchase a minimum of 100 points for most of the resorts whereas existing owners can purchase as little as 25 points. NOTE: Disney Vacation Club has closed its waiting list for points at several resorts … Read More


Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club

Come join us for another edition of the Great DVC Giveaway! The lucky winner this month will receive one (1) copy of the book Walt Disney Imagineering: A Behind the Dreams Look at Making More Magic Real. About the prize: In this sequel to the best-selling Walt Disney Imagineering: A Behind-the-Dreams Look at Making the Magic Real, the Imagineers serve up another dose of … Read More

Swap your DVC points for a Disney cruise

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, DVC Owner Benefits, DVC Resales

We are so excited to share with you a new program in place at David’s Vacation Club Rentals that allows DVC Members, including those who purchase resale, to swap their points for a Disney Cruise vacation. That’s right! Points from all resale contracts are eligible! By swapping your points, you’ll use up to 40% less points than Disney requires and you will have access to: More flexible cancellation policies No … Read More

No Dues Until 2018?

Kristen TutasBuying DVC, DVC Resales, New & Reduced Listings

All offers presented and contracts submitted to Disney for ROFR must include reference to the current year’s maintenance and taxes. Typically, during Right of First Refusal, Disney likes to see buyers contributing towards current year dues when receiving current year points. If there are no points for the current year, then buyers are not expected to pay dues on points … Read More

RCI Transaction Fee Waived for DVC Members

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, DVC Owner Benefits, RCI

There are thousands of vacation options around the world with Disney’s “World Collection” and as of August 4th, DVC members can take advantage of the following special offers: For all new RCI® reservations made for stays between August 4, 2016 – December 31, 2016, the transaction fee of $95 will be waived. Members who make a new RCI® reservation for stays during … Read More

Old Key West Extended Contracts

Kristen TutasDVC Resales

DVC Old Key West Extended

What is an Old Key West “extended” contract? Back in 2007, Old Key West owners were given the opportunity to extend the length of their contract for another 15 years from the original end date of 2042 to year 2057. Those who decided to take the incentive paid $15-$25 per point to extend their ownership, in addition to what they … Read More

Planning a Christmas Vacation with DVC

Kristen TutasDVC Resales

Its never too early to start planning your holiday vacation at Disney! Using the 11 month “home priority” booking window, you can start making reservations in January for a December vacation. Resale closings take 10-12 weeks for completion so if you are planning a Christmas 2017 vacation, now is the time to consider making your purchase in order to meet … Read More

July 2016: Great DVC Giveaway

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club

Where’s Dory? Have you seen her?  Come join us for another edition of the Great DVC Giveaway featuring Dory! With a little help from our office fish, “Ben”, we’ll be posting this month’s contest on Wednesday, July 20th at noon EST on our Facebook page with a winner announced on July 25th. The lucky winner this month will receive one (1) Limited Edition “Finding Dory” Magicband. The winner is chosen … Read More