Selling A DVC Membership

Kinn TutasDVC Resales, Selling DVC

Selling A DVC MEMBERSHIP

Thinking about selling your Disney Vacation Club membership but not sure how to begin? Here are some frequently asked questions about resale with answers directly from the DVC member website. We at ResalesDVC (Garden Views Realty, Inc) have been specializing in the resale of DVC points since 1998 and would be thrilled to assist with your sale. If you have … Read More

The Great DVC Giveaway: March 2016

Kristen TutasDVC Resales

Get ready for another “GREAT DVC GIVEAWAY”! This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Disney Vacation Club and to join in on the celebration, we’re giving away prizes throughout the year on our Facebook page to lucky winners of our monthly contests. Winners are decided by you, our valued DVC family members and friends, by your “Likes” for best and most creative … Read More

January 2016: DVC ROFR & Resales Data

Kinn TutasDVC Resales, DVC ROFR Data, Selling DVC

DVC ROFR data January 2016

Part of every resale purchase is Disney’s Right of First Refusal (ROFR) which takes approximately 30 days from the date contracts are submitted to DVC. Below you will find sales and ROFR data from offers that were accepted during the month of January. We strive to inform all buyers and sellers of current market conditions and because of that, we typically run a … Read More

Vero Beach DVC Refurbishment Underway

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club

“Work has commenced on extensive refurbishments to Disney’s Vero Beach Resort, a project budgeted at more than $3.8 million. Of the nearly $4 million earmarked for this renovation, the Vero Beach Press Journal cites figures of $2.7 million for the main inn building, $936,000 for renovations to Building 12, which houses Disney Vacation Club villa rooms, and $113,000 for the … Read More

Disney Considering A Nightly Resort Fee

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World

DVC Beach Club

According to a recent Walt Disney World survey sent out to previous guests, Disney is looking at adding a nightly resort fee to its hotels. Many hotels already require a nightly resort fee, and the new survey suggests Disney is looking to follow the trend. The survey mentions a $15 per night resort fee to cover the cost of Disney’s Magical Express, MagicBands, FastPass+ … Read More

2015 DVC ROFR Data

Kinn TutasBuying DVC, DVC Resales, DVC ROFR Data, Selling DVC

Disney’s Right of First Refusal (ROFR) is in place to protect the value of ownership by not allowing their product to be sold below “fair market.” Although price is an important factor in Disney’s decision making, there are other factors that are not made public and we never know for sure why one contract is chosen over another. We strive … Read More

New Stores Announced for Disney Springs

Kristen TutasWalt Disney World

A total of 30 new tenants were announced as coming to Disney Springs, including new retail stores and dining venues. Disney Springs is nearing completion on its largest expansion in history and emerging as an exciting new waterfront district for world-class shopping, unique dining, and high-quality entertainment. Inspired by Florida’s waterfront towns and natural beauty, Disney Springs has four distinct outdoor … Read More

DVC Direct Pricing vs Resale

Kristen TutasBuying DVC, DVC Resales

DVC Pricing versus Resale

Multiple sources are reporting price increases for Disney’s “sold out” resorts. These prices reportedly went into effect mid-February 2016 for anyone purchasing points directly from Disney Vacation Club. With prices as high as $180 per point, its clear to see why so many buyers purchase their DVC ownership on the resale market. When compared to developer pricing, resale prices average around … Read More

Top 25 Timeshare Resorts for 2016

Kristen TutasBuying DVC, Disney Vacation Club

#1 Timeshare Resort - Disney's Beach Club

As selected by Redweek users, here are the top 25 timeshare rental resorts for 2016: DISNEY’S BEACH CLUB VILLAS Lake Buena Vista, Florida MARRIOTT’S ARUBA SURF CLUB Palm Beach, Aruba HARBORSIDE RESORT AT ATLANTIS Paradise Island, Bahamas DISNEY’S BOARDWALK VILLAS Lake Buena Vista, Florida MARRIOTT’S MAUI OCEAN CLUB Lahaina, Hawaii MARRIOTT’S ARUBA OCEAN CLUB Palm Beach, Aruba MARRIOTT’S KO OLINA … Read More

The Great DVC Giveaway is here!

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, DVC Resales

Hello DVC Family Members, Get ready to play “THE GREAT DVC GIVEAWAY GAME” for incredible fun with a chance to win fabulous prizes! This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Disney Vacation Club and to join in on the celebration, we’ll be giving away prizes throughout the year on our Facebook page to lucky winners of our monthly contests. … Read More