Buying Riviera Resort- What Should You Do?

David MumpowerBuying DVC, Disney Vacation Club, DVC Resales, Selling DVC1 Comment

You’ve seen pictures of Disney’s Riviera Resort. You may have even taken the hotel tour. You’ve decided that you want to stay here. There’s just one problem. You really don’t want to own here. You know that the Disney Vacation Club (DVC) has changed the program’s rules, arbitrarily punishing owners of this resort. What’s the best course of action to … Read More

Nov/Dec 2018: DVC ROFR & Resale Data

Kristen TutasBuying DVC, DVC Resales, DVC ROFR Data, Selling DVCLeave a Comment

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

October 2018: ROFR and Resale Data

Kristen TutasBuying DVC, DVC Resales, DVC ROFR Data, Selling DVC2 Comments

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