2019 DVC Direct Price Increases

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Several reliable sources are reporting that some resort DVC direct sale prices will increase drastically in 2019, pushing five resorts over $200 per point! These new direct-from-Disney sale prices are rumored to go into effect on January 16, 2019. These rates apply only to points purchased direct from Disney Vacation Club, not to points purchased on the resale market. Below is the complete … Read More

Resale Policy Update – Effective January 19th

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The following policy change has been posted to the DVCmember.com website: Update to Disney Vacation Club Resort Access for Contracts Not Purchased Directly from Disney Effective January 19, 2019, only Members who purchase directly from Disney will be able to use their Vacation Points at the 14 existing Disney Vacation Club Resorts or future Resorts—such as Disney’s Riviera Resort or Reflections … 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, six (6) 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 … Read More

Learn How To Rent Your DVC Points to Pay Your Dues

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Before I bought my Saratoga Springs contract from ResalesDVC many years ago, I did extensive research into how to visit Disney World more often for less money. I read about how some owners rented out a portion of their DVC points each year to cover their annual dues, and I was intrigued! If you are considering buying a DVC ownership … Read More

Five Reasons to Stay at Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort

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By the end of 2019, the Disney Vacation Club (DVC) will feature 15 different resorts. Out of these properties, 80 percent of them are close to Disney theme parks. The other three may seem like anomalies, but they are perfectly in keeping with the concept of the timeshare. The Walt Disney Company merely modified the perception of the timeshare to … Read More

Aulani Owners: HARPTA increases to 7.25%

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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

How to Rent DVC Points as a Resale Owner

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Magic Kingdom Fireworks

“Welcome Home!”  Hearing this greeting when you arrive for your Disney resort stay is like sweet music to the ears; it helps create a direct connection between your family and all of the magic that Disney has to offer. Choosing to purchase a Disney Vacation Club resale contract strengthens this connection. It allows for endless smiles and countless memories made over … Read More