Proposed 2023 Disney Vacation Club Annual Dues

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DVC Bay Lake Tower

The 2023 Budgets were calculated based on the Association’s 2020 fiscal year operating experience and anticipated or known changes in costs for 2023. The Annual Dues for the year January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2023 are comprised of the estimated Annual Operating Budget, the estimated Annual Capital Reserves Budget, and the estimated ad valorem taxes. The budgets will be … Read More

DVC Buyers: Take $100 off Closing Costs

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Now through December 31st, receive $100 off CLOSING COSTS!* That’s right! Simply sign a contract to purchase between now and Dec 31st and Garden Views Realty will issue you a $100 credit at closing to put towards your closing costs. Plus, save an additional $25 on closing costs with Jeffrey Sweet, Attorney’s Office! As a thank you for your business, … Read More

First Quarter – ROFR & Resale Report 2022

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Jan March ROFR

This article contains our First Quarter DVC resale market report for 2022. This will include Right of First Refusal (ROFR) and average sale prices from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the months of January, February, and March 2022. Garden Views Realty (ResalesDVC) sold close to 28,000 DVC points this quarter. That’s an increase of 55% from … Read More

Eating EPCOT: International Festival of the Arts

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Everyone loves a good EPCOT festival. What’s a good festival without the food? We stopped at three quick service locations during a short visit to the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts. PopEats! was by far our favorite. Here’s a review of our tastings. Pop Eats! Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese: A simple grilled cheese sandwich made with buttery Texas … Read More

Sweet Treats for Disney’s Most Magical Anniversary Celebration

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Aside from the new golden statues and the fancy light displays on each theme parks’ featured attraction, my excitement lies mostly with the new dessert items offered through Walt Disney World during this “Magical Celebration.” Here are my reviews of the sweet treats I’ve sampled so far for Disney’s 50th Anniversary. Some are a hit, some are a miss. Glimmer … Read More

4TH QUARTER – DVC RESALE AND ROFR REPORT

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This article contains our Fourth Quarter DVC resale report which includes Right of First Refusal (ROFR) and average sale prices from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the months of October, November, and December 2021. Average sale prices continued in an upward trend for most resorts as Disney continues to exercise their Right of First Refusal at … Read More

Black Friday DVC Deals for 2021

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DVC Auction Specials

Black Friday Savings to jump start your next vacation or start vacation planning for many years to come! Disney Vacation Club Points (DVC as many refer to it) is a great way to do it! If you are ready to jump into DVC ownership or just want to test the waters, this Black Friday Event is for you! Savings are … Read More

2022 DISNEY VACATION CLUB ANNUAL DUES

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DVC dues 2022

Disney Vacation Club proposed dues for 2022 have been posted along with planned budgets for each resort. These budgets are still preliminary, but they are expected to be formally approved by the DVC Board of Directors during the Condo Association Meeting on December 9, 2021. The 2022 Budgets were calculated based on the Association’s 2021 fiscal year operating experience and … Read More

Top Reasons to Love Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort

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The Grand Floridian is one of the most well-appointed and upscale Deluxe Resorts at Walt Disney World.  This Disney Vacation Club location invites guests to relax in the lap of Victorian luxury. The iconic, red-topped buildings with their imposing white walls, steeply pitched roofing and spire-like accents are purely Victorian, and visually stunning. There are many reasons why the Villas … Read More

3rd Quarter – DVC Resale and ROFR Report

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JUL-SEP 2021 ROFR

This article contains our Third Quarter DVC resale report which includes Right of First Refusal (ROFR) and average sale prices from offers that were accepted and sent to ROFR during the months of July, August, and September 2021. Average sale prices continued in an upward trend and Disney’s ROFR rates increased as well.  We are continuing to see a lower … Read More