Everything You Need to Know about the 2019 Food & Wine Festival

We are less than two weeks away from the 25th edition of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. It’s the signature festival at Walt Disney World, but the hype isn’t as high this year for an odd reason. The event starts on the same date as Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Yes, this fall is […]

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DVC Resale Average Sales Prices for July 2019

This article features the average sales price of contracts categorized by resort and month sold for July 2018 through July 2019. Our goal is for this to provide great directional information for anyone considering a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) resale purchase or just wanting to satisfy a general curiosity of prices and trends. Keep in mind […]

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DVC Member Planning for FastPasses and Extra Magic Hours at Hollywood Studios

As a member of the Disney Vacation Club (DVC), you’ve visited all of the theme parks at Walt Disney World, right? You likely have a strategy for how to navigate all four gates. What happens when Disney mucks up those plans with new rules, though? Let’s evaluate how DVC members should approach Disney’s Hollywood Studios […]

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DVC Right of First Refusal Report (ROFR): July ’19 Report

Year-to-date (YTD), Disney has exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 477 Disney Vacation Club (DVC) contracts, and DVC Resale Market (DVCRM) has sold 2,355, resulting in a 20.3% buy back rate (Contracts Bought Back YTD / Contracts Sold YTD). The year-to-date waiver rate is 79.7%. Highest Monthly Buy Back Numbers by DVC Resort […]

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DVC Resale Market’s Disney Parks News for August 2019

Over the past few weeks, Disney has revealed a ton of news about its theme parks and resorts. There’s a lot of ground to cover, so let’s get right to it in the latest edition of Disney Vacation Club News. The Walkway We’ve Wanted A few years ago, the Disney Vacation Club (DVC) finally added […]

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How to Plan a Disney Water Park Vacation

The fantastic part of Disney Vacation Club (DVC) membership is that you’ll spend countless days at your favorite theme parks or DVC Resorts. Over time, you’ll learn that you don’t need to spend all of your time at Magic Kingdom or Disneyland or wherever. Instead, you’ll want a break from the crowds. And one of […]

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5 Reasons to Own at Saratoga Springs and 2 Reasons Not To

The Disney Vacation Club (DVC) features 15 magnificent properties in its current lineup and will open a 16th later this year. With so many wonderful places for members to stay/own, choosing the best pace is nigh-impossible. Fortunately, I’ve stayed at almost every resort and know the ins and outs of all of them. Here are […]

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Benefits of Mobile Ordering at Walt Disney World

As a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) member, you know your way around Walt Disney World. You’ve visited enough to have a plan for every phase of your vacation. How easily do you adapt when park officials change something, though? Also, are you taking advantage of the most convenient form of dining in theme park history? […]

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Best Ways to Escape the Heat at Walt Disney World

Hot enough for you? As a Disney Vacation Club member, you’ve spent enough time at Disney theme parks to understand the brutality of Florida weather. Orlando is a paradise due to its climate, but warm weather comes at a price. You’ll feel like you’re medium rare at times. Thankfully, Disney’s baked this problem into their […]

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DVC Resale Average Sales Prices for June 2019

This article features the average sales price of contracts categorized by resort and month sold for June 2018 through June 2019. Our goal is for this to provide great directional information for anyone considering a Disney Vacation Club (DVC) resale purchase or just wanting to satisfy a general curiosity of prices and trends. Keep in mind […]

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