Guide to Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort

A Brief History of Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort The fact that Disney even has this Disney Vacation Club (DVC) property is something of a miracle. During the early days of the project, the company faced stiff opposition from the locals. Hilton Head is an insular, upscale community where the South’s one-percenters hole up to […]

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New DVC Resale Restrictions and Who is Most Impacted

What are the DVC Resale Changes? Effective for resale purchases submitted on or after January 19, 2019: Disney Vacation Club resale contracts purchased for the original 14 DVC resorts will only be able to exchange into those 14 existing resorts in the DVC network. These contracts will not be able to exchange into Disney’s Riviera Resort, […]

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Best Economical DVC Resort to Purchase: Fall 2018

At DVC Resale Market we like to keep an economic Disney Vacation Club (DVC) Resort ranking maintained for our clients as prices, dues, resorts and Disney can change over time. We started this ranking in the Fall of 2014, and this blog represents our 9th in the series: Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring […]

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DVC Resale Market’s Disney News for July 2018

Disney fanatics just experienced one of the best months during the entire 21st century. Two different themed lands opened, one at each American park. Plus, another Pixar movie entered theaters and became an instant classic. We’ve got all the details on these three events and much more in this month’s DVC Resale Market News. Pixar […]

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Guide to Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

A Brief History of Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort Since the inception of the Disney Vacation Club (DVC), members lustily anticipated the introduction of monorail resorts to the program. Any self-respecting Disney fan understands that the properties on the Resort Monorail loop claim the best logistics at Walt Disney World. Fans waited impatiently […]

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DVC Resale Average Sales Prices for 2018: January – April

DVC (Disney Vacation Club) resale buyers easily have a good idea of listing prices by simply browsing the current listings. However, we are often asked, what are contracts selling for? At DVC Resale Market, for several years we have published details of every contract that gets bought back in right of first refusal (ROFR), but […]

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DVC Resale Market’s Disney News for May 2018

The Walt Disney Company has announced a lot of exciting changes at their various theme parks over the past month. They’ve also introduced some new features at the parks and on the My Disney Experience app. They’ve even broken the most important of all movie box office records. Let’s take a look at Disney’s most […]

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Guide to Disney’s Beach Club Resort

A Brief History of the Beach Club Villas Disney’s Beach Club Villas became the sixth DVC resort when it opened to the public in July of 2002. Yes, as hard as it is to believe, Beach Club has participated in DVC for more than 15 years! The hotel portion of the property dates back even […]

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Change to Disney Vacation Club Membership Extras Eligibility and the Impact to You

Effective, February 25, 2018, for Members to be eligible for many of the “incidental benefits” or “extras” they must own and maintain a minimum of 75 points purchased directly from Disney Vacation Development, Inc. *** 9/14/2019 Update*** As of September 17, 2019, for Members to be eligible for many of the “incidental benefits” or “extras” […]

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DVC Right of First Refusal (ROFR): December ’17 Report

In the month of December, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 4 of 186 vacation club contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 2.2% of the contracts sold. This lowered the 2017 buy back rate to 6.9%. December marked the lowest buy back rate of the year.  The only months that came close […]

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