Guide to Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa

A Brief History of Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort Through no fault of its own, Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa is one of the most controversial DVC properties. The cause of its controversy stems from its construction. In 1996, Michael Eisner, who was CEO of The Walt Disney Company at the time, oversaw the building […]

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DVC Right of First Refusal (ROFR): March ’18 Report

In the month of March, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 22 of 295 Disney Vacation Club (DVC) contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 7.5% of the contracts sold.  The waiver rate for March was 92.5%. For a third consecutive month, March showed an increase in the buy back rate.  Overall, March […]

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Best Economical DVC Resort To Purchase: Spring 2018

At DVC Resale Market we like to keep an economic Disney Vacation Club Resort (DVC) 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 8th in the series: Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring […]

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DVC Right of First Refusal (ROFR): February ’18 Report

In the month of February, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 13 of 233 Disney Vacation Club (DVC) contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 5.6% of the contracts sold.  The waiver rate for February was 94.4%. February showed a small increase in buyback rate when compared to January’s rate of 3.6%.  Overall, […]

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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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DVC Price Increase Pushing Some Resorts Over $200 Per Point!

Disney Vacation Club will be adjusting many DVC resort prices per point effective January 17, 2018.  With the exception of Vero Beach, all resorts considered “sold out” and “live” will be experiencing price increases. For the first time ever, a few DVC Resorts will be priced in the 200’s per point:  Polynesian, Grand Floridian and […]

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Proposed 2018 DVC Annual Dues and its Economic Impact to Owning DVC

The proposed 2018 budgets and annual dues have been posted by Disney Vacation Club (DVC).  The budgets and dues will go for approval at the Board of Directors Meeting preceding the DVC Annual Member Meeting on Thursday, December 7th (Updated: were approved on Dec. 7th). DVC annual dues consist of property taxes as well as […]

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

In the month of October, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 7 of 160 vacation club contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 4.4% of the contracts sold.  This lowers the year-to-date (YTD) buy back rate to 7.5%.  In October, the buy back rate saw a nearly 40% reduction, going from a rate […]

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

In the month of September, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 12 of 166 contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 7.2% of the contracts sold.  This slightly lowers the year-to-date (YTD) buy back rate to 7.8%.  In September, the buy back rate saw a modest 22% reduction, going from a rate of […]

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

In the month of August, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 21 of 227 contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 9.3% of the contracts sold.  This raises the year-to-date (YTD) buyback rate to 7.8%.  In August, the buyback rate increased nearly 300% month to month, going from a rate of 2.4% in […]

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