Why is the Resale Value of Disney Vacation Club so Much Stronger than other Timeshares?

Many people’s first reaction to why Disney Vacation Club (DVC) carries a higher resale value is perhaps the name itself.  While the Disney brand is undeniably a powerhouse, the name itself doesn’t tell the entire story as to why the resale value of DVC is so strong.  For example, a consumer could just as easily […]

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DVC Right of First Refusal (ROFR): March ’17

Summary In the month of March, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 19 of 252 contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 7.5% of the contracts sold.  This lowers the year-to-date buy back rate to 10.6%.  Despite the drop, the 2017 buy back rate is still more than 2x that of the 4.4% […]

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Pandora is Coming Soon and More Disney Parks News You Need!

Welcome to the News You Need! Walt Disney World is ramping up for a big, big summer and March brought us lots of great details about what’s in store. Let’s take a look at some of the news that will affect how you vacation at the Disney parks in 2017! FastPass+ for Pandora’s two rides […]

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Best Economical DVC Resort to Purchase: Spring 2017

At DVC Resale Market we like to keep an economic Disney Vacation Club Resort (DVC) ranking updated for our clients as prices, dues, resorts and Disney can change over time.  We started providing this ranking in the Fall of 2014, and this blog represents our 6th in the series. The chart below will provide a […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

Do you enjoy delicious foods and immaculately structured shrubbery? How do you feel about butterfly tents? Okay, you probably only have strong opinions about food. That hasn’t stopped Disney’s Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival from becoming one of the most popular events on the Walt Disney World calendar, though. In fact, the exhibition is […]

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Wishes Fireworks Spectacular Glowing Away and More News You Need!

Welcome to the News You Need! February brought us a bunch of exciting openings and some announcements about closings that made us a little nostalgic. Let’s take a look at some of the news that will affect how you vacation at the Disney parks. Pandora Gets an Opening Date For more than five years, James Cameron […]

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

In the month of February, Disney exercised their right of first refusal (ROFR) on 37 of 250 contracts sold through the DVC Resale Market, representing 14.8% of the contracts sold.  This raises the year-to-date buy back rate to 12.2%.  Thus far, the 2017 buy back rate is more than 2.5x that of the 4.4% buy back rate […]

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DVC’s Boulder Ridge Villas and the Coming Soon Copper Creek Villas & Cabins

When is the latest Disney Vacation Club resort not the newest DVC resort? The answer is when The Walt Disney Company in its infinite wisdom chooses to repurpose an existing property’s space in order to construct new villa options. Specific to 2017, it’s when Disney’s Wilderness Lodge, a Four-Diamond award-winning resort, undoes some of the […]

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Best Reasons to Finance Your Next DVC Resale Purchase

Financing your next DVC resale points package might not be on your radar; however, paying cash up front may not be the best financial decision either once you discover reasons you may want to finance your next DVC Resale Market purchase. Why Financing May Be Preferable Having cash in hand and sending it to the […]

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Disney’s After Hours Events Return and More News You Need!

Welcome to the News You Need! January was an interesting month for Disney fans whether they owned Disney Vacation Club properties or not. Let’s take a look at some of the breaking news and news that will affect how you vacation at the Disney parks. Say Goodbye to the Cupcakes In something of a surprise occurrence, Starring […]

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