Disney Dining Plan versus Tables in Wonderland

One of the most frequently asked questions by Disney Vacation Club members is which is “better”, the Disney Dining Plan or Tables in Wonderland. The simplest answer to this is not an answer at all: it depends on how you want to work dining into your vacation. To help you figure out which method best […]

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Why have DVC Resale Prices Increased?

Over the past few years DVC resale prices have generally increased and the chart below shows the increases from Sep. ’14 to Sep. ’15.  Some people are surprised that resale prices would increase at all especially for the older resorts as DVC contracts have an expiration.  However, despite the fewer years the prices for DVC […]

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The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Next up in our series exploring the Disney Vacation Club resorts are the Villas at Wilderness Lodge (VWL). Exciting changes are coming to Wilderness Lodge that will affect stays at the Villas and we’ll make sure to note those changes at the end of this article.   Location: Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort sits on the […]

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Disney Vacation Club Raising the ROFR Bar?

In the last three months the DVC Resale Market, Inc. has seen an increasing number of Disney buybacks through their Right of First Refusal on Old Key West, Boardwalk and Saratoga Springs contracts.  Right of First Refusal is the option Disney Vacation Club has to purchase any resale package after a sales price has been […]

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The Summer of 2015 Brings New Talent to DVC Resale Market

Kristina Calton (KC) and Scott Kauffman are both the newest additions to the DVC Resale Market Team. KC brings 16 years of direct Disney experience including member administration and quality assurance management. KC was widely regarded as one of the top Quality Assurance Managers during her time at Disney Vacation Club. Now, KC brings her […]

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What is a DVC “Use Year” and Does it Matter?

What is a “Use Year”? The most straightfoward way to describe what a “Use Year” is simply the date you will receive your Disney Vacation Points each year. There are 8 different Use Years, and they are February, March, April, June, August, September, October and December. And if you purchase a contract with a March […]

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How to Finance a DVC Resale Contract

Whether you have a found a Disney Vacation Club resale contract or you are just beginning to research how it all works, I wanted to provide some simple steps to follow in obtaining financing for a DVC resale contract. The company most commonly used for financing a DVC resale purchase is Monera Financial. Moreover, they […]

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Time to Buy Disney’s Grand Floridian, Grand Californian and Beach Club

Last week Disney Vacation Club decided to stop wait listing three resorts: Disney’s Grand Floridian, Disney’s Grand Californian and Disney’s Beach Club. Part of the reason can probably be attributed to very long wait lists to purchase any of those three resorts directly from Disney Vacation Club. This move makes sense in that for any […]

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What DVC Members Should Know About Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Disney’s Polynesian Village has been under construction for months now with rumors swirling around everything from the pool to the newly opened Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto. Maybe some of the most highly anticipated – and hotly debated – additions to the resort have been the Disney Vacation Club rooms. Let’s take a look at what’s […]

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The Best Economical Disney Vacation Club Resort to Purchase in 2015

For those DVC members looking to add-on and potential new DVC members looking to join that want to answer the question, which resort should I choose?  Let the chart below add some assistance.  The chart below will not completely answer which is the right resort for you, but it will answer the question based on […]

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