Disney DVC Old Key West Lighthouse

Disney’s Old Key West And The Birth Of DVC

Published by Jacqueline R.

Disney Vacation Club currently offers 15 beautiful resorts across the United States at theme park and beach locations. However, before DVC grew into what we know and love today, Disney Vacation Club started as just a single resort! The resort currently known as Old Key West used to be called Disney’s Vacation Club Resort. The […]

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Disney Vacation Club Sign at Saratoga Springs

Dummy’s Guide To DVC Resales

Published by Jacqueline R.

Buying a Disney Vacation Club resale is actually a fairly straightforward process. Resale experts at DVC Shop are here to help you every step of the way with our Dummy’s Guide to DVC Resales. Decisions Prior To Purchasing A DVC Resale Contract Before you begin browsing DVC Shop’s resale listings, you will want to decide […]

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Disney DVC Old Key West Resort Shops

What Is DVC Right Of First Refusal

Published by Jacqueline R.

If you’re looking to purchase a Disney Vacation Club contract you will quickly come across the term “Right of First Refusal”. Right of First Refusal is a legalese term that effectively gives Disney Vacation Development the right to repurchase a Disney Vacation Club ownership that is for sale on the resale market. All DVC contracts resold […]

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DVC Bay Lake Tower Resort

Understanding The Difference Between DVC Use Year And Booking Windows

Published by Jacqueline R.

Owning Disney Vacation Club comes with learning some jargon and technical details. Two primary concepts to understand are DVC Use Year and Booking Windows. Often times there is confusion about these two concepts and some people think they are the same. But DVC Use Year and Booking Windows are not the same. They are two […]

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The pool at Boulder Ridge Resort at Wilderness Lodge

How DVC Ownership Protects You From Inflation

Published by Jacqueline R.

Disney Vacation Club is Disney’s version of a vacation ownership program, or a timeshare. Folks who regularly travel to Disney Vacation Club destinations such as the Grand Californian in Disneyland, a plethora of resorts at Walt Disney World, Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort, Disney’s Vero Beach Resort, and Aulani can purchase a Disney Vacation Club […]

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DVC's Grand Floridian view from beach

Disney Vacation Club Announces Expansion Plans At Grand Floridian

Published by Jacqueline R.

Recently, Disney Vacation Club announced plans to expand the villas at the Grand Floridian. The overall plan is to reimagine one of the existing Grand Floridian hotel buildings into villa rooms for Disney Vacation Club. Disney Vacation Club began the announcement with stating that this was “great news for Disney Vacation Club and our Members.” […]

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15 Disney DVC Resorts How To Choose The Right Listing

What Is DVC?

Published by Jacqueline R.

“DVC,” or Disney Vacation Club, is Disney’s version of a vacation ownership program or timeshare, as traditionally called. Unlike traditional timeshares, DVC is incredibly flexible and generally speaking your DVC Membership can gain value over time. Thanks to the DVC booking process as well as the value of the Disney brand, Disney Vacation Club subverts […]

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My Experience Buying A Stripped DVC Contract

Published by Jacqueline R.

When you purchase a Disney Vacation Club contract you are effectively purchasing an allotment of Vacation Points that you gain access to on a yearly basis. The key currency for DVC is Vacation Points, so most folks want access to those points right away. However, in my case I purposefully sought out a stripped contract […]

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DVC Bay Lake Tower Marina

The Difference Between Selling and Renting DVC Points

Published by Jacqueline R.

Disney Vacation Club has a language all its own, and two terms that are commonly mixed up are selling and renting. DVC Shop can assist you with both! To help you contact the right staff and avoid any frustration or minor delays, it is useful to understand the difference between renting and selling. Selling Selling […]

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Disney Vacation Club Resorts Are Open For Business

Published by Jacqueline R.

Walt Disney World has been undergoing a phased reopening and hotel options have been limited following a short closure due to the coronavirus pandemic last year. However, regardless of standard hotel operations, all Disney Vacation Club resorts are accepting reservations and welcoming guests home. In fact, Disney Vacation Club resorts at Disney World were operating before […]

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