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How Does The DVC Waitlist Work?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

If you’re not the Type A, super organized traveler that plans their vacations a year in advance then you may at some point find yourself using the DVC Waitlist program. The DVC Waitlist is an extremely useful program for those of us who don’t have the time or discipline to plan for our vacations well […]

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Does DVC Use Year Matter When Buying A Membership?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

When buying a DVC membership there are various factors to consider before taking the plunge in the wonderful world of Disney vacations. Arguably one of the more confusing factors in the decision making process is determining what Use Year to purchase. One of the more common questions we receive from potential buyers is, does DVC […]

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How Long Are DVC Contracts? When Does Each DVC Resort Expire?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Unlike some other vacation ownerships, Disney Vacation Club’s fifteen unique resorts are all leasehold properties. Being a leasehold means that the land on which the DVC resorts are built is leased from the owner of the land, Disney Vacation Development, Inc.  What Is A Right To Use Timeshare? In the timeshare industry this is sometimes […]

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How To Cancel / Change A DVC Reservation

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Planning and booking DVC vacations is what every member of Disney Vacation Club lives for. However, from time to time there does arise the unfortunate occasion in which one must cancel or change their well-planned, anxiously awaited Disney vacation. As a DVC member, if you find yourself in this unfortunate situation here is how to […]

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Disney’s Royal Riviera!

Published by Jerry Torre

Hello, or Bonjour as they say in French! If you are a fan of art, music, food, and flight— take a trip down to the Disney Vacation Club’s newest resort, Disney’s Riviera Resort, and you will not be disappointed. Entering the lobby into a European French and Italian vibe was one of my favorite things […]

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2020 Disney Vacation Club Annual Dues

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Below we have posted the proposed DVC annual dues for 2020. As of December 12th, 2019, the DVC Condominium Associations has approve the new annual dues at their annual meeting. The new 2020 budgets was calculated based on the 2019 fiscal year operating expenses as well as the anticipated and known changes in operating costs […]

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The Advantages Of Buying A 300+ Point DVC Contract

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Congrats! You’re part of the DVC 300+ Point Club. A special group of owners who have an annual allotment of 300 DVC points or more. As a member of this group you must either love spending many days at the Disney Resort each year or you truly love luxury travel. Either way, as a 300 […]

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As A DVC Member, Can I Buy Additional Points?

Once I’m A DVC Member, Can I Buy Additional Points?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

The short answer is yes, you absolutely can purchase additional points once you’re a DVC Member. Any DVC member, whether they originally purchased direct or resale, may purchase additional point contracts anytime in the future. If like many owners, you have found that after a few years of ownership your original point package is just […]

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Tips For Adding More DVC Points To A Small Contract

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

You had good intentions, buy a small DVC contract and take one nice vacation to Disney each year, only to quickly realize that you want to travel more than you originally intended. Don’t feel bad. Disney has a magical way of bringing out the kid in all of us and unleashing our inner joy, which […]

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The Hidden Benefits Of Buying Stripped DVC Contracts

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Understandably, most potential resale buyers search for DVC contracts with a full allotment of points available for the current Use Year year. Some buyers may even be searching for contracts with extra points available. There are, however, a few great reasons why you may want to consider purchasing a stripped DVC contract, or one without […]

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