Decoding Disney Vacation Club’s Rule of 4

Decoding Disney Vacation Club’s Rule of 4

My DVC Points
My DVC Points
Decoding Disney Vacation Club's Rule of 4
Loading
/

Join us as we explore the lesser-known ‘rule of four’ within Disney Vacation Club (DVC) policies, a topic surprised me despite my seven years of membership and five years of sharing DVC wisdom with fellow members. This mini-episode is packed with the kind of niche trivia that true DVC aficionados relish. Listen in as we unravel the intricacies of this rule, which affects only direct point purchases and its application to booking within the Disney collection (excluding Tokyo Disney Resort hotels). If you’re curious about how to make the most of your points in the last eight months of your use year, or you’re just a fan of the finer details of DVC membership, this is a conversation you won’t want to miss.

Market Prices Stabilize Despite High Inventory

Market Prices Stabilize Despite High Inventory

My DVC Points
My DVC Points
Market Prices Stabilize Despite High Inventory
Loading
/

Join us as we welcome your home neighbors for a comprehensive DVC Market Recap Report with our esteemed guest, Linda Smith. Together, we examine the ins and outs of Disney Vacation Club resale, closely examining Disney’s right of first refusal, current average sales prices, and the plethora of listings that define today’s buyer’s market. Discover why now might be the perfect time to invest in a slice of the magic as we dissect the latest trends and consider the shifting landscape of DVC ownership opportunities.

Tips for Using DVC Points in a Holding Account

Tips for Using DVC Points in a Holding Account

My DVC Points
My DVC Points
Tips for Using DVC Points in a Holding Account
Loading
/

Listen in as we unravel the complexities of Disney Vacation Club’s holding accounts and arm you with strategies to make the most of these challenging situations. We’ll explore the specific scenarios that lead to points landing in a holding account, such as late cancellations or modifications, and discuss the limitations imposed on these points, like booking restrictions and the inability to bank or borrow. I’ll share invaluable insights and four clever tactics to help you use your points before they’re gone, including the intriguing ‘DVC point shuffle.’ It’s a treasure trove of information essential for every DVC member looking to navigate their membership with finesse.

History of the Disneyland Hotel and DVC Tower with Jeff Barnes

History of the Disneyland Hotel and DVC Tower with Jeff Barnes

My DVC Points
My DVC Points
History of the Disneyland Hotel and DVC Tower with Jeff Barnes
Loading
/

Jeff Barnes, affectionately known as Dr. Disneyland, and Chad explore the captivating origins of the Disneyland Hotel. Together, we uncover the layers of history behind Walt Disney’s ambitious vision that transformed a Southern California orange grove into the world-renowned theme park we know today. Our conversation sheds light on the initial hesitations and financial hurdles Walt encountered and the remarkable story of how, against all odds, the first hotel came to fruition, setting the stage for Disneyland’s enduring success.

5 Reasons Not to Buy DVC Fort Wilderness Cabins

5 Reasons Not to Buy DVC Fort Wilderness Cabins

My DVC Points
My DVC Points
5 Reasons Not to Buy DVC Fort Wilderness Cabins
Loading
/

My affection for Disney Vacation Club runs deep, but I have reservations about jumping on board with the cabins at Fort Wilderness. In a heartfelt yet analytical chat, I’ll be unwrapping the layers of my hesitation, sharing how the nitty-gritty of resale restrictions on newer DVC properties gives me pause. I can’t help but voice my concerns over what seems like a fairy tale wrapped in a moderate-resort disguise, complete with the looming shadow of hefty dues and the dread of hurricane-induced wear and tear. Join me as I balance the scales of financial wisdom with the sentimental allure of Disney’s timeless retreat, all while maintaining the utmost respect for those who hold the campground close to their hearts.

Master the Magic of DVC Waitlists: Strategies to Secure Your Dream Disney Stay

Master the Magic of DVC Waitlists: Strategies to Secure Your Dream Disney Stay

My DVC Points
My DVC Points
Master the Magic of DVC Waitlists: Strategies to Secure Your Dream Disney Stay
Loading
/

Chad discusses tips for mastering the DVC waitlist. This is a grassroots podcast, and we’re bringing you the best information from the DVC member community.