My DVC Points Podcast
Tune in for a heart-warming show to celebrate Mother's Day 2021; we made an open post in the My DVC Points Community group on Facebook to see who wanted to share their favorite Disney memory with Mom. We have a wide variety of people sharing their special Disney moments with mom. From kids, tweens, teens, and adults, we all love Disney, and we love our times with mom in the parks and resorts.
Are you considering buying a DVC contract at the upcoming Disneyland Hotel Tower? Join the conversation with four Disney podcasters as we discuss VGC vs what we know about the new Disneyland Tower Hotel.
Jeanille grew up going to Disney World with her parents, staying off-site every trip. When she got married, they honeymooned at Disney, purchasing her first contract during that trip. Through marriage, then a divorce, and traveling with aging parents, Jeanille shares poignant Disney memories that will last a lifetime.
Meet Kerri Macpherson and get a brief overview of her career at Disney and cover how she's currently serving members at the DVC Rental Store. Kerri started her 20+ year Disney career as a Disney College Program recruit. Her first job (and toughest job to date) was selling Mickey Bars in front of Cinderella's castle on the corner of Main Street. From there, she went on to be a reservation specialist for Disney Cruise Line, became a recruiter for the Disney College Program, went on to be a Disney Ambassador, DVC guide, and sales manager for Club 33. Kerri was part of the 27,000 member layoffs in the pandemic. DVC Rental Store hired her as a brand ambassador and she shares some of the latest news from DVC Rental Store.
Rachel has been coming to Disney World since 1991. When they had kids, they saved up to stay on-property every few years. In 2017, as their children got older they bought into DVC as proud owners at Copper Creek Villas and Cabins as a means of planning what they wanted to do for vacations as a couple once the children had left the nest.
Angela Ciliento's Disney park life started with her first trip to Walt Disney World as a tween. Society says Disney is for little kids; however, she fell in love with Disney parks from the moment she came in her tween years. Society's belief that Disney is just for little children created secret guilt that she struggled with for years. Tune in to see how Angela overcame this fear and ended up buying multiple DVC contracts.
Derek DeBoer joins the show to update us on the DVC resale market conditions for February of 2021. DVC went on a buying spree for Polynesian contracts. Average prices are up again for the second consecutive month and inventory is shrinking. DVC historically stays in a seller's market and all of the market indicators suggest the small lull from COVID when the parks were closed are long gone.