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Lisa Marie Ponder

Lisa was born and raised in Orlando, Florida, the timeshare capital of the world! She is passionate about travel and has been blessed to visit countries all over the globe with her family and friends. Having a background in marketing and branding, with a family rooted in Real Estate and Architecture, Lisa joined the Fidelity Real Estate team in 2018 to provide content strategy and bring these experiences to the Fidelity Resales blog. Lisa currently lives in Orlando, with her husband Scott and young daughter Spencer.

Recent Posts

5 Reasons Millennials Love Timeshare

Posted by Lisa Marie Ponder on Aug 10, 2018 11:44:18 AM

When people hear the word "timeshare," they don't usually picture flexibility, luxury, or experiencing new and unique cultural destinations year after year. Vacation Ownership of the 21st Century is just that - an opportunity for couples, families and friends to travel the world, staying in spacious suites for a lot less than hotels. Recent trends have proven our suspicions: the fastest rising consumer generation segment when it comes to top spend in travel and leisure is... drumroll please... the millennials! After doing some more digging, we found out why. But first...

What is a Millennial?

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Hyatt Residence Club, Hilton Grand Vacation Club, Marriott Vacation Club, Wyndham Worldwide, Wyndham Vacation Ownership, Vacation Ownership, Timeshare Resale, Disney Vacation Club Resale, Disney Timeshare, Disney Timeshare Resale, Sell My Timeshare, Buy a timeshare, Travel Industry, Timeshare Industry, Travel Trends, Family Friendly Resorts

What to expect on a Disney timeshare tour

Posted by Lisa Marie Ponder on Jul 23, 2018 11:36:37 AM

This week I took a field trip with my "work husband" and signed up for a Disney Vacation Club timeshare presentation tour. DVC (as the savants call it) has become quite the game changer! From their no-pressure sales tactics, to their unique take on a points based membership, they have revolutionized the timeshare industry for today's family vacationers.  I may have just went on the tour out of curiosity, but to be honest they really spell it out in a way that makes owning a DVC timeshare a no-brainer.  

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World News & Events, Disney Vacation Club Resorts, Saratoga Springs, Disney Springs, Timeshare Resale, Disney Vacation Club Resale, Disney Timeshare, Disney Timeshare Resale, Sell My Timeshare, Buy a timeshare

The Best Disney Vacation Tips & Tricks - Top 10 Planning Hacks to get the Most Out of DVC

Posted by Lisa Marie Ponder on May 22, 2018 1:00:00 PM
Planning a trip to one of Disney Vacation Club’s resorts is already sure to be a magical experience. Why not maximize your fun with a few (or all) of these little extras to enjoy every moment of your getaway? In addition to booking your week(s) in advance, we recommend planning the details ahead, at least six months in advance, to ensure availability of some of these little known secrets! After extensive research, we have put together our favorite tips & tricks to have the best family vacations year after year... whether staying at Walt Disney World resorts in Orlando Florida, Disneyland Resorts in California or in a Disney timeshare around the world.
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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World Dining Experiences, Walt Disney World Attractions & Recreation, Walt Disney World News & Events, Disney Vacation Club Resorts

Disney Springs' The BOATHOUSE Orlando Restaurant Review

Posted by Lisa Marie Ponder on May 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM

 

Brace yourself for an upscale dining experience unlike any other.  Disney's The BOATHOUSE® restaurant features lunch, dinner and late night entertainment for the entire family!

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Topics: Walt Disney World Dining Experiences, Walt Disney World Attractions & Recreation, Disney Springs

Disney Springs Shopping, Dining & Entertainment

Posted by Lisa Marie Ponder on May 17, 2018 8:55:00 AM

Disney Springs (formerly Downtown Disney) is a destination with something for everyone. Located at Walt Disney World in Orlando, it is walking distance from Old Key West Resort and Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa, both part of the Disney Vacation Club Resorts Collection. Features world-class cuisine, shopping at flagship stores and nightly live entertainment at multiple stages and venues. We have put together a list of everything Disney Springs has to offer for family vacation, groups, date nights and nightlife at Disney Springs. 

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World Dining Experiences, Walt Disney World Attractions & Recreation, Disney Springs