Fidelity Resales Blog

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 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

Find Out How To Enjoy The Disney Parks After Dark

Posted by Jenny Fedor on Jan 3, 2018 2:44:35 PM

Disney has always had a way of helping families create magical memories to last a lifetime. The Disney parks are a destination for people all over the world who want to experience the wonder and excitement that Disney has become known for. The only downside to the popularity of the parks is the extremely long wait times that can accompany your visit there. Disney Vacation Club members have another option allowing them a chance to feel like a real VIP and enjoy some after hours time in the park.

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club

Spend the Happiest Time of the Year at the Happiest Place on Earth

Posted by Jenny Fedor on Dec 6, 2017 8:00:00 AM

The holiday season has officially begun. Everywhere you go there are Christmas carols playing, lights and decorations that have turned ordinary streets into magical displays, and plenty of special events to help get you feeling holly jolly. One of the biggest Christmas celebrations happens every year at Walt Disney World in Orlando Florida and is hosted by the worlds most famous mouse. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is one of the top holiday attractions in Central Florida. This event combines the wonder of Disney with the magic of the season, so even the biggest scrooge won’t be able to help getting in the holiday spirit.

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World News & Events

Fidelity Can Help You Make Disney Magic at Saratoga Springs

Posted by Jenny Fedor on Oct 30, 2017 8:36:49 AM

You don’t need to find a magic lamp to grant your wish for a vacation at the happiest place on earth, you just need to know about the Disney Vacation Club. With the Disney Vacation Club you can travel to any one of the numerous worldwide locations offered and start creating magical memories to last a lifetime.

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Disney Vacation Club Resorts, Saratoga Springs

Disney Timeshares Prove Their Worth Again in 2016

Posted by Paul Rotter on May 11, 2016 10:14:23 AM

A year ago it was big news (though not a big surprise) when the independent analysts at Sharket.com ranked Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort the #1 timeshare property for resales. Sharket evaluated hundreds of timeshare resale transactions to determine which timeshare properties are the most likely to sell at high value, and Saratoga Springs came out on top with several other Disney Vacation Club (DVC) resorts not far behind. Twelve months later, Sharket has released its most recent analysis of the timeshare resale market, and once again, DVC resales are dominating the timeshare resale market in 2016.

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Marriott Vacation Club

DVC Adds New Member Benefits for 2016

Posted by Paul Rotter on Jan 5, 2016 2:26:46 PM

It's a big year for Disney Vacation Club members. 2016 marks the 25 anniversary of the vacation ownership program that now includes over 200,000 member families. The program, which has become wildly popular with Disney enthusiasts and vacationers over the past two and a half decades, now includes 13 uniquely themed resorts in four different states. To celebrate, DVC is launching a variety of exciting special events, offers, and new member services.

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World News & Events

The Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Posted by Paul Rotter on Nov 10, 2015 10:14:11 AM

This Sunday marks 15 years since The Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge opened as the fifth Disney Vacation Club resort. The Villas added 181 luxury units to the DVC portfolio and soon became a popular home resort for DVC members. Its success as a unique vacation experience is evident from expansion plans and rising resale prices.

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Topics: Disney Vacation Club, Walt Disney World News & Events, Disney Vacation Club Resorts