My 64 day DVC Resale Adventure!

Discussion in 'Purchasing DVC' started by fortheloveofminnie, Apr 18, 2013.

  1. fortheloveofminnie

    fortheloveofminnie Earning My Ears

    Feb 2, 2013
    Well, it's FINALLY over. Ok, I realize 64 days from a seller accepting my offer until my first reservation is booked is pretty fast these days. But if you include the weeks of repeated rejection (I wanted a good price) and the months of decision making that preceeded the initial offer, the journey has been closer to a year.

    I used Fidelity. Customer service was not great, but they had the contract I wanted with a seller that would accept a low offer. I would use them again for the right contract, knowing I would be responsible for staying on top of things (why can't someone pay me $195).

    I received my member# in the mail and called the 800#, used the menu options to get to tech support, got my club id and activation code, and made my first reservation today. Got EXACTLY what I wanted. I also was able to link everything to MY Disney Experience, including my 1st DVC reservation, right away.

    Did I need patience to handle this resale process? Yes. Would I do it again? Yes. If I was a multimillionaire would I do resale rather than direct? Probably not (OK, probably). But since I still value my rather large savings it was totally worth it in the end. For all those trying to be patient -- hang in there. It's worth it.:)
  2. Disneylvr4

    Disneylvr4 Mouseketeer

    Sep 2, 2011
    Congrats!! :yay:
  3. jstarcze

    jstarcze DIS Veteran

    Jun 18, 2009
    Welcome Home and Congratulations from Mickey, :mickeyjum Goofy, :goofy: and Me! :cool1:

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