Disney Vacation Club Launches Sales For Aulani, First Resort in Hawai’i

Disney Vacation Club began selling real estate interests for the company’s first family-friendly destination resort in Hawai`i today. Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas, Ko Olina, Hawai`i, is scheduled to open its first phase in fall 2011 and will mark the eleventh resort for Disney Vacation Club.

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New Family Destination Resort On O’ahu Announced By Disney And New Website Launched

Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, Ko Olina, Hawai‘i conveys the connection of the new resort to the islands

The highly anticipated Disney destination resort currently under construction on the Hawaiian island of O‘ahu now has an official name and a dynamic new Web site offering an inside look at the project. The resort’s name – Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, Ko Olina, Hawai‘i – reflects the company’s deep commitment to celebrating the islands’ rich history and traditions. Plans call for the first phase of the resort to open in fall 2011.

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Disney Doorway To Dreams Opens In New York

“Disney Vacation Club has always been both a leader and an innovator in the timeshare industry,” said Howard C. Nusbaum, president and CEO of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA). “Offering full-scale model vacation villas in a mall setting is uniquely Disney and this new Disney Doorway to Dreams location makes it fun and exciting for families to learn about new and memorable ways to vacation.”

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Timeshare Industry Proves Resilient

Occupancy, Satisfaction Rates Remain Strong Despite tighter credit markets and high unemployment rates, the U.S. timeshare industry continues to demonstrate its resilience. Although overall sales continue to reflect the national trend of lower consumer spending, timeshare owners continue to enjoy their pre-paid timeshare vacations, with an 80 percent occupancy rate…

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Real Estate Roundtable Elects New Board, Seeks Action On Key FY2010 Policy Goals

Refinancing Crisis, Erosion of Property Values, Pending Tax and Climate Change Bills Lead The Real Estate Roundtable’s Policy Concerns Kicking off its 2010 fiscal year, The Real Estate Roundtable in July welcomed a new board of directors and committee leaders, while vowing continued efforts to address a variety of national…

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Group RCI And Disney Vacation Club Members To Receive Benefit Of New Multi-Year Relationship

Group RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange, and Disney Vacation Club, one of the world’s most innovative and fastest-growing brands in the vacation-ownership industry, announced today a new multi-year affiliation relationship. This new agreement allows subscribing members access to a broad array of exciting vacation opportunities. Effective January 1,…

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Disney Vacation Club Continues Unprecedented Growth With Two New Development Projects

Future accommodations are rooted in Walt Disney World history Two highly anticipated resort developments announced today will expand the Walt Disney World experience and continue the rapid growth of Disney Vacation Club, Disney’s innovative vacation-ownership program: the 15-story Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort is scheduled to join the…

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Disney Finalizes Deal with Four Seasons to Anchor New Luxury Resort

Walt Disney World Co. has finalized the sale of 298 acres of land to Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts for a hotel and golf course that will anchor the new luxury resort announced last year as part of an expansion of Walt Disney World Resort. “This is an important milestone…

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Disney’s Vero Beach Resort Honors Dodger Legend And Baseball Hall Of Famer Tommy Lasorda

Resort’s beachside recreation lawn becomes “Lasorda Field” VERO BEACH, Fla. – Disney’s Vero Beach Resort honored baseball Hall of Famer Tommy Lasorda by officially naming the resort’s popular recreation lawn “Lasorda Field” during a special ceremony on Feb. 18. The lawn, located at the heart of the resort along the…

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