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Old 03-29-2022, 11:09 AM   #1
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I just purchased 125 points at Grand Floridian and will be selling my 175 point contract at Vero. The $11.34 dues at Vero was a big factor plus I felt I had to many DVC points so I will now have 50 less. With the 2042 end date fast approaching and the current hot market for DVC points I though the time was right.
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Old 03-29-2022, 11:16 AM   #2
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I just purchased 125 points at Grand Floridian and will be selling my 175 point contract at Vero. The $11.34 dues at Vero was a big factor plus I felt I had to many DVC points so I will now have 50 less. With the 2042 end date fast approaching and the current hot market for DVC points I though the time was right.
Good luck on the sell!
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Old 03-29-2022, 12:15 PM   #3
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Congratulations! Sounds like a good strategy and buying points is always exciting! Start planning your next trip!
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Old 03-29-2022, 12:28 PM   #4
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Congratulations!! Welcome Home again
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Old 03-29-2022, 01:08 PM   #5
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Congratulations. Will you have the 150 needed to keep/obtain a Sorcerer AP? That may not matter to you but I'm curious. Your post makes me assume you'll be at 125 total, though you could just be talking about the swap of resorts.
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Old 03-29-2022, 01:44 PM   #6
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Oh Wow! Congratulations! Best of luck with the sale of your Vero Beach contract.
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Old 03-29-2022, 01:46 PM   #7
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Congrats and good luck selling!
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Old 03-29-2022, 03:22 PM   #8
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Will you have the 150 needed to keep/obtain a Sorcerer AP? That may not matter to you but I'm curious. Your post makes me assume you'll be at 125 total, though you could just be talking about the swap of resorts.
Wait!!! What?!?! Did I miss something? I haven't spent a lot of time on MO this past month due to other commitments. Is there a minimum number of points necessary to get an AP through DVC now?
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Old 03-29-2022, 03:26 PM   #9
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Wait!!! What?!?! Did I miss something? I haven't spent a lot of time on MO this past month due to other commitments. Is there a minimum number of points necessary to get an AP through DVC now?
Perhaps I'm mistaken on this but I thought you needed to have a "blue card" to be able to get the Gold/Sorcerer pass. The requirement for that now is 150 direct points, unless you hold onto a grandfathered contract.
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Old 03-29-2022, 04:30 PM   #10
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Perhaps I'm mistaken on this but I thought you needed to have a "blue card" to be able to get the Gold/Sorcerer pass. The requirement for that now is 150 direct points, unless you hold onto a grandfathered contract.
This is currently correct. 150 direct total if new. If you have old contracts that are grandfathered in, there is no issue. If the 175 was the only contract held then 125 will lose status once the 175 sells.
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