Boat Trader

Five Tips for Selling Your Boat on Boat Trader

Try to include a shot of your own boat underway. Avoid using brochure or web photos from the manufacturer -- they don't show a true picture of your boat.

Fizz-bo. That’s how the staff at Boat Trader says the acronym FSBO out loud. It means “For Sale By Owner,” and it’s the process that used-boat … [Read more...]

Join the #IHeartBoating Challenge on Instagram

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We might not be doing much boating during the month of February, but we can still celebrate our love for the water.   In honor of American Heart Month, … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On Used-Boat Classifieds

When using Boat Trader’s Price Checker, try choosing “Any Distance” from your zip code to get an idea of the range of prices, then zero in on local boats.

I hate to break this to you, but everyone selling a used boat has something to hide. It might be something innocuous like a stain on the snap-in carpeting, … [Read more...]

Five Resources Every Used-Boat Buyer Should Use

Boats.com recently published this interactive PDF with links to all 204 of their boat reviews in 2013. It won't be long before these boats will appear on the used market.

If you're shopping for a new boat, you have it pretty easy. There's a multitude of boat builders out there ready to do your bidding. There are hundreds … [Read more...]

All New Boat Trader App Now Available for iPhone

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Introducing the all-new, essential app for boat buyers, now available on the iPhone and iPad.  Check out our video, then download the app to start looking … [Read more...]

Introducing Our New Mobile Experience

Boat Trader Mobile Homepage

Boat Trader is now offering a new and improved mobile experience for our community.  Visitors can easily shop for boats on any screen size, whether at … [Read more...]

Top 10 Keywords YOU Searched on Boat Trader

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Spring has finally sprung and you all are out preparing for boating season. As a follow up to a Top 10 Manufacturers Searched on Boat Trader, I’ve decided … [Read more...]

Relax Afloat, Before You Pull the Boat

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Summer boating has its own vibe—groups of friends, rushing off for the vacation, a rendezvous, packing the kids onboard, and, if you’re like me, competitive … [Read more...]

Fixing a Used Boat

I've owned more boats than I have fingers and all of them have been used. In fact, I've never owned a brand new boat. Oh, I commissioned dozens of new … [Read more...]

Advantages of Buying a Used Boat

Unless you are buying a classic wooden boat with particular pedigree, most boats don’t appreciate in value the way houses do—they depreciate.  They … [Read more...]



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