Used Boats

Sea Ray 195 Sport, 2007

marinemax5963989_1thumb_550x410

Introducing this week's Boat of the Week, a gorgeous 2007 Sea Ray 195 Sport! Stored inside the Palm Island Marina facility, this boat has only had one … [Read more...]

2000 Wellcraft 270 Coastal

98588116_1thumb_550x410

This week's Boat of the Week is this 2000 Wellcraft 270 Coastal based out of Jacksonville, Florida. The 27 Wellcraft Coastal is one of the roomiest boats … [Read more...]

Determining Value for a Used Boat

A 1960 Glasspar G3 for sale in Florida, but at what price?

One of the common questions we get here at BoatTrader.com is, “what is the value of my used boat?” The common answer is, whatever the actual selling … [Read more...]

A Walk in the Woods

An aluminum skiff, recently used as a tobogan, waits for spring

I needed a walk in the woods to cure me of the long winter’s cabin fever, the lingering effects of the flu, and a bad case of writer’s block.  I couldn’t … [Read more...]

Looking for a Cheap Used Boat? Buy an I/O

This 18-foot Seville Searay from the early 1980's has an I/O and is a perfectly good cheap used boat for use in fresh water

Powerboats with inboard engines and outdrives (I/Os) are a popular configuration for those boaters who want the high-horsepower and weight distribution … [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...]



";}