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How to Write a Classified Ad For Your Boat

The key to marketing your boat as a private seller is to create an ad that stimulates interest, but doesn’t come across as too, well, “sales-y.” … [Read more...]

How to Negotiate Boat Prices

How firm you are on the selling price of your boat will be affected by a number of factors, including the market and its condition.

Get the sales price you want for your boat. Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission.  The … [Read more...]

Where to Sell Your Boat

where to sell your boat

Before a boater can look forward to the second-best day of his or her life—the day they sell their boat—he or she must find a place list it for sale. … [Read more...]

Close the Deal: Boat Registrations, Titles, and More

Here's an overview of the paperwork you'll need to complete any boat sale. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission.  Whether … [Read more...]

Selling Your Boat: Making the Most of Online Price Range

Online buyers usually choose price ranges when they look at boats. If you wanted to get $75,500 for your Boston Whaler 230 Dauntless, you could set a price up to $75,999 to give yourself more wiggle room in the 70K-80K range.

So you’re getting ready for one of the two best days of a boater’s life: the day you sell your boat. First, you need to establish a value for the boat. … [Read more...]