Brokerage sales rise in June, top 5-year average

U.S. brokerage sales volume in June rose 3 percent from the same month a year earlier, narrowing the year-to-date gap between boat sales in 2014 and 2015 to a 2 percent decline. Through June, 15,582 boats had been sold by YachtWorld member brokerages, as reported in SoldBoats.com, their proprietary database.

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Data Tracker: Smartphone searches on the rise

Consumers’ use of smartphones and tablets to access the Boat Trader website has increased dramatically in the past few years. In January 2012 a combined 240,000 visitors used mobile devices to search on Boat Trader, compared with 1.36 million who used laptop and desktop computers. Since the start of this year’s second quarter, mobile use…more

Brokerage sales volume up in June

Brokerage sales volume increased to 3,649 boats in June, a 3 percent gain from the previous June, according to sales reports by YachtWorld member brokerages in their proprietary database SoldBoats.com.

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Brokerage sales and sales prices decline in May

U.S. brokerage sales in May were 2 percent lower than in the same month a year earlier as 3,586 boats were sold, yet they beat the five-year average for the month for the first time this year.


Data Tracker: Most-viewed listings by brand

In the June issue we published a ranking of brands, based on the total number of listings for used boats on Boat Trader’s website. This month, we look at the brands again on the basis of which brands’ listings were most viewed by consumers and compare the ranking for the 12 months that ended April…more

Brokerage sales drop in May

Sales volume and total boat values were lower in the U.S. yacht brokerage market in May with 3,586 boats reported sold at a total price of $400.3 million.

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Data Tracker: Used-boat listings by brand

Boat Trader displays listings for nearly 60,000 used boats for sale at any given time, but during the 12-month period that ended March 31, more than 100,000 boats were offered for purchase.

Brokerage sales mixed in April

U.S. yacht brokerage sales in April increased seasonally to 2,904 boats from 2,203 in March, but lagged 3 percent behind sales of April 2014, when 2,994 boats changed hands.

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