Brokerage Sales

Monthly reports on sales of brokerage boats help the industry understand the sizes and types of used vessels that consumers are buying and how long it takes to sell them.

YBAA announces new officers

The Yacht Brokers Association of America recently announced the election of new officers and board members for the coming year. David Pugsley, general manager of Brewer Yacht Sales in Westbrook, Conn., was elected YBAA president, leading the association’s board of directors. The board includes 13 YBAA member brokers throughout the United States and Canada. The…more

YachtWorld.com forms partnership with YBAA

YachtWorld.com and the Yacht Brokers Association of America signed a collaborative agreement to promote professional yacht brokers’ services to YachtWorld.com visitors and member brokers around the world. The goal is to increase the level of professionalism within the brokerage industry, via broker education, and provide the public with more accurate listing information. YachtWorld will use…more

Yamaha, BoatTrader.com launch advertising program

BoatTrader.com has launched an Internet classified advertising program that allows Yamaha Marine dealers to use co-op funds for advertising on the BoatTrader site. “It’s clear that boaters are making the Internet their first stop for research when buying a new boat. This program acknowledges that and allows the dealer to share the cost of online advertising…more

BoatTrader.com unveils wholesale channel

BoatTrader.com launched a dealer-to-dealer wholesale channel that allows dealers to buy and sell excess inventory within the Boat Trader dealer network. Dealers can track lead response while managing and modifying their wholesale inventory. “The development and launch of the dealer-to-dealer wholesale channel could not have come at a better time,” said David Bingham, general manager…more

YachtWorld.com, Boats.com highlight improved load times

YachtWorld.com and Boats.com report significant improvement in the load times for their Web sites. A report by Keynote Systems Inc, a performance measurement company, shows that the average load times for the two sites have improved by 34 percent across North America and Europe. “Slow-loading Web sites are a major frustration to their users and…more

Saxon appears on megayacht podcast

Marine industry consultant Bob Saxon was a recent guest commentator on Megayacht News Radio, a podcast series hosted by Diane M. Byrne of Megayacht News. Saxon discussed the impact of the weak economy on megayacht builders and owners, and offered steps all members of the yachting industry can take in order to survive and position…more

Repo boats available in BoatTrader-GE arrangement

BoatTrader.com and GE Capital’s Commercial Distribution Finance announced an agreement that gives authorized marine retailers an opportunity to purchase current and non-current repossessed boats through CDF. “Today’s market and economic conditions have led to above-average levels of inventory,” said Bruce Van Wagoner, CDF marine president, in a statement. “This is driving the need for CDF…more

Repo team twice grabs wrong boat

A couple enjoying a quiet night on their boat in the Florida Keys were rousted from bed when a repo team cut the dock lines and water hose, disconnected the shore power and began towing them away from the dock. Not only were the couple still below as their Magnum 40 Sport Cruiser — appropriately…more

Repossessed boats to be sold at dealer auction

BankersLiquidation.com is conducting a three-day “dealer only” online auction May 26-28. “Due to a substantial increase in the number of new and used boats repossessed from dealers by major lenders and finance companies, we will be conducting a National Dealer Only Auction to enable dealers to fill out their dealership’s inventory with quality units at…more

Yacht broker opens California office

Denison Yacht Sales, a Fort Lauderdale-based yacht brokerage and charter firm, opened a new office on the West Coast. “This is a great opportunity for us to work more closely with a significant portion of our client base and to continue to grow the base of knowledge and talent associated with Denison Yacht Sales,” said…more

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