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Thursday, November 5, 2020

Happy Days Boating, Co. in Port Clinton, Ohio, is pleased to announce the new addition of Duckworth boats! Happy Days Boating has been a family-owned fishing dealership for over 50 years. The Duckworth boat brand will add to an already-steller line-up of fishing boats such as Parker, Robalo, and Cape Horn. Renaissance Marine Group

tags: Brokerage, Dealerships, Used Boats

Thursday, October 8, 2020

The boating season is drawing to a close, but the cold weather buying season will heat up soon. On snowy nights, potential boat buyers will hunch over computers and cellphones looking at boats for sale, dreaming of sugarplums and their first boat, while current owners with two-footitis seek a larger boat and look to sell. Nearly all

tags: Boating 101, COVID-19, Education, Financing, Safety, Used Boats

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Whether you are buying or selling a vessel, Temptation Yacht Sales has an exclusive, professional focus that contributes to their continued success: they are a brokerage, not a new boat dealer. Your experience in the care of any of their seven professionals will ensure the highest level of personal attention. Truly offering a

tags: Used Boats, Brokerage, Lake St. Clair

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Whether you are selling a previously owned boat or looking to purchase a new boat, Travis Smith’s enthusiasm and professionalism will make the selling or buying process an effortless and enjoyable experience. With great pride in his work, Travis excels in creating knowledgeable relationships with his clients, which allows him to

tags: Employment News, Used Boats, Brokerage, Dealerships

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) has helped hundreds of thousands of boat owners make good boat-buying decisions. But things sometimes don’t go so well, such as when a buyer fails to do his or her research, doesn’t understand the role of a boat dealer or what it offers, or perhaps trusts the seller

tags: Boating 101, Used Boats

Thursday, April 2, 2020

In 2018, MarineMax changed the online customer experience. With the launch of their first online event dubbed the "Virtual Yacht Expo," MarineMax pioneered a new way to connect with boaters. By using an online platform to "display" yachts from across the country, anyone anywhere could log in any time and visit the Virtual Yacht Expo

tags: Dealerships, Software & Apps, Used Boats, Company Expansions, COVID-19

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Whether you want to own a boat, transition to something new from your current boat, or are looking into selling your boat, one of the most important factors contributing to your happiness and success in the process is your “point of contact.” This important person will escort you on your journey, ensuring that you find the

tags: Employment News, Used Boats, Brokerage, Dealerships

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Located at ME Yacht Restoration – Holland’s newest, full service marine facility – West Michigan Yacht Sales is your dealer for Pursuit Boats and BRIG Rigid Inflatables. Pursuit offers a wide variety of styles from 23-40 feet including dual console, center console, and offshore models. BRIG is the world’s

tags: Service & Repair, Used Boats, Brokerage, Lake Michigan

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

In December 2018, Great Lakes Boats and Brokerage, LLC, located in Mentor, Ohio, teamed up with Michigan-based Great Lakes Yacht Brokers in a move aimed at providing vessel buyers and sellers from the “thumb” of Michigan to Niagara Falls to the Ohio River with the best options in terms of pleasure boat selection, prices,

tags: Brokerage, Company Expansions, Great Lakes, Used Boats

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Turner Johnson Yachts is now the Great Lakes representative for Nimbus Boats and Paragon Yachts. Nimbus Boats is a Swedish manufacturer of robust purpose built, heavy weather designs since 1968, ranging in size from 25’ through 40.5’. Their models include cruising boats in the form of Flybridge or Coupe Cruisers, Day

tags: Used Boats, Brokerage, Dealerships

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