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Boats For Sale In Houston

If you live in Houston, we can’t blame you for wondering if you should buy a boat. Between its many lakes and conduits for ocean-going vessels, it’s a boater’s paradise. Wherever you live in town, you’re at most an hour’s drive away from the ocean, and with that kind of math, you can take your boat out every weekend, whether you’re interested in fishing or taking your family for a day of water skiing or cruising. The trick is knowing...

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Boats for Sale | A Guide To Sealing The Deal

Whether you’re in the market to buy or sell a boat, you’ve got a lot to think about. As a buyer, there’s choosing the type of boat that’s best for you and thinking about boat taxes and maintenance. As a seller, there’s deciding if you should have a survey done and settling on an asking price. Either way, you’re looking at a lot of hours of research, and an online marketplace specialized in boats for sale can be of great...

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Boats for Sale; Houston Craigslist vs. BoatListr

There is no denying that Craigslist is a great way to sell things that you no longer need. It’s the go-to place for many people who are in the market for cars or car parts, services, antiques, appliances or even tickets to games, and therein lies its biggest drawback. It’s just an advertisement website, with sections for everything and there is nothing professional, systematic or even helpful about it if you’re looking to buy or sell something bigger and more...

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RSY 38m Explorer Superyacht Nears…

The collaboration between Rosetti Superyachts and Sergio Cutolo of Hydro Tec was born from an astute market awareness - the demand for explorer vessels who still retain every aspect of luxurious aesthetic inherent in a conventional superyacht. In build for a European client, construction on the 38m is ongoing at the San Vitale shipyard in Ravenna, on track for delivery next year.  “It’s true that in terms of aesthetics she doesn’t resemble a typical explorer,” says Andrea Giora, RSY Sales...

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St. Lucian Escapes: Marigot Bay…

Reclaiming its official status as port of entry into St. Lucia, Customs will be resuming operations at Marigot Bay as of this week. Those looking to dock at Marigot Bay can expect to see ramped up safety and hygiene measures in keeping with guidelines, but otherwise largely a return to ‘business as usual’.  And what exactly does business as usual look like at Marigot Bay? Picture intimate bayside dining spots, serving fresh deep-sea fish and locally sourced ingredients. Picture observation...

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81m Royal Huisman Sea Eagle…

The recently delivered 81m superyacht project Sea Eagle II is on her way to the Mediterranean for her first cruising season. Sea Eagle II, the world’s largest aluminium sailing yacht, was built by esteemed Dutch shipyard Royal Huisman in collaboration with the design teams at Dykstra Naval Architects and Mark Whiteley Design. At 81m, she also ranks in the top 10 world’s largest sailing yachts. The sleek superyacht with a distinctive glistening black hull has been delivered right on cue...

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Essential Summer Boating Tips | BoatLIFE

Summer is boating season. Sure, you might use your boat throughout the rest of the year, but summer is when the experience comes to life. So, whether this is your first summer on the water or you have been boating for decades, a few essential summer boating tips can always help you get more from the experience.Get a Head StartYou’ll want your boat to be in top condition when summer arrives so you can get the most from...

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Tips for Buying Boat Insurance

Uncommon boat-insurance policy waivers and riders might save the day if you ever need them. (Tim Bower/)As an experienced boater, you probably know a thing or two about boat-insurance policies. For instance, when buying boat insurance, you’d likely ask whether the policy pays the agreed value or the actual cash value of the boat. Also, you may know about a trend similar to auto insurance in which boat insurers now offer 24/7 on-water and on-road towing services—but these may...

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Reasons to Repower Your Boat With an Outboard Engine

Would you, could you, should you repower your boat? The essential guide to upgrading your engines. (Courtesy Mercury Marine/)Does your boat lack spirit? Does it feel sluggish or tired? Is it slow to respond to throttle input? Does it suffer from excessive smoking and poor fuel economy? Has your boat become moody and unreliable? Is your outboard faded, its skeg worn and dull? Now there’s a cure. For instantaneous relief, seek an invigorating remedy and simply repower. You don’t...

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Imperial Yachts Sells 46m Hokulani…

Sleek, sporty, with an unimposing masculine edge, Hokulani was until recently one of the crowning jewels of Imperial Yachts’ admirable sales fleet. The stylish 46-metre superyacht has been snapped up for an undisclosed price, with the Monegasque company representing Central Agent for Sale during the process.Launched in 2007 by Palmer Johnson Yachts, Hokulani is a product of a pinnacle era in the history of US boat builders. This immaculate PJ150’ model represented a truly unique opportunity on the brokerage...

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