Best Yacht Sales Websites

Buying a yacht is a very exciting experience and depending on your specific requirements, there are many options to consider.

When setting out to find the boat you want, first you should decide if you want to be a new yacht or a second hand yacht. There are many used boats on the market at any one time and buying from interstate can easily be facilitated, so don’t let that put you off.

Buying a New Yacht

When buying a new yacht, you can first head to the manufacturer’s website to browse the range of models available. Most provide high quality photographs so you can see the details and many include videos of on-water trials and on-board tours.

From that websites, you can usually find the location of a dealer in your area. Check their website to see if they have any further detail on the model. Or just call up to make an appointment to inspect the yacht of your choice.

Buying a Used Yacht

There are a number of well-known and very professionally-run websites advertising boats for sale.

Of note www.boatsales.com.au and www.tradeaboat.com.au

These websites are easy to navigate so you can quickly find the boats you are interested in.

The websites are divided into sail and power, different categories, size, power source and a number of other factors.

Each listing has photographs and specs and details of the sellers.

Many dealers advertise their stock, both new and used on these websites. So they are great places to be able to quickly compare new and second-hand options.

If you choose to actually proceed to purchasing online, make sure you follow all best practices and protocols around online shopping.

While browsing, keep a boat finance calculator open in another web tab – read our information on how calculators work on our webpage.

Being ready to buy can get you on the water faster, so why not consider pre-approved finance.

Your finance broker can arrange your yacht finance before you commit to a purchase so you have more confidence, moving forward.

We know people that specialise in marine finance and can pass on their details to you. Please contact us for more information.