Why Choose United Yacht Sales?

Do you want your yacht listed or do you want your yacht sold? If the answer is sold, please continue reading below to see just a few of the reasons why United Yacht Sales is the only brokerage you need! We earn your trust ……. One boat at a time!

More Brokerage Boats Sold

With more than 600 annual vessel transactions, no other firm can match the volume of our experienced and professional brokers. There are many options to consider when you have decided to sell your boat, however no other brokerage can match the unparalleled marketing power that United Yacht Sales brokers have at their disposal. More potential buyers around the world will be able to easily access your boat listing. This is more than any other company can offer. In addition to the exposure your boat will receive, our brokers always go above and beyond in order to achieve success for their clients.

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Power in Numbers

    • We have over 120 Brokers throughout the United States and Canada.
    • We have over 20 office locations in the United States and Canada and continue to grow.
    • We average over 1,000 central listings.
    • Over 600 boats are sold annually.
    • We close at least one boat per day on average.
    • Our brokers average over 15 years of boat and yacht sales experience.
    • We offer International yacht representation.

With such a large network of brokers working together, your boat will be viewed more frequently than with any other firm. This results in your boat getting sold faster!

Support Network

Our corporate office, located on the water in Stuart, Florida, houses a full-time professional staff dedicated to ensuring our brokers have all the resources they need to successfully market your yacht.

With Listing Agents, Marketing and Advertising Specialists, Seasoned Closing Agents, Information Technology Experts and Web Developers, we have our brokers covered in every facet of the listing and selling process.

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Boat Shows

United Yacht brokers understand the importance of boat shows and participate in more boat shows than any other firm.

“Boat shows generate traffic,” says United’s founder and CEO Peter Schmidt, “and the more eyes you get on a boat, the more opportunity you have to sell it”.

United Yacht Sales participates in no less than 26 major boat shows every year. We also have a presence at dozens of local and regional shows to help get your boat or yacht maximum exposure!

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Premium Advertising and Marketing

The first step toward getting offers on your boat is creating a total marketing package. United Yacht Sales takes pride in our forward-thinking stance on technology and it’s impact on marketing. We utilize every available avenue in all of the right places to ensure that our clients’ boats are viewed by as many potential buyers as possible. Our custom print advertisements, made in-house, are published in various nation-wide magazines. Please click the ads on the right to view examples.

While all of our listings receive “first class” marketing, premium listings are eligible for marketing programs designed specifically for your boat and may include custom-designed, stand-alone websites and personalized custom videos. Please click on the website picture below to view some of our custom website designs.

Our in-house, custom-built website commanded more than 80,000 unique visitors in 2014 with more than 500,000 page views. Our Yacht World presence brought in almost 3 million page views, all resulting in over 600 vessel closings worth more than $100,000,000.

E-Mail Marketing Programs

We maintain a proprietary e-mail database of over 1600 Yacht Brokers worldwide. Each of these brokers receives an email blast for every new UYS listing to ensure that people in the industry are able to view your boat as soon as the listing becomes available.

Our email campaigns are targeted and focused, which help us maintain an “e-mail open rate” that is 3 times the industry standard. Also, every opted-in subscriber receives our seasonal newsletter, “The Rudder”, to ensure that we maintain a relationship with our clients.

Every United Yacht Sales listings receives a custom, in-house designed brochure that is available to clients both online and in print.

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The facts speak for themselves……..

While other brokerage firms are struggling to keep pace with the economy and slashing their marketing budgets, United Yacht Sales is expanding theirs and flourishing. In fact, we are enjoying the best 12 months we’ve had in eleven years with an average of over 40 boats sold each month!

It’s no wonder more sellers contract with us. Our full-time staff of Listing Agents average over 80 new listings each month, so you can be sure that buyers are checking our website for new listings. We are also in the top 1% of brokerage firms who advertise on YachtWorld.com, the industry’s premier MLS service. You can be sure that your boat is viewed often and is being seen in the best light!

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