In 1977. Kadey-Krogen Yachts was born, founded by Jim Krogen. The vessels that Kadey-Krogen Yachts create are linked to naval designs to the historic fishing trawlers of the North Sea and also they have the capability to cross any ocean! Kadey-Krogen Yachts is a semi-custom yacht builder that also manufacturers 10 to 15 yachts per year. As of 2017, listed on Kadey-Krogen Yachts website, they shows six model yachts ranging from 44 feet to 58 feet to choose from, and models up to 70 feet on the drawing board.
Kadey-Krogen Yachts has a headquarters in Stuart, Florida but also has offices in Annapolis, Maryland, Portsmouth, Rhode Island and Seattle, Washington. Unlike others, this yachting company, Kadey-Krogen, does not use a dealership network, they instead, work directly with their customers.
PRE-OWNED Kadey-Krogen Yachts
Ever since 1991, Kadey-Krogen Yachts have been built in a dedicated yard located in Kaohsiung, Taiwan and then sold directly through in-house sales team!
From when Kadey-Krogen first started to today’s date, they have built more than 600 yachts; something any yacht builder would be proud of! So many Kadey-Krogen owners have loved their vessel so much that they have sold their on-land residences and have been using their Kadey-Krogen Yacht as their main residence. Purchasing a Kadey-Krogen Yacht is an investment in its own for an adventurous lifestyle and a vessel prepared to challenge the oceans of the world.
The 48 became a quick replacement for the utmost beloved 48 North Sea, a vessel that was very popular among serious passage makers and weekend cruisers, for her dependability and seaworthiness. Onboard the Kadey-Krogen 48 features a fully covered aft deck with a spacious saloon, which is fully customizable to say the least. A galley that has a four burner range and a pantry floor to ceiling. Below deck, the owners has a choice between a two or three cabin layout. The three cabin layout has a built in deck and makes for a superb office while out at sea. As well as the cabins being down below, the engine room is located underneath as well, with two axial fans that both has moisture eliminators. A single John Deere Diesel engine houses this yacht and is able to chug all the way along to Portugal, or just your local Yacht Club for a drink, whichever is on the roster for the day!
Immediately as you board the Kadey-Krogen 52, its livability feeling is known. There is a fully covered aft deck and a very spacious saloon. Moving forward, you come across the galley, complete with a full sized refrigerator. Similar to the 48, the Kadey-Krogen 52 has a choice of either a two cabin or three cabin arrangement. This particular yacht is powered by a single John Deere 231 HP engine, or you can upgrade and get two John Deere engines producing 160 HP each.
The Kadey-Krogen 55 has twin counter-faired skegs, an original innovation created by Kadey-Krogen, designed to maximize efficiency and protect the props! With an 18 foot beam, the 55 is able to have a large salon area for live aboard comfort. On the main deck is the salon and a rectangular shaped galley, one of the largest in its class. Like all Kadey-Krogen, this yacht is customizable to the fact of having either two or three cabins as well. The master has a full head en suite, this includes a shower stall. As for the engine room, it offers ready access to all machinery, equipment, plumbing and wiring; this is something that Kadey-Krogen is super proud of, who wouldn’t be?
A home away from home; this is what the 58 is considered to be. All the comfort you can think of is packed onto this Kadey-Krogen yacht. While this yacht is perfectly suited for any new yacht owner, it still wow’s the avid boater as well. There is plenty of room in the salon for occasional seating, sofas and a cocktail table to match your style anywhere ranging from traditional to contemporary, the Kadey-Krogen design and style team have you covered. The livability of this vessel is out of this world. There is increased outdoor space on top, which now places the Krogen 58 in an entertaining class of her own.
How to buy a Kadey-Krogen Yacht
If you’re interested in purchasing a Kadey-Krogen Yacht, a United Yacht Sales professional can assist you in your buying needs. We have experts on our brokerage team who have experience helping their clients buy a pre-owned Kadey-Krogen or build a new one.
How to Sell Your Kadey-Krogen Yacht
United Yacht Sales has experience and the product knowledge to sell your Kadey-Krogen Yacht. Selecting the right full service brokerage firm when selling your yacht improves the likelihood of a seamless and timely transaction. Listing your Kadey-Krogen Yacht withUnitedI Yachts, you can be certain it is in the hands of dedicated professionals. Over 50 years in business, our devoted Sales Professionals work attentively to provide you with first class representation.