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New United Yacht Sales Office Opens: The Barn At Pensacola Marine Center

By Robert Bowman | Posted On Feb 06, 2024
Updated On Feb 07, 2024

If you live and boat around the Florida Panhandle, you've likely heard the news about what's happening down in Bayou Chico. The Barn Pensacola is set to open at the Pensacola Marine Center and locals think that it will turn the area into a boating mecca. United Yacht Sales Emerald Division, led by Senior yacht broker Brian Franc, has opened a new office at the facility.

"We're extremely excited to be a part of the growth in Pensacola and at this premier storage and service facility," said Brian. "United Yacht Sales has the premier office location and we already have broker Matt Parson available at the office even though the project isn't quite completed."

The United Yacht Sales Emerald Coast Division is one of the top divisions in the company, one of the most dominant teams along the Gulf coast, and has coverage from the Texas coast to Destin, Florida. "Having an office at The Barn Pensacola allows us to greater serve our customers who choose to list their vessel with United Yacht Sales. The Barn will be the premier storage and service facility anywhere on the Gulf coast with hundreds of boat owners utilizing it every season. This not only grows our footprint for the Emerald Coast Division and United Yacht Sales, but will also create more exposure for our listing clients. We are excited for the grand opening in a few months!"

Some Quick Facts About The Barn At Pensacola Marine Center:

  • Will be the largest & most innovative dry storage facility on the Emerald Coast.
  • There will be 550 boats up to 50' in length.
  • There is over 100,000 square feet of indoor boat storage space.
  • A full fledged shipyard will handle service of larger sportfishing yachts & motor yachts.
  • Pensacola Shipyard longtime employees with many years of experience retained.
  • Start date: April 2024.

For more information about our new location or about listing/buying a yacht with the UYS Emerald Coast Division, please contact Brian Franc at (850) 428-0866 or Matt Parson at (251) 599-1309. You may also contact Bob Anderson, the General Manager of 'The Barn' at


The Barn at Pensacola Marine Center is located at:

700 South Myrick Street, Pensacola

LAT 30.41 (30°24') LONG -87.25 (-87° 15')


Below: A rendering of the finished project.

rendering of the barn pensacola marine center


Below: The Barn Pensacola is nearing completion.

under construction - the barn pensacola marine center


Below: The new office building. United Yacht Sales is the far corner office on the left.

new office - united yacht sales - the barn


Below: What a view from Matt Parson's office!

view of boat service yard from the barn pensacola shipyard