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Second Time Around
36' Tiara 36 Convertible 1988

$ 48,000

Second Time Around is a Tiara 36' 36 Convertible listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Matt Mathews. Matt can be reached at 1-941-705-7147 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Sport Fishing and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

Super Clean and Fast

Repowered 36’ TIARA Convertible

Looking for a well-known oldie but goody then do not pass this one up. This 36’ Tiara has been family owned and cared for by the owner who is a Master Mariner/Captain/Engineer. She was repowered with 8.1 Captain’s Choice FWC Crusader Fuel Injected Engines with only 400 Hours.

She is fully loaded for cruising, fishing, diving or to live aboard.

Must Sell Due to Health Reasons


  • Price: $ 48,000
  • Days on Market: 735
  • Builder: Tiara
  • Model: 36 Convertible
  • Location: Port St. Lucie, Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 36 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 36 ft
  • Beam: 13' 9"
  • Category: Sport Fishing
  • Water Capacity: 85 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 396 gals
  • Engine Details: Crusader 8.1 MPI
  • Engine 1: 2001 400.00 HRS 385.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 2001 400.00 HRS 385.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Gas/Petrol

Step aboard this well-built vessel and you will see why Tiara is a well-respected name in the marine industry. The cockpit is wide and roomy with a transom door for easy access to the water for swimming, diving or to pull in that big fish. There is a cockpit shower to get the sand off your feet before entering the salon. On the transom there is a dive ladder to the water.

Climb to the flybridge and there you will see a well laid out console with all the electronics needed for safe cruising. The bridge offers captain seating as well seating for passengers. A NEW full enclosure keeps everyone and everything nice and dry.

Back down to the cockpit thru the door into the salon which is finished with beautiful Teak wood cabinetry. There is a TV, overhead lighting, stereo and plush carpeting. Moving forward to the starboard, there you will see a beautiful custom inlaid table with ample seating. To the port side is the galley which again is finished in high quality Teak cabinetry with a double sink, microwave and refrigerator.

As you move forward, you will see the head area to the port side with an enclosed shower, further forward to the bow you will enter the master stateroom with a full size bed and ample storage cabinets. There is also a TV in the stateroom and all this is cooled by the two on board air conditioners.

On those hot, hot days, this vessel is equipped with sun shades on the exterior to keep the heat out and allows the A/C to keep the cabins comfortable.

On the forward deck the hatches ALL HAVE COVERED SHADES. There you will find the windlass that makes anchoring a breeze with a push of a button.

  • The salon is bright and cheery with large windows for outdoor viewing
  • NEW window sunscreens
  • Sharp TV with ceiling mount
  • New window screens
  • NEW couch
  • Bose Stereo
  • NEW Carpet
  • Built in Vacuum Cleaner System
  • Refrigerator
  • 2 Burner Stove
  • Microwave
  • Double Sink
  • Teak Wood Cabinetry
  • Custom Table
  • Full Size Bed
  • Storage Lockers
  • Panasonic TV/VHS Player
  • A/C
  • NEW smoke and CO2 detectors

All Fiberglass with new Awlgrip on decks, window frames and boot stripe.

Soda Blasted bottom with new barrier coats, primer and bottom paint.


  • New coaming bolsters with new PVC backer boards
  • Fresh and salt water wash downs
  • 4 Stainless Steel Rod Holders
  • Dock Box Step
  • Tiara Covering Board mat
  • Flex Door mat
  • Teak and Fiberglass swim platform
  • Flag pole and socket on transom
  • Dockside TV outlet and an onboard rotating TV antenna
  • 3 New sea cocks with stainless steel lever arms
  • 2 New deck chairs
  • VHF – Icon M504 Radio with remote
  • Garmin GPS 2010
  • Ray Marine Auto Pilot 7001
  • 2 TV’s (Panasonic and Sharp)
  • Compass
  • Garmin 2010 Chart Plotter
  • Full Enclosure
  • Canvas Covers (Seats and Helm)
  • New 20,000 BTU A/C in Salon
  • A/C Master Suite
  • New Water Heater
  • New Windlass and Relay Box
  • New Platinum Spark plugs
  • Dual Xintex Fume Detectors
  • Charles Battery Charger with 3 batteries and battery trays
  • Multicolor LED lighting in cockpit with remote
  • Led circuit breaker/power panel lights
  • High water alarms fore and aft
  • Shore Power with 30 amp, 50 amp and other power cord
  • Zinc saver on ground line adapters
  • Dockside water
  • Generator on board
  • Vacuum Flush Marine Head
  • Sea Water washdown Pump
  • 3 Bilge Pumps
  • Owner estimates these engines use 30% less fuel then the original 454's and increase the cruise speed from 16 kts to 23 kts and WOT to the mid 30's.
  • 8.1 502 cu. in. Crusader Engines (2001)
  • Fresh Water Cooled
  • Multiport Fuel Injected
  • 400 Hours
  • 385 HP (each)
  • Direct Drive
  • New Hurth Transmissions
  • New Shafts With GFO Packing and splash guards
  • 3 Blade Nibral Propellers
  • All Equipment Manuals and Vessel Wiring Diagrams
  • Upgraded Engine Raw Water Pumps


This vessel has had multiple thousands of dollars spent on upgrades throughout her life. This vessel was originally owned by this owner’s brother and both spared no expense on her throughout their years of ownership. I also have had the honor to be good friends of the present owner and can assure you that everything on this vessel is on the up and up. This owner is very proud of this vessel and, regrettably, it has become too much for him to care for due to health issues. This is unfortunate for him, but fortunate for her new owners. This is a turnkey, extremely well-cared for vessel (except for a generator issue that needs repairing). The owner is leaving additional equipment with the sale of this vessel such as large fenders, shore power chords, deck chairs, braided dock lines and a Magna Barbeque. In my opinion you will not find a better vessel that has been updated and equipped offered at this sale price.

*Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.


Our Tiara listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 36' 36 Convertible. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Matt Mathews who can answer all questions about the boat for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


United is the largest professional yacht brokerage firm in the world with over 150 yacht brokers in our network. By listing your boat or yacht for sale with us, all 150+ brokers on our team will be notified immediately which greatly increases the chances that your boat may sell before it ever even hits the market. With hundreds of used boats and yachts sold each year, there is no better team than United to help with the listing and sale of your vessel.


Buying a boat or yacht can be a daunting experience with so many available boats on the market. Let the team at United take the guesswork out of your boat search by enlisting one of our professional yacht brokers. Not only will we listen to your needs about budget, docking and storage, and how you plan on using your new boat, but we will do the research for you by looking through the MLS, researching the history of every listing, and negotiating on your behalf. From survey to acceptance, the team at United Yacht Sales is with you every step of the way.


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