Being the victim of boat theft is a nasty experience so we’ve got our top 10 tips on how to keep both your vessel and your belongings safe
Marine fuel saving tips: Save money and make your boat go further in eight easy steps
We all know that marine fuel doesn't come cheap - these easy to follow tips will save you cash and get the most out of your boat
Ready, steady, boat: 9 tips for starting the sailing season
The sun is breaking through the clouds and winter has finally released its grip on Britain – meaning there’s no better time to start preparing for the new boating season.…
Michael Schmidt & Partners’ record number of new brokerage listings to their ‘Boats on Show’ display.
The showcase runs alongside the Southampton Boat Show.
Buying a boat in Europe
There’s a lot to consider when buying a boat in Europe. In the first of our four-part feature, we explain how to go about finding a reputable seller and what…
Protecting you and your crew from carbon monoxide poisoning
Marine surveyor Tony Skeats talks through the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning and how you can protect yourself and your crew
Boat safety checks
Kitting your boat out with the full safety rig isn't cheap, but for the peace of mind that you and your family are safe at sea, it’s worth every penny…
5 ways to cut the cost of owning a boat
Owning a boat needn't give your independent financial adviser a reason to chuckle.Read up on ways in which you can keep your outlay under control
The expert-tested guide to buying a bargain new boat
If you're thinking of buying a new boat, follow these rules and you can't go wrong
8 questions to ask when buying a second-hand boat
If you’re in the market for buying a second-hand boat, it’s important to get as much information as you can about the vessel before you commit
Why buy a private boat?
Enjoy searching through classified boats for sale adverts in the hunt for their next boat purchase? Buying privately does bring a host of advantages
Finding the right boat insurance
When you come to buy boat insurance you need to shop around, not just for the cheapest premiums but for the right kind of cover for your boat and your…
Finding the right engine for you
What are the advantages and disadvantages of the various kinds of engine installation and which is best suited to your boating needs?
How to buy a used yacht
Buying a used yacht at the right price is an enjoyable exercise but it's important to follow some simple rules. Miles Kendall sets out what you need to know
Tips for selling a boat
Is it time to trade Up? Miles Kendall looks at how to sell your boat quickly and get the best price
Top five boat selling tips
Thinking of biting the bullet and selling? Here are five tips to help the process go smoothly
Twelve things to look out for when buying a tender
When buying a tender, often it is the bits glued on that make the difference both in cost and practicality. Here are some things to look for
How to buy the best tender
From foldables to ribs, the range of inflatable and rigid-hulled craft that can serve as yacht tenders is bewilderingly varied. Which is the one for you?
The benefits of selling with a yacht broker
Whether you're after a quick sale or want to get the best price, we explain the benefits of selling with a yacht broker
Putting boat safety first
We outline the kit you should carry and the safety measures you should take to ensure you can cruise without concern