By Arlene Satchell, Sun Sentinel 9:07 a.m. EDT, June 5, 2013 Sales of mega yachts are turning the corner in the improving economy, according to some South Florida-based yacht sellers and builders. So far this year, there’s been a notable upswing in interest for new custom-built yachts of 80 feet or more in length and […]
May 1, 2013 Dwight Tracy & Friends proudly announces that Michael Tyrrell has closed on the sale of the 90’ Hargrave Enclosed Skylounge Motor Yacht My Lady M with Hargrave Yachts acting for the seller. Built in 2009, My Lady M accommodates up to 10 guests in four staterooms and has a cruising speed of […]
Dwight Tracy & Friends Yacht Sales is exhibiting at the Palm Beach Boat Show at Ramp 8, slips 849 and 850, and at Ramp 6, slip 646A. Blackfin Boat Sales, a division of Dwight Tracy & Friends, is exhibiting at the 2013 Palm Beach International Boat Show, March 21 – 24, at land-based exhibit #128, […]
Boating industry reports ten percent increase in new power boat sales in 2012…click here to read full report. http://www.miamiboatshow.com/press/news.aspx?id=18270
*** SOLD *** Congratulations go out today to the new owners of “Rochelle”, a 2006 Hatteras 68′ Enclosed Bridge! The 68′ Hatteras “Rochelle” is a turn-key, first class “captain maintained” vessel. Her low hours (685), and constant upgrades, truly place “Rochelle” in a class of her own. Trac digital stabilizers enhance her sea keeping abilities. […]
Congratulations to Capt Matt Rabenstine and the “Absolut Joy” team in the Sailfish Challenge Tournament out of Palm Beach- 1st place Day One; 5th place Overall; Susan McCart Top Female Angler (7 Sailfish); total of 18 Sailfish released over two days. 33 boats fished the tournament.
U.S. brokerages sold 1,670 boats in November, a decline of 152, or 8 percent, from the same month a year earlier, and a drop in powerboat sales was the clear reason. According to YachtWorld member brokerages reporting in their proprietary database, SoldBoats.com, powerboat sales were down 14 percent, from 1,457 to 1,257. Catching a late-season […]