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Boating Boom or Bust?

Millennials boating

Boatbuilders, brokers, and really anyone with some skin in the marine industry seem to be wrestling with the question: How can we attract more millennials (those born in the early 1980s) to our pastime? It’s as important a question as ever, considering that millennials have recently surpassed baby boomers as the largest demographic in the U.S., an inherently irreversible trend that will only increase. 

By Daniel Harding |

What’s the Brokerage Market on Large Cheoy Lee Custom Builds?

Cheoy Lee 125

We spoke to a broker who has a custom-built Cheoy Lee 125 listed on BoatQuest.com right now. Here’s what he had to say about Asian boats, understanding the market on a boat-by-boat basis, and what Cheoy Lees have to offer.

We spoke to a broker who has a custom-built Cheoy Lee 125 listed on BoatQuest.com right now. Here’s what he had to say about Asian boats, understanding the market on a boat-by-boat basis, and what Cheoy Lees have to offer.

By PMY Broker Insight |

New Boats Notebook: Elandra 49

Elandra 49

With a couple clicks of a mouse and taps on a keyboard, Elandra’s lead designer, Tom Barry-Cotter, pulls up profile-view line drawings of Elandra’s new 49 on the screen. He then pulls up the profile view of the company’s first model, a 53-footer, for an easy side-by-side comparison. 

Recently acquired by Maritimo Yachts, the Elandra Yachts 59 mixes modern styling with uncompromising Aussie quality.

By Daniel Harding |