Why Use Whyboats

Why Boats was founded with the mission of bringing totally modern principles to the sometimes rather traditional and expensive world of Yacht Sales and Brokerage.

What we offer is all the essential services you need to buy or sell a boat quickly, professionally, and above all SAFELY, including:

  • A bespoke set of options suitable for our vendors, their boat and location
  • We are British Marine Federation (BMF) and work to their standards
  • We are members of ABYA, the Association of Brokers and Yacht Agents
  • Our team are professional, fully trained to ABYA standards, and experienced
  • Our offices are open seven days a week
  • Our packages offer by far the best value for money in the Yacht Brokerage market
  • Our experienced team are happy to offer advice on all aspects of buying or selling a boat
  • We advertise on over 50 different websites worldwide

Many of our principles and aims are already widely used in the Estate Agency market, as well as a host of other areas of virtual business. Yacht Brokerage is moving into the 21st Century...


Read what our customers are saying about us.


How to buy a boat

Full details on the process of buying a boat with us.

How to buy a boat

Surveyors list

A list of our recommended surveyors, seperated by location


Legal & Insurance

Keates Ferris Solicitors
GJW Insurance

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Why Why Boats?

"I’m pleased to confirm that Seamoon, ourSadler 32 that you were kindly marketing, sold successfully this afternoon… thank you for your help and advice in recent months, especially the bleaker months of endless rain when we viewing seemed unlikely. I’ll gladly be an advocate foryour service."

Tim Last – Seller Sadler 32

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Did you know you could add up to 5 Boats to your Pontoon?

When viewing a Boat you like, simply click on the "Add to My Pontoon" button, and it'll be saved here so you can access it later.