Boat Buying Advice

Honest Boat Buying Advice

Personalized Boat Buying Advice

Looking to buy a new boat?  Used boat?  We're here to help with honest, professional advice.

Simply copy the questions below and paste into an email to us, including your answers to each question.  We will review your answers, and may reach out with additional questions via email.  If you dont have an answer, that is ok, we will help you figure out.  We will then provide you with suggestions or recommendations for your review.

Boat Buying Questions
  • Have you ever boated before?  If so, what type of boat or what is your expereience on the water?
  • What is the number of boaters who will be with you most (80%) of the time?
  • Will children be boating with you?  If so, what are their ages?
  • What do you want to primariliy do on the boat?  Waterski, tubing, cruising, entertaining, swimming? Give us an idea of what you think a perfect day on the water like might sound like to you.
  • Where will you be boating? Lake/ocean/river/all? Will you be trailering the boat or do you want to keep the boat at a marina?   
  • Do you mind doing work to a boat (cleaning, minor mechanical, etc.)?
  • How often can you go boating? Every weekend day, once a week, once a month? Give us some idea of the time you can commit to boating.
  • Do you have a budget in mind for boating? We don't need specifics, just a rough range of what you foresee spending on boating, which helps us provide options of new, used, etc.
  • Our goal is to help you find the best boating match for your family, whether that's boating with us, or elsewhere.  We're here to help!

Email us or call us at (973) 663-1976 today and we will get back to you right away.

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