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Ep2: Buying a used sailboat in the Mediterranean. Research, logistics, and purchase process.

Buying a used sailboat can be a daunting task. Especially if you are buying in a foreign country on the other side of the world. In this video, we are going to share our end-to-end boat buying process in the Mediterranian. From prep work to offer, from negotiation to registration.

Are you interested in buying a used sailboat abroad? This video shares my experience as an American buying a used sailboat in the Mediterranean. However, much of the content will apply to boat shopping in the Caribbean and elsewhere in the world. We will dive into many topics – planning, identifying the right boat, preparation, logistics, charter vs privately owned vessels, working with brokers, purchase agreements, surveys, sea trials VAT, temporary importation, flagging, and more! I will share my sample tools to help you in your sailboat search, such as a database template, checklist, and other supporting documents to help you find your dream boat

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