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Can You Trade in a Boat?

Can You Trade in a Boat?

Trading in a boat is the best way to sell your boat. The process is simple as it eliminates all of the hard work on your part. You bring the boat to a dealer; they use their experience to determine the boat’s value and apply the cost to your new boat. If there is anything to fix, the dealer sorts it out.
Mangusta Oceano 43 yacht Namastè sold

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Hotels

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, also known as FLIBS, is the largest boat show in the world! This five-day event showcases more world and U.S. debuts than any other boat show in the country, which is why over 100,000 people attend each year.

25m Sanlorenzo motor yacht Jerico sold

New Listing | 33’ Riva Aquariva Super

Meet MIA MIA, our gorgeous 33’ Riva Aquariva Super located in Miami, Florida & is listed with our Broker Hugo Gonzalez-Kakouris.

MIA MIA, is a beautiful 33 Aquariva in like New Condition. Very Low Hours, well maintained Aquariva Super…

Boat Show in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS)

Did you know that the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show is the largest boat show worldwide? The show features the largest in-water presence of marine exhibits and boats, attracting about 100,000 attendees each year. With over 1000 brands and 1,300 boats on display, this is one of the best and must-see Florida boat shows.

Mangusta Oceano 43 yacht Namastè sold

Mangusta Oceano 43 yacht Namastè sold

Built in 2016 by Overmarine Group as a unit of the Mangusta Oceano 43, the 42.3-metre motor yacht Namastè has been sold, thanks to Ralph Navarro from Florida Yachts International representing the buyer and Overmarine representing the seller.
25m Sanlorenzo motor yacht Jerico sold

25m Sanlorenzo motor yacht Jerico sold

Denison Yachting has announced the sale of the 24.6-metre motor yacht Jerico, with Denison’s Sidney Ambroise representing the buyer and Arney Mendez of Florida Yachts International (FYI Yachts) representing the seller in the deal.
Women are the Future of the Boating Market

Hatteras 28m motor yacht SnowGhost has been sold

The 27.95-metre Hatteras motor yacht SnowGhost sold in Florida after nearly four years on the market. The deal was concluded by Peter Quintal of Denison Yachting who represented the seller, and Raul Faget of Florida Yachts International who represented the buyer.
Sold: Oceanfast’s 31m motor yacht High Line

Sold: Oceanfast’s 31m motor yacht High Line

Oceanfast’s 31.08-metre motor yacht High Line sold in Fort Lauderdale, United States. Victoria Ojeda of Florida Yachts International introduced the buyer to this 1989-launched yacht, while it was Justin Nystedt and Joe Lazzara of Denison Yachting who represented the buyer.
New owners for 46m superyacht Excellence

New owners for 46m superyacht Excellence

The 45.7-metre Richmond motor yacht Excellence has been sold. The deal was concluded by Alex G. Clarke of Denison Yachting who represented the seller, and Arney Mendez of Florida Yachts International who introduced the buyer.

28m Custom Line motor yacht S-Cape sold and renamed

28m Custom Line motor yacht S-Cape sold and renamed

The 28.31-metre Custom Line motor yacht S-Cape sold in a deal with Florida Yachts International representing the buyer and Jean Lacombe of Yachts Invest standing in for the seller during negotiations. The Italian-built yacht was delivered in 2014 as part of the Custom Line Navetta 28 series and has been renamed D’Vinci by her new owners.
Women are the Future of the Boating Market

Mangusta motor yacht Namaste sold

The 41.40 metre motor yacht Namaste, listed for sale by the Mangusta Brokerage Division, has been sold with the buyer introduced by Ralph Navarro at Florida Yachts International.
Women are the Future of the Boating Market

Namaste Yacht

Namaste is a motor yacht with a length of 42.3m. The yacht’s builder is Overmarine from Italy who delivered superyacht Namaste in 2016. The superyacht has a beam of 8.7m, a draft of 2.4m and a volume of 447 GT.
Women are the Future of the Boating Market

Top Florida Real Estate Trends and Predictions in 2022

The Florida real estate market is one of the most lucrative markets in the United States. Recently, it has experienced tremendous growth, and for good reason! As an international tourist destination with year-round sunshine, gorgeous beaches, and lively local businesses…

Women are the Future of the Boating Market

How to Get a Free Yacht?

Have you been thinking about starting a yacht charter business, or wondering about how to get into yachting? At Florida Yachts International, we help clients to buy and sell new and used yachts, whether they are seasoned yachters or just getting started. Our team offers knowledge and experience to help you find the perfect yacht.

How to Prepare a Yacht for a Hurricane

How COVID-19 Changed the Yachting Industry

When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit in the spring of 2020, experts in the yachting industry were fearful. It was almost certain that the pandemic would lead to a global economic downturn.

Women are the Future of the Boating Market

Women are the Future of the Boating Market

Women of the sea have been overseen for decades, rarely given the proper credit they deserved for their endeavors and accomplishments when it came to the yachting world. By powerfully highlighting the success of men, most were surprised…
How to Prepare a Yacht for a Hurricane

Dock and Dine in Miami

Nothing is better than boating all day and docking at a phenomenal restaurant at night for dinner. With the sun guaranteed to work up an appetite, some of the best restaurants to dock your boat are here in Miami.
How to Prepare a Yacht for a Hurricane

How to Prepare a Yacht for a Hurricane

Planning, preparation, and timely action are the keys to protecting your boat during a hurricane and overall severe storm. A cyclone may make you feel uneasy; however, it is crucial to stay calm and take action to ensure you and your vessel are safe.
How to Prepare a Yacht for a Hurricane

How COVID-19 Changed the Yachting Industry

When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit in the spring of 2020, experts in the yachting industry were fearful. It was almost certain that the pandemic would lead to a global economic downturn.

Catamarans vs. Sailboats

Catamarans vs. Sailboats

Most sailors are passionate about their vessels and often argue the whole day about whose boat is more efficient. Catamarans vs. sailboats are one of these vessels that many people engage in fast, heated arguments about which is superior.
Superyacht NFT Holder

Super Yacht NFTs

NFTs (Non-fungible tokens) have made their entry into the yachting world. These digital assets aim to offer experiential superyacht expeditions to enthusiastic yacht owners. They help offer engagement and experience virtually and in real life rather than exploring a design in 3D. Keep reading to find out more about open sea NFTs.
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Sport Fishers for Sale

Sport fisher boats for sale are ideal for dedicated offshore anglers. They are also great for those looking to upgrade from standard center-console fishing boats to a more powerful fishing vessel. Most sport fish boats have cabins and flybridges for excellent lines of sight.
The Benefits of Working with an Experienced Yacht Broker

Mexican Yacht Report

The Mexican boating industry is growing at a rapid pace and more people are becoming interested in boating. According to the Mexican Association of Boat Manufacturers, there are about 600 boat producers in Mexico. The country is also home to some of the world’s most luxurious yachts.

The Benefits of Working with an Experienced Yacht Broker

FYI Goes Crypto

Faster Transactions. Fewer Fees. Buy Internationally—the world of cryptocurrency. Purchasing luxury superyachts with bitcoin is not frequently used in the yachting industry due to brokers not providing that luxury for their clients, making FYI one step ahead of the game.

The Benefits of Working with an Experienced Yacht Broker

Crewing Your Yacht

Purchasing your super luxury yacht is only the first step of your exciting yachting journey; once you have completed that, it is time to plan out hiring the proper crew to run your superyacht pristinely.

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3 Fishing Destinations

Miami is the heart of all luxuries, and fishing is at the top of the list. With diverse ecosystems and mangroves, deep ocean species fill the warm, fast-moving water. Depending on the fishing experience you want, Miami provides you with endless options! From deep-sea fishing to flat-fishing, your fishing opportunities are endless.

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How to Buy your Yacht using Cryptocurrency

First-time purchases using Cryptocurrency may be nerve-wracking; however, here at FYI, we have made it our objective to help make the process straightforward for you. With the proper steps, you could be on your way to purchasing your first luxury superyacht with bitcoin in no time!
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Global Luxury Yacht Market Report

The luxury yacht market is one of the most lucrative markets in the world – especially in the travel industry. Over the last few years, it has experienced tremendous growth. They offer a level of comfort and style not found in other industry segments. 

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Center Console Boats for Sale

Boats are a great way to enjoy the water and experience the world. They are used for different purposes, such as fishing, sailing, or recreation. Center console boats are perfect for those who wish to explore the waters. They come in different specifications that suit various needs.

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3 Destinations You Can Charter to From Miami

The Bahamas is undoubtedly the number one prime destination for yachting enthusiasts. Being the
world’s most trendy destination to visit, you are guaranteed to be captivated by the beautiful…

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All About Florida Yachts International in Miami

When yacht shopping, you need to get the best vessel that suits your needs. The best way to get your dream yacht is by choosing a reputable, certified, and experienced yacht dealer.

Majesty Yachts USA announces sale of two Majesty 140 superyachts

Majesty Yachts USA has announced the sale of two Majesty 140 superyachts to American buyers. Greg Terraglio, Managing Partner of Majesty Yachts USA, in partnership with Andrew Miles from Miles Yacht Group brokered the deal on hull number 3.

Watch: Webinar With The Yacht Guy And Florida Yachts International’s Ralph Navarro

This past weekend, Haute Yachts held a virtual “deck-side” conversation with The Yacht Guy and Florida Yachts International Owner and Brand Ambassador Ralph Navarro on the yachting industry’s latest as quarantine and restrictions are close to being lifted.

FYI Miami Boat Show 2020 Launches Brokerage Firm’s Exclusive Showcase

Florida Yachts International (FYI) capped off a busy February in Miami by holding its own boat show. It is the first local brokerage firm to ever do so. It joined the Miami International Boat Show and the Miami Yacht Show as a premier sea-worthy experience.

Haute Living Celebrates Luis Fonsi Cover Launch With PARAMOUNT Miami Worldcenter & FYI Yachts At El Tucán

Gracing the coveted Miami Art Issue of Haute Living is none other than Latin singing sensation, Luis Fonsi. To celebrate the launch of his cover, Haute Living, together with PARAMOUNT …

Luxury yacht industry in Florida has best sales year

The luxury yacht industry in Florida is enjoying its most successful year, with record numbers of boats sold and registered. Multiple companies in Miami have reaped the benefits, saying that 2017 has been their best year in selling yachts and they expect more with over a month left and the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show just concluded.

Introducing FYI Yacht Charter Expert Gala Tressler

Raised in Guam, Tressler was always on the water one way or another. With experiences in the fine jewelry and retail business development industry, Gala crafts luxurious experiences for clients in Miami and the Caribbean aboard some of Miami’s most sought-after yachts.

Haute Partners: Florida Yachts International

Florida Yachts International (FYI) is the number one shopping destination for luxury yachts and has a variety of vessels for either cruising in splendor or deep-sea fishing in style. FYI sells some of the world’s finest brands of motor yachts…

Rafael Barca On FYI’s Superyacht Division

Sat aboard Blue Ocean at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, we spoke with Rafael Barca of FYI’s (Florida Yachts International) Superyacht Division to find out more about the inception of the brokerage firm and the influx of activity surrounding the US market.

FYI On The Current Brokerage Climate

Based in Miami, Florida Yachts International (FYI) has been perfectly position to capitalise on the recent resurgence of the American yachting market.

New Latin America Dealer for The Italian Sea Group

FYI Superyachts is the newest division of Florida Yachts International a worldwide leader in yachting, brokerage, purchase, new construction and luxury yacht charter. FYI is moving to a new face of custom build mega yachts, Ralph Navarro its CEO and founder said in a statement “I’m pleased to announce this joint venture with Admiral Tecnomar.

Live the Luxury Lifestyle with Florida Yachts International

The yachting industry is the pinnacle of luxury and decadence. It is a growing $6.5 billion-dollar industry and at Florida Yachts International, we want to be the experienced hand that guides you into the luxury lifestyle.

Superhero Bridger Walker visits Miami for adventure in ‘big boat’

MIAMI – The seven-year-old boy from Wyoming whose training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu might have prepared him to bravely shield his little sister from an attack by a German Shepherd-mix is in Miami this week.

Florida Yachts International Welcomes Yachting New Yorkers

Without a doubt, Miami is one of the hottest cities in the world. Boasting world-class entertainment, real estate, yachting and an incredibly colorful lifestyle, Miami is quickly becoming New Yorkers’ top lifestyle destination vacation spot, and even becoming their home.

Florida Yachts International On Miami’s Exploding Yacht Industry

Over the past year, the yachting industry in Miami has exploded. From buying to chartering, the last eight months have been on fire. Led by a team of experienced brokers, Florida Yachts International has been at the forefront of the yachting extravaganza that is taking over Miami.

FYI Charters Shares How To Offset The Costs Of Owning A Yacht

Owning your own yacht is one of the most rewarding experiences you’ll have. Whether sharing moments with family or catching that uncatchable fish, offering your yacht for charter makes it even better by offsetting the cost.

FYI’s Ralph Navarro Shares His Guide To Miami With Haute Secrets

Born in Havana Cuba and spending his early years in Puerto Rico, Ralph Navarro moved to Miami in the early eighties putting himself through College; excelling not only on the baseball field but in academics as well.

7-year-old hero who saved his sister from vicious dog attack given South Florida VIP yacht experience

COCONUT GROVE, Fla. – Young Bridger Walker is a hero. He made national headlines after saving his little sister from a vicious dog attack.

South Florida business owner gifts yacht holiday to boy who saved sister from dog

COCONUT GROVE, FLA. (WSVN) – – A Wyoming boy who made national headlines after he saved his sister from a dog that went on the attack has received a special invitation from the owner of a South Florida yacht company.

Marine Industry: FYI International Sell 6 Italian-Built Yachts to Kick-Off 2016

Miami’s very own FYI International continues to enforce it’s a reputation as a global leader throughout the yachting industry. At the end of January 2016, FYI International announced the closing sale of 6 offers all made on Italian-built yachts grossing a combined total of USD $26 Million.

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