BoatTrader.com and BoatsFSBO.com let people find boats for sale by owners, as of 2015. Each site offers several search options and tools that allow potential buyers to get more information about specific boats or submit questions to the owners.
BoatTrader.com allows visitors to search for boats for sale by owner by factors such as boat type, manufacturer and distance from specific ZIP codes. People can further narrow their searches by year, boat length and price using the advanced search feature. The site displays a list of boats that meet the set criteria, and potential buyers can further refine their searches by selecting only boats for sale by private sellers. The refined search tool on BoatTrader.com also allows people to search for boats by specifications such as fuel, hull and engine type.
BoatsFSBO.com has a tool to search for boats for sale by owners based on factors such as boat type, make, length, price and location. The website displays a list of boats, and users can click on pictures or links to boats to display information such as additional pictures, an overview, features and a payment calculator tool. Visitors to BoatsFSBO.com can print all the information about specific boats, or they can print only the information that is most useful to them.