Find used sailboats for sale at local marine or yachting clubs. Browse newspapers and sailing publications for used sailboat listings, and check for used sailboat availability online. Online sailboat markets include BoatTrader.com, SailboatListings.com, eBay.com, YachtWorld.com and Sailboat-Cruising.com.
Marine and yachting clubs often employ an on-site sailboat broker who provides a list of local sailboats available for purchase. Additionally, clubs post listings for club members seeking to sell their boats. Shopping locally for used sailboats allows the buyer to inspect the boat before purchase.
Find classified ads and listings for used sailboats in local newspapers and regional and national sailing magazines. Boat dealers and private sellers post used sailboat advertisements in these publications.
Online marketplaces offer the largest and most varied selection of used sailboats for sale. Shopping for a used sailboat online eliminates geographical restrictions and ensures that buyers can find fair prices for sailboats.
All online sailboat markets allow buyers to search nationwide and filter these searches by region, sailboat size, age, price and type. eBay.com allows shoppers to bid on used sailboats. Other boat markets such as SailboatListings.com and BoatTrader.com facilitate communication between the seller and potential buyer, allowing buyers to negotiate aspects such as price, shipping and delivery.