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Irish Yacht Broker Offers €60m of Boats for Sale at Southampton Boat Show
#southamtonboatshow – Dun Laoghaire yacht firm MGM Boats Ltd is exhibiting at this morning's Southampton boat show that runs until Sunday 21st September.  MGM's Gerry Salmon claims the The MGM Boats boats for sale stand is the 'largest ever brokerage stand at…
Afloat Magazine Summer Issue – Out Now!
#Afloatmag – A packed 64–page Summer edition of Afloat hits the newsstand this week, full of all the top Irish boating stories. Here's some of the highlights: EditorialIf there has been a maritime awakening, can Ireland expect its own Tall…
A Corby 25 for €25,000? Thunderbirds are Go!
#corby25 – A Corby 25 IRC cruiser–racer built by Harley Yachts, is on market, just in time for competition at the ICRA Nationals in Dun Laoghaire in June and Cork Week in July. Thunderbird has been well maintained and stored…
1720 Nationals Beckons With this 1997–Built Boat at €12,500
#1720 – You're in good time for the 1720 National Championships or any of this year's 1720 fixtures (see comment below from the class association) if you opt for this fun one design sports boat that the seller, MGM Boats, says…
New Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 379 Yacht Goes On Display at Dun Laoghaire Marina
#mgmboats – The first of this season's new sailing marques has arrived into Ireland from France via go–ahead yacht brokers MGM Boats Ltd. The new 2014 Sun Odyssey 379, is on display at Dun Laoghaire marina today. For those interested…
Mini Tonner 'Toy Yot' is For Sale
#boatsforsale – Toy Yot, the Evolution Glass Onion Mini Tonner with a great racing pedigree is for sale on Afloat's boats for sale website. Toy Yot had a clean sweep of race wins in class 4 in the ICRA'S 2012…
#marinefinance – In a Spring–time boost for the Irish marine industry, boat finance is being made available for the first time in over five years through niche Dublin finance house First Finance and Leasing Ltd (FFL). It's the first time…
Irish Half Ton Cup Contender 'King One' Goes Up for Sale
#boatsforsale –  King One, the Howth Yacht Club based Half tonner that has competed for Ireland with success at Ramsgate week, the Isle of Wight and the Half ton Cup, is up for sale at €29,950. Skipper Dave Cullen, who…
Mini Maxi Yacht Loki with Irish Connections is Up for Sale
#boatsforsale– The mini Maxi Loki in which Dublin Sailor Gordon Maguire won the 2011 Rolex Sydney-Hobart Race, a high point in his career as a leading international professional sailor based in Australia, is now for sale.   Loki is a…
Beneteau Oceanis 38 & 55 Generate Cruising Interest for BJ Marine
#bjmarine – Last season saw Irish boat sales firm BJ Marine deliver several debut models to new Irish owners and that trend looks set to continue after September's Southampton Boat Show this season too. The Irish boat dealer attended the…
Latest Boats for Sale to Get You Afloat this Season
#boatsforsale – Is 2013 the season to get into boating? If so the Afloat Boats for sale site has a great selection of new and used yachts, dinghies, motor cruisers, RIBs and speedboats for sale on the Irish market. Here's…
Gardline Order Third Newbuild from Arklow Boatbuilders
#NEWBUILD – Gardline Marine UK returned to Arklow Marine Services, having placed an order for a third windfarm service vessel, though on this occasion to a totally new design, writes Jehan Ashmore. The 19m newbuild is to be constructed with…
Quarter Tonner 'Supernova' is on the Market for €13,750
#boatsforsale – Looking for a great performer for club racing or a chance to join the growing Quarter Ton Fleet in time for the European Championships in Ireland 2013? €13,750 gets you the professionally refitted Quarter Tonner Supernova that has…
Price Drop for Beneteau First 32 for Sale in Cork, Now Priced Under €20K
#boatsforsale– Crosshaven boatyard has just reduced the price of a 1982 Beneteau First 32 on its books from €25,900 to €19,900 which broker Hugh Mockler says reflects 'excellent value'. Full details of the yacht are on the boats for sale…
1995 Maxi 1000 Sailing Cruiser Reduced by €3,000
#BOATSFORSALE – The 1995 Maxi 1000 for sale through Crosshaven Boatyard in County Cork has been reduced from €72,500 to €69,500 She is in excellent condition accordinhg to the broker and can be viewed out of the water in Crosshaven.…
Valiant 40 Offshore Sailing Cruiser Reduced by €20,000
#BOATS FOR SALE – In excellent condition, ready for more offshore sailing and now with a big reduction in price this Valiant 40 "Swiftsure" has been reduced by €20,000 down to €97,900.  Brokers Crosshaven Boatyard say she is very competitively…

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