Reports that first quarter financials for the 2007-08 year, which ended November 30, 2007, totaled €117,281,000 in their boat sales division, compared to €108,965,000 for the same period last year (1 euro = 1.47 US dollars). Bénéteau's total sales for the period, including sales from their mobile homes division, amounted to €165,915,000, a rise on €132,516,000 for the same period the previous year. First quarter sales growth for the company is reported as 25.20 per cent. Boat sales, the group's main business, are up 7.6 per cent, or 8.9 per cent on a constant exchange rate basis. -- IBI Magazine, http://www.ibinews.com/ibinews/newsdesk/20080009092746ibinews.htm
Chicago Boat Show
Chicago’s favorite boat show sails in to Navy Pier January 31-February 3, 2008 with more boats, more gear, more seminars and more fun than ever before. -The Beneteau 31 will make US Debut at the Boat Show. The MYS Team will be at the show to assit our Gulf Coast Clients. Please contact us for VIP tickets.
Murray Yacht Sales was awarded the President’s TOP 10 Award from Beneteau USA in Recognition of Superior Sales and Promotion of the Sport of Sailing at Beneteau’s annual dealer meeting in Annapolis, Maryland.
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How Many People Looked at our Listings this Past Month
The following are the number of viewers of our listings from Yachtworld.com and Boats.com. The list does not include the viewers from UsedBoats.com nor our website. -Hit List -Free Market Appraisal Request Form
YBAA Standardized Agreement Forms
YBAA offers members four different standardized, copyrighted contractual forms to help them in their daily brokerage practices: Yacht Purchase & Sale Agreement, Central Listing Agreement, Open Listing Agreement and Acceptance of Yacht. When properly used, the forms should minimize the possibility of litigation and disagreements resulting from the procuring of a sale. In co-op sales with other YBAA brokers, you will know what to expect in the way of documents to be signed. In addition, you have the support of the industry Association as a standard-setting body, which encourages confidence on the part of the seller and buyer. -YBAA Website
Murray Yacht Sales has offices in New Orleans, LA; Pensacola, FL & St. Petersburg, FL representing the new lines of Alerion Express, Beneteau (Sail & Power) and J/Boats for the Gulf Coast (Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama & Florida)as well as a full service power & sail brokerage firm.