TMC President Phillip Berman shares 14 tips for making catamaran sailing safer and more pleasurable for cruisers.read more
How Will The Hurricanes Impact The Catamaran Market?
How will the recent storms in the Caribbean impact the catamaran market for buyers and sellers in today’s market and going forward? TMC President Phillip Berman and Sales Manager Andrew Holland are here to help shed light.read more
ARE YOU A SPREADSHEET GUY?
A spreadsheet is only as accurate as the information you feed it. Just remember that in yachting, everything is a compromise, there is no perfect boat, and the best you can do is seek to find the boat that best suits your needs and agenda in a price point you can afford.read more
CAN A CATAMARAN REALLY SAIL UPWIND?
For the most part, there are only four things you can do to greatly improve the upwind performance of cats beyond making them super light, lean and long.read more
We all know that boats, unlike real estate, tend to depreciate. For those who are about to buy a catamaran, the question is: How much will it depreciate?read more
CATAMARAN VS MONOHULL
Speed under sail, comfort underway, maneuverability and cost ~ Catamaran vs. Monohull ~ factors to consider when deciding which is best for you?read more
DAGGERBOARDS VS KEELS
Daggerboards vs. keels ~ which is best for me?read more
LESSONS LEARNED FROM A FREE SPIRIT
Read the personal insights and lessons learned by a cruiser after sailing his Dolphin 460 catamaran over 28,000 miles.read more
POST SURVEY NEGOTIATIONS
Negotiating the terms of acceptance after the survey is completed is one of the most challenging aspects of a yacht sale. Check out these tips on getting the sale to the finish line.read more
SAILDRIVES OR STRAIGHT SHAFTS? WHICH IS BEST FOR ME?
One of the “Must Have’s” we are getting from some buyers these days is: “straight shaft engines.” What are the advantages and disadvantages of each?read more
SELLER’S GUIDE TO YACHT SALES
Fourteen things you should do to sell your boat quickly at the best possible priceread more
THE 14 BIGGEST MISTAKES WHEN PURCHASING A USED CATAMARAN AND HOW TO AVOID THEM
Establishing a Bristol value is key to making the right decision for your catamaran purchaseread more
THE 14 BIGGEST MISTAKES WHEN PURCHASING A USED CAT…AND HOW TO AVOID THEM PART TWO
Understanding the brand’s impact on its resale value should be taken into consideration when making your decision to purchase a catamaranread more
THE PERILS OF INTERNET CATAMARAN SHOPPING
Shopping for a catamaran on the internet? HERE ARE 6 QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN CHOOSING A YACHT BROKERread more
THE TEN COMMANDMENTS OF BUYING A CATAMARAN
While choosing the right catamaran is a highly personal matter, most of us can avoid a serious buying blunder if we pay careful attention to the following ten commandments of catamaran buying ~read more
Currency fluctuations, condition and brand can all factor into depreciation. If you want to avoid depreciation, take care of your boat.read more
PLACING A BOAT INTO BARE BOAT CHARTER
The ups and downs of non-guaranteed revenue programsread more