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Singapore-Based Boat Advisory Company BASCO Launches Asia Online Boat Show & Expo

The Expo, for first-time boat buyers, will be accompanied by the Asia Online Boat Show, where businesses and boat owners will showcase their latest brands, boats, and products in virtual booths and exhibition halls BASCO Boating, one of the largest communities of boaters, suppliers, and boat enthusiasts in Asia, has announced the launch of a two-day virtual Boat Buyer [...]

2020-08-30T18:05:29+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Window to Sell Your Boat Now – Check Out This Research

Record sales of boats are being reported around the world, and enquiries are high. It could be a good time to sell your boat, but it might not last according to the Chairman of the Singapore Boating Industry Association. However, some boat owners think it is a bad time to sell, that the market has crashed, but nothing could [...]

2020-08-30T16:53:18+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Boat Sale Trends Amid Covid-19

You Have 60 Minutes to Spare in Calculating Boat Buying Costs, What Do You, the First-Time Boater, Do?

Here's a quick story about the time that we sent out a survey, with one simple question to our boating community, and what you can learn from it. Some short background first — we do like to get on-the-ground questions and feedback from our first-time boating community (and new to Asia boaters) about their key challenges and questions when [...]

2020-05-31T14:04:19+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

3 Game Changers to Selling Your Boat Post Covid-19

Amidst the uncertainty of selling your boat in 2020, here are 3 game-changers to the way boats will be sold going forward. Of these changes, some have been apparent in the market for a while, but some may not have been noticeable. An advance warning — If you’re a boat owner, one or two of them may be in the [...]

2020-06-04T15:32:44+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

[Part 4] The 4 Key Questions Before You Buy a Boat – #4

Reflecting on how much time you will have to use a boat, how engaged your family may be in the boating lifestyle, and considering what this means in terms of a boat buying decision, are all important factors to consider when thinking about whether to buy a boat and if so, what sort of boat! Having an idea of [...]

2020-08-30T11:48:05+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

[Part 3] The 4 Key Questions Before You Buy a Boat – #3

Memorable family holidays, time with friends, fishing and cruising the tropics are great goals and dreams to have.  However, with the scarcity of the three golden assets of 1/ time, 2/ health and 3/money; seldom do we have an abundance of all three at the same time! Deciding and focusing on where you will use a boat, helps in [...]

2020-08-30T11:45:53+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

[Part 2] The 4 Key Questions Before You Buy a Boat – #2

In part 2 of this 4-part blog series, ‘How to buy a boat’, we’ll look at question 2 of the 4 key questions you need to ask before you buy a boat. Before we dig right in to that question, let’s first do a quick re-cap on question 1, which was, ‘What do you want to use your boat [...]

2020-08-30T11:31:22+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

[Part 1] The 4 Key Questions Before You Buy a Boat – #1

Many of us dream about buying a boat.  And for some boat enthusiasts, sometimes and after a long time, we are lucky enough to be in a position to buy a boat. If you have never bought a boat before, it can be a daunting task.  Luckily with lots of information on the internet, you can find out a [...]

2020-08-30T11:29:39+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Boat Sellers — Covid-19 Are You In or Out of the Boat Sale Market?

It’s a challenging time for us all at the moment. And while some may say boats are a first-world problem, it can be a confusing and troubling time for boat owners who may be confused about whether or not to sell their boats, or what to do with them. And understandably so. Boat owners that we’re currently helping generate [...]

2020-03-25T11:54:47+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments