SailNet Community - View Single Post - Buyer Beware
Thread: Buyer Beware
View Single Post
post #21 of Old 02-12-2010
elkscout's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Iraq (landlocked)
Posts: 93
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 8
This is really helpful. Sailingdog's comment brings me to wonder about a boat I'm thinking to buy. It seems really inexpensive (less than $6K), so I wonder if I should go to the effort of paying to pull it out of the water to inspect everything below the waterline. I assume that would typically be on the prospective purchaser, assuming it would be a costly method, such as using a crane. At the moment, the boat is in the water, so I hope a "sea trial" would at least be allowed. I didn't know about escrow, but would it be applicable to such a relatively small purchase? Any thoughts?
elkscout is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome