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Old 03-23-2010
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When I sold my Catalina 22 I made sure the boat was bright and shiny.

Then I put together a web page with lots of photos and details, hung a sign on the boat, put it on several C22 lists/sites and put it on Craig's list. Everything online linked back to the web page I put together.

The boat sold in three days and I had several offers. The most responses came from Craig's list followed by the C22 lists/sites.

The biggest thing was the boat was VERY clean. Buyers looking at this size boat see a lot of junk so a really clean boat really stands out.

If you have high speed Internet at home, chances are a free web page is included along with a simple web site that will help you create it. Have lots of pictures sized to about 400 pixels wide ready to upload.

Best of luck,
Jim
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