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BUYERS | First-Time Boat Buyers

"I'm trying to understand the true costs and risks of owning & maintaining a boat, and to avoid costly boat buying mistakes or buying the wrong boat"

Welcome to our new website. The site is still in progress, so please contact us if you have any questions. We'd be delighted to hear from you.

Welcome First-Time Boat Buyers! Which statement best describes you?

I know exactly what boat and I'm ready to buy, and I'm a first-time boat buyer.

At BASCO, the community comes together as one to help each other achieve their wildest dreams about life at sea!

Our community hosts a range of free events to network, connect and expand the boating community and to share the joys and pleasures of the boating lifestyle.

First-time boat buyers often need guidance to avoid confusion and bad experiences in their boat purchase*. BASCO ensures that trust is built in the community by showing first-time boat buyers through their purchase journey from learning the ropes to finally sealing the perfect deal.

*2017 First-Time Boat Buyer Research by Grow Boating

We are the first to provide professional advisory & consulting services, through masterclasses and 1-to-1 consultation, to help clients create the boating lifestyle they desire by getting the most from their boats.

“2020 Winner of the Singapore Maritime Consulting Firm of the Year Award”

Want more transparency, neutrality and honesty when it comes to boat purchasing? Or, need someone to trust when it comes to boat purchasing?

If you’re looking for trusted and reliable boat sellers and boat brokers, you’re in the right place.

If you are looking for after sales customer service and professionalism and

ease, reliability and safety of inspection, transaction and dispute resolution, you are in the right place.

Services for First-Time Boat Buyers

Buying Your Boat

Click HERE for Boat Advisory / Buyer's Broker services for First-Time Boat Buyers and Expatriate Boaters.

Maintaining Your Boat

- Maintenance Support Service for new boat owners

- Online Boat Maintenance Marketplace to find boat service providers online

- Set up your yacht maintenance App

Boating Education & Online Courses

BASCO Advise is dedicated to imparting knowledge about boating and boats. We help First-Time Boater Buyers understand the true cost and risks of buying and maintaining a boat, and most importantly, even if they should. We consult on new boats.

Want relevant easy-to-pick-up training and advice in all things boat related? Start HERE with this special offer.

About BASCO Boating

BASCO provides the most comprehensive Boat Buying Services. Tailored to your experience and your needs meaning if you're a Boat Boss, a First-Time Boater, or an Expatriate Boater or a Boat Guru, what you need from your boat buying experience is vastly different.

For First-Time Boaters, we have special events as well.

The free 2-Day Boat Buyer Expo is an education extravaganza with more than 30 speakers and sessions about all things boating.

Join BASCO as a Service Provider for First-Time Boat Buyers

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from Boating firms and individuals who offer services for First-Time Boat Buyers & Expatriate Boaters, and wish to join our community. Contact us to find out more.

Come On Board!

Your Trusted Boat Advisor


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