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November 19, 2021

Nautical Golf

Dropping anchor in a sheltered cove to play a few holes of twilight golf, while the catch of the day is on the grill sounds enticing, doesn’t it? While on the surface, golf and yachting may not seem an obvious pairing, remarkable new innovations now allow enthusiasts to tee it… READ MORE

November 19, 2021

5 of the Hottest Luxury Timepiece Releases of 2021

The luxury timepiece events calendar, and the myriad high-end launches and hotly-anticipated releases they brought with them once ran, as you might imagine, like clockwork. The year would typically kick off in peerlessly sophisticated style with January’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (or SIHH, for short), followed by the… READ MORE

November 19, 2021

Offshore Beach Clubbing

Superyacht decadence just keeps getting better. Yacht owners are increasingly yearning to play harder and relax easier – the onboard beach club has made this possible. The stern has historically been the most underutilized area of a yacht, but boat and interior designers are creating exceptional areas for biophilic living… READ MORE

October 26, 2021

Electricity in the Air: Ferrari Turns Up the Horsepower with Hybrid Tech

Is there a 200+ MPH electric supercar or hypercar in your future? For those seeking ultimate speed, the answer will be, “Yes … eventually.” Before electrons take over completely, however, expect to see more hyper hybrids. Used in mainstream cars and crossovers to boost fuel economy, hybrid technology can act… READ MORE

October 26, 2021

A Guide to New Yacht Construction: Q&A with Nicholas Scherb

Nicholas Scherb grew up boating, so it wasn’t long before his career as a financial analyst for IBM brought him back to the water, where he quickly rose from deckhand to captain. Since he and Mike Carlson launched 26 North Yachts in 2011, Nick has visited more than 50 shipyards… READ MORE

October 26, 2021

Millennials Superyacht Owners Are Changing Yachting

A recent study by the International University of Monaco[1] infers that the median age of superyacht owners has decreased by about ten years in the last twenty. A similar pattern is expected over the next twenty years, with the bulk of superyacht owners being between 35-45 years of age at… READ MORE

February 16, 2021

Show Your Boat at Palm Beach International Boat Show with 26 North Yachts

The Palm Beach International Boat Show is without a doubt the industry’s favorite event, and it’s back for 2021. The dates for this years’ show are March 25-28, and we expect a multitude of buyers to attend. Drawing on the success of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in November… READ MORE

February 8, 2021

26 North Yachts Celebrates 5 Seasons of Selling Yachts

Now airing on AWE TV: Season 5 of Selling Yachts! 26 North Yachts has been involved with the hit show Selling Yachts since its inception, 5 seasons ago. Working with producers and crew, we have highlighted over 70 of our clients’ yachts totaling more than a mile in length, and… READ MORE

January 7, 2021

2020 – A Year to Remember

Not surprisingly, 2020 was a very different type of year at 26 North Yachts. We’re taking a look back at some of the things we’re proud to have accomplished in 2020. Naked Warrior Project Fishing Tournament   This year, 26 North Yachts again co-hosted the Naked Warrior Project Fishing Tournament.… READ MORE

June 30, 2020

26 North Yachts Appointed as Official Uniesse Dealership

Uniesse Exuma HTF5 Boutique South Florida yacht brokerage, 26 North Yachts, has been selected as the Eastern Florida dealership for Italian-crafted Uniesse Yachts. The appointment includes the East Coast of Florida territory from Fort Lauderdale to Jacksonville. The new partnership will focus on delivering Uniesse’s new Exuma line to the… READ MORE

April 28, 2020

Safety Precautions for Yacht Showings

Although showing boats is not ideal during the COVID-19 era, we have compiled a list of precautions to follow to ensure minimal interaction with others and to minimize the possibility of spreading the virus. Organize your showing well in advance. By notifying the listing broker in advance, crew on the… READ MORE

April 7, 2020

Preparing to Buy

As days of COVID-19 quarantine turn into weeks, and markets across the world continue their downward trend, there are still plenty of people who are finding a silver lining in this uncertain time. We’re connecting with our families, enjoying time to recharge, or learning a new hobby.  At 26 North… READ MORE

March 31, 2020

The Luxury Yacht Market is Changing

It doesn’t take an economist to understand the affects that COVID-19 is having on our everyday lives and neighborhoods. The pandemic has left no industry untouched, including that of the luxury yacht market. Although we are still in the early phases of understanding virus’s implications on our industry, at 26… READ MORE

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