Tag: Boat Sharing Contracts

How much should I charge to share my boat?

Anyone who has shared, or thought of sharing, a boat has had to face the question of how much to charge partners.  In a shared ownership or syndicate scenario the question gets a little easier, i.e., split all costs according to percentage of ownership for each owner.  When you want maintain ownership but share your […]
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Questions to Consider for any Boat Sharing Agreement

One of the primary questions we get at Nautical Monkey is about boat sharing contracts and syndicate agreements.  Specifically what are the primary questions we should be asking, where we can find sample agreements, and what kind of partnership should we create. We will be publishing a set of articles about boat sharing contracts in […]
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Options for Boat Sharing Relationships

It’s hard to believe that’s it’s been almost a month since the last Nautical Monkey blog. Time flies when you’re having … well … a break from writing blogs. And talking of time, we know it’s precious and the lack of it might mean that some of you haven’t had a chance to get out on […]
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Ready to start sharing a boat this season?

Ready to start sharing a boat this season?  Would you believe that 2014 is almost three twelfths over already!  Whatever your boat sharing plans and aims are for this year, you best get on with them. Time flies after all!  Sure it’s still 30 degrees outside, but there’s no time like the present to get […]
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New Sample Boat Sharing Agreements – Partnership, Syndicate, Bareboat Charter

Having a Syndicate/Partnership or Bareboat Sharing Agreement in place with your partners is essential to a successful partnership. A Boat sharing contract, like any good contract, creates a context for a smooth and mutually beneficial relationship between the parties.  It clearly defines the party’s responsibilities and expectations, outlines what happens if something goes wrong (i.e., […]
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Managing a Boat Sharing Partnership in the off Season

Winter has come for us in the Northern Hemisphere and many of us may have put our boats and our boat sharing partners in the background as we prepare for winter holidays and activities. Like any long term relationship however, a boat sharing partnership needs to be nurtured and fed during the off season. Even […]
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Top Five Questions to Ask a Potential Boat Sharing Partner

We have seen a myriad of different partnership arraignments work. Family partnerships, business partners or friends who purchase a boat together, relative strangers who become a member on a boat and remain for years – there really doesn’t seem to be a single defining characteristic that insures success in a boat sharing relationship. There are, […]
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