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Connecticut boat dealers are pleased with reduction in in sales tax!

While advocates originally wanted lawmakers this session to eliminate the sales tax on boats, they see this reduction as a “shot in the arm,” according to veteran boat broker Hal Slater. President of Brewer Yacht Sales, which has offices in Mystic, Deep River, Westbrook, Branford and Stamford, Slater has seen a decline in brokerage sales over the last several years. Much of it, he said, is from people buying and keeping their boats in Rhode Island or New York.
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Jay Dougherty joins the BYS team Bruce & Johnson Marina Branford Connecticut!

Jay Dougherty joins Brewer Yacht Sales Bruce & Johnson Marina Branford, Connecticut
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Brewer Yacht Sales Expands to Maryland!

"We're thrilled about the new location. The Chesapeake was slated as one of our destinations that will contribute to the strong growth of our company," said Hal Slater, President of Brewer Yacht Sales.
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CMTA Boat Show 49th Year Attendance Up 33%

Attendance was up 33% over 2017, 14% over 2016 and 25% over 2015. First Place Best Booth Display - Brewers/Safe Harbor & Yacht Sales
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Brewer broker incentives continue! Team members receive a higher commissions working togetther.

Selling your boat takes a well-coordinated sales effort, best performed by an experienced broker with a proven track record. Brewer Yacht Sales incentivize our brokers to show each others listings and bring potential buyers to get your boat sold faster! Your boat is not listed with one broker - your boat is listed with the entire Brewer Yacht Sales team!
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Weather and sales bright at 2017 Newport show!

“We were delighted with the show’s outcome on many levels,” said Newport Exhibition Group show director Nancy Piffard.
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Norwalk Boat Show Sees Success with Increased Attendance and Strong Sales

Norwalk Boat Show wrapped up Sunday after a successful four-day run with a final attendance of 15,071, an increase over 2016.
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Brewer Yacht Sales - New Owner. New Course.

Brewer Yacht Sales will continue to operate at key Safe Harbor locations and will maintain its close relationship with Safe Harbor’s Brewer brand.
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Selling a Boat per Day - Brewer Yacht Sales reports its second consecutive month with 50 brokerage boats sold

Selling a Boat per Day. Brewer Yacht Sales reports its second consecutive month with 50 brokerage boats sold. In addition to selling 100 boats in 60 days, Brewer Yacht Sales also reported listing 34 power and sailboats in the last 30 days.
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Brewer Yacht Yards Spring 2017 Tide Watch

Brewer - Now Part of Safe Harbor Marinas! "We look forward to providing better service and better opportunities for all of our customers."
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