Pricing

Survey Pricing

Pre-purchase Survey

These surveys usually include an out of the water inspection of the boat’s bottom. A sea trial is also recommended. Our reports include a fair-market valuation, a detailed description of the boat with photos, and recommendations for correction. Most survey reports will be available within two or three days. Rates are as follows:
Boats under 30 feet: $550 flat rate
Boats 30 to 50 feet: $22 to $25 per foot
Boats over 50 feet: Please call for pricing

Insurance or Financing Survey

These surveys do not usually require a haul-out. Our reports still include a fair-market valuation, a detailed description of the boat with photos, and recommendations for correction. Most survey reports will also be available within a day or two. Rates are as follows:
Boats under 30 feet: $500 flat rate
Boats 30 to 50 feet: $20 to $25 per foot
Boats over 50 feet: Please call for pricing

Cruising Consultation

Steve is happy to meet with you to inspect your boat and make suggestions for safety and equipment improvements. He is also available to help you evaluate boats prior to purchase. The cost will be dependent on the services that you require. We usually charge $85 per hour or $600 per day. Please call for more information.

Travel Fees

We do not charge travel fees for Bay Area boats located in San Francisco, Marin, Sonoma, Napa and Alameda Counties. Trips to boats further away are charged at fifty cents per mile.