NASBLA Award for Caroline

Copied from the official NASBLA Press Release found here: https://community.nasbla.org/blogs/taylor-matsko/2020/03/10/mantel-presented-with-nasbla-award Mantel presented with NASBLA Award Caroline Mantel, from BoatHistoryReport.com and Vice Chair of NASBLA's Vessel Identification, Registration & Titling (VIRT) Committee, was awarded the prestigious NASBLA Award during the 2020 NASBLA State RBS Workshop in Lexington, Kentucky. The NASBLA Award is given in appreciation to … Continue reading NASBLA Award for Caroline

COVID-19 Dealer and Broker Assistance Program

We're here to help by offering free access to our service for 3 months. The recent outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has significantly impacted the boating industry, especially dealers and brokers. We at Boat History Report recognize this and want to do our part to help our colleagues in the industry. We realize that social … Continue reading COVID-19 Dealer and Broker Assistance Program

Carfax for Boats Law

We were featured in another article on the passing of the Carfax for Boats Law due to our participation on helping get it passed.  We've been called the Carfax for boats for years because #BoatsCantTalk #Carfaxforboats #BoatsCantTalk https://www.jacksonville.com/lifestyle/20190621/carfax-for-boats-law-lowers-chance-of-buying-damaged-vessel Carfax for boats law lowers chance of buying damaged vessel By Palak Patel / ppatel@jacksonville.com Posted Jun 21, 2019 at 2:20 PM … Continue reading Carfax for Boats Law

‘Carfax for boats’ law will alert buyers to vessels’ shady pasts

"Even if that happens, BoatHistoryReport.com will remain the primary research source for prospective buyers who might not have an opportunity to see a title until sales negotiations are well underway, she said." Boat History Report is proud to have played a critical role in helping to bring the Uniform Certificate of Title for Vessels Act … Continue reading ‘Carfax for boats’ law will alert buyers to vessels’ shady pasts

Not sure what the difference between a recall and advisory is?

You're not alone.  A big thanks to BoatUS for helping to explain the difference and why they are important! Some highlights: A “safety recall” involves a safety problem that relates to a boat or associated equipment that is less than 10 years old. The recall must pertain to a violation of federal safety regulations or … Continue reading Not sure what the difference between a recall and advisory is?

Judging a Boat by Its Gelcoat

Picture yourself enjoying a Saturday on the water when suddenly your boat bursts into flames or starts taking on water. Sound terrible? Without knowing the history of a boat before you buy, this nightmare could become a reality quicker than you think. Boats are frequently involved in accidents that cause lasting consequences for owners down … Continue reading Judging a Boat by Its Gelcoat

Updated Site Design with Dealer/Broker Focus

Boat History Report is very excited to announce the release of our updated site design which includes an enhanced features for the dealer and broker community!  Read more below. BOAT HISTORY REPORT LAUNCHES NEW DEALER/BROKER FOCUSED WEBSITE Orlando, FL - (June 24, 2015) – Boat History Report, the leading provider of boat and yacht history reports, … Continue reading Updated Site Design with Dealer/Broker Focus

BHR excited to announce our new Strategic Partner, NICB

With hundreds of thousands of potential buyers attending boat shows in the upcoming months, Boat History Report’s (BHR) strategic partnership with the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) could not have come at a better time.  This new partnership will help to further prevent boat buyers from unknowingly purchasing stolen and salvaged boats being sold without … Continue reading BHR excited to announce our new Strategic Partner, NICB

Twas the Night Before Christmas

TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS and all through the boat, The bilge pumps were hustling to keep us afloat,  The children were nestled all snug in their berths, (We sleep here most nights to get our money's worth)As Ma read Jackie Collins and I guzzled beer,  She said “You've had enough, now come to bed … Continue reading Twas the Night Before Christmas