In January 2019, Mia Overton of Marina Dock Age published an article that focused on Lady’s Island Marina in Beaufort, SC. Steven Ekovich, the National Managing Director, sold Lady’s Island Marina to Tom Daniels after determining that he was the best buyer for the property. Tom Daniels embarked on a new career and a cross-country

In January 2019, Mia Overton of Marina Dock Age published a Q&A with Steven Ekovich (National Managing Director) and Brett Murphy (Investment Advisor). The interview covers topics from year-over-year comparisons to why owners are selling in today’s market. Q: How did 2017 compare to 2018? Ekovich: Based on YTD [year-to-date] Q3 from 2017 to 2018,

Safe Passage Through Hurricane Season

Thursday, 23 August 2018 by
Hurricane Irma

Every year, marinas located along the Gulf, throughout Florida, the Eastern Seaboard, and the Caribbean are faced with a prevalent threat – hurricanes. As we all know and have likely experienced first-hand, these natural disasters destroy homes, businesses, families and cause all sorts of chaos – most recently seen with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma last

When Golfsmith filed bankruptcy and Nike declared it would stop selling golf equipment the media decried this is more evidence the golf industry is in trouble. Well, is this true and are we in trouble? First, anyone watching the presidential debates knows the media for the most part, has become a dishonest perpetrator of creating

New Listing

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 by

The marina brokers of the Leisure Investment Properties Group of Marcus & Millichap (“LIPG”) is pleased to exclusively offer a marina for sale by the name of The Sailing Emporium, a premier full-service marina in the Town of Rock Hall, Maryland. Rock Hall is a well-known boating community on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that has long

There are many marinas for sale in the market today. A quick search of LoopNet yields 93 active listings of marinas for sale or marina related properties in Florida alone. Some of these listings are individual slips or racks, some are boatyards, some are redevelopment opportunities and some are operating marinas. These listings that are

Preparing Your Golf Course for Sale

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 by

A golf course owner’s options of holding or selling their golf course must be a pro-active decision. As Golf Course Brokers we advise our clients to consider several factors, including estate planning, tax implications, long and short term investment strategies and the current market conditions. Once the decision to sell is made, owners must be

At the start of 2016, the US stock market had erased over $1 trillion in value as falling oil prices, volatility in China, shrinking world trade, rising debt and deflation had most all talking heads telling clients to sell everything in face of a “cataclysmic year.” Midway through 2016, all three major US stock markets

Why Use a Broker?

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 by

We are a nation of do-it-yourselfers.  Nowhere is the do-it-yourself (“DIY”) phenomenon more evident than in the home improvement market where Joe Homeowner decides to tile his bathroom, build a deck, or install new fixtures without a contractor.  Whole television shows have been built around the DIY movement.  While self-satisfaction of a job done right

When Golfsmith filed bankruptcy and Nike declared it would stop selling golf equipment the media decried this is more evidence the golf industry is in trouble. Well, is this true and are we in trouble? First, anyone watching the presidential debates knows the media for the most part, has become a dishonest perpetrator of creating

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