vessel documentation and boat registration


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         Vessel documentation services, state registration services, database services, and boat transaction services  for everything from ski-boats to mega-yachts. We offer a full compliment of services that can save you hundreds of dollars in boat titling costs. Be sure to browse through the extensive listing of selections shown on this page and discover all we have to offer.

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Vessel Documentation Services

Coast Guard documentation services for pleasure and commercial vessels. Your choice of our economical self service kit or convenient full services.

Full Service          Self Service

Boat History Search

Search for boat records from eight master databases all rolled into one. Identify boats that have been stolen, damaged, destroyed, submerged, salvaged, or recalled.


Boat Title Advisor Service

Consult with a boat title specialist about any issues, procedures, or requirements pertaining to state registration, vessel documentation, and ownership transfers.

Full Service

Closing Settlement Service

A safe and efficient way for buyers and sellers to finalize the purchase and sale of anything from ski-boats to mega-yachts. Handled by a neutral third party closing agent.

Full Service

State Registration Service

Register or title a boat with any state and record an optional security interest. Avoid the hassle of dealing with state registration agencies. Resolve defective title problems.

Full Service         Self Service

Boat Purchase and Sale Kit

Ideal for buyers and sellers who wish to conduct a transaction directly between themselves. Includes all necessary forms, instructions, and examples.

Self Service

Vessel Documentation Database

Search over 500,000 Coast Guard vessel documentation records online by various criteria. Download owner mailing lists and create various summary reports.


 Boat Deregistration Service

Delete or remove a boat from any state title or registration. Ideal for anyone who needs a certificate of removal  or evidence of deletion when converting to foreign registry.

Full Service

 Stolen Boat Database Listing

Affords individuals, enforcement agencies, and insurance companies with an opportunity for exposing a stolen boat to an expansive network of  interested parties. 

Free Stolen Boat Database Posting

Boat Title Report Service

An organized way of gathering critical information about a boat's title condition and its background. Ideal for buyers and marine lenders who need to protect their interests.

Full Service

Coast Guard Abstract of Title

An up-to-date report on any vessel that has ever been documented. Shows the current and previous owners, recorded liens or mortgages, and all other transactions.

Full Service          Self Service

Boat Lien Claim Database Listing

Affords lien holders with an opportunity for exposing their claim to an expansive network of prospective buyers, lenders, and other interested parties. 

Free Lien Claim Database Posting

Boat Loan Security Service

Ideal for securing or perfecting boat loans on everything from ski-boats to mega-yachts. Your choice of our economical self service kit or convenient full service.

Full Service          Self Service

Vessel Claim of Lien Service

Designed for anyone who wishes to record a notice of claim of lien against a Coast Guard documented vessel. Economical self service or convenient full service.

Full Service          Self Service

Vessel Documentation Removal

Designed for owners who need to remove or delete a vessel from Coast Guard documentation. Meets Coast Guard requirements when ownership has transferred.

Full Service          Self Service

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About Our Boat Title Services
An overview of our vessel documentation and boat registration services.

           Introduction  - is the nation's leading resource for U.S. Coast Guard vessel documentation and state level boat registration services. This includes our BoatScope database, which is the most comprehensive boat record and history search tool available to the boating public. You will also find boat closing settlement services which are offered through our full-service boat documentation and titling affiliate.

           Self-services  -  Our self-service kits are the first of their kind with respect to vessel documentation and boat titling. These easy to use packages are immediately accessible from our web site and contain all necessary forms, instructions, examples, and other resources to accomplish the task at hand. They are ideal for the economy minded and can save up to several hundred dollars in professional service fees.

           Full-Services  -  We are an internet based enterprise and our products are designed exclusively for online usage. In order to facilitate a complete range of services, we have formed an alliance with a full-service documentation company that can offer personalized assistance. A corresponding option is included with most of our service listings which will facilitate full-service quotations.

           Vessel Documentation  -  A complete range of Coast Guard vessel documentation services can be found in our service listings. These include initial documentation, re-documentation, status changes, ownership transfers, certificate replacement, and documentation removal services. All offerings are available as economical self-service kits or you can enjoy the convenience of full-services from our vessel documentation company affiliate.

           Preferred Mortgages  -  Preferred vessel mortgage and supplemental filings are offered as stand alone services or in conjunction with other packages. Supplemental filings consist of mortgage amendments, assignments, assumptions, subordinations, and release instruments. As with all of our services, these are available in economical self-service kits or as convenient full-services.

           Lien Clam Notices  -  Lien claim notifications of a maritime nature can be filed against any vessel that is actively documented with the U.S. Coast Guard. These include services, supplies, and other necessaries for which payment has not been made. Such recordings can be implemented by using one of our self-service kits or through our full-service affiliate.

           State Boat Registration  -  Nationwide state level registration and titling services for all types of watercraft are available from our web site. Our self-service kits include all of the necessary forms, instructions, links, and other resources needed to implement such filings. Start to finish assistance by a title specialist can also be obtained by choosing the respective full-service option.

           Title Research  -  Boat title and lien research is a necessary element in some of our services. Our self-service kits will therefore contain the applicable instructions, links, and other resources for implementing such research. In the case of full-services, a title specialist will conduct the necessary research on your behalf and apply such findings as required.

           Abstracts of Title  -  Ownership, lien, and mortgage research on documented vessels is implemented by obtaining an abstract of title from the U.S. Coast Guard. Our self-service kits and full-services will accordingly address such needs when applicable. Self-service and full-service options are also available for vessel abstracts of title on a stand-alone basis.

           Boat Settlement Service  -  Boat closing settlement services are available from our full-service vessel titling affiliate. These are handled in such a way that the buyer's funds are never at risk due to commingling or conversions. A title specialist will gather up all considerations from both the buyer and seller for exchange at the time of closing. This service can be utilized in conjunction with other documentation and titling services.

           BoatScope Database  -  Our BoatScope database service provides information on Coast Guard documented vessels and historical data for boats which have been auctioned, stolen, salvaged, or involved in law enforcement actions. It also contains resources for obtaining record-print outs from every state and facilitates owner mailing lists for documented vessels.

           Our Qualifications  -  The services offered on our web site are backed by years of experience in the boat documentation and titling industry. This in combination with our expertise in web technology has made it possible to implement our products in an efficient and cost effective manner. As a result, the boating public now has access to boat documentation and boat titling resources at very reasonable prices.

           Responsive Support  -  Customer satisfaction is the foremost measure of our continued success. We therefore offer comprehensive support for all of our products. Although time proven and thoroughly tested, there are times when our subscribers will need assistance with certain elements of our online services. Our customer support is therefore very responsive to such needs.

           Partners & Affiliates  -  Our web pages all contain a module with service and product listings from other web partners and affiliates. These include all types of services from boating supplies to specialized marine services. Although such enterprises are independent of our own operations, we monitor their performance to make sure such products are deserving of representation on our site.

           Choices and Options  -  As you can see, we have everything covered from Coast Guard vessel documentation to state level boat registration. More detailed information can be found for each individual service by selecting a choice which best suits your interests. This includes an overview of features, inclusions, pricing, and ordering instructions.

           New Developments  -  We are constantly working on new products that will enhance our lineup of vessel documentation and boat titling services. Our existing packages are also reviewed on a regular basis to make sure everything is up to date and functioning properly. Visitors are therefore encouraged to check our services page regularly for future upgrades and additions.

Check our boat title service FAQs for answers to frequently asked questions about our services.

Visit our services page for a full range of boat title services.
   ▪  CG  Documentation Services
   ▪  Closing Settlement Service
   ▪  State Registration Services
   ▪  Boat Database Services
   ▪  Boat Title Report Service
   ▪  Forms Review Service
   ▪  Boat Deregistration Services
   ▪  Marine Lender Services
   ▪  Purchase and Sale Service.
Choice of convenient full services or economical self service kits.
The internet's largest collection of maritime databases all rolled into one convenient search interface.
   ▪  Salvaged Boat Database
   ▪  Boat Lien Claim Database
   ▪  Stolen Boat Database
   ▪  Boat Accident Database
   ▪  Pollution Database
   ▪  CG Documentation Database
   ▪  Factory Recall Database
   ▪  Manufacturer Database
Includes a full compliment of boat title search resources.
A safe, efficient, and economical way for buyers, sellers, marine lenders, and yacht brokers to settle the purchase and sale of a boat.
   ▪  Experienced closing agent.
   ▪  Service available nationwide.
   ▪  Complete title & lien search.
   ▪  Arrange loan payoffs.
   ▪  Prepare settlement statements.
   ▪  Secure lender's collateral.
   ▪  Distribute closing funds.
   ▪  Obtain all seller releases.
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