An Abstract of Title for Overseas: the Foreign Vessel Title Search Request

Have you been researching a vessel that’s somewhere other than America and aren’t sure what information you can trust? Did you try filing an “Abstract of Title” on a boat in the United Kingdom and find that it isn’t applicable? This is something that happens more often than you might think. At the Maritime Documentation…

Information on How to Purchase a Vessel with an Abstract of Title

If you are in the market for a new vessel, you must do your homework and become knowledgeable about all available possibilities for making a purchase. Buying a vessel that already has an abstract of title attached to it is a possibility that you have at your disposal. This article will give information on what…

Never Question Information About a Vessel with a USCG Abstract of Title

So, picture this. You are selling your vessel to someone and they request to know more about its registration history and financial standing. Alternatively, you are the one purchasing a used vessel and would like to be sure it doesn’t have any claims, liens, or debts attached to it. Don’t you wish there was a…

What is an Abstract of Title, and What Does it Pertain To?

An abstract of title is a legal document that provides a concise account of the succession of owners for a specific parcel of land or property. This document can potentially be of great assistance to owners of vessels since it can offer specific information on any encumbrances (such as liens or mortgages) that may exist…