Boston Marine Surveyors
Marine Surveying & Consulting - Member ABYC


Peace of Mind Pricing

2017 Rates

Boston Marine Surveyors fees are calculated based on the type of survey, level of complexity, location, size & age of the vessel. Please do not hesitate to call us for an estimate, or to discuss the boat in general. We are proud to have the quickest turn around time in the industry. Our reports are completed in 24 hours or less!


  • Pre-Purchase Marine Survey: $15 to $18 per foot depending on the vessel.
  • Insurance Marine Survey:  $12 to $15 per foot depending on the vessel
  • Inspection Appraisal (Condition & Value for Financing): $12 to $15 per foot depending on the vessel
  • Damage Inspection/Reporting: per quote

Additional Services: 

  • Estate Appraisal: $14 per foot
  • Loss Appraisal: $14 per foot
  • Expert Witness: $150 per hour plus travel
  • Vessel revisit:  $150 per hour plus travel
  • Vessel Walk Through (No Report, Just Visual Inspection & Verbal Recommendations): $150 per hour
  • Oil Sample Analysis: $125 per engine
  • USCG Abstract of Title (Lien Search): $50
  • Deliveries: per quote
  • Orientations: per quote
  • Specialized High End Appraisal: per quote

Yacht Consulting:

  • Yacht Management including: scheduled visits, starting and running engines, checking lines, fenders, inspecting bilge area, system testing, etc. (Ideal for out of town boat owners):  per quote
  • Yacht Project Management:  per quote
  • Orientations: per quote

Contact Us

Kindly use this form to contact us. Please be as detailed as possible. Include the type of survey you are looking for, the year, make and model of the boat as well as its engine manufacturer. Also, please include the location of the boat, and the date and time that best works for all involved to have the vessel surveyed. You also may email or call us to make an appointment.

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