Team Galati is proud to announce the sale of a 2018 Viking 37 Billfish. The 37 Billfish, previously named “O Fishal Business” was listed for sale by Galati Broker Jim Nelson. On April 1st Galati Broker Anthony Gathercole assisted his buyer close the deal on this Viking yacht located in Siesta Key, FL. Galati Yacht Sales extends a congratulations to both the seller and buyer for completing the buying and selling process for this beautiful vessel.
Newly Named “Fin & Gin”, the 37 Billfish was lift kept since new and has only 210 on her Cummins QASB 6.7L 550hp engines. She is rigged to fish with transom live well and chill plates in both cockpit fish boxes. The Sea Keeper SK5 gives her as solid a fishing platform on rough seas as a much larger vessel. Notable features included a boat detail in January and engines and generators serviced in January.
Although the Viking 37 Billfish was very popular among boaters, Viking’s newest model the 38 Billfish fills a vast void in the sportfishing market with a winning combination of versatility, comfort, and performance. Viking Yachts 38 Billfish design and build are the same DNA as its predecessor the 37 Billfish.
The Viking Yachts 38 Billfish is an evolution of the highly successful 37 Billfish and another example of Viking faithfully carrying out its mission to build a better boat every day. The 38 Billfish offers simplicity and ease of maintenance, serving as ready-to-go fishing machines. As well as a versatile cruising boat with reliable inboard diesel power. This boat is sure to be a tournament contender with its day boat styling, impeccable performance, and versatility to fish for sails. The layout offers unrestricted access to its 86-square foot cockpit that is fully equipped.
Anthony believes the most important aspect of any sale is listening to the customer’s wants and needs. All while developing a genuine life-long relationship. He will always go the extra mile to exceed his customers’ expectations. Whether they are selling their current vessel or pursuing a new one.
Jim Nelson’s high energy and enthusiasm within yacht sales stem from his passion for this organization. His boating background began as a young child on Lake Lanier in Georgia. It expanded further when cruising to the Bahamas after college. He earned his USCG Captain’s License and has spent five years as a part-time backwater fishing guide. Jim brings a personal touch to working with his customers and takes pride in walking along-side his buyers and sellers, helping them every step of the way.
When it’s time to sell you yacht what factors should you consider when choosing a yacht broker? The answer is pretty straight forward – the yacht broker’s experience, a through marketing plan and trust, a name you can trust… a team you can trust. Team Galati brings value and expertise to the boating experience. When you are selling a yacht, you want someone who has boating experience, deep product knowledge, staying power, and passion! For nearly five decades, our passion for boating and our commitment to integrity before, during, and after the sale has been the driving force behind the Galati family and our team of more than 150 yachting experts.