Welcome to Essex Yacht Sales!

CPYB Endorsed Yacht Brokerage in Essex, CT featuring Downeast,
Trawlers, Express Cruisers and Fine Yachts, Power and Sail

Office: (860) 767-3013 Cell: (860) 388-8701 Fax: (860) 760-6797


About us

Brewer Dauntless, home to Essex Yacht Sales

Essex, a major yachting center, quintessential New England cruising destination and home to Essex Yacht sales

Essex Yacht Sales LLC continues to build upon more than a quarter century of of service for buyers and sellers of fine yachts. 

Unique leadership

Essex Yacht Sales is owned and led by Leslie Quarrier, CPYB. For over 25 years, Leslie has served buyers and sellers alike with her unique brand of boating knowledge, passion, and courtesy, earning the admiration of clients and fellow brokers throughout the US, by her unwavering professional values, her business success, and her warmth and charm. These qualities are reflected in Leslie's loyal client list, many of whom she has served multiple times over the years, as Buyers and Sellers, at each stage in their boating careers.

A Professional in the Industry

Quietly proud of her iconic reputation, Leslie gives back to the Boating Industry, in both her time and talent, as a long-serving member of the Certification Advisory Council (CAC) of Certified Professional Yacht Brokers (CPYB). She is a tireless advocate for strong professional standards, achieved by training, examination, and certification.

CPYB Endorsed  Brokerage

Essex Yacht Sales is a CPYB 'Endorsed Brokerage', meaning that all its brokers hold personal CPYB certification, and the policies and procedures of the brokerage fully conform to the  CPYB Code of Ethics This is a rare distinction. In the entire US and Canada there are only 39 other Endorsed Brokerages, and of these, just 2 others in Connecticut.

Essex Yacht Sales is a CPYB Endorsed Brokerage