Where Extraordinary Adventures Begin

The N&J Difference

Since 1949, Northrop & Johnson has remained the authority on yachting and is recognized as the leading global yacht brokerage offering 360-degree yachting services in the purchase, sale, management, construction and charter of superyachts and luxury boats over 98′ (30m). We are devoted to delivering extraordinary services and world-class experiences for our clients.

Discover luxury yachts for sale at Northrop & Johnson. From power boats to sailing yachts, explore our exclusive listings and find your perfect vessel with expert guidance from our brokers.

Your wanderlust knows no bounds as you cruise across the globe to your dream destination at the hands of an experienced crew dedicated to fulfilling your every need.

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Your yacht is undoubtedly one of your most prized possessions. Your Northrop & Johnson broker will find you the right buyer at the best price possible in the shortest period of time.

Everything you need is in one place to maximize your superyacht ownership experience. We work with you to get the best out of your experience from Charter Marketing and Sales Management to Crew Services, Insurance and Marketing.

Our crew services experts specialize in accurately placing crew members on the appropriate yachts and guiding the successful careers of tens of thousands worldwide.

Discover the Ultimate Yacht Charter

Experience the pinnacle of yachting with Northrop & Johnson, where our experts are committed to orchestrating your ultimate yacht charter adventure.

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The Northrop & Johnson Difference

Honesty, integrity and extraordinary results

From yacht sales, yacht purchase and new construction to yacht charter, charter management and crew placement, Northrop & Johnson is a full-service luxury yacht brokerage. Our expert team of sales brokers, charter brokers, charter managers, crew placement and staff are dedicated to fulfilling all of your yachting desires and demands. Northrop & Johnson has brokerage offices strategically placed in yachting hubs around the world, ensuring access wherever you cruise.

About Us

Northrop & Johnson prides itself on creating extraordinary yachting experiences by surpassing all expectations at every opportunity.

Our Sales Record

Extremely adept in finding the right buyer or yacht for a client, our impressive sales record showcases the level of expertise by our brokers and staff.

Offices From Coast to Coast

Northrop & Johnson has 13 locations around the world

From the bustling cities of the Americas to the historic waterways of Europe and the exotic ports of Asia, Northrop & Johnson stands as a truly global leader in superyacht marketing. Regardless of your location across the globe, you are guaranteed access to our unparalleled expertise and services. With strategic positions in key destinations worldwide, we are equipped and ready to assist you at any moment, in any place.

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Navigator Newsletter

Stay informed on all things yachting and luxury lifestyle with the bi-monthly Navigator newsletters.

Northrop & Johnson partners with leading yacht builders, designers, and suppliers globally. Our expert brokers facilitate seamless custom yacht construction, guiding owners through every step, from selecting the right shipyard to legal details. With established relationships in the industry, we promise a flawless process from start to finish.

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From negotiating prices and contracts to coordinating surveys and sea trials, to providing support with ownership structures and legal matters, Northrop & Johnson’s brokers are skilled in all facets of yacht buying. You can expect a smooth purchase experience from start to finish, leaving you to enjoy the pleasures of stress-free yacht ownership.

Experience the world’s most captivating yachting destinations with Northrop & Johnson. From the Caribbean to the Mediterranean, Southeast Asia to Alaska’s fjords, unlock the perfect adventure aboard a luxury charter yacht.

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Experience the most customizable on-water holiday available with a yacht charter. After choosing your destinations your charter broker will work with you to personally perfect your itinerary. Browse our sample itineraries to see what’s possible.

At Northrop & Johnson, we partner with the world’s leading yacht builders, manufacturers and refit facilities to offer top-of-the-line brokerage yachts for sale. Explore our index to view boats by builder.

Explore the latest updates in brokerage, new builds, charter, automotive, lifestyle, travel, and beyond. Navigator News serves as your gateway to stay informed with pertinent Northrop & Johnson updates.

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Let's Start Planning

Northrop & Johnson’s superyacht charter experts have in-depth knowledge of worldwide destinations and in-person relationships with the captains and crew of all yachts in our global fleet. Completely private, and with endless luxurious amenities, a yacht charter is the ultimate vacation. Check out our Luxury Yacht Charter Guide to get started.

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