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Houseboats and the Erie Canal

Houseboats and the Erie Canal

Houseboats and the Erie Canal The idea of creating houseboat communities along the Erie Canal has been of great interest to us at East Coast Houseboats. When the Re-imagine the Canals, competition was first announced it got us thinking about how the Canal might...
Houseboat Design at East Coast Houseboats

Houseboat Design at East Coast Houseboats

At East Coast Houseboats its all about customization. We treat each customer and their boat as individuals. We start the process by learning about the client’s expectations, what they hope to use the boat for. Are they planning on having overnight guests? Are they...
Tiny Houses on Water?

Tiny Houses on Water?

I think that my interest in tiny houses came first from my enjoyment of boating. Unless you can afford a very large yacht living on your boat is very much like living in a Tiny Home. The more time I spent researching the Tiny Home Lifestyle and looking at Tiny Homes...
Sales Tax on a Riverlodge Houseboat

Sales Tax on a Riverlodge Houseboat

Can Boaters Avoid Paying Sales Tax? Boaters who’ve heard about no-sales tax states such as Delaware or Oregon wonder if they could eliminate sales tax on a boat purchase if they simply buy a boat there. The answer is yes, but only if they use their boat in those...
Where Can I Dock My Houseboat?

Where Can I Dock My Houseboat?

Where can I dock a Riverlodge Houseboat? It’s a great question and you might be surprised at how many options there are to dock a Riverlodge Houseboat. Of course, there are all the conventional locations that come to mind, starting with Marina’s. If you are...
Welcome Home!

Welcome Home!

Welcome to our new site Thank you for visiting East Coast Houseboat! We are glad that you found our site and if you are interested in the liveaboard lifestyle you’ve come to the right place. We have laid out a lot of information about our houseboats but we know there...