It is tough time for some yacht owners and lot of them are trying to cut cost.
This yacht manager offers accomodation for winter in exchange of for day work:
"Are you newly qualified yachtmaster seeking accomodation for the winter ?
We can offer you a 23 metre yacht in Cannes to live on board in exchange for for 1/2 day wash down per week. The current situation is that the yacht may be up for sale and may require some day work - the right candidate could be put forward for the full Captains position for the new owner or current owner during the season 2009.
Please email your CV to..."