Re: Sailboat under $5000 for Puget Sound
"Previous owner removed head (including walls) "
That should raise alarm bells. "Including walls" means they removed the bulkheads. What are the chainplates attached to now?
This Newport 27 sounds a lot better for about the same price:
Newport 27 Sailboat
boats that I sail on regularly: Pearson 28-2, Rondar 505, Yankee 30, Blanchard Junior