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Re: Need help buying a good used sailboat/live-aboard

Also there is a huge difference between a 38 ft boat and a 48 ft I know it looks like 10 ft but the reality is that a 48 ft boat is more than twice the boat a 38 footer is.

In addition to purchase cost and annual maintenance cost figures we also need to know where you intend to sail. Some areas are limiting on draft/mast clearance/insulation.

If you don't have much then a ferrocement boat is a good option. Something like this CLICKY
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