Originally Posted by unimacs
The expense for me would be storage. I could maybe keep one on my property for the winter but wouldn't want it sitting in my driveway all year long so I'd need a mooring. They are relatively cheap nearby but much more than $50 a year.
You can also look for a marina that has a good boat ramp and allows to keep your boat on a trailer with the mast up. Saves a lot of time in getting it ready to sail. It might be cheaper than mooring and a lot easier on you and the boat.