Which two months of the year will you be back in Canada? Might make a difference. BTW, there are some smaller (trailerable) pilot house motor/sailors that might be worth a look. Nimble Boat Works comes to mind.
S/V Boccata d'Aria
I'm not sure what Dickens are, but I think they may be important and I sure as hell don't want them scared out of me.......Izzy