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The Catalina and the Cal could be the easiest to re-sell.

Both the Catalina and the Cal can have rot in the coring of the decks-- be sure to check.

I've sailed the Catalina 25 for a weekend, and we found the forward V berth surprisingly comfortable (perhaps more so than the Catalina 27).

The Cal 28 would likely be more seaworthy, and easier to work on, and have arguably the best sailing performance. Rework of the interior could be a benefit or a deficit.

Standing rigging on all could be an issue, but not difficult to replace.

Of the four, I'd visit the Cal 28, but that's just one opinion. (Disclaimer: I half-own a Cal 20).
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