I don't know for sure about the price it does seem that things are a bit more expensive around here. We are not far enough along in our search to be into the bargaining stage yet so I guess we will see what the real price will be soon enough. It does look nice on the inside, seems dry but there are a few t hings that caught my eye that would need looking into. We have a bit more looking to do so that we can narrow things down to a few boats then we can see about picking one for a survey.
Capt Tom, checked out your website, very nice looking Columbia, I may check out a Columbia 29, late 60s model that caught my eye. He's asking over 10k for it so that seems a little pricey, maybe it will be really nice.
Thanks all for the replies, I still haven't found much on the Nightingale or the Windward 28 online though.