Re: 1979 Hunter Cherubini 33' or 1977 Columbia 29' (8.7)
What's your budget? That goes a long way to limiting your list of options, but as Chuck says there are a lot of boats out there, to limit yourself so specifically at this point is not doing yourself any favours. I'd guess that neither of those two boats would 'pop up' as the average sailors' 'top picks' in that range.
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)