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The folks at Marine Servicenter which sell Jeanneau, C&C, Tarten, nauticat and dehler may have some options for you also. The new pilot house at Signiture yacht sales from....dang it, can not remember the florida manufacture.........they also have benetueau and sabre.
Find something that is fin keeled, moderate disp, draft is not an issue in most places around here, unlike the east coast. So a deep fin will do you well for pointing as one needs to do around here, or downwind. Also one with plenty of sail area option for the summer doldrum months. IE a 150 lighter wt drifter reacher is a good summer sail, with a 110 for the winter, and something availible in the 140 range for normal work.
You might also look at teh 48 degrees north mags listing also, along with the yachtworld list too.
I also know a broker that has sailed his yacht he lives on from teh east coast to the southern puget sound area that he works out of. We bought our used boat thru him. A very knowlegeble broker. The folks at MSC are good too.
Other wise, used there are lots of Islanders, Newports, ranger, ericson, Jboats to some degree, that are in the cruiser racer mix, altho a lot less than you are thinking of spending, unless you do go new.
Also get something with a larger motor, due to currents and tides! ie the 6-9 knot versions thru deception, narrows etc.