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Question Shortage of great boats?

Just read an article that basically said there will be a shortage of used sailboats in the future. Logic is that a large number of affordable sailboats were built in the last 30 years. With the price of the new sailboats, and limited suppliers, there may not be a glut of used boats 15, 20, or 30 years from now; less supply, bigger price.

As an owner of a 1974 sailboat, it makes you ponder. Interested in seeing commentary and thoughts on this compelling (my humble opinion) point.

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Kind of makes you want to leave your boat to your grandson, to help pay for his college education?
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