And, yes, I am keeping my eye out for the Southern Cross. I love the line and Ryder's build quality.
SeaQwest, you might want to look north in your boat search, especially this time of year. Here's a Southern Cross that might suit your needs.
Bridge Yachts Ltd. (Port Dover, ON)
I have coveted Amanda Lee from across the fairway for three seasons, and was surprised to see her listed for sale.
There are a half dozen CS 36 Traditionals brokered nearby that are in your price range, a couple of Niagaras, and this C&C Landfall 35 makes me pause:
C&C 35 Landfall Sailboat - City of Toronto Sailboats For Sale - Kijiji City of Toronto Canada.
There are some advantages to purchasing a freshwater boat, especially boats that only see the water 5-6 months a year. Also, a cruise down the Erie canal to Long Island is an easier shakedown cruise on an unknown boat than a hard drive north outside from Annapolis