Tag Archives: shopping for older boats

Boat #4: 1985 Gulf Star 44

Come aboard as I get a full on-the-water tour of this impressive 1985 Gulf Star 45 Hirsch model, only 1 of 30 built, a moderate-sized, comfortable coastal cruiser suitable for a family of four.  Thank Brandon with Perdido Sailor, Inc. … Continue reading

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I Don’t Want Children, But I Want My Child

I once had a good friend tell me this.  She was a single mom who had her daughter at a very early age (eighteen) and raised her on her own through college and law school.  By the time she and … Continue reading

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#56: What Should You Reasonably Expect a Surveyor to Find?

“Why weren’t the rotten stringers uncovered in your survey?”  Many of you have asked this question so I thought it would be good to talk about this and pose the question to my followers as I am not sure the … Continue reading

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Boat #1: 1982 Pearson 36 Cutter

First boat tour kids!  We’re going to set foot on different boats to help you find yours.  This beauty is our broker, Kevin’s, boat and not only did he give us a tour but also some great advice for those … Continue reading

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