Looks like you have found a boat to move forward with.
I stumbled across this one the other day, but could not find your previous post.
I know you are not fond of a wood boat, but if your primary need is a Live-aboard, this is a very nice looking and apparently well maintained boat that is quite local, (very little moving cost) and the asking price is good. Again, assuming the listing is mostly true.
HEALTH ISSUES, MUST SELL *** 1966 - 60' Stephens F/D Cruiser
I am assuming that the pictures are fairly recent.
As Mr. RT F states, the state of the engine room can tell a lot about the boat and the owner's up-keep - this one looked Excellent.
Best of luck with your search and the buying experience; it is not easy. The process can be quite frustrating, especially on larger vessels.
It is not like buying a car, and could take a good while to become comfortable with the process - patience in boat buying is a definite virtue.