Anything local is gonna have the same rust, or worse. You really want a Western or Southern car, preferably the whole body shell. Otherwise you're gonna be fighting pop-up rust for the rest of your life.
1988 CVLX Formal Roof (Love Boat) POTM July 2019 & Aug 2020, 56K
E-code lights w/ relays, LEDs w/ switchbacks, 15x8 Ansen slots w/ 255/60 BFG's, Kenwood stereo, various hacks.