Using Facebook Marketplace to buy used items can be a great and rewarding experience! Just remember to do your research, be vigilant, and don’t be afraid to negotiate.
How do you negotiate on the marketplace?
To negotiate a price you can ask the seller, “Is the price negotiable?” or you can just message them with your offer. For example, “Will you take $20 for this item?” I prefer to just message with the offer, because I like to move things along quickly. The seller might say yes or no or respond with a counter offer.
What happens when you make an offer on Facebook marketplace?
If a seller allows offers on their listings on Marketplace, you’ll be able to negotiate a price with them. After you make an offer, the seller will choose to accept or decline it. This feature is available on desktop and the Facebook app for iPhone and Android.
How do I make an offer on Facebook marketplace?
To make an offer:
- Tap in the bottom right of Facebook.
- Tap Marketplace.
- Tap an item you want to buy.
- Tap Make an Offer.
- Enter the amount you’d like to offer, then tap Review Offer.
- Review your offer, then tap Place Order.
Is an offer on Facebook Marketplace binding?
The way the BGG marketplace sees it, it’s not binding until the buyer making the offer actually clicks Buy. And they are not required to do so.
What is the best day to post on Facebook marketplace?
Tip #18 – For what it’s worth, I’ve found that it’s best to post your Facebook Marketplace listing on a Thursday, Friday, or Saturday. I think it’s because more people are willing to go out of their way to pick up an item on weekends.
What is Facebook Marketplace etiquette?
Don’t change the price on something without notice. Don’t sell an item to someone else when another person is actively purchasing it. Don’t sell stolen goods or items you got in “Buy Nothing” groups. Most of this should go without saying.
Does FB Marketplace charge a fee?
1. Does Facebook charge for Marketplace? No. Unlike other marketplaces, Facebook Marketplace charges no listing fees.
Are Facebook Marketplace messages private?
Technically, yes. This is because products posted in Marketplace can be viewed by anyone with access to Marketplace.
How long do items stay on Facebook Marketplace?
Listings will be available for as long as the seller chooses — they can remove it at any time. After the first 7 days, if your item has not been sold yet, you can decide to renew your listing.
Can you ship through Facebook Marketplace?
When someone sells an item on Marketplace, they can choose to offer local pickup or shipping: … Shipping: Buyers order an item with checkout to pay securely on Marketplace, and sellers ship the item directly to the buyer’s address. Many items purchased with shipping are covered by Purchase Protection.
Is this still available Facebook Marketplace?
Currently, Marketplace is available to Facebook users in more than 70 countries — but it’s possible your region still doesn’t have access.