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Re: Seller agreed to offer, but set a clause,"no discounts after survey"

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Originally Posted by Squidd View Post
So he already dropped his selling price and "now" you want to add(subtract) survey and sea trial discounts on top....??Isn't that double dipping...?

Seems you should start at the "asking price...subtract the defects noted in survey/sea trial (which may be great or inconsequential) and then "discount" the offer even more if you feel lucky...

That's like negotiating best price on a new car and "then" asking how much for my trade in...
thats the way it works with boats .Why would you pay for a survey before they except your offer?

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