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Old 06-11-2009, 12:52 AM
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is this bid for pgh pa on the high side?

a long story short, I bid a resi job for a lot that is 50 x 160ft.
there is a small house on it and a bit of trimming.
I bid it at $40.
the lady was shocked and said that she had bids for 55 to 70 dollars.
its all level,

I guess I am to low, anyone have any thoughts for my area market?
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Old 06-11-2009, 07:51 PM
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where in pa? Makes a difference.
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Old 06-11-2009, 11:23 PM
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a sburb in pitsburgh, about 15 miles away from the city.
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Old 06-12-2009, 12:23 AM
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a long story short, I bid a resi job for a lot that is 50 x 160ft.
there is a small house on it and a bit of trimming.
I bid it at $40.
the lady was shocked and said that she had bids for 55 to 70 dollars.
its all level,

I guess I am to low, anyone have any thoughts for my area market?
Gates? maybe if it all requires a 21"

Round here the big companies with cheap laborors charge $22 for a 5K sq ft lawn.
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Old 06-12-2009, 10:35 PM
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What suburb are you in? I am in McKees Rocks, your price Sounds average to me
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I'm north of Pittsburgh. I'd probably bid it about 40.
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Old 06-14-2009, 02:05 PM
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ok cool, so I am right around the average.
when she told me 55 to 70 I couldnt belive it.

I will try to find out who bid it at $70.

maybe they didnt want it.

thanks for the replys.
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Where is the property?
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