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Whats this trailer worth

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by laird006, Oct 21, 2007.

  1. laird006

    laird006 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    I'm looking at a trailer, picture is attatched

    It's a 6'-4" X 16' PREMIER TRAILER W/ 2' EXPANDED METAL SIDES & GATES. 7000gvwr.

    New/Used: Used
    Year: 2004
    Make: PREMIER
    Model: LT162
    Type: UTILITY
    Purchase Status: For Sale
    Selling Price: 1650

    Is this reasonable, I'm thinking about offering a bit less. I plan on going to look at it tomorrow.

    What do you all think?

  2. cpel2004

    cpel2004 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,415

    Based upon what I've seen I think that is about 400 to 500 to high. It all depends on how bad you need. But when I price trailers the overall condition and age play big factors.
  3. troblandscape

    troblandscape Guest
    Messages: 0

    This time of year 1300.00
  4. RedSox4Life

    RedSox4Life LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 1,743

    Another thing to keep in mind that a lot of people don't is what part of the country it's in. Trailer prices vary A LOT by region. In New England that's a decent price, don't know about your area.
  5. laird006

    laird006 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    I'm in the eastern side of Maryland. Delmarva Peninsula.
  6. mower&more1986

    mower&more1986 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 524

    wow that a very nice price a 6x12 open tilt trailer cost me 1100 new I think
    somedays I wish i still had it.
  7. GravelyGuy

    GravelyGuy LawnSite Silver Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 2,548

    That is similar to my trailer and I payed around $2400 for mine brand new. I would think 1300-1400 is reasonable if it is in good shape.
  8. outlaw1960

    outlaw1960 LawnSite Senior Member
    from denver
    Messages: 307

    That's a decent price, steel prices are going through the roof! See if you can get them to shoot some paint on it for that price, lol
  9. laird006

    laird006 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    The paint is no big deal. I used to do it for a living on cars.
  10. laird006

    laird006 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    Well i went and looked at it today. Its been inspected and all. Seems to be solid. I offered $1250 and am waiting a call back on it

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