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Etiquette to responding to Best Offers

(5 Posts)
FreeButtonBee Thu 08-Jan-15 21:24:32

I haven't done a sale this way before. Had a lot of best offers for item to listed today and have just been declining them without comments. Should I be providing comments?

nauticant Thu 08-Jan-15 21:35:32

I write "Thanks for your message. I'll stick with the current price".

I try to be polite and business like on ebay and never regret resisting the temptation to be sarcastic or clever.

PurpleFrog Fri 09-Jan-15 10:39:52

Not sure exactly what you are asking.

Have you listed as Buy It Now with Best Offer? If so, you can submit a counter offer to their Best Offer if you feel it is too low. They then have 48 hours to accept or decline. If I decline outright I never leave comments!

If you have listed as an auction and people are asking for a Buy it Now price, then do as nauticant suggests.

newyear15 Fri 09-Jan-15 18:03:16

I never leave a comment either - why would you?

wobblywindows Sun 11-Jan-15 19:00:46

I don't usually comment. I set ebay to automatically decline anything lower than a price I set. When I get an offer I'll leave it a day or so, to see what else comes in.

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