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Is there any point at all listing between now and Christmas?

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MrsFogi Sun 14-Dec-08 23:22:20

I've started a bit of a clearout but realised it's probably not the best time of year to be listing - does anything sell at this time of the year? Also are prices attained usually lower at the beginning of the year because the market is flooded/sales are on/everyone is broke?

MrsSnape Sun 14-Dec-08 23:34:48

It depends what you're selling, is it the kind of stuff that could be given as christmas presents?

I'm selling console games at the moment and they're selling really well, but I assume it's people buying them as christmas presents. I'd imagine new year is a worse time to start selling personally.

sarah573 Mon 15-Dec-08 09:31:14

I've stopped listing at the moment as its very slow. Everyone is broke. It doesn't get any better until about Feb, when the sales have ended and people have a bit more money. The bonus of listing at the moment is a lot of people are thinking the same thing, therefore there is less on, so less competition. I think generally speaking if you are not desperate for the cash you're best to wait.

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