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Old 05-30-2010, 06:25 PM   #1
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2005 Grand Surveyor 272

I'm looking at this fine looking trailer ..and I am considering buying it ..

2005 FOREST RIVER Grand Surveyor GS-272 for sale in Takoma Park, Maryland -

Does anyone have any input ? Fair Price .. The owner said he would take 14K even. Less then 1K off the asking price.

I have been looking and looking for the past two weeks .. and found that MOST private sellers will most likely take 2K or more off a trailer around and above 15K

I found a Rockwood 2007 28' trailer .. listed for 15K and the seller offered it for 12,500 cash deal ..

I REALLY like this Grand Surveyor .. its real nice looking and looks to be well taken care of .. BUT its a 2005 .. for 14K

Confused in NJ ..... Any in-site would be greatly appreciated


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Old 05-30-2010, 06:35 PM   #2
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One dealer I have done business had a "blue book" of the wholesale? value of used trailers. The price sounds bit high to me. Refer to my post dated today regarding NADA.
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Old 06-25-2012, 03:14 PM   #3
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2005 grand surveyor

I have one identical to it, I would sell it for 12k. Let me know if you are interested.
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Old 06-25-2012, 03:19 PM   #4
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You can buy a brand new trailer for around 16-17K ....

I got my SV-291 for 17+K two years ago. For a seven year old trailer, it is way too much money ... just my humble opinion.

I purchased it in USA, in case my location confuses you.
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Old 06-25-2012, 03:46 PM   #5
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Ken, that sounds a bit high for a 2005. I would think 11-12,000 would be more reasonable.
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Old 06-25-2012, 07:24 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by T.Kott View Post
Ken, that sounds a bit high for a 2005. I would think 11-12,000 would be more reasonable.
Ken's post was from over 2 years ago and he never posted back on this old thread.

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