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    Default How to reply reducing price

    I have a buyer emailing me that he cannot afford that.

    I am going to email him back to with a reduced price specially for him only.

    How can I say it? Please give me some examples. Thanks

    Not sure if it is right to say:

    I will reduce it to $___ ?

    I would be willing to reduce to $___ ?

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    Default Re: How to reply reducing price

    Quote Originally Posted by goodstudent View Post
    I have a buyer emailing me that he cannot afford that something.

    I am going to email him back to with a reduced price especially for him. only.

    How can I say it? Please give me some examples. Thanks.

    I'm not sure if it is right to say:

    I will reduce it to $___ ?

    I would be willing to reduce to $___ ?
    You can say either but it depends which one you mean. Are you simply telling him that you are willing to reduce the price and then you'll wait to hear what he says before actually reducing it (in which case sentence 2 is fine) or are you simply reducing it directly and offering him that price (in which case sentence 1 is good).

    How about "Thank you for your email detailing your concerns about the price of [product name]. In this instance, I am exceptionally prepared to offer you this product at a reduced cost of $XXX. Please note that this is a time-limited offer. Please let me know within 48 hours if you wish to purchase the item at the reduced price and I will make the necessary arrangements."

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    Default Re: How to reply reducing price

    I am simply reducing it directly and offering him a reduced price (which I am going to email him)

    This is what happened: The buyer first contacted me asking about the price, and I have replied him my asking price. Then he emailed me again saying he cannot go nearly that high

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