THESE DAYS NO ONE WANTS to buy something sight unseen
We especially looked for ones that publishing insiders were really pushing and that had a lot of "buzz" going--even sight unseen
by ordinary readers.
Consider the January sale, when a collector in London purchased a rare painting for $150,000 sight unseen
! Another buyer paid $105,000 for a painting in the one-day sale, grossing over $600,000 on some 500 lots.
* If asked to purchase goods sight unseen
, compare the prices and warranties with those offered by local businesses.
Customers shopping for imaging equipment and supplies at B & H Photo-Video-Pro Audio previously faced the inconvenience of buying products sight unseen
. If customers didn't like a product, they were forced to go through the process of returning and re-ordering.
Big land companies, such as Florida Fruit Lands and Everglades Plantation, bought tracts of undeveloped wetlands and then sold more than 18,000 parcels to unsuspecting buyers, mostly in 10-acre chunks, usually sight unseen
. Settlers found that clearing the thick swamp vegetation was an arduous task that involved sawing, chopping, hacking, pulling, rooting, cutting, prying, yanking, splitting and finally burning.
But, there are many opportunities that pass by your door every day, sight unseen
. The key is do you recognize them?
"But it's funny how people will assume what they will, sight unseen
, until they see our show and are enlightened.
The bulk of the vehicles are bought sight unseen
. Nevertheless, there is typically a flurry of preceding emails and phone calls between buyer and seller.
Buying a plant sight unseen
makes me a little nervous.
According to the owners, who pride themselves on catering to the thrill of discovery with one-of-a-kind pieces, customers have already placed orders for the dinnerware, sight unseen
. At least one high-end department store has expressed some interest in the line, but Schreick and Cipperman were quiet on the details.
With few certified engines available for testing, it is not reasonable to expect the trucking industry to buy engines sight unseen
. The adoption of the new engines is going to be delayed as trucking companies pre-buy truck engines in anticipation of the October 1 deadline.