The best time to sell a motorcycle depends on various factors, including the economy, demand for motorcycles in your area, the make and model of your motorcycle, and the overall condition of the bike. However, you may be asking yourself “Is now a good time to sell my motorcycle? ”
Well, let’s look at these factors and hopefully, it’ll help you decide if now is a good time to sell your motorcycle. For our part, we are always ready to buy used motorcycles and we are ready to travel to pick up your used motorcycle and pay cash!
Season: Generally, the spring and summer months are more favorable for selling motorcycles as more people tend to be interested in riding during those times. In spring after the weather breaks (especially in the north), and through the middle of summer, demand for used motorcycles is exceptionally high. We buy as many motorcycles as we can and pay top dollar for them. For your part, you may want to ride through the summer and sell later in fall or winter. That’s where other factors can make a difference in the value of your motorcycle.
Market Demand: Research the local motorcycle market to determine if there is currently a high demand for motorcycles. If there is a strong demand, it might be a good time to sell. We have done the research and the location, and state of the economy for instance make a big difference. The market demand for motorcycles during the holidays for example will tick up when people are looking for that very special gift. That may make it a good time to sell your motorcycle and get a little more for it.
Other Factors In Timing
Mileage and Condition: The condition of your motorcycle and its mileage will impact its resale value. If your motorcycle is in excellent condition with low mileage, it may fetch a higher price. The best way to learn what you can get for your motorcycle is to use our convenient, no-obligation request for a quote. We’ll take a look at what you sent us and will get back to you right away with a quote to buy your motorcycle from you.
Upgrades and Maintenance: If you’ve made significant upgrades to your motorcycle or have recently performed maintenance, these factors can positively influence the selling price. A bike in good condition and a bike that is well maintained is always in higher demand than one that has been neglected over time. Make sure you include that when looking for a motorcycle buyer.
Personal Circumstances: Your personal situation and need to sell your motorcycle may also influence your decision. We understand that there are times when you really don’t want to sell your motorcycle, but, life presents itself in various ways. There are many factors that can influence your decision to sell us your bike. Whatever your reason, we can help to reduce the stress by making it fast and easy and pay a fair price. We will arrange to pick up the motorcycle anywhere in the continental US.