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Neighbourly Market - Selling or giving away items

Neighbourly Market is the perfect place to sell or give away items you no longer need or want. For easy trading, we recommend creating a new listing for each item. Your neighbours can then private message you to discuss your item and arrange a trade. 

To list an item in Neighbourly Market using the Neighbourly app:

  • Tap POST A MESSAGE at the top of the home screen

  • Tap ITEM TO SELL

  • Tap your neighbourhood name to choose who will see your listing. You can select your own neighbourhood, nearby neighbourhoods, or a group you are a member of. Tap DONE to save your selection

  • Tap SET PRICE to add an asking price, or tap NEGOTIABLE if you’re open to offers. If you're happy to give away your item, tap FREE

  • Add a subject (listing title)

  • Write your message (description of your item) 

  • Tap the blue camera icon to upload images. This will open up your phone’s albums where you can select up to 5 images. Tap DONE to save your selections, then tap the green tick to add the images to your listing

  • Tap POST

To list an item in Neighbourly Market using the Neighbourly Market app (iOS or Android): 

  • Select SELL from the bottom navigation bar

  • Take a photo of your item with your device's camera, or select USE AN EXISTING PHOTO

  • Enter a price or leave as negotiable, or tap the switch next to FREE if you're giving your item away 

  • Tap LIST ITEM

To list an item in Neighbourly Market using the Neighbourly website:

  • Click on POST A MESSAGE, EVENT, POLL OR URGENT ALERT TO NEIGHBOURS at the top of the home newsfeed 

  • CHOOSE NEIGHBOURS - select your own neighbourhood, nearby neighbourhoods, or a group you are a member of

  • Add a subject (listing title)

  • Write your message (description of your item) 

  • CHOOSE CATEGORY - select BUY SELL & FREE STUFF and then SELL or FREE STUFF. When selecting SELL you can also set a price for your item. Leave this blank to show the price as negotiable. 

  • Click ADD AN IMAGE OR DOCUMENT to upload photos 

  • Click POST 

Once your listing is live, your neighbours can send you a private message to discuss the item. 

 

To select a winner: 

- In your email notification select MARK ITEM AS SOLD TO THIS MEMBER

OR

- In the private message conversation click MARK THIS MEMBER AS THE WINNER 

OR

- On your listing, click MARK AS SOLD TO.../MARK AS TAKEN BY... and select your neighbour's name from the menu 

The winner will be sent an email letting them know they have won your item. You can continue arranging payment and collection with the winner, while other members will be notified that your item is no longer available.  

 

Also see: 

Neighbourly Market - What can I sell on Neighbourly?

Neighbourly Market - Buying or claiming Items

Neighbourly Market - Best practices