AgDirect®, one of the leading equipment financing programs in the nation, shares insights on factors influencing used equipment values so you can make the most of your next sale, trade-in or purchase.
To help you make an informed decision about what a used piece of equipment is worth, this guide will walk you through dealership, auction and private party purchases.
Looking to lease equipment? This guide has you covered, too!
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Purchase, lease and refinance options available on new and used equipment sold through farm equipment dealers – with 2-7 years* (up to 10-year term* on pivots). Easy application and quick credit decisions.
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Purchase and lease options with pre-sale credit decisions available on equipment sold through auctions – minimum purchase price of $25,000 (before down payment). Ag-friendly terms.
Purchase and lease options available on equipment sold through private party transactions – minimum purchase price of $25,000 (before down payment). Ag-friendly terms.
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