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$40 a cut for 40 minutes seems to be a good price. How does that rate per minute compare with your other jobs in that area?

Also, if you want to show an overhead view, it would help teach others how to bid too. You can take out any specific references in the image if you'd like.
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$40 a cut for 40 minutes seems to be a good price. How does that rate per minute compare with your other jobs in that area?

Also, if you want to show an overhead view, it would help teach others how to bid too. You can take out any specific references in the image if you'd like.
Here is the property before it was renovated. Most of the area to the right of the building is now all asphalt.



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So that property could be approximately 150ft by 200ft.
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