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I use Facebook Marketplace alongside Craigslist as a source for buying LOCAL items in person.

The Today's Picks for You feature is sometimes good for surfacing items I might be interested it.

Ships to you items

However, recently many or most of these items have become Ships to you items that are not local.

I am never going to buy these non-local shipping items. I never want to see them suggested.

How can I hide every item that is not available for local pickup?

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The workaround I am currently using is to "Sort By" "Distance" "Nearest First"

This gets rid of all the "ships to you", but also presents a lot of items that don't match my search term.

Facebook gonna Facebook.

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    Unfortunately, this doesn't work in all FB clients. FBsux.
    – Huliax
    Dec 3, 2020 at 0:34
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Adding the URL parameter ?deliveryMethod=local_pick_up filters to only Local Pickup items.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace?deliveryMethod=local_pick_up

This method can filter "all items" to only Local Pickup, without selecting a category. It doesn't seem to be available via the user interface, so add the URL parameter manually or click the link above.

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