If I needed new in box I would probably do this. However, they are single trigger and pistol grip, which is not what I think of when I and thinking sxs, I want two triggers and a straight stock.
Franchis usually have some OK wood. And they got 'em in 12 and 20 bore. Oh, yes, and for what it is worth, they are non-selective - the right tube goes bang first.
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Single Oz., is right about the Spanish guns.
By the way, $1K is no where close to the "mid-range" for a sxs new or used.