By default, ALL responses will show on public views. Response text field area uses core WordPress Comments module to allow two parties the ability to talk back and forth about the listing. This can even be used as a Review box or even as a Service Request box.
Check OnList Options to Allow Individual Authors to Choose Response View.
To allow the authors to choose whether or not they want to receive comments for their listing, check the box “Check to Allow Individual Authors to Choose Response View*. This will allow the authors to turn off comment on their individual listingsor not.
*If Show Comments Form is activated.