forced sale

/fɔ:st 'seɪl/ noun
a sale which takes place because a court orders it or because it is the only way to avoid a financial crisis

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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  • forced sale — A sale made at the time and in the manner prescribed by law, in virtue of execution issued on a judgment already rendered by a court of competent jurisdiction; a sale made under the process of the court, and in the mode prescribed by law. A sale… …   Black's law dictionary

  • forced sale — noun a sale of property by the sheriff under authority of a court s writ of execution in order satisfy an unpaid obligation (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑sheriff s sale, ↑execution sale, ↑judicial sale • Hypernyms: ↑sale, ↑sales agreement * * * Law …   Useful english dictionary

  • forced sale — sale made against the will of the seller …   English contemporary dictionary

  • forced sale — A sale other than at the will and pleasure of the owner. An execution sale; a sale on foreclosure; a sale made under the authority of any judicial proceeding at law or in equity which seeks to appropriate the property to the payment of debts,… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • forced sale — Law. a sale held as a result of a judicial order. [1840 50, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • forced sale — A sale that has to take place because it has been ordered by a court or because it is necessary to raise funds to avoid bankruptcy or liquidation …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • forced sale — /fɔ:st seɪl/ noun a sale which takes place because a court orders it or because it is the only way to avoid a financial crisis …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • sale — n 1 a: the transfer of title to property from one party to another for a price; also: the contract of such a transaction see also short 1 2 compare barter, donation …   Law dictionary

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