Distressed Sales

Distressed Sales,

Distressed Sales Meanings:

  1. Additional sales, also called incremental sales, occur when a property, inventory or other asset needs to be sold quickly. Depressed sales often result in financial losses to sellers who have to accept lower prices for financial reasons. Proceeds from these assets are often used to pay off debts or medical bills, or in other emergencies.

    • Emergency sales occur when the seller urgently needs to sell an asset, usually to pay off a debt or medical bill, or for another emergency.
    • Short sale is a type of emergency sale in which homeowners try to sell their property even if the current market value is less than the debtor's debt.
    • A difficult sale often causes financial loss to the seller because the buyer realizes that the seller is in a hurry and offers a lower price.
    • Buying a property through foreclosure or emergency sale may mean that the property is in poor condition.

Literal Meanings of Distressed Sales


Meanings of Distressed:
  1. Suffering from fear, sadness or pain.

Sentences of Distressed
  1. The news of his death shocked me.

Synonyms of Distressed

shattered, grieved, grief-stricken, despairing, broken-hearted, grieving, devastated, crushed, heavy-hearted, desolate, inconsolable, anguished, suffering


Meanings of Sales:
  1. Exchanging goods for money, selling something.

  2. The length of time a store or retailer sells a product at a discount.

Sentences of Sales
  1. We stopped selling

  2. January sales will begin this week

Synonyms of Sales

transaction, vending, deal, bargain, selling, disposal