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Definition of

negative equity


when property is worth less than it cost a situation in which a fall in prices leads to a property being worth less than was paid for it

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Definitions of ’negative equity’ and meaning of ’negative equity’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’negative equity’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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