Alligator Property

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Definition: Alligator Property

Alligator Property

Full Definition of Alligator Property

A property which was purchased at the apex of a real estate cycle and becomes a financial liability due to mortgage payments, property taxes, insurance and maintenance fees outweighing its generated income, causing the owner to incur a negative cash flow.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Alligator Property are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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