Backup Offer

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Definition: Backup Offer

Backup Offer

Full Definition of Backup Offer

An offer to buy or lease real estate that becomes effective if a prior contract falls through. For example, a buyer may make a backup offer on a property already under contract to another party in the hopes that the other party will be unable to purchase the property.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Backup Offer. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
December 02, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Backup Offer. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 02, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Backup Offer. Retrieved December 02, 2021
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Backup Offer 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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