Define: Market Value

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Market Value

Quick Summary of Market Value

The price that a home will get on the market, based on comparisons to similar homes that have sold recently in the area.


Examples of Market Value in a sentence

Using the internet, anyone can determine the market value of their home before deciding what price to put on it.
The real estate agent informed her that the market value of her home has doubled since she purchased it.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Market Value are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 15th February 2020.