sheriff's sale

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Noun1.sheriff's sale - a sale of property by the sheriff under authority of a court's writ of execution in order satisfy an unpaid obligationsheriff's sale - a sale of property by the sheriff under authority of a court's writ of execution in order satisfy an unpaid obligation
sales agreement, sale - an agreement (or contract) in which property is transferred from the seller (vendor) to the buyer (vendee) for a fixed price in money (paid or agreed to be paid by the buyer); "the salesman faxed the sales agreement to his home office"
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The issues of foreclosure, evictions, and sheriff sales are happening everyday.
Locate properties scheduled for foreclosure through classified ads under foreclosure notices, auction sales, or sheriff sales.
Bessler further stated, "We are pleased to see that most of the loans reported are through the legal system and are scheduled for sheriff sales within the next quarter.