sale-leaseback

English translation: An arrangement in which a seller deeds property to a buyer and the buyer simultaneously leases the property back to the seller.

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English term or phrase:sale-leaseback
English translation:An arrangement in which a seller deeds property to a buyer and the buyer simultaneously leases the property back to the seller.
Entered by: Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.

01:56 Oct 20, 2004
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Marketing - Marketing / Market Research
English term or phrase: sale-leaseback
What is the meaning of sale-leaseback here:

All sale-leaseback transactions, regardless of dollar value, must be pre-approved by an officer not lower than the rank of Sales Manager.
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explanation below
Explanation:
SALE-LEASEBACK
A financing technique whereby an owner of an asset sells the asset to another party and immediately leases the asset from the other party under agreement. This technique would free up capital that was invested in the asset and also allow write-off of the lease expenditures as an operating expense.


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Note added at 3 mins (2004-10-20 02:00:30 GMT)
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Ref: http://www.small-business-dictionary.org/default.asp?term=SA...

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Note added at 6 mins (2004-10-20 02:03:38 GMT)
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Another Definition:

An arrangement in which a seller deeds property to a buyer for cash or other consideration, and the buyer simultaneously leases the property back to the seller, usually on a long-term basis.

Ref: http://www.investordictionary.com/definition/Sale-leaseback....

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Note added at 9 mins (2004-10-20 02:06:09 GMT)
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Another one:
- The practice of retailers building new stores and selling them to real estate investors who then lease the buildings back to the retailers on a long term basis.

Ref: http://www.marketingpower.com/live/mg-dictionary.php?SearchF...
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Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Bangladesh
Local time: 22:02
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Explanation:
SALE-LEASEBACK
A financing technique whereby an owner of an asset sells the asset to another party and immediately leases the asset from the other party under agreement. This technique would free up capital that was invested in the asset and also allow write-off of the lease expenditures as an operating expense.


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Note added at 3 mins (2004-10-20 02:00:30 GMT)
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Ref: http://www.small-business-dictionary.org/default.asp?term=SA...

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Note added at 6 mins (2004-10-20 02:03:38 GMT)
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Another Definition:

An arrangement in which a seller deeds property to a buyer for cash or other consideration, and the buyer simultaneously leases the property back to the seller, usually on a long-term basis.

Ref: http://www.investordictionary.com/definition/Sale-leaseback....

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Note added at 9 mins (2004-10-20 02:06:09 GMT)
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Another one:
- The practice of retailers building new stores and selling them to real estate investors who then lease the buildings back to the retailers on a long term basis.

Ref: http://www.marketingpower.com/live/mg-dictionary.php?SearchF...

Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Bangladesh
Local time: 22:02
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Native speaker of: Native in BengaliBengali
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