What is short sale of stocks?

Answer The short sale of stocks may also be referred to as selling short or taking a short position. Short selling is an advanced stock trading technique and an investor should be aware of the rules and p... Read More »

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What happens to a judgement balance in a real estate short sale in New York state. If there is no equity in the sale will the judgement be released?

In any state, Judgements are usually filed with a court. In order for the Judgement to be released, someone -- preferably the party that filed the Judgement -- must be satisfied before the Judgemen... Read More »

What is a short sell in stocks?

Short selling describes a series of transactions where investors borrow shares of stock and immediately sell them for cash. At a later date, short sellers return to the market and buy to cover, or ... Read More »

What does short sale mean?

Short sales are designed to help a borrower avoid foreclosure on a home. Short sales are one choice borrowers should consider if they owe more on their mortgage than the property is worth and they ... Read More »

What does a short sale mean?

Short sale is a term used in real estate when a mortgage lender agrees to sell a house at a discount of the original mortgage price. The borrowing homeowner avoids foreclosure and all money from th... Read More »