Definition of Execution sale
1. Noun. A sale of property by the sheriff under authority of a court's writ of execution in order satisfy an unpaid obligation.
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Literary usage of Execution sale
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1. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1922)
"Even though an advertisement of an execution sale in anticipation of the dissolution of an order restraining any sale or attempt to sell was a violation of ..."
2. A Practical Treatise on Abstracts and Examinations of Title to Real Property by George William Warvelle (1921)
"Title under execution sale. A purchaser at an execution sale succeeds to all the rights which the judgment debtor had,17 and takes the same title possessed ..."
3. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"execution sale. As transfer, see "Transfer." Forced sale synonymous, see "Forced Sale." 1n most states the distinction bas been consistently maintained ..."
4. The Law of Mortgages, of Real and Personal Property: Being a General View of by Francis Hilliard (1856)
"Whether seizin of the mortgagor is necessary, to authorize an execution sale of his right. 78. Right of redeeming subsequent mortgages ..."