close the sale

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close the sale

Also, close the deal; close on a sale or deal . Complete a transaction, as in Jack was delighted to close the sale. This term applies to such transactions as the sale of a house, also put as closing on a house, as well as negotiations leading up to a sale. The latter was also put as to close a bargain, a phrase used by Charles Dickens and other 19th-century writers: "He closed the bargain directly it reached his ears," Nicholas Nickleby, 1838.
See also: close, sale
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American International Group (AIG) is reportedly in talks to sell its aircraft leasing arm to a Chinese conglomerate after missing a deadline to close the deal last month.
Even if we close the deal tomorrow he wouldn't be able to do it, because of all the paperwork.
Fox did not say when Verizon intended to close the deal.
DUBAI: Borse Dubai expects to close the deal to take over Nordic stock exchange operator OMX by February, its chief executive said yesterday.
Once we've done that, we're able to close the deal, and accomplish what the traditional lender would call 'impossible.
has a sales contract for the waterfront property at Mile Marker 54 and expects to close the deal in December.
If they can't close the deal, Chicago-based owner Jack McDermott will walk away with the $500,000 deposit and an improved facility.
The companies expect to close the deal in the second quarter of 2002.
have notified federal regulators that the Indian company planning to buy a majority stake in Film Roman no longer has the cash to close the deal.
Think of a sales person with an important prospect or client meeting in the next half-hour searching all over the company's Intranet trying to find the precise information needed to close the deal.
The $13 million cash required to close the deal came from the company's three major stockholders, the company's other bank lender and the company's former parent.
Everyone has a special situation and unique needs, and it's our job to be able to work with those requirements and close the deal quickly.
officials say they will continue to own the Las Vegas Hilton after a Los Angeles developer failed to close the deal by Monday's deadline.
By paying out the seller with a subordinated loan, the buyer can close the deal without having to give up more equity by attracting another investor.
Don't ever close the deal until you genuinely believe that all the key decision makers are really ready to sign on to the project.