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seller's market

A market in which demand is greater than supply, thus creating better conditions for sellers than for buyers. Since I'm buying in a seller's market, I'm really nervous that I won't be able to find a house in my price range.
See also: market

a ˌseller’s ˈmarket

a situation in which people selling something have an advantage, because there is not a lot of a particular item for sale, and prices can be kept high: We just can’t afford to buy a house at the moment. It’s a seller’s market, and there’s nothing we can do about it. OPPOSITE: a buyer’s market
See also: market
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There is a lot of cash out there chasing commercial loans, so it's really becoming a sellers market, thus making it the perfect time for banks and investors alike to optimize their portfolio returns through asset allocation sales, because they will get top bids.
We're coming to the end of the sellers market cycle in the housing markets," said Alexis McGee, president of Foreclosures.
Although banks are the most active participants in the overall credit derivative sector, hedge funds are also becoming a meaningful part of the buyer's market, and insurance/monolines/reinsurance companies have rapidly emerged as key players in the sellers market," said Grossman.
I feel that the Company is on the verge of an explosion in the IAQ sector, which leads me to believe that we are about to enter a very aggressive sellers market.
Michael Guyer, a Florida licensed auctioneer and real estate broker, is determined to provide buyers with bargains and deals in today's current sellers market.