seller's market

Definition

A market which has more buyers than sellers. High prices result from this excess of demand over supply.

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It was a seller's market and I did not pay much attention to it because I was a buyer and liked doing that.

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Homebuilders Incorporated had to hire 50 new construction workers because it was a seller's market and the shortage of existing homes was causing home buyers to consider building new homes.

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After the economic decline, the housing market shifted from a seller's market with demand outstripping supply to a buyerïs market where an over-saturated market led to lower prices.

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