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leaseback

[lees-bak] /ˈlisˌbæk/
noun
1.
the disposal of a building, land, or other property to a buyer under special arrangements for simultaneously leasing it on a long-term basis to the original seller, usually with an option to renew the lease.
Also called sale and leaseback, sale-leaseback.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; noun use of verb phrase lease back
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  • It plans some one-off tricks, such as the sale and leaseback of its property portfolio.
  • Sale-leaseback transactions are still being suggested as an option for elderly homeowners.
British Dictionary definitions for leaseback

leaseback

/ˈliːsˌbæk/
noun
1.
a property transaction in which the buyer leases the property to the seller
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