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negative equity

noun [U] uk   us   UK
a situation in which the value of a house has become less than the amount of money its owner borrowed in order to buy it
Translations of “negative equity”
in Chinese (Traditional) 負資產,資產負值(指資產值低於抵押值)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负资产,资产负值(指资产值低于抵押值)…
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