: a sale of property on terms determined by conference of the seller and buyer — compare auction
Examples of private treaty in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebSecurity equipment like full-body scanners and automatic passport gates will be available through private treaty sales after a security check of the buyers.
Palko Karasz, New York Times, 20 Apr. 2018 Brownfield's areas of expertise include farmland, private treaty brokerage, auctions and buyer or seller representation.
Michelle Mullins, Naperville Sun, 23 Mar. 2018
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