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OTHER WORDS FROM forbearancenon·for·bear·ance, noun
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What does forbearance mean in real estate?
Forbearance is a form of repayment relief granted by a lender that temporarily postpones payments due from a borrower, while interest on the loan typically continues to accrue. The terms of forbearance are negotiated between the borrower and the lender.
Examples of forbearance in a sentence
“Forbearance doesn’t mean your payments are forgiven or erased. You are still required to repay any missed or reduced payments in the future, which in most cases may be repaid over time.”
—“Learn about mortgage relief options and protections” Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Retrieved August 19, 2020.
“In most cases the length of the [forbearance] plan will not exceed 18 months from the first reduced or suspended payment, and will stipulate commencement of foreclosure action if you default on the agreement.”
—LaTonya S. Johnson, The Game of Foreclosure and How to Play It, second edition (1995), page 22. Retrieved August 19, 2020 from Google Books.
Example sentences from the Web for forbearance
Parenting a preschooler is hard (believe me, I know), and it takes a lot of time, energy, and forbearance to do it right.Why Giving Adderall to Toddlers Is So Completely, Utterly Wrong|Russell Saunders|May 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But selfies, like people, deserve our forgiveness, our forbearance, and our support.In Defense of the Selfie, Oxford English Dictionary’s Word of the Year|James Poulos|November 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But in the here and now of it, I ask for your patience, and forbearance, while I give it a shot.
He was a master of hilm—grace and forbearance—and used force only when absolutely necessary.
The Abb Radiguet, full of forbearance, did well in preaching forgiveness; they feared an accident.The Fte At Coqueville|Emile Zola
Forbearance and self-control smooth the road of life, and open many ways which would otherwise remain closed.Character|Samuel Smiles
I know not whether by fatigue in walking, or by forbearance of tea.Life Of Johnson, Volume 5|Boswell
The expression on the face of Deerfoot showed231 that all forbearance was ended.The Hunters of the Ozark|Edward S. Ellis
She treated that wretched boy with the most Christian forbearance during the rest of the meal.The World's Greatest Books, Volume V.|Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.