Act of postponing a closing for another day or place. Adjournments of closing can occur for a variety of reasons including the lack of an appropriate closing statement, one or more parties being unable to be present, or an irregularity in the title report or credit check. If both parties agree to the adjournment, the closing may be rescheduled. In the event of a cancellation, the purchase contract may be jeopardized, dependent in par on the cancellation clause.
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