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English Real Estate Translation Glossary

English term English translation
"drive-by" valuations appraisals or valuations made by looking at the outside of the properties
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
180”+ bucks bucks (male deer) with antlers measuring 180 inches or more
Entered by: Charles Davis
Acquired: 3Q02 Bought: 3rd quarter 2002
Applications are pending in Land Registry .... applications to the Land Registry is pending and not registered yet
Bd vs. Ba bedroom(s) and bathroom(s)
communicative street A location which is well-connected in terms of walking, road, and public transport
Entered by: Peter Skipp
compromising affecting in a bad way (the main residence)
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher
declaration of condominium joint-ownership agreement/contract
double-height Twice height of windows in other storeys
entry-level housing housing suitable for people who have not previously had a home of their own
Federal & State tenants federal owners and state owners of tenements
formed established
high barriers to entry, and an arduous ‎zoning and approval process The land is very expensive to buy, and the zoning regulations make it difficult to build ...
hypothecate The bank retains legal ownership of the property until the debt is paid off BUT
in possession in possession of the premises
Entered by: B D Finch
In-House Lender Affiliate An Associate
Landed property houses with gardens (lands)
leaving issue having descendants
Located off of Highway 441 located close to highway 441
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
medium surface medium-size surface
new construction apartment newly constructed apartment, newly built apartment
Entered by: Walter Landesman
non-marketable not appealing or essential enough on the current market to attract buyers
Notice caveat
Entered by: lorenab23
one-family home/two-family home single-dwelling/two-dwelling building
open-ended tenancy no fixed termination date for tenancy
Entered by: William [Bill] Gray
opportunities options
Entered by: Alok Tiwari
positive spread, (property yields vs. interest rates) the difference between the profit from property and other investments
real estate contracts property and construction contracts (UK, AUS & NZ)
Entered by: Matheus Chaud
right on/of land ownership land ownership rights
s/t rt servient tenement right
Entered by: lorenab23
s/tease servient tenement easement
statement bulkheads (partitition) walls used as architectural statements or features to make them stand out
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher
stay 30 days reserved and 60 days walk in per year Reserve your 30-day per year stay period in advance and have another 60 days here and there without reserving...
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher
supported bed-sit bed-sit with support services
Entered by: Monika Rozwarzewska
the unique acreage living country living (on acres of land)
Entered by: Alok Tiwari
to wind up estate to sell/to dispose
Entered by: Kathi Stock
usufruct a legal right
yield compression the limitation of the yield (appreciation) potential for a callable bond in a declining interest rate environment...etc.

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