Real Estate, Mortgage and Title terms

"The real estate industry has its own unique language and, without some knowledge of this language, you may find yourself a bit confused if you become involved in a real estate transaction. Here is a list and explanation of commonly used terms and phrases in the real estate industry. The following terms are defined only in their real estate, mortgage or title insurance contexts and may have completely different meanings in other contexts. If you want more information we advise you to seek legal counsel."

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