Free Real Estate Vocabulary Flashcards

Pass the real exam by knowing all of the vital real estate vocabulary terms that are crucial to passing the real estate licensing examination. Study all of the important real estate glossary terms and definitions, and pass with confidence!

C Horizon

The horizon (layer) of the Earth below the A and B horizons Called the substratum, it is usually not affected by rain, change of …

C.A.E.(Certified Assessment Evaluator)

An assessor who, through the completion of required courses, experience, and examination, has earned this designation by the International Association of Assessing Officers

Cabinet Work

Any interior carpentry which will be seen and must be finished with skill and care One who does this work is called a cabinet …


Inventory of real property in a community for tax and assessment purposes


A watertight chamber in which men work underwater, or in an open excavation where loose soil or sand cave in on the workers It …

Cal-Vet Loans

Real estate loans available to armed forces veterans from California, at low interest rates

California Ranch Architecture

A sprawling, one story, ranch-style building, lending itself to interior flexibility in floor plan design


In metes and bounds description, the angle and distance of a given line or arc Each call is usually preceeded by the word “then” …

Call Date

Originally a term used when a bond is redeemed prior to maturity, it is now also used in describing mortgages [See Call(2)]

Call Loan

A loan payable upon demand

Call Option

A clause in a note and mortgage allowing the lender to demand full payment of the loan before the full term

Call Provision

Clause that lets the lender demand full payment of a loan immediately (verb: call a note)