Free Real Estate Vocabulary Flashcards

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A beam, the cross-section of which is the shape of a capital H


The clause in a deed, following the granting clause, which defines the extent of the estate of the grantee

Habendum clause

The deed clause beginning “to have and to hold,” which defines or limits the extend of ownership in the state granted by the deed

Habitable Room

A room used for living area, such as a kitchen, bedroom, dining room, etc, as opposed to bathrooms, closets, hallways, and similar spaces Generally, …


A legal term meaning the place which a person inhabits (lives) The layman’s meaning of a place where someone “lives” is probably the closest …


An estate, farm, or, commonly, even a house Originally, the royal estate

Hack Stand

An area where taxicabs may park to solicit fares

Half Section

One half of a section of land, divided either North and South, or East and WestSee also: Section


Residential construction exposing the timber frame of the interior walls, the space between being lath and plaster In simulated half- timbering, the attaching of …


Originally, a large building used as a meeting place, such as a town hall The term has also become synonymous with “hallway”, the latter …


A small village or town


A lineal measure equal to four inches, the approximate width of a man’s hand Most commonly used to measure the height of a horse