Free Real Estate Vocabulary Flashcards

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Proceedings under federal bankruptcy statutes to relieve a debtor (bankrupt) from insurmountable debt The bankrupt’s property is distributed by the court to the creditors …

Bargain and sale deed

A deed that carries with it no warranties against liens or other encumbrances but that does imply the grantor has the right to convey …

Barge Couple

Either of the two rafters supporting the part of a gable roof which extends beyond the supporting wall

Barge Course

Tiling on a gable roof projecting beyond the supporting wall


A board (often carved or ornamented) which hangs from the projecting edge of a sloping roof Also called a vergeboard


A farm building used to store hay, grain, farm equipment, and to house livestock


A unit of solid or liquid measure, varying with each trade For example: A barrel of water if 31 1/2 gallons, oil 42 gallons


The lowest part of a construction member That which bears the load See also: Base Title

Base And Meridian

See: Base Line; Meridian

Base fee

A determinable fee estate that may be inherited

Base line

One of a set of imaginary lines running east and west and crossing a principal meridian at a definite point Base lines are used …

Base Map

A map having background information, such as state, county, or city boundaries, upon which more detailed data is plotted