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!

Fannie Mae

See: FNMA

Farm

(1) A large parcel of land devoted to raising crops (2) Land used for producing dairy products (dairy farm) or raising certain fish or …

Farmer Home Administration (FMHA)

The federal agency which makes, participates in, and insures loans for rural housing and farms

Fascia

A flat, long finishing band or board, used at the outer edge of a cornice, or to conceal rafter ends

Fast Food Restaurant

A limited menu restaurant, offering quick service, low prices, and usually over-the-counter service rather than table service

Fathom

A measure of depths used at sea, being six feet

FDIC

See: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Feasibility Survey

A study of an area before construction of a project, to determine the probable financial success of the project

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

The federal corporation which insures against loss of deposits in banks and, since 1989, in savings associations

Federal Discount Rate

The interest rate charged to member banks borrowing from the federal reserve bank(s)

Federal Fair Housing Law

Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act which forbids discrimination in the sale or rental of residential property because of race, color, sex, religion …

Federal Funds Rate

The Federal Reserve’s target for short-term interest rates